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What the Carnival Cruise Quarantine Means for International Travelers
CBS News / Health & Fitness

What the Carnival Cruise Quarantine Means for International Travelers

Last week, a woman who handled specimens from Thomas Eric Duncan—the first man to die of Ebola in the United States—was quarantined on board the Carnival Magic in the Caribbean. I reported for CBS… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Cruise Ship Food is Getting Better
Cruise Travel / Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Cruise Ship Food is Getting Better

It used to be that cruise ship food meant just one thing: the all-you-can-eat buffet. That time-honored tradition is still around. But some cruise lines are becoming known for having–dare… Read More…

How You Can Support Breast Cancer Awareness This Month
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel News

How You Can Support Breast Cancer Awareness This Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), a month dedicated to fundraising and raising global awareness of the most common cancer in women. While many people know what breast cancer… Read More…

Would A Travel Ban Contain the Spread of Ebola?
CBS News / Health & Fitness

Would A Travel Ban Contain the Spread of Ebola?

On Thursday, Dr. Thomas Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), was questioned at a Congressional hearing about screening protocols for airline passengers who are entering the… Read More…

Travel Tip: Earning Frequent Flyer Miles on Mileage Runs
Airlines & Airports / Mileage & Reward Programs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Earning Frequent Flyer Miles on Mileage Runs

We’re approaching the year’s end, and traditionally, for frequent flyers, that means one thing: mileage runs. The idea is to fly long distances in order to accrue miles before your loyalty program’s… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Explore Underground Caves
National Parks / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Explore Underground Caves

So much of our travel is on the road or in the air…but what if there was a really cool experience underground? There is a world of exploration in underground… Read More…

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Travel Selfie Photo Contest: The Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in the TravelCell Travel Selfie Instagram Photo Contest! While so many of the photos were great, there had to be a winner. The first… Read More…

Travel Tip: What to Do if Your Cruise is Canceled
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What to Do if Your Cruise is Canceled

I’ve talked before about the draconian rules of cruise lines: your rights are few and far between if you have to cancel your trip. But what if the cruise line… Read More…

Radio Guest List– Hotel Plaza Athénée, Paris, France–October 18, 2014
Guest List / Radio Show

Radio Guest List– Hotel Plaza Athénée, Paris, France–October 18, 2014

Near the Eiffel Tower and River Seine, in the heart of the Triangle d’Or area, the Hotel Plaza Athénée boasts incredible views over Paris. It opened in 1913, and has… Read More…

Zombie Runs That Will Help You Prepare for the Apocalypse
Pop Culture Travel

Zombie Runs That Will Help You Prepare for the Apocalypse

So you think you could survive a zombie apocalypse? Very few doomsday scenarios attract as many enthusiasts as the recent zombie phenomenon in popular culture. With Halloween just around the corner,… Read More…

10 Ways to Personalize Your Luggage
Luggage & Packing

10 Ways to Personalize Your Luggage

Have you been traveling by air lately? Planes are more full, security lines are longer, and let’s not forget the constant struggle with…baggage. Well, get ready, because the busiest travel… Read More…