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The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights from New York

Hopper.com | Posted 09.10.2014 | 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 09.02.2014 | 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 08.12.2014 | 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.

Premium Economy Class: Is It Worth It?

Shermans Travel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

When Hawaiian Airlines announced their new Extra Comfort seating option a few days ago, they were just the latest in a line of airlines adding options for travelers flying economy -- for those of us who are fed up feeling squashed into standard economy seating.

How to Persuade Airline Employees to Give You Free Upgrades [Video]

Matt Gibson | Posted 10.19.2013 | Travel
Matt Gibson

"How can I get upgraded?" You may be wondering. The most effective way to get an upgrade is simply to ask for it. There is, however, a right way to ask and a wrong way to ask.

Top 10 Cinematic Picnic Spots

Cheapflights | Posted 10.27.2013 | Travel
Cheapflights

There's really nothing better than eating outdoors. Everything tastes better in the fresh air. And whiling away the lazy, hazy days (and nights) of summer over a makeshift feast with friends is one way to ensure golden memories.

Tips for Booking Flights on Europe's Budget Airlines

EuroCheapo | Posted 09.30.2013 | Travel
EuroCheapo

It costs how much to fly from London to Berlin? I just searched for the flight for mid-October and found incredibly (some would say "suspiciously") cheap offers. What's the catch?

The Travel Nightmare That Put Me Off Flying

Jennifer Boykin | Posted 09.15.2013 | Fifty
Jennifer Boykin

I never made it home last night. After five hours in the Portland airport, we finally left for Chicago (my layover before my final destination of Baltimore). The first flight was running late. But they said that would be okay. They told me they would reroute me to another flight if I wouldn't make my connection. They didn't. So, I didn't.

The Flight Departs When?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.27.2013 | Travel

Southwest Airlines has a great sense of humor. And with airlines struggling to stick to departure and arrival times, it's probably smart to keep i...

How To Stay Fresh At 35,000 Feet

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.31.2013 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

It only takes a little planning to step off a long flight looking refreshed, and not like rumpled mess. Try these easy tips from makeup artists, hairstylists, dermatologists, and nutritionists.

How to Plan Your Next Great Adventure - Part 1 of 2

Minh Chau | Posted 05.28.2013 | Travel
Minh Chau

Having completed a round-the-world trip across 3 continents, 8 countries and 19 cities, and getting ready to hop around Latin America for a couple of months, I've learned a few "best practices" to make the planning phase smoother and less of a pull-your-hair-out experience.

The New Travel Tech Debate And Why It Matters

Posted 06.18.2013 | Travel

Booking trips on Kayak and Expedia is easy but far from transparent. Though the search function on those sites allows savvy travelers to trawl for dea...

Surviving The World's Longest Flights

Fodor's | Posted 05.08.2013 | Travel
Fodor's

If you're flying 15 to 18 hours, you really should try to get some sleep. Decide if you want to sleep when your body decides it's time or if you're going to try and get on the time schedule of your destination.

The End Of Cheap Airfare

Slate | Matthew Yglesias | Posted 02.22.2013 | Business

Time to shed a tear into your tiny plastic cups of tomato juice, because the merger between US Airways and American Airlines announced last week m...