Flights Travel Articles

Choosing the best flight for you, from a round-trip weekend getaway to an 18-leg RTW trip, can be extremely complicated. In the following pages, you can learn about things like how to choose a carrier on a RTW trip, which days are the best to fly on, and how to prepare for that first flight with your baby.

 


The Definitive Report on Multi-Stop (Around the World) Airfare
The Definitive Report on Multi-Stop (Around the World) Airfare BootsnAll released the Around the World Airfare Report this week. Sean Keener, CEO of the BootsnAll Travel Network breaks down the what and why of this report. Why should you care?
How to Build Your RTW Route
How to Build Your RTW Route Deciding where to go on your big trip is a challenge. We offer tips, advice, and a sample, base route that anyone can customize to fit their exact needs in the context of a short or long trip.
Itineraries for Every Traveler
Itineraries for Every Traveler Choosing an itinerary once you've decided to take a long-term trip is one of the hardest parts of planning such a trip. Vickie Lillo is here to offer 7 trip itineraries to help you out!
Our #1 Tip for RTW Flight Planning
Our #1 Tip for RTW Flight Planning Choosing destinations and a flight path for a long-term trip can be migrane-inducing. We're here to make long-term flight planning easier with our top tip.
Indie RTW Airfare Engine – One Year Later
Indie RTW Airfare Engine – One Year Later It's been a year to the day that BootsnAll released Indie to the world. Though Indie is the first of its kind, that didn't mean the work was done. Check out all the new features and highlights we've added to Indie over the last 365 days.
Top 10 Destinations for Independent Travelers in 2014
Top 10 Destinations for Independent Travelers in 2014 BootsnAll's annual list of Top Destinations for the upcoming year is unveiled, but with a unique twist. See how we chose this year's list - we can guarantee it's unlike any other "Top Travel List for 2014" you'll see.
BootsnAll Acquires AirTreks
BootsnAll Acquires AirTreks Two of the biggest companies who focus on long-term travel have become one. Find out why, and what that means for the long-term traveler.
8 Simple Steps for Making the Most of Europe’s Low Cost Airlines
8 Simple Steps for Making the Most of Europe’s Low Cost Airlines Have you booked a bargain flight with one of Europe’s low cost airlines only to be stung by one extra charge after another? Flying can be one of the cheapest ways to get around Europe, but only if you know how to make the most of the airlines’ rules and avoid the tricks that bump up the cost. Jo Fitzsimons shows you seven simple steps for making the most of Europe’s low cost airlines.
RTW Airfare’s Sweet Spot: Time vs. Money
RTW Airfare’s Sweet Spot: Time vs. Money Searching, pricing, and booking complex multi-stop international flights has historically been the most time consuming and frustrating part of planning a round the world trip. But what if I told you that you could do it all in less than 30 minutes?
6 Epic Trekking Destinations Around the World
6 Epic Trekking Destinations Around the World Part of what we love about indie travel is doing the abnormal – getting outside the box of the typical one or two week vacation.  In today’s article, we break down a trip for the adventurous – the active traveleler, the hiker. Trek Around the World highlights a trip with a hiking theme, so if […]