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Travel Tips / USA

Travel Tip: What are the Happiest States in the Country?

You probably have a list of places you love to visit, or destinations that make you happy. Now there’s a list of of the happiest states, thanks to the research… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Travel is Changing After the Brexit

In the wake of the Brexit vote, airfares to many locations around the world have dropped significantly. Add recent terrorism fears and the overall strength of the U.S. dollar against… Read More…

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Budget Travel / Destinations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Most Expensive Cities Around the World Right Now

Before you take your next trip, it might help to know the world’s most expensive cities. Thanks to The Economist, the results are in. Are you traveling to Los Angeles?… Read More…

Travel Tip: Checking Your Luggage Through Multiple Flights
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Checking Your Luggage Through Multiple Flights

Until recently, there were agreements in place between major U.S. and international airlines that allowed passengers to check a bag on one airline and have that airline connect that bag… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: The Jaipur Literature Festival in Boulder, CO
USA / Voluntourism

Voluntourism Spotlight: The Jaipur Literature Festival in Boulder, CO

If you’re spending time in Boulder, Colorado this weekend, you might want to check out the Jaipur Literature Festival, which takes place from September 23-25. This festival focuses on the… Read More…

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Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Should Know Before Traveling with a Credit Card

What are the odds that your credit card could be hacked when you travel? Sadly, those chances are increasing in probability. Bank of America loses about $600 million a year… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Prepare in Case a Hurricane Affects Your Cruise
Cruise Travel / Hurricane Season / Travel Insurance / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Prepare in Case a Hurricane Affects Your Cruise

Thinking of taking a cruise? How much do local weather conditions and the time of year influence your decision? What should you know before booking that cruise, especially during the… Read More…

6 Tips for Wheelchair Accessible Travel in Berlin
Accessible Travel / Germany & the Netherlands

6 Tips for Wheelchair Accessible Travel in Berlin

Traveling with a wheelchair or other mobility equipment can be tricky, and no matter where you’re going, it’s helpful to do research in advance. Some destinations are more accessible than… Read More…

Travel Tip: What’s the Best Day to Buy Plane Tickets?
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What’s the Best Day to Buy Plane Tickets?

It’s a question I’m asked all the time. Is there really a better day—or time of day—to buy your airline tickets? The answer, quite simply, is that everyone claims to… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Airfare This Fall
Airlines & Airports / Budget Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Airfare This Fall

Usually at this time of the year, a number of airlines start fare sales to Europe with prices about 20 percent off the regular coach fares. But this fall is… Read More…

Animals, Airboats & Sundaes: Family-Friendly Adventures in Miami
Family/Kids Travel / South

Animals, Airboats & Sundaes: Family-Friendly Adventures in Miami

While Miami may not be the first U.S. city that comes to mind when you think of family-friendly activities, it has many hotels, museums, activities, and ice cream parlors suitable… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: CBP Preclearance Could Expand to More Countries

Many of you may not have heard about something called Preclearance, but it’s your best friend when returning to the U.S. from a number of countries overseas. It’s been around… Read More…

Food Festivals You Can Visit Around the Country this Fall
CBS News / Culinary Travel / Fall / Festivals

Food Festivals You Can Visit Around the Country this Fall

Labor Day may signal the official end of summer, but it doesn’t mean the end of fun or some long standing American traditions—food festivals. Many of them continue through October… Read More…

Travel Tip: Delta Creates New Tracking System for Checked Luggage
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Delta Creates New Tracking System for Checked Luggage

If you’re like me, you believe there are only two kinds of airline bags—carry-on and lost. The airlines appear to be doing a better job when it comes to damaging,… Read More…