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Say you have a child that must travel alone. What should you know? I consulted a young friend and the research became the topic of my latest column for ABC. Here are the highlights. Q: Do all airlines allow all children to travel alone? A: No. Most airlines don’t allow children under the age of … Read Kids on Planes Traveling Alone: Q&APosted In: Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Not going to keep you in suspense on the cheapest days to fly, but read the entire article because it includes other money-saving tips. LISTEN: What days to fly, what days not to fly. And here’s the best day to shop for airfare Cheapest Days of the Week Keep this in mind every time you shop … Read The 3 Cheapest Days of the Week for FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Tips and Tricks
If you haven’t flown in a while, you may think you’ve got airport security nailed down. Maybe you do – but maybe one or more of these TSA innovations will surprise you. LISTEN: Rick Seaney hates to waste time in a line. Chart: See which fast security program is best for you 1. Many are … Read 5 Things You Might be Surprised to Learn about Airport SecurityPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, TSA Security
Remember this date: Aug. 25. That’s when the fall travel season begins, at least as far as the airlines are concerned. What does this mean for you? Plenty. [See FareCompare's video below] 1. Airline tickets are cheaper With the advent of fall, airlines slash prices by 10, 20 and 30 percent over summer fares – … Read 4 Reasons to Watch for Fall’s Magic Date to FlyPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Video
These are the dog days of August – which means time for travel news items about pets and other critters. Hidden camera crate: What’s it like for a dog traveling in a crate on a plane? One fellow decided to find out by placing a GoPro camera in the rear of the animal’s kennel and … Read Dogs and Cats and Rats on Planes: Animal Travel NewsPosted In: Multimedia, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Video