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Travel Tips
38 of the Best Gifts for Travelers in 2019
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
November 20, 2019
Don’t stress over what to get the globetrotters in your life. Here are nearly forty gift ideas, mostly $50 or less
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5 min read
Colorful boats along the shore in Nepal
Flight Booking
How to Find Airline Mistake Fares
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
November 19, 2019
Mistake Fares can mean amazing deals. Learn what mistake fares are, how to find them, and what you need to know when you book
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6 min read
toy plane and sunset
Flight Booking
Cheap Flight Hack: How to Cross the Ocean as Cheaply as Possible
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
November 19, 2019
One of our top tips for finding cheap international flights is “cross the ocean as cheaply as possible,” which might mean buying two sets
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7 min read
Istanbul, Turkey
Flight Booking
How to Book a Long Layover and Get More Travel in One Trip
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
November 19, 2019
Adding a long layover between flights is an easy way to see more in one trip, and you don’t have to be a super savvy traveler to do it
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5 min read
Cinque Terre village with Scott's Cheap flights logo
Flight Booking
How Scott’s Cheap Flights Works—and How to Get the Most from Membership
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
November 12, 2019
We get a lot of questions about how Scott’s Cheap Flights works; read on for details on what to expect, and how to prepare for a flight deal
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7 min read
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Airlines & Airports
The Best (and Worst) Budget Airlines for Cheap Flights from the US
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
Not all budget airlines are created equal. Here are the best and worst budget international airlines from the United States
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7 min read
airport with waiting passengers
Airlines & Airports
What to Do If Your Airline Goes Bust
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
It's never good news when an airline goes out of business. Here’s what you need to know if you’re among the passengers affected
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3 min read
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Flight Booking
The Best Travel Sites for Booking Cheap Flights
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
There are numerous ways to search for flights online, but there are a few OTAs and metasearch sites we routinely recommend. Here are
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7 min read
toy plane on currency
Airlines & Airports
Everything You Need to Know About Flying Budget Airlines
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
With legacy airlines offering basic economy and low-cost carriers beefing up service, the line between budget and full-service airlines
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11 min read
title card: The Best and Worst US Airports for Cheap International Flights in 2019.
Airlines & Airports
The Best and Worst US Airports for Cheap International Flights in 2019
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
When it comes to scoring cheap flights, geography counts. Here are the best and worst US airports for finding cheap international flights
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14 min read
latte with airplane art in foam.
Flight Booking
How to Book a Scott's Cheap Flights Deal
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
Received a deal you like? Follow these instructions to find and book an amazing deal. 
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2 minutes
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Flight Booking
How to Book an Open-Jaw Flight Deal
Scott Keyes
By 
Scott Keyes
October 24, 2019
An open-jaw flight arrives in one city and departs from another.
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