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You Can Get A $412 Round-Trip Ticket To Rome This Spring, So Embrace The Dolce Vita

By Lara Walsh
Living "la dolce vita" is about to get a lot more affordable, thanks to the Dollar Flight Club’s March 14 deal to Rome. The company has once again done all the hard work for you with $412 flights delivered straight to your inbox, which means that…

2019’s Best Frequent Flyer Program Will Take Your Wanderlust To New Places & Perks

By Ciara Johnson
How many flights will you be taking in 2019? If you have a passionate case of wanderlust, odds are, you'll be hopping on a lot. Let's be honest: Flying is a necessary part of traveling the world, but the logistics can be a bit overwhelming at times.…

You Can Fly To Hong Kong For A $550 Round Trip For An Eastern Getaway

By Collette Reitz
Nothing takes the joy out of planning a vacation like finding out that flights to your dream destination cost a pretty penny. Of course, you can do your best to research the best days to buy airfare or the best time of the year to book your summer…

You Can Score Last-Minute Flight Deals For Thanksgiving That Won't Break The Bank

By Amanda Fama
Surprise! It's already November, which means it's time to start gearing up for Thanksgiving. You'll need to figure out who's cooking what and see which family member is hosting the big dinner this year. If your family just decided where Thanksgiving…

Trump's Fist Pump At A 9/11 Memorial Revealed A Lot, This Body Language Expert Says

By Hannah Golden
At a 9/11 memorial service on Tuesday, Sept. 11, the president stirred up controversy after he made what appeared to be a celebratory gesture. A video clip shows him walking toward a crowd after deboarding a plane and pumping both fists in the air…

This Job Will Pay You To Travel To 7 Different Countries & Go Skiing

By Lizzy Rosenberg
From a relatively young age, I always thought it'd be incredible to ski for a living. Unfortunately, there were a couple things holding me back. I mean, I definitely can't compete with Lindsay Vonn, and my thinner-than-ice patience kind of…

Here's How You Can Score A Free Week In Tahiti, Because You Deserve A Vacay

By Lara Walsh
Come January, many employees will be closing out 2018 with unused vacation days and missing out on bucket list memories and priceless moments. This year, make sure you're playing as hard as you're working, courtesy of a complimentary tropical…

These Airlines Are Refusing To Fly Kids Separated From Their Parents At The Border

By Chelsea Stewart
Doesn't it seem like everyone is opposing President Donald Trump's immigration policies? From activists rallying up against his administration's latest "zero tolerance" policy to celebrities using their platforms to call him out over it, there's a…

United Gave A Woman A $10,000 Voucher For Giving Up Her Seat & I'm So Jealous

By Collette Reitz
How many times have you been to a party when someone starts talking to you about their travel horror stories? It happens all the time. Not to say screaming babies and long flight delays aren't annoying incidents, but they happen pretty often.…

You Can Fly To Hawaii For Under $300 Round-Trip, & Where Do I Sign Up?

By Chelsea Stewart
Do you ever sit around and fantasize about exploring Hawaii, dressed in colorful shirts while sipping fruity drinks and enjoying the island breeze? First of all, same. Secondly, that dream is looking more and more attainable, because there are cheap…

These Spring Break Flight Deals Are Unbeatable

By Collette Reitz
The least fun part about planning your spring break trip is undoubtedly adding up the costs you'll need to cover to make your vacation happen. To avoid putting a damper on your getaway before it even starts, it's best to keep an eye out for any…

A Passenger Flushed Her Hamster Down An Airport Toilet & She Claims The Airline Told Her To

By Shelby Black
Truth be told, 2018 might be the weirdest year yet. Stories surrounding less than conventional emotional support animals have been popping up over the past few weeks, but this latest tale is a doozy. Apparently, a Spirit Air flier flushed her…

This Flight Just Proved Time Travel Is Real & People's Minds Are Officially Blown

