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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
If you can delay your U.S. Summer holiday until late in the season, do so. You will save some money on airline tickets. Maybe a lot of money. What every traveler to the U.S. should know LISTEN: FareCompare travel expert Rick Seaney has more good advice for U.K. travelers. Prices Drop in Late August In general, … Read UK Travelers: When to Fly to U.S. in Summer, Fall for Cheapest AirfarePosted In: Europe, Multimedia, Podcasts, Seasonal, Travel Tips
We’ll be honest. No region (or country) has a lock on “most relaxing” cities, but we think these vacation destinations fit the bill nicely. If you have other suggestions, we’d love to hear about them. Click the city names under “how to get there” to find the best-priced flights from your town, and check out … Read The 7 Most Relaxing Destinations for a VacationPosted In: Seasonal, Travel Guides