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I usually stick to telling people how to find the best flight deals, but I love to read what others say. Here are some of the more interesting and unusual nuggets of travel advice I’ve seen in recent years. LISTEN: Oh, yes – Rick had fun with this. Fashion Advice Some gems here, funny and … Read A Round-up of Weird and Unusual Travel AdvicePosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
If you want decent summer airfare prices and stress-free flights, don’t do any of these things! LISTEN: No, Rick Seaney doesn’t screw up. His podcast partner does. How to Screw Up Vacation Flights There’s the right way, the wrong way and the screwed-up way. SCREW UP 1: Wait a while before you shop for tickets You … Read 5 Ways to Screw Up Summer Vacation FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Has this ever happened to you? I had just flown to Miami with my trusty wheeled carry-on bag and was about to board my second flight when I was stopped by the dreaded Baggage Police. I was told my carry-on (which has traveled with me on hundreds of flights) was too big, even though my … Read I Was Told My Carry-on Was Too Big, Even Though It Wasn’tPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
I keep saying no, you don’t have to be rich to fly (but if you need one of those overpriced, last-minute flights, it certainly helps). However, there are some negative trends that pit passengers against airlines. It helps to be aware of them because knowledge is power and power means not paying a penny more … Read Will You Soon Have to be Rich to Fly?Posted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Some multi-letter codes are more useful than others. ORD means you’re at Chicago’s O’Hare. Those in finance know LUV is the stock symbol for Southwest Airlines. And MSP stands for either tiny Manners Creek Airport in Australia’s Northern Territory or a warning that your flight only offers “meals for purchase” only. So how about codes … Read Two Airline Codes that Will Get You Cheaper Plane TicketsPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks