Megan Johnson

Megan is a Senior Editor, SEO for SmarterTravel Media.

Megan started with SmarterTravel Media’s Airfarewatchdog way back in 2008, moved over to FamilyVacationCritic, and finally SmarterTravel in 2021. Originally from Massachusetts, she has lived in Nova Scotia, London, and New York City. She has spent nearly every summer (or at least part of it) on Prince Edward Island. She has started to go out of her comfort zone while traveling- most recently exploring caves and boogie boarding on a FlowRider.

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Southwest Winter Sale from $78 Roundtrip

Megan Johnson - November 9, 2021
Southwest is gearing up for the cold weather with its Winter Sale, with fares starting…
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Canadian Border Will Finally Open to Fully Vaccinated Americans

Megan Johnson - July 20, 2021
The long wait is over! Americans can finally head back to Canada. That is, as…
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10 Fanny Packs That Are Perfect for Travel

Megan Johnson - July 16, 2021
I can hardly believe it but fanny packs are coming back. When you think about…
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9 Luggage Tags You’ll Want for Your Next Trip

Megan Johnson - July 7, 2021
It is a traveler’s worst nightmare (aside from canceled flights): lost luggage. We’ve all heard…
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9 Amazing Travel Deals and Incentives to Get You Traveling Again

Megan Johnson - June 28, 2021
It doesn’t take a genius to realize the tourism industry took a huge hit in…
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Southwest 50th Anniversary Sale and Sweepstakes

Megan Johnson - June 15, 2021
Southwest is celebrating its 50th anniversary in a big way, with a huge sale and…
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10 Memorial Day Weekend Airfare Deals Still Available

Megan Johnson - May 25, 2021
Are you itching to get away, but thought it was too late to book anything…
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Just in Time for Father’s Day: The 7 Best Luggage Sets for Men

Megan Johnson - May 24, 2021
Father’s Day is coming, and with travel starting to finally pick up again, a luggage…
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New Low-cost Airline Breeze Airways Opens Booking with Fares Starting at $39 One-Way

Megan Johnson - May 21, 2021
Breeze Airways, the newest airline founded by JetBlue founder David Neeleman, has started selling tickets…