Posts about ‘Flights’

Flying can be scary for some, but consider that business travelers alone make more than 405 million long-distance air trips annually and if they can do so it, so can you. Plus, do you really want a fear of flying to cause you to miss out on your next great vacation? Read on to discover [read more…]

As anyone who’s ever been stranded in Denver for 17 hours knows, airline travel often throws a curve ball. But if you’ve got a well-packed carryon, you’re good to go no matter what happens. Here, 12 things to always have on-hand. Twenty20 Element 1 1. Eye MaskWhether you’re trying to sleep on a red-eye or in [read more…]

Christmas, Hanukkah, The Holidays. Whatever you celebrate, there’s usually gift-giving involved. And if you’re tasked with gifting a traveler who’s always on the go, or has everything, or wants nothing, you may end up stuck in last-minute lines scrambling to find something that fits. But forget all that. A true traveler wants things that are [read more…]

People groan about layovers, and we can’t help but wonder why. The longer the layover, the more likely it is that we’ll be able to leave the airport and explore! With the inexpensive flights we love often come lengthy layovers—and here are a few of the best layover cities in Europe for making the most of it. London, [read more…]

Although we all long to cheer along at some certain summer games as a USA athlete claims the gold, the sky-high costs of getting to Rio will keep most of us away. Fortunately for all of us bound to the states, we can visit the beautiful relics of of the 1996 games in Atlanta. And what better [read more…]

Think flying can’t be cheap? We beg to differ, and we’ve got proof. You can find roundtrip airfare under $200 on the CheapTickets site, any day of the week. Here’s a sampling of the good stuff: Cheap flights for June Travel Dates Departure & Destination Starting Price June 3–7 Chicago to LA $161 June 4–7 Chicago to [read more…]

Call for all cheap travel tips, big and small! How cheap are you? So cheap that you have enough cheap travel tips to fill a book? That plethora of knowledge could win you 1 of 5 free vacations if you enter it into the Show Us Your Cheap contest. We’re giving away trips to 5 winners with the [read more…]

A year ago I moved from Ohio to Florida, a grueling 15 hour drive I luckily only had to make once. Since then, I’ve probably spent at least one weekend a month visiting my parents at home or friends out of state,  enough to know what my favorite thing on the menu is at all [read more…]

With so many factors constantly threatening to throw off your itinerary when you travel, the last thing you need is an added uncertainty surrounding your arrival to the airport. These airports and transit systems make it easy for the traveler needing to get from the airport to the city center cheap and fast.   O’Hare [read more…]

Airports wrote the book on overpriced food. Not getting your fill before you go through security, or not packing enough non-liquid snacks, could mean breaking the bank before you even take off. In the event that you didn’t have time to pack your own grub, traveling on a budget means crossing your fingers and hoping the [read more…]