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Holiday Travel Tips & Trends

The holiday season is typically one of the busiest travel periods of the year, and this year will be no different. Here are some holiday travel tips you can use… Read More…

Eight Ways to Make Your Flight More Enjoyable
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Eight Ways to Make Your Flight More Enjoyable

Long flights can be difficult for everyone—even seasoned travelers. Contributing writer Margaret Magnus knows firsthand—she’s been flying from Los Angeles to Mumbai about once a year for the past 23… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Best Airports for Long Layovers
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Travel Tip: The Best Airports for Long Layovers

No one really “likes” getting stuck at the airport, but some layovers are a little more interesting than others. I’m talking about the airports with some really cool activities. Here… Read More…

Travel Tip: Find Out Airport Security Wait Times Before You Leave
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Travel Tip: Find Out Airport Security Wait Times Before You Leave

Few things are more frustrating than arriving at the airport early only to get caught up in the security line. If only you could predict how long that line will be. Oh… Read More…

How Much are Airlines Making from Ancillary Revenue?
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How Much are Airlines Making from Ancillary Revenue?

Once upon a time, not so long ago, you bought an airline ticket, you checked your bags, they fed you, and you got to pick your seat. It was all… Read More…

Win a Free Stay in a KLM Plane in Amsterdam over Thanksgiving Weekend
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Win a Free Stay in a KLM Plane in Amsterdam over Thanksgiving Weekend

It’s already unconventional to turn a wide-bodied jet into a house. But what about renting one? If you’re looking for a truly unique place to “crash” over Thanksgiving weekend, you’re… Read More…

Your Complete Guide for Thanksgiving Travel 2014
Airlines & Airports

Your Complete Guide for Thanksgiving Travel 2014

In case you hadn’t noticed, Thanksgiving—the busiest travel period of the year—is almost upon us. According to one study from Orbitz, Thanksgiving fares are up 2 percent, while Christmas fares… Read More…

How to Fit it All in One Bag: Carry On Packing Tips
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing

How to Fit it All in One Bag: Carry On Packing Tips

Now that most airlines charge for a checked bag, we have all been forced to get creative when packing our free, carry-on bags (be careful, though, because some airlines like… Read More…

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Don’t Be That Guy: How to End #PassengerShaming

Thanks to the viral #PassengerShaming accounts on nearly every social media outlet, passengers performing repulsive and obnoxious behavior—whilst confined to a densely-packed, flying metal tube—are finally receiving a bit of… Read More…

What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?
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What Do Passengers Hate Most About Airlines?

As frequent—or even infrequent—flyers, there are often things that can get on our nerves. But is there anything you flat-out HATE about airlines? This summer, Spirit Airlines conducted a survey… Read More…

Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel
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Despite Rising Airfares, You Can Still Save on Thanksgiving Travel

Today, I went on CBS This Morning to talk about holiday travel—and what you need to do to get the best airfare rates. Let’s start with the bad news. Airfares for holiday… Read More…