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A Weekend With No Baggage Fees on Allegiant Air

* There’s a newer, more updated version of this post: See Flying on Allegiant Air Without Baggage Fees, Take 2. One travel perk of moving to Tampa for a couple years has been a big improvement in flight options. Besides having

My Flight is Landing Where?

If it’s your first time visiting a foreign city, you may want to pay close attention to where that flight is actually landing. In some world capitals, even the main airport is a long hike from the center, especially Narita for

Frequent Flier Programs in Visual Form

As most of the frequent flier programs get more transparent on the web and more savvy travelers get clued in to the wonders of travel hacking, all kinds of comparisons keep popping up for which programs are the best and worst.

How Much Changes in Five Years?

This Cheapest Destinations blog has been around since 2003, which gives it a much longer history than most travel blogs out there. Every once in a while I like to look back at what was bubbling up for discussion and see

More Budget Flights Coming to Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia already boasts a good number of options for getting from place to place by air on the cheap, but more are on the way. According to this article in The Independent, two existing legacy carriers are going to beef