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Ash, Dust From 1912 Novarupta Eruption Cancels Alaska Flights

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 03.13.2015 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Strong northwest winds blew ash and dust from the 1912 eruption of Novarupta over parts of Kodiak Island on Thursday, limiting visibility and prompting some airlines to cancel flights.

Crazy Cheap Deal: Fly to 10 Countries in 30 Days for Just $160

Thrillist | Posted 03.12.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

If you want to travel a lot for not a lot of money, Southeast Asia is your destination. And besides being cheap, the region offers some of the world's best party countries, like Thailand and Singapore. And right now, there's a country-hopping deal you simply can't beat.

What Flying Used To Be Like... And What We Hope It's Like In The Future

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 01.22.2015 | Travel

We all know air travel has changed significantly over the years, but did you know that planes used to cruise at 100 miles an hour back in the day? ...

How To Save Money Flying to the Best Ski Resorts

Hopper.com | Posted 03.01.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

Ski season is upon us, but any avid skier knows that traveling to the best ski resorts can be expensive. If you do your research, you can find great deals on lift tickets and resort passes. However, scoring a deal on flights to your favorite winter destination can be trickier.

Deal Experts' 2015 Travel Plans

Travelzoo | Posted 02.28.2015 | Travel
Travelzoo

Resolve to give your passport a workout in 2015. Travelzoo's Deal Experts sure are. We've rounded up the trips we're most excited to take in the new year as a little bit of inspiration. See you at the airport!

Holiday Travel Survival Tips

Hipmunk | Posted 02.17.2015 | Travel
Hipmunk

From timing your ticket purchases right to alternative options when it comes to lodging, the experts at Hipmunk offer these tips to help you tackle this year's travel planning with a smart strategy.

Travel Hack: How to Save Hundreds On Your Flights to Europe by Buying Two Separate Tickets

Hopper.com | Posted 02.10.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

How can two tickets be cheaper than one? Well, because the first ticket is to an intermediate city and the second ticket is to your final destination. Let's illustrate how this travel hack works using New York as the departure city, Lisbon as the destination and Oslo as the intermediate city.

How To Survive A Long-Haul Flight Effortlessly

Map Happy | Posted 02.09.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

I think it's safe to say that no one enjoys long-haul flights. No one. But here's how to safely survive a couple of days trapped in an aluminum canister with your sanity intact.

Tips for Managing Flight Disruptions This Winter

George Hobica | Posted 01.25.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

Winter is upon us, and in fact it seems like it's arrived early. That means flight delays and cancellations. Here are some tips to make your air travel easier when the flurries start flying.

The 10 Cheapest Flights Out Of New York's JFK

Hopper.com | Posted 12.27.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

If you find yourself pining for a little holiday this year, or are feeling desperate to break out from the urban fray of Manhattan, then be sure to check out this list of the 10 cheapest flights out of JFK.

The World's 20 Longest Non-Stop Flights

Hopper.com | Posted 12.20.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

If you find yourself wondering just how far we've come today and what worldly extremes are now accessible by commercial air, then be sure to check out this list of the top 20 longest non-stop flights on the planet.

The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights from New York

Hopper.com | Posted 11.09.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

The team at Hopper has put together this list of the 10 longest non-stop flights from New York City; the ones that take passengers further afield than anywhere else, from the bubbling bazaars of Indian Mumbai, to the seething streets of China's megacities.

What I Learned on My Summer Vacation? How Air Travel Can Be Survival of the Fittest!

Dr Sanda Moldovan | Posted 11.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr Sanda Moldovan

Have an amazing time whenever and wherever you fly the friendly skies -- knowing you are starting your trip with the optimal health which you and your family enjoy at home!

Never Lose Out On A Good Deal Again With British Airways' New Fare Option

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.21.2014 | Travel

You know that feeling when you're about to book a flight... the price is perfect, but you're not exactly sure if it's the flight for you? British ...

12 Totally Useless Travel Gadgets

Orbitz.com | Posted 10.06.2014 | Travel
Orbitz.com

These travel items that are certain to make someone's next adventure a little more entertaining (at least for the person sitting next to you on your flight).

TSA Fee Hike to Raise Prices on Most U.S. Flights

Travelzoo | Posted 09.14.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

The September 11 Security Fee will be increasing more than 100 percent on Monday, July 21, for domestic and international flights. This fee, which partially helps fund the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), was enacted in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013.

Miss Your Connection? Here's $500 For Your Pain

George Hobica | Posted 07.19.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

Air travel mishaps--misconnections, delays, lost bags-- happen every day, and although there's travel insurance to protect you against some things, an...

Festival Season Travel Tips

Travelzoo | Posted 06.09.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

Festival season has kicked off for the year, with events nationwide inspiring music and comedy fans, foodies and travelers to hit the road this spring and summer. The best way to enjoy the shows is to do a little planning beforehand.

Spring Break: Where Folks Are Flying and What They Are Paying

Fly.com | Posted 04.23.2014 | Travel
Fly.com

New research from Fly.com™ has identified the best and worst destinations for budget-conscious travelers still looking to purchase flights for the mid-term getaway.

Travel Tips: Avoiding Fees When Changing a Flight

Sonia Gil | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

You finally purchased your plane ticket, you are already daydreaming about the piña colada that will soon be in your hand and then -- life gets in the way.

Fly.com Survey Pits Passengers vs. Airlines in Battle of the Fees

Fly.com | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Fly.com

New research from Fly.com has found a gap between the services that fliers want (and are willing to pay for) and the ones currently being offered. The...

Say Goodbye to Jet Lags With These Easy Tips

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

So, how do you keep the wanderlust alive and make trans-Atlantic journeys every few months while not feeling like you just came out of anesthesia? Here are some of my tried and tested tips that will prepare you for long flights and jet lags.

Hot Destinations and Top US Travel Trends for 2014

Cheapflights | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
Cheapflights

As we wrap up another eventful year in travel, we take a sneak a peek at what's ahead for 2014. Of course, since past is prologue, much of what's to come was shaped by events in 2013.

6 of the World's Best Budget Airlines

Budget Travel | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

Travel can be an expensive hobby -- you have to figure out where to stay, what do see and do, what to eat, and more importantly, how to get there, and all without breaking the bank. Flying can often be the priciest part of the journey.

12 Breakfasts From Around the World

Cheapflights | Posted 12.28.2013 | Travel
Cheapflights

Our moms told us that breakfast was the most important meal of the day but do we listen? Sometimes we're so rushed that breakfast is a cup of coffee and a cereal bar at work. Feast your eyes and break your fast with these 12 delicious morning meals from around the world.