Even if you’re not on a budget, it’s hard to resist a good flight deal. Nothing makes my day better than a good deal…and a cup of coffee (okay and some cookies…but lets not get distracted). Great flight deals sometimes mean a long layover. But what if I told you that not only is it possible to get a cheap flight but it is also possible to get a free mini vacation out of it? Now, I have your attention. How are airlines able to offer great flight deals? Here’s a few of the many different factors: It’s off season for that particular destination. Perhaps the weather isn’t ideal or it’s right before or after a major holiday/event It’s a last minute flight and there are still seats available The arrival and departure times are crazy…really late at night or early in the morning There are ridiculously long layovers Read more…