There’s no better time than summer to hit the road and take some time for a vacation. Travel websites make it easy to comparison shop for hotel rooms Just watch out for a common marketing trick designed to get you to book right away, rather than compare other options — bold warnings about limited inventory (ONLY 1 ROOM LEFT!”) with your search results.

And its handy hotel search engine displays the total cost up front (except taxes) which, like HotelsCombined, is helpful when comparing cheap hotel rates; being able to see that total hotel cost up front helps you quickly determine which hotels actually fit into your budget.

In the travel industry as a whole, you saw a fair amount of movement, but in looking at Kayak, Booking and Hotels, I found it really fascinating because all three of websites, almost immediately after the algorithm update, you saw between a 5-10% decrease.

Our bid for a luxury car at $10 per day for three days was accepted, even though the tool briefly warned us that our price was too low.” Depending on how busy your destination is during your planned trip, and the popularity of the car you’re requesting, you might be able to score a great deal.

StudentUniverse bills itself as “the world’s leading travel booking service for students and youth.” With the goal of making travel easy and accessible to young travelers, StudentUniverse will help you find cheap flights, hotels, tours, activities, and more.