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Why Frequent Fliers Need Twitter

Twitter has saved me so many times during travel, I lost count how many times the tool came to my rescue. Contacting airlines through twitter is just as fast, if not faster, than calling an airline phone rep when you’re [...]

July 10, 2017 Posts

Did You Know? U.S. Airlines Offer Free 24 Hour Cancellation Policy

You may find an incredible flight deal and want to book it but you first have to consult with your significant other to make sure the date and time works. A few hours later, you go to book the flight [...]

April 18, 2017 Posts

7 Tips To Booking Cheaper Flights

Sometimes I’m so deep into my own mind that I forget to share the basics of travel hacking. Often friends ask “help me find a cheap flight” to a particular destination, to which my usual reply is something like “it [...]

March 27, 2017 Posts

Club Bebe Voyage

I recently discovered a cool Facebook group for globetrotting parents called Club Bébé Voyage. To join it, you need to be invited by a member who’s already in the club. Here’s the ground rules on how it works: Once registered, your [...]

February 8, 2017 Posts

Goodbye 2016

2016, you’ve been an interesting year to put it nicely. I dislike you for many reasons including taking away some of our precious loved ones and bringing us a demented president-elect. In all seriousness, it’s been a rough year for [...]

December 30, 2016 Posts

Conflicted Jet Lag Strategy

Let me preface this post by stating that I absolutely understand the following scenarios are first world problem-esque. For those of you that have traveled to long-haul destinations in different time zones, you know that jet lag is REAL and [...]

October 10, 2016 Posts

Miles and Points – How And Where Do You Start?

It’s been entirely too long since I blogged about a topic I hold near and dear: travel rewards points and miles. If you think that racking up tons of airline miles, hotel points, and credit card rewards to travel around the [...]

July 19, 2016 Posts

New York City With Toddlers

In February, The Flight Deal posted an insane American Airlines airfare deal from Miami to NYC for various spread out dates in 2016. I knew I wanted to take G&O to NYC during the summer so this was the perfect time to book [...]

June 27, 2016 Posts

American Will No Longer Allow Reservation Holds

Those of you who put reservations on hold for free with American will now have less time to decide on whether booking or passing on a trip. Per Gary from View From The Wing, as of tomorrow April 1, 2016, American will [...]

March 31, 2016 Posts

The Best Flight Search Tool

I’m asked quite often, “what is the best site to search for airfare?” To which I always reply with two words: Google Flights. Some people use 3rd-party websites, like Orbitz or Expedia. Others search for deals using Kayak, Priceline or Hotwire. Although bookings should [...]

March 17, 2016 Posts