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Budget
Sep 15, 2018

3 Reasons for a Late Season Vacation on the Greek Islands

Taking the family on an exciting vacation is a great way to make lasting memories, but also a great way to put a strain on your bank account. The cost of travel seems to go up every year and adventurous families are on a never-ending quest to find ways to keep family travel fun and exciting while making it affordable and cost-effective.

Interior Upgrades Begin Rolling Out Across United Fleet

United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.

Budget
Sep 4, 2018

Italy in November

While November is typically off-season for Italian tourism, there’s a long list of reasons you should consider going against the grain.

Travel Tips
Feb 7, 2018

How to Afford a Family Vacation When You Feel Broke

If you feel like the cost of a family vacation is out of reach, you're not alone. According to American Express, the average per person expense of a vacation is $1,145, which means you're looking at $4,580 to post social media vacation fodder for a family of four. That’s no small charge for families on any type of budget.

Make the Most of Hamad International Airport When Transferring

Making travel plans can be exciting; did you know planning on how to spend time at the airport the right way can enrich the overall trip experience? As a transfer hub, traveling through Doha's Hamad International Airport is a unique experience, as waiting never feels like waiting at one of the best airports in the world.

Budget
Sep 11, 2017

Tips for Booking an Off-Season Trip

Traveling off-season, whether to a ski resort, a Caribbean Island or a European capital can save you big bucks! Fewer crowds are another bonus. Shoulder seasons and off-seasons vary according to where you are in the world. In the United States, off-season for posh resorts in Arizona, for example, is during the summer when the temperatures rocket upward. Accommodations, and sometimes lift tickets, are cheaper during the early and late seasons at ski resorts. The lodges in Chile's Patagonia charge less for rooms in early October, when it's spring, than they do in November when it's early summer.