T+L's Top Travel Tricks 2009
Book backward for the best airfare.
When it comes to finding a great rate, flexibility can make all the difference. Search for deals from your home airport and choose your destination that way. Try websites like bing.com— Microsoft’s newly launched search engine—which lets you look for reduced airfares and saves your finds for seven days. Other places to search in reverse: air-fare.com and kayak.com/buzz.