Thanks to technology, travel can be booked with a few quick swipes and clicks. For most people, it means the process is much faster. It also means more online booking mistakes.
Honesty during delays is hard to find when holiday flight schedules get destroyed T’is the season, and whatever you celebrate, it is a time for gift-giving. One much-appreciated gift the airlines could give travelers is the truth — honesty during delays. I’m not talking about trade secrets or security issues that might put us at risk. […]
A savvy traveler has have heard and read thousands of holiday travel tips before. The litany of show up early, watch out and avoid “amateur” travelers, be prepared for extra-full overhead bins, get to the airport early, etc. Enjoy these 7 low-tech holiday travel tips.
Seasonality rules is another of those airline-jargon words to which consumers may not really pay attention. But for international airfares, it is a word that can make a big difference.
Airfares, in general, can change based on whether travel is booked in high- or low-season, and sales are for a limited period. However, transatlantic fares have very specific dates for when they apply, and those dates are generally set well in advance. Now, airlines will split the difference.
Consumers SHOULD read the fine print. However, either they don’t, or they may not grasp what the fine print of basic economy blues really means. Delta was the first airline to start “basic economy,” United Airlines is following suit, and no doubt American will be right behind. United has received a lot of press over the […]