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According to a new British Airways video (see it below), relieving the stress of a long flight is simple: Wrap yourself in the Happiness Blanket – and sleep. Sleep Makes Passengers Happy This British Airways experiment involved a wired-up blanket (Happiness Blanket) embedded with changing colored-lights activated by sensors connected to head bands. When people … Read 5 Ways to Endure a Long FlightPosted In: Airlines, Travel Tips
As the song says, it’s summertime and the livin’ is easy – unless you’re the one who has to pack for the big trip. But we can help! LISTEN: And the help begins with these tips from travel (and packing) expert Rick Seaney. What Bag to Bring Here at FareCompare, we always recommend a carry-on. If … Read 7 Items Every Traveler Should Pack
You’re about to go on a trip which means it’s decision time: Do you take the roomy checked-bag or the smaller carry-on? You know where we stand (well, you do if you read the title) but let us explain why. Using a carry-on? Pack this, not that LISTEN: FareCompare travel ace Rick Seaney won’t travel … Read 5 Reasons to Use a Carry-on BagPosted In: Travel Tips
OK, so nothing’s going to be totally cheap for the next couple of months because - it’s summer! Peak season for the airlines and ticket prices are high. However, some destinations can be relatively reasonable so check these out. All have wonderful beaches and won’t bust your budget. LISTEN: Grab a sand shovel and relax with more … Read Best Beach Vacations that Won’t Cost Too MuchPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Seasonal, Travel Guides
Father’s Day is Sunday, June 15. What to get Dad? A nice trip, and we’ve got ideas. Figure out what kind of Dad you’ve got, then make your selection from the destinations below. Suggestion: You’ll be getting a late start if purchasing airfare for a flight that falls around Father’s Day, so just buy Dad a … Read 7 Favorite Trips for Father’s Day GetawaysPosted In: Multimedia, Podcasts, Seasonal, Travel Guides