The hidden fees travelers hate most
Have airline and hotel fees gone too far? Consider the following: Checking in early when your hotel room is ready can cost up to $50. Buying a ticket on a few airlines' websites can carry an “electronic reservation” fee of at least $10. Putting a small pet under an airline seat can cost $250 round trip. Checking an oversize, overweight suitcase is as much as $800 round trip. Then, there's this: Getting reimbursed by Spirit Airlines for clothes you buy when luggage is delayed requires mailing the dirty clothes to the airline. You pay the shipping costs.