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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
Summer vacation flights can be expensive especially if you’re traveling with the whole family. Believe me, I know. So why pay a penny more than you have to? You won’t if you follow these tips. Save on Summer Airfare First, check out the video – it’s a quick minute-and-a-half – and all the tips you’ll … Read 6 Ways to Save on Summer Vacation FlightsPosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Video
I’ve traveled to Europe on a 10-day trip with just a carry-on and so did my wife. We save on bag fees and our bags don’t get lost. You can do this, too. And don’t miss the video below. Note: Not long ago, FareCompare posted a how-to packing article on our News Blog and the response … Read How to Pack a Carry-on Bag in 3 Easy StepsPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts, Video
If you’ve been disappointed by a great airfare deal that turns out to be much more expensive when you get to the end of the booking process, you’re not alone. Unless you shop at FareCompare – where we always show the full prices from the start, taxes included – you may get the nasty surprise … Read New Airfare Advertising Regulations: Helping Shoppers Find Cheap AirfarePosted In: Airfare Analysis, Multimedia, Podcasts, Video