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The All-in-One Flight Reference List

The All-in-One Flight Reference List

At Opptee Travel Search, we are passionate about and strive to achieve two goals: To offer comprehensive, unbiased search options so you can book best travel choices, and To offer lesser-known tips to help maneuver through all phases of travel receiving what you’re...

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When to Ask the Airline for an Expense Voucher

When to Ask the Airline for an Expense Voucher

Understandably, airlines aren’t in a hurry to tell you, but there are many times when we’re eligible to receive expense vouchers from them. The most common travel vouchers are meal vouchers, transportation vouchers, and hotel vouchers. Meal Vouchers Many airlines...

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The Middle Seat Woes

The Middle Seat Woes

Aisle seats and window seats. They both have their advantages and their disadvantages. We listed a few of them in our blog ‘How to Choose and Get the Best Airplane Seat’. I’m hard-pressed, though, to come up with any advantages for the middle seat. Most times I book...

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Airport Security Scans Need to Know

Airport Security Scans Need to Know

The inconvenience of unloading a carry-on bag and removing pieces of clothing at airport security is never fun, but it’s a necessary evil. For our own safety, we go through these airport security scanners every time we fly. Have you wondered how they work and are...

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6 Advantages of Flying with a Carry-on Bag Only

6 Advantages of Flying with a Carry-on Bag Only

Flying in itself is stressful enough, but then there’s the added issue of how to deal with your luggage. There is so much to consider: the details around checked bags vs carry-on bags, extra fees vs no-fee luggage, size of both carry-on and checked bags as well as the...

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Travel Search: Who Owns Who. Who are you Booking With?

Travel Search: Who Owns Who. Who are you Booking With?

When you're searching for and find a best travel option, do you reserve right away? And if so, do you know who are you booking with? Do you know which travel search companies own who? At Opptee, we advise checking a minimum of four search sites before...

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Need to Know: Delayed or Canceled Flights

Need to Know: Delayed or Canceled Flights

For frequent flyers, it’s not unusual to experience flight delays or cancellations AND the frustrations that come with them. For instance, you have a tight turnaround time for a connecting flight through Dallas, but your originating flight is significantly delayed or...

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Flying with Pets in Cargo

Flying with Pets in Cargo

The numbers of people who are flying with their pets are on the rise. According to Travel Weekly in 2017, London’s Heathrow airport handled 16,000 dogs and cats, 400 horses, 200,000 reptiles, 2,000 birds and 28 million fish! A few months ago, we offered tips on flying...

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The Travel Working Digital Nomad

The Travel Working Digital Nomad

Whatever you call it: workcation, extended bleisure travel, flex work, remote working, digital nomad, work-life balance or a phrase I might have just invented “travel working’ - it’s a growing phenomenon among both millennials and baby boomers who want to work and...

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8 Steps for Finding Best Vacation Packages

8 Steps for Finding Best Vacation Packages

I notice a lot of articles offering advice on how to find the best flight, car rental, and hotel, but information for finding the best vacation package appears less often. With summer almost over, the time to search out winter vacations is fast approaching. If you...

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