Last-minute Travel Tips
Oct. 24, 2003
In the mood to take a trip this weekend? Here’s some helpful information to get you traveling at the last minute:
A helpful book:
“Fodor's 1,001 Smart Travel Tips”
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You can also send travel questions to the friendly folks at:
Some good tips:
- If you’re buying last-minute tickets for two, try buying them separately. Sometimes, you can get cheaper tickets that way because you won’t have to try to get two seats side by side.
- Some last-minute travel deals include hotel accommodations and/or car rentals. So, you can get a cheap flight and more, all at once.
- When bidding on vacation auctions, remember that you will have to pay at least $100 in addition to your bid per person in taxes and surcharges.
- No time to read up on your destination? For a quick preview and local history of the city you want to visit, check out www.hellometro.com www.hellometro.com.
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