Flying One of the World's Longest Flights—in Economy

By Juliana Shallcross

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.)

A Passenger's Warning About Ryanair—And Three Things Every Ryanair Customer Must Know

By Jason Cochran

An American traveler learns the hard way about why European airline Ryanair has such cheap fares—let her experience be your lesson.

America’s Best Airline Is Crowned, But Is It About to Sink Soon?

By Sascha Segan

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.

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Gotcha! What Delta Doesn't Tell You About Its Late-Bag Delivery Fees

By Jason Cochran

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.

How to Complain to Delta Air Lines

By Margaret Daly

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.

How to Complain to American Airlines

By Margaret Daly

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.

How to Complain to U.S. Airways

By Margaret Daly

Want to report an issue to U.S. Airways? To complain to this subsidiary airline of American Airlines, follow the instructions below.

How to Complain to United Airlines

By Margaret Daly

Use the following instructions and information to report your issue to United Airlines.

The New "Big Three" of Travel Search Engines: Competition Dies

By Reid Bramblett

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.

Why Airlines Can Bump You—And What They Owe You in Return

By Frommer's Staff

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.

The Ins and Outs of Package Vacation Deals

By Pauline Frommer

When does it pay to bundle together airfare and hotel costs and when should you try other methods of saving money?

8 Nights in Costa Rica, from $1,379 with Air

By Carrie Havranek

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.

Is Economy Plus Really Worth the Price?

By Sascha Segan

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.

How to Find Travel Bargains Using Coupon Sites

By Chris Gray Faust

Always read the fine print -- and know the blackout dates -- before booking discounted travel deals on coupon sites like Groupon or LivingSocial.

How to Complain to the Airlines: Effective Ways to Get Ahead

By Sascha Segan

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.

Fifty-Five Tips for Planning an Affordable Trip to Hawaii

By Jeanne Cooper

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.

Roam Romania for Cheap with Prices on Fares and Tours that Won't Bleed you Dry

By Charis Atlas Heelan

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.'

Tips & Deals to Make the Most of BA & Argentina

By Maureen Clarke

Unbelievable Untours: Stay Like a Local with European Dream Deals

By Jason Sheftell

Scan Europe's Low-Fare Airlines for Great Deals

By Sascha Segan

If you haven't flown within Europe in the past few years, you're in for a big surprise.

Have a Ball in Bali with this Low Fare

By Sascha Segan

Off-Season Caribbean Sports On-Target Prices

By Robert Haru Fisher

A Grab Bag of Low Domestic Airfares

By Sascha Segan

Europe Under $300 In May And June! Air, Car and Phone Included

By Sascha Segan

Philly Gets Even More Freedom With Further Southwest Expansion

By Sascha Segan