Tag: flight

When’s the best time to buy holiday plane tickets?

Image License Photo: Pixabay 14 NOV 17 19:56 ET By Katia Hetter, CNN (CNN) — While travel advice abounds for the best times to buy the most affordable holiday plane tickets, flying during some of the year’s busiest travel periods generally isn’t cheap. In this era of packed airplanes, smaller seats and fees for extra leg room, what airline is going to offer inexpensive fares around Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas and New Year’s? Common business sense dictates that high prices will follow high demand. What are procrastinating travelers to do besides drive or take the train to get to their destinations? CNN checked...

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Today’s the last day to get your boarding pass to Mars

Photo: NASA 01 NOV 17 13:23 ET By Cassandra Santiago and Saeed Ahmed, CNN (CNN) — You’re not really keen on taking a trip to Mars, but you’d sure like something fresh for your Insta feed? NASA’s got just the thing for you: A boarding pass to the Red Planet. You’ll have to act fast — today’s the last day to snag one here. Just enter your name and a few other details on the site, click enter and you’re ready — or rather, your name is — to go the distance. Here’s how it works: Your name will make...

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