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At Opptee Travel Search, we're passionate about offering lesser-known, impartial blog travel tips and industry news. None of the companies, products or opinions we write about have contacted us, paid us or requested we mention them. All references are the result of...

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The Best Time to Buy Airline Tickets

The Best Time to Buy Airline Tickets

Conde Naste Traveler recently published an article reporting on best times to book flights. Here's a quick scan of their insights: ".. CheapAir.com's recently released Annual Airfare Study says that based on millions of passenger flights, the best day to buy...

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The Best Windows Travel Search Apps

The Best Windows Travel Search Apps

Many of us with Windows devices (Laptop, Surface) don’t think about downloading and using apps available through the Microsoft Store. However, those who travel may find that good travel search apps can be convenient when booking flights, car rentals and hotels on the...

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Finding Hostels: Best of the Best

Finding Hostels: Best of the Best

We’re traveling more than ever before and that travel bug is shared over the generations - Millennials, Boomers, and GenXers. Our fascination with cultures, local experiences, and beautiful scenery is an insatiable quest. But we also know that travel isn’t cheap and...

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The Simple Way to Search Travel

The Simple Way to Search Travel

As travelers, we know there are dozens of really good travel search sites to use for planning trips. When searching, we download and browse hotel sites, airline sites, cruise sites, car rental sites, vacation package sites and those that include a combination of all,...

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How to Find Flights to Small Airports

How to Find Flights to Small Airports

Have you ever used a well-known travel search to look for a regional small airport? Maybe you wanted to fly to a destination that’s not mainstream? Or to fly to a large city, but a suburban airport like Midway vs Chicago O’Hare or Beauvais vs Paris de Gaulle or...

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Best Ways to Save Vacation Photos

Best Ways to Save Vacation Photos

The way we store and share vacation photos has changed radically over the years with the evolution from slides to printed to digital photos. And, the quantity of photos (and video) we are saving has increased exponentially now that printed pictures and...

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Solving Online Travel Search Frustrations

Solving Online Travel Search Frustrations

At Opptee, our goal is to make travel search easier. Travellers spend a LOT OF TIME searching online sites looking for that best price. They also spend time downloading and installing travel apps hoping that they will provide some level of convenience. However,...

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Money Saving Cruise Tips

Money Saving Cruise Tips

If you’ve been on a cruise, you know that though a cruise is considered all-inclusive, it isn’t truly all-inclusive. There are extra fees and charges for a long list of items including shore excursions, drinks (alcoholic, non-alcoholic), spa treatments and specialty...

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The Airport Lounge Experience. Is it really that Special?

The Airport Lounge Experience. Is it really that Special?

Oh, the allure of the airport lounge. For some, it's that mystical place behind the counter that's never seen. For others, it's a regular bi-weekly stop to and from their business destination. Is the airport lounge really that special? Is it worth paying for? The...

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The Mexican Food Scene – Then and Now

The Mexican Food Scene – Then and Now

At Opptee, we don't typically write about world locations. We write about travel and travel search in general terms, concentrating on information that enables you to research, plan, and book trips with access to the most number of search options. BUT after spending a...

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