By Carolyn Bernucca
If you thought we were living in the future when Apple revealed the iPhone X's facial recognition, hold on to your hats. We're only two days into 2018, but passengers flying from Auckland, New Zealand to Honolulu, Hawaii are lightyears ahead of the…

Flights To China Are Super Cheap Right Now & Your Instagrams Will Be Next-Level

By Carolyn Bernucca
Seeing everyone's holiday vacation photos can definitely give you the travel bug. When your Instagram is full of beautiful scenery and geotags that you have trouble pronouncing, how could you not want to take a trip of your own? Thankfully, there…

You Can Fly To Florida For Just $49 This Winter, So It's Time To Pack Your Beach Bag

By Collette Reitz
Christmas is over, New Year's Eve is on the way, and there's nothing but snow and chilly temperatures in between. Even thought winter has technically just begun, you might already be looking for a way to escape the deep freeze if you live in a…

Chrissy Teigen Got Stuck On A Plane That Turned Around Mid-Flight & Live-Tweeted It

By Kelli Boyle
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend had a bit of a day trying to get to Tokyo for New Year's Eve. They boarded their plane on Dec. 26 thinking their 11-hour flight to Tokyo would go off without a hitch, but four hours into the flight, they had to turn…

The 9 Funniest Memes Of 2017, Because We All Need One More Laugh

By Hannah Golden
Here it is, the end of an incredible year. This year has been one for the record books, and as an homage to the last 12 months, here are the nine funniest memes of 2017. While there were a lot of contenders, these are the ones to see one last time…

How You Can Win A Dream Vacation To Australia If Your Name Is Sydney

By Collette Reitz
Start scrounging up your birth certificate if your name is Sydney, because it could be your golden ticket for a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Australia. United Airlines recently announced that they are adding nonstop service from Houston, Texas to…

9 Funniest Tweets Of 2017 To Relive Before New Year's

By Hannah Golden
This year has been a smorgasbord of events, from the downright depressing to the side-splitting to the wildly absurd. And for better or worse, Twitter has been by our side through it all. Here are some of the funniest tweets that sum up 2017,…

These Dog-Friendly Airlines Let You Fly With Your Pup, So Pack Your Bags & Bones

By Lizzy Rosenberg
Traveling during the holidays is the ultimate getaway from work and social commitments, but leaving your pet behind can be stressful and expensive. And honestly, not being able to give your pooch their new chew toy on Christmas morning pretty much…

This Is What To Do If Your Flight Is Overbooked This Holiday Season

By Danielle Valente
We can't all make like Jolly Old Saint Nick and enjoy a sleigh ride through the sky; unfortunately, we have to rely on the airport. The holidays are stressful enough, but travel complications make tensions all the more high (and spiked eggnog all…

You Can Check In For Flights Using Amazon Alexa Because We Love Convenience

By Macy Daniela Martin
Checking in for flights has never been easier, frequent travelers. Sure, online check-in has been a godsend, but now the process is completely handsfree for United Airlines passengers. The airline is the first United States-based airline to create a…

These Flights To Hawaii Are Cheap AF And Perfect For Your End-Of-Summer Vacation

By Macy Daniela Martin
Before bidding summer a complete farewell, why not take an impromptu vacation to an island paradise? Don't brush it off as a total out-of-budget affair just yet, because there are plenty of cheap flights to Hawaii right now, Travel + Leisure…

Another Airline Pissed Off Its Customers And This Time There Was A Brawl

By Joseph Milord
Yet another airline is at the center of a wild scene at an airport. This time, the company in the spotlight is Spirit Airlines, whose decision to cancel nine flights on Monday night led to a brawl between customers and police at Fort…

United CEO Interrogated By Congress On Why Dr. Dao Was Dragged Off Plane

By Amanda Fama
The CEO of United Airlines was under hot water Tuesday morning while members of the US Congress questioned United's decision to drag a passenger off a plane. Oscar Munoz testified before the House Transportation committee on Capital Hill in…

