Posts by: Anne McDermott
About Anne McDermott
Anne McDermott is Editor of FareCompare; she loves to travel which is a good thing since that’s what she writes about. Favorite destination? “Just about any place,” she says, although she has been known to frequent both Montana and Ireland. Her favorite FareCompare tip is, “Always use a carryon bag.” Regrettably, Anne does not always follow this good advice.
Sorry kids - it’s August. Getting close to the end of summer. Back to school days. But this could be the perfect time for a trip – for families, for couples, for solo travelers. Easy to plan, too. Take a look, see if there’s a getaway in your future. LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney on how to … Read Back-to-School Getaways – For Families, Couples and Single TravelersPosted In: Holiday/Seasonal, Multimedia, Podcasts
We’ve been hearing from some folks bemoaning the high price of airfare (who usually go ahead and pay it anyway). There’s some good news on that front, and thanks to airfare analyst and FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney, we have some easy strategies to find cheaper flights even when the prices don’t seem so good. Today’s … Read Why Airfare Seems Expensive and How to Save NowPosted In: Airfare Analysis
White sand, blue water, best vacation. Flights from London to several Caribbean islands. The best of the fall deals are good for travel in September or October – but the very best deals are good for travel in May 2015. Sample British Airways prices for fall deals, round-trip/return: Punta Cana from £594 Antigua from £602 … Read British Airways Fall Deals, London to Caribbean from £594 Return. Book SoonPosted In: British Airways
When’s the last time you visited New Zealand? These are just a sample of Air New Zealand’s latest deals. Prices shown are one-way. From Sydney: Auckland, Christchurch or Wellington from $159. Fly August to September (and beyond in some cases) Cook Islands from $ $289. Fly October to December From Melbourne: Auckland from $159. Fly … Read Air New Zealand Deals for Australia Travelers from $159 one-way. Book by Aug. 4Posted In: Air New Zealand
Choose Dublin or Shannon. Deals to the Emerald Isle for travel starting Sept. 1. Sample US Airways fares, round-trip prices: Boston – to Dublin from $893 Boston – to Shannon from $901 Charlotte – to Dublin from $1173 Chicago – to Dublin from $911 Orlando – to Shannon from $945 Philadelphia – to Shannon from … Read US Airways Fall Flights to Ireland from $893 round-trip. Book SoonPosted In: US Airways