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Kids’ Time in Airports

It used to be that a long airport layover with kids was something parents dreaded. These days, airports are actually catering to tiny travelers. Airports have finally begun to recognize… Read More…

Travel Tip: Average After-Ticket Costs
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Average After-Ticket Costs

Federal taxes, security taxes, baggage fees, airport landing fees — all of these are part of the costs of flying, but they’re rarely disclosed on your ticket price. But they… Read More…

Travel Detective Blog: Common Sense Airline Security?
The Travel Detective® Blog / Airlines & Airports

Travel Detective Blog: Common Sense Airline Security?

Two items in the news recently underscored — in fact, screamed — for common sense and intelligence when it comes to airport and airline security. News item number one: The idiot… Read More…

Travel Tip: Frequent Flyer Miles…for Pets
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Travel with Pets

Travel Tip: Frequent Flyer Miles…for Pets

For those travelers who dread leaving their pets with the local kennel, or even with friends or family, there’s a frequent flyer solution that might work for you. Several airlines… Read More…

Travel Tip: Just How Clean Are Airplanes?
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Just How Clean Are Airplanes?

Just how clean are airplanes? A new survey asked passengers to rate the cleanliness of major American air carriers. This recent survey asked flyers to rank cleanliness on a scale of… Read More…

Planes Vs. Trains in Europe
Travel News / Airlines & Airports / Trains

Planes Vs. Trains in Europe

Once you get all the way to Europe, you can’t help but want to experience more than one country. But how do you get around without blowing your budget? Until… Read More…

Travel Detective Blog: Air Rehab
The Travel Detective® Blog / Airlines & Airports

Travel Detective Blog: Air Rehab

I’ve been doing some thinking about the current state of air travel, and I think it’s time to spice things up. We need to forget typical first class, or traditional… Read More…

Feel Good Airport Services
Travel News / Airlines & Airports

Feel Good Airport Services

Have you ever considered how much time you spend in airports? It may be more than you think. Recently, we conducted an informal survey to find out how early our readers… Read More…