The popular travel website, Expedia
, has introduced a new Windows Vista sidebar gadget that is perfect for anyone planning a vacation. The Expedia Fare Alert Vista Sidebar Gadget
is now availabe for download from the Windows Live Gallery website. This handy gadget can be customized to search for the best fares for up to three different domestic or international destinations.
You can configure the gadget to search for the flights you want, the month you want to travel, and the price you want to pay. When all of the crieria is met, the gadget displays a real-time desktop alert with the pricing information. If you click on the alert, you will be taken to the Expedia.com
website where you can book the flight and lock in the fare displayed. Additionally, the Fare Alert gadget's calendar feature displays the lowest daily fare for the flight or flights you're interested in. This is a great tool for anyone who wants to find a good, low-priced airfare, but who doesn't have time to keep scouring websites for the best deal.