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.
We’ve heard plenty about fights breaking out over a very simple issue that can be summed up in two lines of dialog: “You are reclining your seat in my space!” “Too bad!” In at least two cases we’re aware of, planes have been diverted which in turn disrupted the flight plans of everyone aboard. There … Read Reclining Seats vs. Non-Reclining Seats: What Passengers Can DoPosted In: Airline News
Lots of good deals in this brand new sale. Sample Virgin America fares, one-way prices: Austin – to San Francisco from $109 Boston – to Los Angeles from $139 Chicago – to Los Angeles from $178 Dallas (DAL) – to San Francisco or Los Angeles from $125. Fly Oct. to Feb. Ft. Lauderdale – to … Read Virgin America Fall/Winter Deals from $55 one-way. Book by Sept. 4Posted In: Virgin America
This week: Disgusting insects, a Knee Defender defender and kangaroo video. And some goats – can’t forget them. Strange, Weird, Unusual, Odd! Monster bugs: Oh, dear. Customs agents at San Francisco’s airport seized 20 live giant millipedes (these guys are a foot long). Fun fact: Some people keep giant millipedes as pets and they can … Read Not Your Average Travel Stories + Video: Week Ending Sept. 6Posted In: Airline News, Airport News, Multimedia, Video
Some sweet deals to Dublin for September and October. Sample US Airways fares, round-trip prices: To Dublin from: Boston from $802 Charlotte from $119 3 Chicago from $892 Pittsburgh from $908 Philadelphia from $1143 Phoenix from $1012 Washington DC from $1080 No ‘book by’ deadline, so prices can change any time. Good for travel from … Read US Airways Falls Deals to Ireland from $802 round-trip. Book SoonPosted In: US Airways
NYC glitters in the fall – so what are you waiting for? Sample United fares, round-trip prices: New York City from: Atlanta from $369 Austin from $217 Boston from $97 Charlotte from $341 Chicago from $299 Denver from $224. Nice price Houston from $243 Indianapolis from $375 Las Vegas from $367 Los Angeles from $404 … Read United Deals to New York City from $97 round-trip. Book SoonPosted In: United Airlines