9 Easy Ways to Turn a Trip into a Total Disaster

Want to turn your next trip into a total disaster? No problem! We’ve got nine ways it can happen but don’t worry; we also explain how to prevent disasters. LISTEN: FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney has seen a disaster or two. 1. Don’t get PreCheck for security This is perfect for people who like standing in long, …

How Did Punta Cana Get So Popular?

Punta Cana, located on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, has become internationally renowned as a beautiful tropical vacation paradise with luxurious, eco-chic, value-priced, accommodations. In fact, Punta Cana has now become the #1 tourist destination in the entire Caribbean — and this amazing transformation has occurred over just 28 years! This news has …

How to get the Cheapest Flights for Thanksgiving

How to get the Cheapest Flights for Thanksgiving 2018 Believe it or not, it’s already time to start thinking about Thanksgiving, the popular U.S. holiday that falls on Nov. 22 this year. Make plans now, then start shopping for Thanksgiving flights. Prices Will Rise The Thanksgiving holiday travel period is one of the busiest times …

6 Things Infrequent Flyers Should Know

This article is dedicated to you, the traveler who doesn’t fly much. Others may like it too because we can all use reminders on saving money and how to have a hassle-free trip. First, find the cheapest ticket possible. Then, check out these six things infrequent flyers should know. 1. Bag fees aren’t cheap Every U.S. airline …

The Airline Lost My Bag – Now What?

Believe it or not, it’s actually rare for an airline to lose a bag, but it only has to happen once to ruin a trip. Before you shout, “Help, the airline lost my bag!” read this. It explains what you must do and how to collect any compensation you’re owed. Before you fly Use a carry-on: This is the …

9 Things to Bring on a Long-Haul Flight from Hell

We’ve seen incredible deals to Europe this year, plus bargains on other long-haul flights to destinations around the world; find one from your town on the Getaway Map. Of course, being stuck on a plane for hours and hours can be a devilishly painful experience, but we can help make it better with this list …