How to Use Google Flights to Find the Cheapest Tickets

The best deals vary and you should always search multiple sites for plane tickets. But the best place to start your airfare search is with Google Flights. Google Flights is fast, easy to use and has a calendar that shows you the cheapest dates quickly. It also gives you tips on whether a nearby airport…

Death of Meal Vouchers for Stranded Airline Passengers

  On a recent west coast trip with Delta Air Lines, short delays by the airline caused us to be massively held up. Last month we flew from Boston to Vancouver via Salt Lake City with just a 30 minute scheduled layover- so when the flight from Boston was delayed by 30 minutes to change…

Travel tip of the week- jumping airline queues

Maybe we shouldn’t tout jumping airline queues on here as this is certainly not one our most noble pieces of advice (but there are far worse things in this world). And because most US airlines charge to check baggage and don’t restrict carry on baggage so much, the overhead compartments are usually full, so if…