If you're planning to travel any time soon, today is the day to
book your flight. If you haven't already maxed out the credit cards
with Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, whatever Sunday was
called, and Cyber Monday, you have another shot today, with Travel
If you're heading to Boston or New York City, check out the $49
fares on JetBlue, my
favorite airline, especially for traveling with kids. From the free
checked bags to the personal television entertainment in the seat
backs to the friendly service and on-time performance, this is
airline that knows how to take care of kids, which means it knows
how to take care of parents. Sadly, Jetblue only flies direct from
Chicago to Boston and NYC. And changing flights is never
If you're traveling sooner, check out
Expedia's "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow" deals.
American Airlines has its own deals, including $140 to Denver
through early March. Those deals are rare (so log on right now if
you're interested) and end tonight at midnight.
Cindy Richards is the mom of two who gets her muse from traveling the world, usually with kids in tow. She also writes for TravelingMom.com, where she also serves as editor.
See more of Cindy's stories here.
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