If there’s a long-haul flight in your travel plans, this account of a 15-hour flight I recently made in economy class will give you an idea of what’s in store. (Teaser: Flying more than six hours on an international flight is way more enjoyable than flying six hours across the U.S.)
An American traveler learns the hard way about why European airline Ryanair has such cheap fares—let her experience be your lesson.
On the same day that Virgin America took the crown as the United States' best airline, it was purchased and its future became uncertain. And which airline was jeered as the worst in the country? That's less of a surprise.
When a bag doesn't make it onto a flight and has to be delivered to a hotel, passengers are charged—but no one at the airline is warning them how much it will cost.
Follow these instructions to file a complaint to one of the most prevalent companies in America, Delta Air Lines, which is often ranked #1 in customer complaints.
Flying is hard as it is, but your experience with certain airlines can make it harder. If that happens with American, here's how to file a complaint.
Want to report an issue to U.S. Airways? To complain to this subsidiary airline of American Airlines, follow the instructions below.
Use the following instructions and information to report your issue to United Airlines.
As America's wide field of airline competitors has consolidated down to just three major players, consumers also have less choice when it comes to which companies are controlling the travel search results they see.
Know your rights! Here's what you're owed when airlines bump you involuntarily—and how they might compensate you when you volunteer your seat.
When does it pay to bundle together airfare and hotel costs and when should you try other methods of saving money?
Pack your bags -- and your adventurous spirit -- for a trip that showcases the best of Costa Rica with savings of more than $200 per person.
How much is a good night's sleep worth? $100? How about $500? We measure the benefits of paying more for a little bit of legroom.
Always read the fine print -- and know the blackout dates -- before booking discounted travel deals on coupon sites like Groupon or LivingSocial.
Air travel isn't always fun. Things go wrong. But it's often worth complaining to the airlines and seeing what you can get for your travel inconveniences.
Paradise doesn't have to be overpriced (it's not really paradise then, is it?). We show you how to pinch pennies and deduct dollars where it counts.
It's a stunning country with perfectly preserved medieval cities and is extremely affordable with Eastern European prices for quality hotels, dining experiences and tours. You just might start hearing a lot more people say, 'I'm off to Romania for my vacation.'
If you haven't flown within Europe in the past few years, you're in for a big surprise.