Why You Should Travel Light

Most of us have been there, lugging too much stuff through an airport, then arriving at our destination wondering why we brought so many damn things! Years ago, it made economic sense to overpack, since checked bags were typically included in the airfare. But these days, even if a checked bag is included in your…

How to book the cheapest flight on the web

There are enough websites to book plane tickets to give you an aneurysm. You could try things the old fashioned way and pick up the phone to call a travel agent, as they do sometimes have deals not found online,  but this post is about how to book the cheapest flight on the web. As a…

5 Money Saving Tips on Flying Discount Airlines, Especially Ryanair

There are loads of budget airfare carriers in Europe and the trend continues to grow- Easyjet, Wizzair, Jet2, Aer Lingus, Transavia and Norwegian to name just a few. And of course the largest and the pioneer of discount flying in Europe, Ryanair. These airlines will usually give you a much better deal than old school…