Dr. Dao Finally Received A Settlement From United And Twitter Is Stoked For Him

By Danielle Valente
If we never hear about United Airlines again, it might be too soon. We all watched in horror as 69-year-old Dr. David Dao was dragged off his flight to accommodate the airline's employees. After several weeks of continuous news coverage, Dao and…

Gigantic Rabbit Mysteriously Dies On United Airlines Flight To O'Hare Airport

By Danielle Valente
United Airlines might want to consider a brief hiatus. The drama continues for United (and again in Chicago) after the would-be world's largest rabbit died on his way to O'Hare on April 24. It's as if some strange curse has been placed over the…

Cop Who Dragged Man Off United Flight Says He Was 'Flailing And Fighting'

By Danielle Valente
The country watched in horror as a physician was dragged off a United Airlines flight leaving Chicago's O'Hare International Airport on April 9. David Dao refused to give up his seat and ended up bloodied with sustained injuries from the…

Couple Kicked Off United Airlines Flight While On Way To Their Own Wedding

By Amanda Fama
A bride and groom heading to their destination wedding were kicked off a United Airlines flight on Saturday, April 15. Michael Hohl and Amber Maxwell were flying from Salt Lake City to Costa Rica and had a layover at George Bush Intercontinental…

United Airlines Makes Big Change To Its Policy After Violent Passenger Incident

By Alexandra Svokos
United Airlines is making a big policy change after facing mass criticism for the violent removal of a passenger on April 9. David Dao was brutally dragged off a United plane by law enforcement at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. Dao had been…

New Web Extension Will Clear United Airlines Out Of All Your Flight Searches

By Alexandra Strickler
In the aftermath of what has probably been the worst week ever for United Airlines, a new third-party Google Chrome extension is giving us a chance to quietly express all of our bitter feelings toward the corporation. The "Drop United" tool, whose…

The United Airlines Passenger Was Compared To Rosa Parks And People Are Pissed

By Alexandra Svokos
David Dao, a United Airlines passenger who was forcefully dragged off a plane on Sunday, has been compared to Civil Rights icon Rosa Parks. Not everyone is particularly pleased with that comparison. Dao was on a United flight at Chicago…

Scorpion Stings Passenger After Falling Into Hair On United Flight, Of Course

By Rayne Ellis
If you thought the United Airlines PR nightmare was over, you thought wrong. To end what many would call the worst week in the company's history (with its stock falling over a billion dollars), something else pretty awful happened. No, there weren't…

This Story About A Pilot Looking After A Baby On His Flight Is So Heartwarming

By Amanda Fama
Unless you live under a rock, you've probably noticed a trend in depressing airline news lately. Recent stories about planes have been overwhelmingly disappointing, and certain airlines have been ridiculed for their controversial (and…

New United Video Shows How Much Their CEO Exaggerated In Letter To Employees

By Tim McGovern
By now, we've all seen the horrifying footage of a doctor being dragged off a United Airlines flight by authorities. After that, United's CEO Oscar Munoz merely apologized for "having to re-accomodate these customers" and didn't have any apologetic…

United Airlines' Reputation Is Being Destroyed One Yelp Review At A Time

By Robert Anthony
Something about United Airlines hasn't been very "united" at all. Oh, that's right! This is the airline that banned passengers from wearing leggings during flights. Believe it or not, that's United Airlines' way of being nice, it seems. The airline…

United CEO Praises Crew For Going ‘Above And Beyond’ After Dragging Incident

By Alexandra Svokos
The United Airlines CEO sent his employees a letter after a video of a passenger being dragged off a plane went viral. On Sunday, April 9, a man was physically forced off an overbooked United flight at Chicago O'Hare International Airport. He was…

United Passenger Dragged Off Plane Was Drooling Blood In Video: 'Just Kill Me'

