Fragile stickers do not work on your checked bags  I have worked as a baggage handler for 11 years and I constantly see checked bags with fragile stickers.  I think passengers believe that if they put a fragile sticker on their checked bags that will somehow make a difference in how the bag is treated. It won't. Baggage handlers do not care about...
  Have you ever considered using a buddy pass? Buddy pass travel is a perk that airline employees can share with those they choose. Almost every employee who works for an airline gets several buddy passes each year, it's one of the perks of working for an airline (click here for 5 tips on using buddy passes) . Buddy passes (or pass...
    How baggage transfers for connecting flights work Have you ever had to recheck your baggage during a connecting flight? The only time you have to get your checked bag and re-check it is when you have to go through customs and you have a connecting flight. You go through customs in the first country you land in. For instance, if you...
Before you leave for your dream destination, make sure to take care of a few things. Below you will find 5 things to do before you leave on vacation.   1. CALL YOUR CREDIT CARD COMPANY No matter if you travel often or not, you should always call your credit card company before you travel. I have had the unfortunate experience to...
Have you heard of glitch deals? It’s when an airline either on purpose or by sheer accident sells tickets to amazing destinations for ridiculously low prices.  Delta once had a glitch fare to Vancouver from Los Angeles for $45. Did you read that? Was it a typo? Nope. Forty five dollars ROUND TRIP! How do you hear about these...