Switch your airport, fly on a Saturday and delete your browsing history: How airlines price their fares and how YOU can score a deal
Comparison sites may have made booking flights a lot easier, but it's still a jungle out there.
Plane fares often don't seem to make sense, with prices jumping and falling at the stop of a hat and mysteries surrounding the cost of certain destinations over others.
In search of answers, MailOnline Travel interrogated two specialists on the topic, Kayak price comparison expert Suzanne Perry, and founder of the travel advice website GodSaveThePoints, Gilbert Ott.
A decade ago, a strong trend emerged for the 'last minute' deal strategy, with travel sites claiming that great deals can be had for... read more
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