Weird Travel Stories of the Week + Video

For week ending Nov. 29: Thanksgiving, Christmas and  flying turkeys! (See the video) Strange, Weird, Unusual & Odd Stories Happy Thanksgiving, Happy Deals: For our U.S. friends, enjoy the turkey. For our international friends, this is a great time to find a deal. Hello, Christmas: Airberlin will fly your Christmas… Read More


Last Minute Thanksgiving Travel Advice

Follow these four easy steps and you’ll be just fine. Really. LISTEN: Travel expert Rick Seaney with more smart tips. 1. Leave twice as early as usual. How early to leave for the airport is a difficult question to answer but we suggest twice as early. If you normally head… Read More


Sardine Time for Air Travelers

When was the last time you saw an empty seat on a flight? It may have been awhile, considering that nearly 70 million of us crammed onto U.S. airline planes in August alone meaning load factors were at a record high. If you feel a bit like a flying sardine… Read More


Thanksgiving Travel: "An All-Day Event"

If you’ll be flying this Thanksgiving, be prepared for delays. So says FareCompare CEO and airline industry analyst Rick Seaney who adds, “I always treat holiday travel as an all-day event.” [See Rick in the video below] LISTEN: Rick’s been there; this is how he copes. *Cheapest days to fly… Read More