I was fortunate enough to make use of Etihad's now-infamous $200 mistake fares to Abu Dhabi that I purchased on Christmas Day this past weekend. Looking back on what amounts to a whirlwind 60-hour "sampling platter" of what to do in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, I can say that the United Arab Emirates (the country that hosts both Abu Dhabi and Dubai) is a top-tier vacation destination. Here are 5 reasons why.
Brad's Deals Travel Editor Mark Jackson shares his tips for a frugal and fun Mardi Gras in New Orleans.
Today's guest author, Orlando travel expert Ashley Dickey, shares her best secrets about saving money on meals and snacks in the parks during your Disney World vacation.
You may have heard of the "ultra low budget" airline Spirit. They're often cited in news outlets as that evil company that charges a crazy amount of fees when you check a bag. Well, I'm here to tell you that I recently flew on them, and lived to tell the tale. Here are four ways I accomplished this feat:
Valentine's Day is coming up, and if you're like me, you're planning a special night for your significant other. But, like Aspen in the winter or Barcelona in the summer, it's peak season for restaurants and cities across the country that cater to the romantic weekend away. Where can you go that doesn't break the bank? We've found 5 cities that will impress that special someone in your life, and save your wallet some heartbreak as well!
I am a frugal traveler, having used a few "tricks of the trade" to wander country to country on a student budget for most of my adult life. I've been to 50 countries so far, and if you're not careful about your expenses, you'll go broke quickly on the road. Here are a few of my tried-and-true tricks to globetrotting.
You may have heard the news that SkyMall went bankrupt today. For those of you who are big fans of neck pillows, wine glass holder necklaces, and beer belly alcohol receptacles, I am sorry. More than likely, SkyMall will continue to exist in some form. But, there are reasons for its uncertain future. Here are 3 reasons for SkyMall's demise:
If you have a car, you're probably pretty happy about the crazy-low gas prices currently popping up around the country. At the very moment I'm writing this, AAA reports that the average price of a gallon of gas in the US is just $2.06, and it's going down fast. If trends continue, we're due to get under $2 VERY soon, so wouldn't you say it's about time to start planning a road trip?
Hey Readers! Is it just us, or does right now seem like the perfect time to travel? Whether your dream vacation includes sandy beaches and waves or fluffy snow and mountains, we want to give you a chance to take off! Along with Expedia, we're giving away a $1000 travel voucher to take you wherever your heart desires. To enter, visit our Contest Page and enter your email address or login to your Facebook for your chance to win. Contest ends 1/31/15.