Posts Tagged ‘travel tips’

Air Travel with Your Infant

Air Travel with Your Infant

Nothing strikes fear into the heart of a newbie parent like the prospect of a transcontinental flight with a newborn. To maximize your infant’s portability and your sanity, those of us with experience in “parenting while traveling” at CheapAir have put together this three part series on how to guarantee a stress-free flight.

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5 Tips for Buying Summer Flights to Europe

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Whether you’re looking for a family vacation, romantic trip, or backpacking experience, Europe is tough to beat as a summer destination. The trouble is, airfares can be crazy expensive. In order to help get you there a little more cheaply, we’ve done a  deep analysis of summer air fare patterns to Europe using both 2013 and early 2014 data. Here are some tips we’ve uncovered:

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Labor Day 2012 — Who got the best flight deals?

  • September 4, 2012
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Labor Day 2012 — Who got the best flight deals?

With Labor Day now past, it’s always interesting to look back and figure out just when the best time was to have booked a flight for the holiday weekend.  This year, it looks like that distinction belongs to July 12th — just over 7 weeks in advance.  We looked at the average fares in the top 11,000 U.S. markets for travel Labor Day weekend, August 31st through September 3rd. 

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Plane Essentials: Staying Comfy 30,000 Feet Above Ground

  • August 21, 2012
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Plane Essentials: Staying Comfy 30,000 Feet Above Ground

By Joanna Brinjak

There are a few things you can do to make jet-setting as comfortable as possible. I’ve found that whether  the flight is one hour or 13—and no matter what airline I’m flying or where my seat is located—there are certain items I rely on to maintain my sanity while 30,000 feet in the air. Following is my list of “Comfort Must-Haves.”

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Packing Lists 101: Take the stress out of travel by getting organized

  • March 5, 2012
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Packing Lists 101: Take the stress out of travel by getting organized

By Courtney E. Lewis

So you’re going on a trip. A list is a great way to make sure you’re ready for anything that comes your way. Unless it’s a TSA agent getting to second base with you because – double whammy – you forgot to take off the chunky necklace and left that ID in your back pocket. Oops!

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