FareCompare Travel Tips & Advice

We’ve all experienced flight delays or cancellations due to bad weather or malfunctioning aircraft, and an unlucky few have been stuck at airports for hours. What are your rights?

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 1:49pm EDT

I began writing a weekly air travel column for ABC News seven years ago this month (you can see them all here). Looking back, I’m struck by what a time of turmoil 2008 proved to be. 

After writing a weekly air travel column for ABC News for seven years Rick Seaney reflects on how much turmoil 2008 proved to be. 

 

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 1:43pm EDT

A little prudence (along with some common sense) can help prevent you from being scammed while traveling. 

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 1:37pm EDT

Mistake fares? An unrealized dream for Rick Seaney.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:42pm EDT

This could be a perfect time to get on a plane and go somewhere so take a look at these destination ideas.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:41pm EDT

Here are some excellent places to warm up in the U.S. and around the world.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 2:40pm EDT

This Spring Break Guide is divided into two parts: Shopping tips to help you find cheaper trips and destination ideas for a perfect getaway.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 5:09pm EDT

If you want to go to Europe this year, we think that’s a great idea. But you should start planning and shopping right now.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 5:09pm EDT

I’ve often said some travel fees are worth paying, and some should be ignored. Let’s get specific.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:57pm EDT

New and comprehensive studies indicate it’s getting easier to find Wi-Fi on flights.

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Category:Travel -- posted at: 4:57pm EDT