The Blog: Coach Class is a blog devoted to budget travel and travel news. It’s been around since 2007, and was initially hosted on courant.com, The Hartford Courant’s Web site.

The Author: Jeanne Leblanc worked for many years in newspaper and Web journalism and now works in communications and media relations .She has written travel stories for newspapers around the country. She lives in central Connecticut and is a Web consultant specializing in the construction of small and medium-sized WordPress sites.

Email Jeanne: jeanne@coachclassblog.com