Travel App of the Week: Flight Tonight

Flight Tonight

We all know you can get last-minute hotel rooms at HotelTonight, but did you know there’s now an app for last-minute flights? Yep, there is…sort of. The bad news is airlines don’t discount airfares at the last-minute like hotels do. The good news is that if you have to get away at the very last-minute, […]

Travel Website of the Week: refund.me

Refund.me

Last week, I featured as our Travel Website of the Week a site called AirHelp, which helps get you money when your flight is canceled, delayed or overbooked. Well, refund.me is another site that will help you do the same. Just log into to the site (or app), key in your data and upload your documents (e.g. ticket) and […]

Travel Website of the Week: Adioso

Adioso

Know when you want to get away but don’t know where to go? Or maybe the other way around? Adioso is a new travel search and booking app that might be able to help. It’s being billed as the world’s first travel search app that’s built to work the way travel-loving humans think about travel. It’s for […]

Luxurious Tom Bradley International Terminal Opens at LAX

Rendering of future eating area

The South Concourse of the newly completed Tom Bradley International Terminal (TBIT) at Los Angeles International Airport is now up and running, which adds eight additional gates that can accommodate larger aircraft to the space. The terminal’s design is cutting-edge and offers an array of high-end retail stores, restaurants and bars that give travelers a […]

Website of the Week: Pintrips

Pintrips

Similar to the way Pinterest works, this new online tool allows travelers to “pin” and see flights they’ve found across the web in one spot and share them publicly or privately. It automatically updates real time prices and availability no matter what site the flight was found on. Anyone you’ve shared a Pintrips board with […]

Website of the Week: BlackJet

BlackJet

Have you always wanted to fly on a private jet but couldn’t because of the price? BlackJet is a new service where customers can book a seat on a private plane for much less. For example, a coast-to-coast flights normally costs about $20,000 but with BlackJet you can book a seat on the plane for […]

Website of the Week: Routehappy

Routehappy

Here’s a website that helps flyers find the best quality flights – and avoid the worst – every time they fly. How? They compare amenities by flight — aircraft quality, seat and entertainment types, plugs and Wi-Fi to identify the best quality flights by route. Want more information on the experience? You can read from […]

Travel Contests: Week of September 17th, 2012

Win a 7-night luxury Caribbean cruise with Paul Gauguin Cruises!

This week’s contests include: Honeymoon Contest Week 2-Win 25,000 Marriott Rewards Points Win a 7-night luxury Caribbean cruise with Paul Gauguin Cruises! Win a 7-night luxury Caribbean cruise with Paul Gauguin Cruises! Win a Hawaiian Rain Forest Adventure Enter to Win BARE The Adventure Contest Win a 7- to 11-Day Europe cruise for two with […]