Travel Tips – Fly Rights, A Consumer’s Guide to Air Travel

Travel Tips - Fly Rights, A Consumer's Guide to Air Travel

The elimination of government economic regulation of the airlines has resulted in lower fares and a wide variety of price/service… Read More »

Travel Tips – The Air Traveler’s Ten Commandments

Travel Tips - The Air Traveler's Ten Commandments

Travel Tip “Number One” has to be: Plan your trip as far in advance as possible. This will enable you… Read More »

Travel Tips – Thirteen Murphy Laws For Frequent Flyers

Travel Tips - Thirteen Murphy Laws For Frequent Flyers

1. No flight ever leaves on time unless you are running late and need the delay to make the gate… Read More »

Travel Tips – Alerts and Advice from the U.S. State Department

Travel Tips - Alerts and Advice from the U.S. State Department

International Travel The State Department’s Office of American Citizens Services and Crisis Management (ACS) administers the Consular Information Program, which… Read More »

Travel Tips – Medical Problems & Disease Information

Travel Tips - Medical Problems & Disease Information

Medical Problems All the previous forms of discomfort can temporarily affect the healthy traveler but can be prevented or overcome… Read More »

Travel Tips – Health Advice in the Air & on the Ground

Travel Tips - Health Advice in the Air & on the Ground

Air travel today is more confortable and more streamlined than ever before. But even the most experienced traveler can fall… Read More »

Travel Tips – Overbooking and Involuntary Bumping on U.S. Airlines

Travel Tips - Overbooking and Involuntary Bumping on U.S. Airlines

U.S. airlines are allowed to overbook flights to allow for “no-show” passengers. However, if passengers are involuntarily bumped, airlines are… Read More »

Travel Tips – Compensation for Flight Delays and Overbookings

Travel Tips - Compensation for Flight Delays and Overbookings

If you are an air traveler, any flight that you take can be delayed for any number of reasons, for… Read More »

Travel Tips – Filing a Formal Complaint

Travel Tips - Filing a Formal Complaint

If immediate relief is not possible, then the complaint will likely take days or weeks to resolve since you will… Read More »

Travel Tips – Understand Why You Are Complaining

Travel Tips - Understand Why You Are Complaining

After you have decided to gather information about your situation, but before you make that phone call or write that… Read More »

Travel Tips – How to Complain About Your Airline Service

Travel Tips - How to Complain About Your Airline Service

Passengers and others are no longer able to submit complaints directly to the DOT using email. The options are to… Read More »

Travel Tips – How to Avoid Jet Lag

Travel Tips - How to Avoid Jet Lag

Plan Carefully Plan ahead so that events will fit in best with your own home rhythm, whether these are for… Read More »

Travel Tips – Jet Lag

Travel Tips - Jet Lag

Jet lag affects travelers taking an east-west or west-east journey in which they change time zones. Biological rhythms have a… Read More »

Travel Tips – Hotels & Resorts

Travel Tips - Hotels & Resorts

Call the hotel directly rather than its toll-free 800 number so you can ask questions from the people on the… Read More »

Travel Tips – Car Rental

Travel Tips - Car Rental

Declining certain insurance options may make sense if the coverage is duplicated by your own auto policy or credit cards,… Read More »

Travel Tips – Travel Agents

Travel Tips - Travel Agents

Choose your agent carefully to be sure he or she acts in your best interest and not based on which… Read More »

Travel Tips – Airline Tickets & Booking

Travel Tips - Airline Tickets & Booking

http://www.airguideonline.com/travel_tips/tips.htm * Airline prices change as often as planes take off, so plug into a good on-line service that shows… Read More »

Travel Tips – International Driving Permits are Valuable for Identification

Travel Tips - International Driving Permits are Valuable for Identification

Many people plan the basic parts of a trip without giving it a second thought–flight, hotel, transportation. However, when considering… Read More »