There are many airfare search tools, mileage calculators, route maps, and other travel tools to help find all the possible connections and destinations to the region(s) you want to go on your next trip.  This guide will walk you...
Let’s say you want to spend a month in Europe next summer and need to find a cheap airfare deal. You’ve looked at the fares available on ITA Matrix, but aren’t really sure if the prices you see are...
Flying can make a great beginning of your long-anticipated vacation; however, if you end up in a bad airplane seat for up to 12 hours, then your vacation can quickly feel like cruel and unusual punishment. Control your fate...
When traveling through Europe most people are excited to travel by train.  The cabin’s size allows you to walk and stretch and even the smallest European towns have a train station, which makes things easy. And for Americans trains...
Flying can be a pleasant experience, however if you don’t get a decent seat then any pleasure quickly vanishes.  A bad seat always puts a damper on your hard earned vacation.  Follow these 5 golden rules and you're pretty...
Italy is known for its beautiful architecture, heart-warming hospitality and the lack of English speakers. I have been living in Milan for the past one month and, other than my classmates (I am an exchange student), and some expats, it is truly...
The list of best airlines in the world is always changing as carriers compete to get a chunk of your hard earned cash.  In the last few years the U.S. based airlines have struggled to get on the list...
In recent years airlines have started to tack on more and more luggage fees for flights.  If you can pull off traveling super light and not checking any luggage then your life will be much easier.  Regardless of how...
No luck finding a cheap flight? Even after searching for the best available fares on the Matrix Airfare Search, using the calendar feature, adding some flexibility in your dates, and maybe even including some nearby airports in your search,...
I loved Sri Lanka. The food, the people, the beach, the mountains – even the big city was good. It’s a real gem in what some consider a tough neighborhood for independent travel (South Asia). On my last morning in...