Luxury travel

You, too, can afford first class

Did you know you could cut the cost of your next vacation and still travel in style?
The Penny Pincher’s Passport to Luxury Travel by Joel L. Widzer outlines how you can fly first class, stay at five-star hotels and rent luxury cars at bargain prices.

Some of Widzer’s advice on acquiring affordable luxury travel-dress in professional attire when you fly, travel off-season, read the latest travel news and book in advance-may be familiar to you. However, this guide stresses some overlooked essentials for better service, such as building relationships and tipping wisely.

It also provides a comprehensive listing of useful travel publications, Websites, software and organizations as well as contact information for the major airlines, hotel chains, car rental companies and frequent flier programs.

The Penny Pincher’s Passport to Luxury Travel by Joel L. Widzer (Travelers’ Tales; $12.95)

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