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When traveling with kids, packing stuff that’s important to the child is a must because it may be important to your sanity. But sometimes there’s a fine line between the right stuff and wrong stuff. Think I got any of this wrong? Feel free to fire away on Facebook. LISTEN: Traveling with kids? There, there. … Read Travel with Kids – Pack This, Not ThatPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News, Tips and Tricks
Who killed cheaper, specialty fares like last-minute bereavement deals or tickets for sale to seniors only? All of us helped to an extent, but like a latter-day Hercule Poirot, I am now prepared to name the real killer: The internet. Find the best fares for travel now, travel later The Victim In years past, an … Read Death of Specialty Fares – The Killer RevealedPosted In: Airfare Analysis
We know about famous airlines like Pan Am or TWA that have vanished into the mists of legend (translation: they don’t fly anymore). These are the carriers that are gone but will never be forgotten. However, there are hundreds of much smaller now-defunct carriers that we never heard about in the first place but are … Read The Strangest Airline Names You Never Heard OfPosted In: Airline News, Multimedia, Podcasts, Rick Seaney on ABC News
Even if you fly a lot you may learn something you didn’t know and as they say, knowledge is power. It could also save you some big bucks. LISTEN Rick Seaney has some baggage horror stories. Fact #1: Fees for one checked bag could cost more than a ticket. Sound crazy? Let’s do the math. These are real, … Read Frightening Facts about Bag FeesPosted In: Airline Fees, Multimedia, Podcasts
Last week I told you about unusual warnings from the State Department for U.S. travelers heading overseas including “no drunk bicycle riding” in Poland. Turnabout’s fair play so let’s see what other countries warn their travelers about when visiting the USA. Find flights to these countries – and many more Australia Crime, punishment, alcohol: Some U.S. … Read 6 Unusual Travel Warnings about the U.S. from Other CountriesPosted In: Rick Seaney on ABC News