By Tim McGovern
By now, you've probably already seen the horrifying footage of a man savagely getting dragged off a United Airlines flight by a security official after the flight had been overbooked. Not only was the man who claimed to be a doctor dragged out, the…

2017's Best – And Worst – Airlines List Will Change Your Summer Vacation Plans

By Alexandra Strickler
When you're booking a trip, choosing the right airline can feel like a pretty overwhelming task. And, after certain recent events, we're definitely learning price isn't the only factor to consider when making these decisions. For example, United…

Sexist High School Flier Showing Prom Dresses For A 'Good Girl' Sparks Outrage

By Robert Anthony
Ah, remember prom season? Those were the good ole days. I didn't go to mine because I hated my high school, but I definitely went to other people's proms and had a blast. One of the things that stuck out to me the most was all of the different…

Chrissy Teigen Lashes Out At Fox News For Tagging Her In Tweet: 'I Detest You'

By Robert Anthony
How many tweets from Fox News does it take to piss Chrissy Teigen off? Just one. The 31-year-old supermodel did not mince her words after Fox News' official Twitter account tagged her in a tweet about leggings. The publication ran a story about…

Chrissy Teigen Has The Best Solution For That United Airlines Dress Code Ban

By Taylor Ortega
The two teens banned from a United Airlines flight for wearing leggings officially have Chrissy Teigen in their corner, so, that's a pretty solid silver lining. On Sunday, two girls were banned from boarding a United Airlines flight when their…

People Are Pissed At United Airlines For Banning Girls In Leggings From Flight

By Joseph Milord
United Airlines got slammed this weekend for a decision that sparked a social media frenzy. It all started on Sunday morning, when United prohibited two teenage girls from boarding a flight in the Denver International Airport. The reason? The girls,…

Carrie Fisher's And Debbie Reynolds' Chilling 911 Calls Have Been Released

By Katie Corvino
Two chilling 911 calls have been released from the nights Carrie Fisher and her mother Debbie Reynolds died. Carrie Fisher -- best known for her role as Princess Leia in "Star Wars" -- was only 60 years old when she lost her life after suffering…

Pilot's Speech Calls Out Passengers For Ruining Flight With Political Debate

By Oliver McAteer
There's a time and a place for a heated political debate, and inside a metal tube at 35,000 feet probably isn't it. So when two plane passengers started going ham on each other — apparently over politics — the pilot had to say something. People…

This Is What Airplane Food Looks Like In First Class Vs Economy All Over The World

By Kaylin Pound
First-class flying definitely has it perks. But if you thought boarding early and scoring some extra leg room were the only benefits of buying a first-class ticket, you clearly haven't seen the airplane food being served on the other side of the…

This Airline Brings Dogs To Airports To Calm Down Holiday Travelers (Photos)

By Kaylin Pound
Everyone knows flying home for the holidays can be pretty stressful. In fact, if you're like most people, there's a good chance you dread traveling during the holiday season. Nothing kills your Christmas cheer quite like crowded airports, long lines…

Man Forced To Crawl Down Plane Aisle When Crew Doesn't Bring Wheelchair

By Sean Levinson
A man who uses a wheelchair said he had to crawl through an airplane because airline staff failed to assist him. According to Yahoo! News, D'Arcee Neal is confined to a wheelchair due to cerebral palsy and recently flew to San Francisco to speak…

How I Experienced The Purest Love I’ve Ever Known After 9/11

By Seanne Murray
As we experience the 14th anniversary of 9/11, its presence, as always, is strong. That day, my journey through the World Trade Center to the World Financial Center was swift and purposeful, as are all journeys in New York City. The sky was…

Anonymous May Have Had Something To Do With The NYSE Shutting Down

By Sean Levinson
A tweet from a hacker group named Anonymous suggests a cyberattack may have been responsible for today's sudden halt of the New York Stock Exchange. The international hacker group sent the tweet the evening before any technical difficulties occurred…