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Travel Value: More Fun, Less Cost

I am currently planning a trip to Miami and also want to spend a day in the Ft. Myers area. I have many options. I could fly a simple roundtrip into and from South Florida (Miami and/or Ft. Lauderdale)—and drive to Ft. Myers and back. However, I would prefer one-way flights into Ft. Myers and … Continue reading

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8 Great Ways to Find Travel Deals

Here are eight great ways to find travel deals: Twitter. Follow the Twitter accounts of individual airlines, hotels and hotel chains, rental car companies, cruise lines, and other travel companies. Journalists, travel industry experts, and other Twitter users also tweet travel deals. TIP: I created a Twitter list, and frequently check it for travel deal … Continue reading

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March Madness and Cheap Flights

March Madness now signifies the NCAA (university) basketball tournament, where anyone and everyone fills out a bracket and is an instant hoops guru. A committee of experts selects and ranks the teams according to expectations and based on the season’s performance. The first series of games are then played resulting in at least one upset, … Continue reading

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Airfares Are Going Up, Up, Up–But You Can Pay Less

Much of the current travel news is about increasing airfares. Savvy travel consumers will continue to save money in this environment. I want you to be a savvy travel consumer. The news is like Chicken Little running amok yelling the sky is falling. Wow, the sky falling would be really bad for air travel. Don’t … Continue reading

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Ultimate Travel Deals: Meet The Pudding Guy

A few years ago I flew to Germany for $140 and will fly to Morocco next month for $420. I have read about $10 fares between Phoenix (or Baltimore) and Paris. I read about $20 round trip fares between Comoros and New York City. I have read about hotel rooms and rental cars at single … Continue reading

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Holiday Shopping – Earn Extra Travel Points

Surely you are not one of those people that are already finished with holiday shopping. There are countless deals out there in the cyberworld. I want to make sure that you remember to “earn” as many points as you can. As I prepare to buy anything online, I visit rewardsdb to see what mile/point values … Continue reading

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#1 Tip for Saving Money on Lodging

In a previous post, I said that there is one travel tip that will help you save money (and have more fun)–on EVERY trip. To recap: #1 Travel Tip for Saving Money *** Be FLEXIBLE *** I will assume that your destination and dates of travel are fixed (because you probably found a great airfare). … Continue reading

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