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Orlando Sentinel
Advice for avoiding costly airline fees for changing plansAnd it is refundable. "Refundability is better than (a free) change because yo
Advice for avoiding costly airline fees for changing plans
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
And it is refundable. "Refundability is better than (a free) change because you get to say, 'I don't want to go.'" says George Hobica, founder of airfarewatchdog.com. Some experienced fliers suggest that you buy two one-way tickets if you can... Read more
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Business Insider
Why you should always dress up on a planethat they aren't, being better dressed than all the other schlubs will give you
Why you should always dress up on a plane
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
that they aren't, being better dressed than all the other schlubs will give you an edge. When AirFareWatchdog.com founder George Hobica asked a gate agent directly whether they'd be more likely to upgrade someone who was dressed well, the answer... Read more
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CTV News
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most U.S. airlinescome with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare"
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most U.S. airlines
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
come with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare" - a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. "Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper." A spokesman... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most airlinescome with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare"
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most airlines
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
come with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare" -- a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. "Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper." A spokesman... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines A thing of the pastcome with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare”
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines A thing of the past
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 12 days ago
come with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare” – a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. “Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper.” A spokesman... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bereavement fares disappearcome with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare”
Bereavement fares disappear
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
come with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare” — a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. “Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper.” A spokesman... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlinescome with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare"
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
come with a big caveat. "They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare" - a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. "Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper." A spokesman... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Bereavement Fares Gone From Most U.S. Airlinescome with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare”
Bereavement Fares Gone From Most U.S. Airlines
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
come with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare” — a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. “Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper.” A spokesman... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlinescome with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare”
Bereavement fares have disappeared on most US airlines
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
come with a big caveat. “They are a very small discount off the walk-up fare” — a costly unrestricted ticket, said George Hobica, founder of the airfarewatchdog.com site. “Even if you can find one, they are not any cheaper.” A spokesman... Read more
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17d
USA Today
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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17d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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17d
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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11 News Houston
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
11 News Houston / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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17d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KING5 Seattle / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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First Coast News
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
First Coast News / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KTVB Boise / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat beltto act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is burie
Why flight attendants show you how to use a seat belt
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
to act more quickly. Something to think about the next time your nose is buried in a newspaper during the safety demo. George Hobica is the founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. Airfarewatchdog features the best airfares on thousands of routes... Read more
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News.com.au
’Economy wide’ seats for larger passengers?out that you’re stuck next to someone on the rather large side, the whole exper
’Economy wide’ seats for larger passengers?
News.com.au / Posted 17 days ago
out that you’re stuck next to someone on the rather large side, the whole experience goes from unpleasant to insufferable. George Hobica, travel guru and founder of cheap flights site airfarewatchdog.com has proposed a solution to this hotly... Read more
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Philly.com
Cheaper travel to Britain post-Brexit; hassles certainthan yesterday, so watch the currency, and prepay the hotel if you think the po
Cheaper travel to Britain post-Brexit; hassles certain
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
than yesterday, so watch the currency, and prepay the hotel if you think the pound has bottomed out against the dollar." George Hobica, president of Airfarewatchdog, said he was already seeing airfare fall. "The day after the Brexit vote," he... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
The Seattle Times / Posted 21 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice is to stay calm and play the odds,” says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. “The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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Market Watch
This hidden EU legislation could mean a $600 refund for a delayed flightskies? U.S. passengers traveling within the confines of the 50 states tend to g
This hidden EU legislation could mean a $600 refund for a delayed flight
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
skies? U.S. passengers traveling within the confines of the 50 states tend to get no compensation for flight delays, says George Hobica, founder of Airfare Watchdog. “The EU is just more consumer friendly.” JetBlue Airways Corp. JBLU, -1.08% is... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Five myths about Brexit for U.S. travelerssince 1985. In simple terms this means that for American travelers, Great Brita
Five myths about Brexit for U.S. travelers
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 26 days ago
since 1985. In simple terms this means that for American travelers, Great Britain is on sale. "The immediate effect, says George Hobica, president of Airfarewatchdog, is that “American visitors will pay less for travel to and within Europe and... Read more
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The Columbian
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseashazards, like failing to put on sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice is
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas
The Columbian / Posted 26 days ago
hazards, like failing to put on sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice is to stay calm and play the odds,” says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. “The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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USA Today
Five myths about Brexit for U.S. travelerssince 1985. In simple terms this means that for American travelers, Great Brita
Five myths about Brexit for U.S. travelers
USA Today / Posted 26 days ago
since 1985. In simple terms this means that for American travelers, Great Britain is on sale. "The immediate effect, says George Hobica, president of Airfarewatchdog, is that “American visitors will pay less for travel to and within Europe and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Tips for staying safe while travelling overseas this summerto avoid skin cancer. PHOTOS: 10 tips for stress-free summer travel "My advic
Tips for staying safe while travelling overseas this summer
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
to avoid skin cancer. PHOTOS: 10 tips for stress-free summer travel "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while travelling abroad are less... Read more
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News.com.au
Expert advice about travelling in the wake of terrorismfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice
Expert advice about travelling in the wake of terrorism
News.com.au / Posted 28 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice is to stay calm and play the odds,” says George Hobica, founder of airfarewatchdog.com. Passengers at the entrance to Istanbul's Ataturk airport on June 29 following... Read more
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CNBC
The upside of Brexit: 9 ways you can save moneywhich likely kept some Europeans from visiting America, have enticed airlines t
The upside of Brexit: 9 ways you can save money
CNBC / Posted 29 days ago
which likely kept some Europeans from visiting America, have enticed airlines to drop some fares for U.S. travelers, says George Hobica, founder of airfarewatchdog.com. Hobica says that, after the Brexit vote, fares from the U.S. to the U.K.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Why now is a good time to visit Britainthan yesterday, so watch the currency and prepay the hotel if you think the pou
Why now is a good time to visit Britain
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
than yesterday, so watch the currency and prepay the hotel if you think the pound has bottomed out against the dollar.” George Hobica, president of Airfarewatchdog, said that he's already seeing airfare fall. “The day after the Brexit vote, we... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tips for safe travel in the age of terrorismfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice
Tips for safe travel in the age of terrorism
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com. "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 30 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com . "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com . "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
The Seattle Times / Posted 30 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. “My advice is to stay calm and play the odds,” says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com . “The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 30 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com . "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summerfailing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice
Tips for staying safe while traveling overseas this summer
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 30 days ago
failing to put on an extra coat of sunscreen to avoid skin cancer. "My advice is to stay calm and play the odds," says George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com . "The odds of becoming a victim of terrorism while traveling abroad are less... Read more
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Breitbart
U.S. Interest In UK Travel Soars After Brexit(currency) conversion,” she said. More visitors will come to Britain and Europe
U.S. Interest In UK Travel Soars After Brexit
Breitbart / Posted a month ago
(currency) conversion,” she said. More visitors will come to Britain and Europe if the currencies continue to suffer, said George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com, a low airfare alert site that covers all airlines. Longer term, if the British... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. interest in UK travel soars after Brexit(currency) conversion," she said. More visitors will come to Britain and Europe
U.S. interest in UK travel soars after Brexit
Reuters / Posted a month ago
(currency) conversion," she said. More visitors will come to Britain and Europe if the currencies continue to suffer, said George Hobica, founder of Airfarewatchdog.com, a low airfare alert site that covers all airlines. Longer term, if the British... Read more
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