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Holiday Fee Hike: Spirit Raises Bag Fees

Good news: Spirit Airlines’ baggage fee hike didn’t affect Thanksgiving flights. Bad news: This is one lousy gift for Christmas travelers. See Spirit’s entertaining bag video below. What You’ll Pay, What You’ll Get The new higher fee applies to checked-bags only – and, we are told, it is temporary. What:… Read More

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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

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JetBlue to Add New Bag Fees for Some Passengers

As FareCompare’s Rick Seaney predicted earlier this year, JetBlue will begin charging for first checked-bags for some of its customers beginning in 2015. New Bag Fees to Begin in 2015 Until now, all JetBlue passengers got a first checked-bag for free. That will no longer be the case according to… Read More

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Most Popular Destinations Around the World

Maybe you won’t be surprised to learn that destinations as diverse as London and Las Vegas or Melbourne and Manila made the list of the world’s most popular cities* but how many can you check off? *Based on FareCompare search data from mid-November 2014. World’s Most Popular Cities We make… Read More