How To Find Affordable Flights Without Going Broke: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares

How To Find Affordable Airfares: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares
[caption id="attachment_3912" align="alignright" width="300"] How To Find Affordable Airfares: The Ultimate Guide To Finding Low Airfares[/caption] I've been meaning to write this post about "how to find affordable flights without going broke" for a few years now and then Tonya over on The Traveling Mom's facebook page asked: "I need to buy tickets for some upcoming flights but need some...
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Black Friday/Cyber Monday Travel Deals

Black Friday Travel Deals
There are many Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel deals out there. I've done a round up of these deals. Take a look: Air China London to Asia Black Friday Sale Promotional Rules Must be booked online only airchina.co.uk; Valid: November 25-27, 2016 Travel Dates: Jan. 3-19, 2017, Feb. 3-Mar. 24, 2017, Apr. 17-Jun 23, 2017, Aug. 9-oct. 4, 2017, Oct. 12-Dec. 8, 2017 Only Air Chi...
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7 Things You Must Do Before You Take That Flight

After you've bought that hard earned ticket for your trip, the experience does not stop there. Here are a few things you must do before you take that flight: 1). Download the Airline App - Almost every airline has an App. This where you can view your reservation, make changes, find an airport Club, check-in for your flight, check your flight's status, check if you are on the upgrade list, acces...
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Ryanair Now Has A Loyalty Program of sorts

Ryanair offer
As you I'm very big on loyalty to a particular travel brand as it makes my travels so much easier. Upgrades, Priority boarding, better rooms, Airport Clubs, etc. are all a result of this.   [caption id="attachment_5301" align="alignleft" width="1024"] Ryanair offer (image from Ryanair.com)[/caption]   In comes Ryanair (FR) a low cost carrier based in Ireland with their own pr...
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Mistake Fares: Who wins?

  The answer: No one. Here's why. Someone posted that they paid a $210 fare for a flight from San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Auckland, New Zealand (AKL) recently. So it got me thinking... Total distance: 13,052 miles Total time (nonstop): 12:50 Taxes Paid: $117.76 (see below) Total Airline Received: $92.24 out of which they pay the online agency a commission. The typical fa...
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Trip Report (in 25 Pictures): United 1 (UA1) San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Singapore (SIN)

United 1: Airplane at gate in SIN. I tried to get a better shot, but the gate location and angle prevented it.
UA1/1 June 2016 San Francisco, CA (SFO) to Singapore (SIN) N36962| Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner Depart: 10:55p Arrive: 6:15a two days later; 3 June 2016 United Airlines.com | twitter | Facebook | Instagram | YouTube Ultra long flights are now a thing again and some months back United announced that they would be flying from San Francisco to Singapore which is a distance of 8,446M/13,593KM. Th...
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