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  • 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 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 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 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
    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, […]

  • June 23, 2011
    Rules on carry-on liquids on airplanes

    As we all know, there are rules for carrying liquids on airplanes and security is very tight. So what kind of every-day use liquids can or cannot be carried inside the airplane. Although most everyday use liquids of any size can be packed in your check-in baggage, TSA website reminds us of the 3-1-1 rule […]

  • June 22, 2011
    Spirit Airlines introduces $5 boarding pass fee

    They were the one to introduced carry-on baggage fees and now they bring to you – boarding pass fee. The super-discount airline announced Monday that, beginning November 1, boarding passes printed by a Spirit agent will cost a passenger $5 each way. There is no charge for checking in online or printing one’s own boarding […]

  • June 21, 2011
    Southwest celebrates 40 years with $40 fares (U.S. only)

    Southwest Airlines is celebrating their 40th Anniversary with $40 Airfares for select markets and select flights 450 miles and under (one way). Travel must be booked by June 23, 2011 and completed between Aug 23, 2011 and Nov 16, 2011. Additional fees may apply.   0-450 Miles – $40 one way 451-1250 Miles – $80 […]

  • June 20, 2011
    How to get exit row seats

    Most airlines have those seats with extra legroom and still a part of the coach class which are called exit row seats. You may have to pay extra for this privilege on some airlines, while others offer them just by asking. In addition to more legroom the passenger seated in the exit row also takes […]

  • June 16, 2011
    Celebrate Gay Pride at HostelBookers top gay-friendly hostels

    The celebration of gay culture has become a global event with huge Pride festivals taking place every summer in top destinations such as London and San Francisco. HostelBookers has compiled a list of gay friendly hostels keen to target gay travellers. All hostels are in top cities close to the buzzing gay districts or properties […]

  • June 15, 2011
    Air China launch online checkin for N. America

    Air China launched its online check-in service for flights out of New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Vancouver to Beijing. Travelers in more than 60 domestic cities in China have been enjoying this benefit for more than two years. The recent launch in Air China’s gateways in North America brings to 21 the total […]

  • June 15, 2011
    U.S. State Dept launches new app for iOS

    The U.S. State Department has launched a new “Smart Traveler” application for U.S. travelers going abroad. Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad (requires iOS 4.0 or later), the Smart Traveler application provides easy access to information on the Department’s travel website. The new application helps American travelers and wary tourists abroad to get frequently […]

  • June 8, 2011
    Free travel apps for iOS – Part 5

    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 […]

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