FLIGHT PLANNING ON THE INTERNET.
Many airline websites offer special last-minute deals, although some may require membership logins or email subscriptions. Try www.icelandair.com, www.airfrance.com,www.lufthansa.de, and www.britishairways.com. (For a great set of links to practically every airline in every country, see www.travelpage.com.)
Other websites do the legwork and compile the deals for you-try www.best- fares.com, www.flights.com,www.lowestfare.com,www.onetravel.com, and www.travelzoo.com.
UStudentUniverse (www.studentuniverse.com), STA (www.sta-travel.com), and Orbitz.com provide quotes on student tickets, while Expedia (www.expe- dia.com) and Travelocity (www.travelocity.com) offer full travel services. Price- line (www.priceline.com) allows you to specify a price, and obligates you to buy any ticket that meets or beats it; be prepared for antisocial hours and odd routes. Skyauction (www.skyauction.com) allows you to bid on both last- minute and advance-purchase tickets.
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