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.
A recent article on airport amenities that “make everything better” caught our eye and it included information on yoga rooms and spas and more. Fun, but not outrageously exciting, and you can do better – provided you’re stuck in the right airport. Fun Airport Amenities and Attractions This is just a sample of some of the … Read Stuck in the Airport? Fun Things to Do While You WaitPosted In: Airport News
Image: San Diego, Calif. Folks in the Western U.S. can fly during the holidays or fly this summer. Sample hand-picked Alaska deals – one-way prices: Los Angeles – to Mammoth from $69 Fly Dec. 24 to Jan. 6 Los Angeles – to Salt Lake City from $89 Fly June 8 to Aug. 27 Monterey – … Read Alaska Airlines Holiday and Summer Deals from $69 One-Way – Book by Dec. 16/17Posted In: Airfare Sales
Want to fly in style over the holidays? These deals are for you. Sample Virgin America fares – one-way prices (prices good in either direction of travel): Routes Main Cabin Select (Business) First Class Los Angeles – San Jose, CA $99 $149 Las Vegas – Los Angeles $129 $189 San Francisco – Los Angeles $139 … Read Virgin America First or Business Class for Christmas/New Year’s from $99 One-WayPosted In: Airfare Sales, Business Class, Virgin America
The recent screaming headlines tell the story, and here are just a few examples: Growth Spurt for Middle Eastern Carriers – New York Times Get Ready for Middle East Airline Domination – Fortune Will Middle Eastern Carriers Crush the U.S. Airlines? – Motely Fool So what are these airlines that are gaining so much attention? … Read Travel Hot Spot – The Middle EastPosted In: Airlines (by name), Airport News, International
Image: Florida Some of these deals are only available on widely scattered dates. If you can’t find what you need, see FareCompare for more flights. Sample hand-picked United fares – roundtrip prices: Boston – to Washington DC from $118 Chicago – to Cleveland from $158; to Phoenix from $212 Dallas – to New Orleans from … Read United Winter Deals from $118 Roundtrip – Book SoonPosted In: Airfare Sales, United Airlines