My Flight Is Canceled, Now What?

Follow these practical tips to ride out a flight cancellation with a minimum amount of turbulence.
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Paro Airport in Bhutan, home to Druk Air.

10 Great Small Airlines

While some airlines just get bigger and ruder, there are still tiny ones out there that operate with class, quality, and impeccable safety.
It's no surprise that more travelers are turning to Twitter (<strong><a href="http://www.twitter.com" target="_blank">www.twitter.com</a></strong>) to find deals and stay on top of travel trends. Some&nbsp;tweeters are geniuses at saving you money on airfares, and we're not just talking about a few dollars&mdash;some of these accounts come up with deals you only fantasize about. Seriously.

Twitter Airfare Deals: 6 Accounts to Follow

Follow the leaders: These six tweeters can save you big money on your next flight.
Airport signs

Layover Paradise: Experts Pick the Most Improved U.S. Airports

Airports are places that we often regard with impatience, but sometimes they can make that layover time more a pleasure than a pain. Check out these 7 airports that have most improved in recent years

Everything You Need to Know About 'Basic Economy' Fares

By Zac Thompson

Delta, United, and American have all introduced a new class of low, no-frills airfares. But they come with so many fees and restrictions, customers need to know what they're in for.

A man sits on the floor of an airport, using his laptop.

Wi-Fi in the Sky: Connectivity on the World's Most Popular Airline Routes

Frommer's recommends the best airline Wi-Fi options available based on route, price, and airline.
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Stopover Bonanza: Explore These Cities on Free (or Cheap) Airline Layovers

Bonus vacation! These airlines will let you get off the plane and spend a little time in their home cities before you jet off to your final destination.

Despite Fierce Opposition from U.S. Air Carriers, Norwegian Air Has Received Permission to Radically Slash Airfares Across the Atlantic

By Arthur Frommer

Norwegian Air is about to introduce some healthy competition on transatlantic flights, making travel a lot easier and cheaper for many more Americans.

Searching OTAs and aggregators

The 10 Best (and Worst) Airfare Search Sites

Frommer's put OTAs and aggregators to the test—which websites find cheap flights with the best user interface?

How to Make Time at the Airport a Bit Less Stressful

By Pauline Frommer

Everyone wants to go on vacation. Nobody wants to go to the airport. But with the following tips, your stay in that purgatory could be just a hair more tolerable.

Airports are becoming fun places to hang out

These 11 Airports Give You a Reason to Miss Your Flight

If you have to be delayed or endure a layover, all airports are not created equally. These are the best international airports to spend a few hours before you next flight takes off.

FAA Raises Alarm Over Fires in Samsung Smartphones

By Alexandra Cheney

Following numerous reports of Samsung Galaxy Note7 mobile phones catching fire, the Federal Aviation Administration issued a statement warning airline passengers to not turn on or charge the smartphone in flight

Eurostar in Gare du Nord, Paris

What the Upgraded Eurostar Channel Tunnel Train is Like

The trains that race through the Channel Tunnel between England and Europe have been replaced for the first time since their debut in 1994. Here's what Eurostar's service is like now.
Hotels by airport runways are cool now

13 Runway Hotels with Views for Planespotters

Once, bedding down in an airport hotel was an option of last resort. These days, some airport-area lodgings are coveted for providing ideal perches for a growing global cadre of planespotters.

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.)

The Pan Am Experience stewardesses

In Los Angeles, Party on Pan Am Airways Like It's 1973

The Pan Am Experience is a lavish airplane-set dinner party that serves to remind you how sumptuous the high life was nearly a half century ago.

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.

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The Travel Trends That Will Shape Your Next Vacation

The world is changing rapidly. How will these shifts affect your travels in 2017? Read on.

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.