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Planes, trains and automobiles

Check out our online Encyclopedia of Travel for everything you need to know on airfares, rental cars, RV’s and much more
/ Source: Arthur Frommer's Budget Travel

The cost of getting there: depending on your destination it can be the single most expensive factor in your vacation. That’s why we devote almost one hundred pages of this website simply to the topic of lowering your transportation costs.

VISIT THE “Getting there cheaply” area of this site and learn

The names of the best and most reputable airfare consolidators for domestic and international travel

The many ways you can slash your air costs when you travel to Europe, even in the high season

Best bets for keeping car rental costs down

The lowdown on RV vacations

And much more.

Why waste a dime more than you have to simply for transportation? With the economy in its current slump, there are bargains galore for the traveler who does her homework. Let us fill you in on some of the tricks and traps of booking travel from charter airfares, to internet booking engines to agencies and travel companies that have the inside track for discounts. Access to the content of our Encyclopedia of Travel is absolutely free.

To see other sections of our Encyclopedia, simply go to and scroll down (you’ll find the chapters in the right hand column on the lower half of the page), or simply click here. You’ll find useful and up to date information on cruising, travel for person with disabilities, Senior discounts, student travel, beach vacations, golf vacations, hiking tours and much, much more.

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