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Archive for July, 2011

  • July 28, 2011
    Airlines that refund when price drops

    Different airlines have different policies on refunding your money if the price drops on that non-refundable ticket after you purchased it. Don’t get going on those fine prints of every airlines because Airfarewatchdog compares airline policies in a chart for your reference. This is what they have to say: Well, if the fare difference applies […]

  • July 28, 2011
    Travel pillow has an in-built MP3 player pouch

    Traveling on a flight is not easy especially if you have many hours on the plane and if you’re like me, then you may want to rest your eyes for the length of the air-time – be it one hour or sixteen hours. And we all agree that the greedy airline companies are narrowing the […]

  • July 27, 2011
    Get FAA tax refund from JetBlue Airlines

    If you have a ticket with JetBlue between July 25 and August 2nd, you can get a refund on collected Federal taxes just by sending an email to with your name and confirmation number. Make sure to have the subject line as “Expired Tax Refund Request”. The official JetBlue “BlueTales” blog says they are […]

  • July 26, 2011
    Groupon offer $50 credit for $25 on Frontier Airlines

    Groupon offers $50 Credit for $25 toward any Frontier Airlines flight. Must book by 11/26/2011 and travel before 2/28/2012. Take advantage of modern advances with today’s Groupon: for $25, you get $50 toward any flight from Frontier Airlines.

  • July 26, 2011
    Ryan Air to hike airfare by 12%

    Travelers in Europe will have to pay more for their airline tickets as Ryanair is expected to increase fares by 12 percent. In addition to the rise in Air Passenger Duty starting November, this message of rise in Ryanair fare comes from Michael O’Leary, the airline’s chief executive. In late March this year, Ryanair had […]

  • July 19, 2011
    JetBlue offers $44 flights on selected routes (U.S. only)

    JetBlue Airlines is yet again offering $44 one-way tickets for selected routes in United States only. They call it the “The Fall Shipping and Handling Sale“. Here are the fine details: Offers available until 7/20/11 (the earlier of 11:59 ET or local). Offers subject to change without notice; may not be available on all days […]

  • July 12, 2011
    Travel to world’s newest nation: South Sudan

    African nation of Sudan recently broke up into two nations with the southern part claiming to be the world’s newest nation – South Sudan. Developed countries around the world have recognized this country, but they still warn citizens not to travel to South Sudan because of “extremely dangerous security situation, the risk of armed conflict, […]

  • July 8, 2011 tells you how much it costs to drive in U.S.

    Most of us are planning trips during this time of the year with family or friends and wouldn’t it be nice to know exactly how much it will cost you in gas to drive and how much at each fill-up along the way? promises to give you those answers. We put this website to […]

  • July 8, 2011
    Win a week in a Tuscany Villa with To-Tuscany!

    Tuscany Villas specialist, To-Tuscany is challenging foodie fans to a Tuscan cook-off at the start of July with its Foodie Blogger Competition! If you consider yourself a bit of cooking connoisseur and have your own blog, you have the opportunity to enter and win a week in a beautiful Tuscan villa, plus £150 towards flights. […]

  • July 8, 2011
    Free travel apps for iOS – Part 6

    There are tons of iPhone travel apps out there, both, paid and free; so we have listed some of the ones that are free and can be of a good value or just help. Updated on September 27, 2011 Click here for a list of free travel apps for iOS Also check out TripBase’s Travel […]

  • July 5, 2011
    Southwest Fall sale (U.S. only) – $59 one-way tickets

    Southwest Airlines is offering one-way tickets for $59 to select destinations in United States domestic. Fine print: Fares do not include federal excise tax of $3.70 per takeoff and landing, airport-assessed passenger facility charges (PFC) of up to $9, and government-imposed September 11th Security Fee of up to $5 one-way. Purchase by July 14, 2011, […]

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