You work really hard during the school year educating our future leaders and you deserve a break more than most of us. Unfortunately, the only time you get time off is when the majority of other families are traveling too, and getting away can be expensive… If you are a teacher, send an email to […]

First responders

As a public servant, you work really hard, but your work isn’t always acknowledged and vacations aren’t always a possibility. If you fire fighter or police officer, email a (redacted) copy of a pay-stub or official document to thankyou@JustGetOutOfTown.com. (Please also let me know what your home airport is so I can add you to the proper […]


If you’re like most of my friends who work for non-profits… You’re passionate about helping the people you serve, you work really long hours,  and vacations are probably few and far between. If you work for a qualified non-profit that has 501c3 status, email proof of employment and your company’s 501c3 status to thankyou@JustGetOutOfTown.com and let me […]

“Do you have business class flights?”

Here’s another question I get all the time. Good news! Every single trip we share has both coach and business class prices (and when the coach prices we find are discounted, the business class prices are typically discounted too. (Check out the $1001 business class price in the Jamaica example below.) Whether you need business […]

Denver to Roatan: My Best Trip Ever. $854 including 7 nights

First off – Roatan is never cheap to get to. Flights alone are usually over $800 (Trust me- I’ve been watching for years.) Years ago, I had a “buddy pass” from a very generous pilot friend & decided to head out of town when my kids were on vacation with their Mom.  Since I had to fly […]

Saving 30% to 60% on last-minute travel

If you ever have to travel last minute, try the one of the following methods to cut costs: The Priceline Hack. Everyone knows Priceline can help you get lower fares than what you can typically find on the common aggregator sites like Kayak, Expedia, etc. However, most people don’t know that as the departure date […]

Tips for getting Passports In Denver

A subscriber private-messaged me with a request for tips on getting passports in Denver so I thought I’d share here. Everything about the government is slow, and they heavily encourage everything to be done via old-fashioned mail, but (For a $60 per passport fee) there is a Denver office you can visit if you A) […]

Making the most of JGOOT

To make sure you get as much as possible out of JGOOT – try these two helpful tips: When you visit the website, the first thing you should do is enter your email. Then, each morning, I’ll send you a daily digest of every deal I found the day before.  No more risk of missing a single […]

School’s out soon! (Part 2)

Don’t have a passport? Here are a couple dozen domestic flights that can help you get out of town for under $150. If you missed the other “School’s out” post with a dozen Mexico, here it is. PS – Two of the destinations are near cruise ports. No passports are required to leave the country […]

School’s out soon!

Check these trips out… Every one of them is during “expensive” summer season. In the interest of (most) school calendars, are between Memorial Day and the first week of August. My personal favs: Mexico City for $288 (including air & hotel) Denver to Puerto Vallarta: $643 including air & All-Inclusive Hotel Lima Peru: $405 flight […]

…So life doesn’t escape us

I like this one.