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Travel Tip: Not All Driver’s Licenses Will Be Accepted at Airports
Airlines & Airports / Passport, Visa & Customs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Not All Driver’s Licenses Will Be Accepted at Airports

Most of us traveling within the U.S. have done so under the assumption that our driver’s license is an acceptable form of government ID for airport security. Now there’s news… Read More…

Travel Tip: Factors That Can Make Flying Better—Or Worse
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Factors That Can Make Flying Better—Or Worse

The results are in, and you’d better fasten your seat belt, that is…if it can actually fit around your waist. North Americans are the world’s heaviest flyers, with nearly one… Read More…

Travel Tip: Will We See the Return of High Speed Travel?
Airlines & Airports / Trains / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Will We See the Return of High Speed Travel?

High flying frequent travelers have been lamenting the end of Concorde flights more than ten years ago, and wondering if true high speed air travel will ever return. Well, never… Read More…

How You Can Move to Another Country With A Pet
Airlines & Airports / Travel with Pets

How You Can Move to Another Country With A Pet

Bringing a pet with you into another country can often be tricky, and in some cases next to impossible. Each country has varying rules and regulations, and some even require… Read More…

Travel Tip: How International Airfare is Becoming More Affordable
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How International Airfare is Becoming More Affordable

There’s been an interesting development in terms of domestic and international airline routes. It’s now often easier and less expensive to fly from Boston to Babcock than Boston to New… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Airline Seating Could Change in the Future

Just when you thought the challenge of airline seats — and airline seating — couldn’t get any more difficult, consider this. A French aircraft maker has announced plans to build… Read More…

Travel Tip: Bad Behavior That Can Get You Kicked Off A Plane
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Bad Behavior That Can Get You Kicked Off A Plane

As planes become more crowded, there have been a greater number of reports about passengers being refused boarding or getting thrown off their flights…for bad behavior. So what actually can… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Best Day to Buy Airline Tickets
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Best Day to Buy Airline Tickets

I’m always asked if there’s a best day to buy airline tickets. The simple answer: not really. But there are some days that are better than others. As a rule… Read More…

Travel Tip: Booking Online? Why the Country of Origin Matters
Airlines & Airports / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Booking Online? Why the Country of Origin Matters

Smart travelers have discovered an unspoken disparity in airfares on international flights. Because of different fare categories and foreign exchange rates (such as the power of the U.S. Dollar versus… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Find Healthy Food in Airports
Airlines & Airports / Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Find Healthy Food in Airports

Healthy food in airports. For years, that was more or less an oxymoron. Every time I’d go to an airport, I played a game of guessing the age of the… Read More…

Travel Tip: Why Cheaper Jet Fuel Doesn’t Mean Cheaper Airfare
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Why Cheaper Jet Fuel Doesn’t Mean Cheaper Airfare

With jet fuel being so low, does this mean you can expect lower airfares? The answer: keep dreaming. If you run the real numbers, you’ll discover that while the airlines… Read More…