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Road Trip Apps to Make Your Drive Easier
Apps & Technology / Car Travel

Road Trip Apps to Make Your Drive Easier

Whether you’re on a road trip or navigating a new city, a few helpful apps on your smartphone might make the driving experience a whole lot easier. We’ve rounded up… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Car Travel / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel News

Travel Forecast for Labor Day Weekend 2014

If you’re planning on taking a road trip this Labor Day weekend, you’ll be in good company. According to AAA Travel, 34.7 million people are expected to drive 50 miles—or… Read More…

Travel Tip: Avoid Motion Sickness With These Tricks
Car Travel / Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Avoid Motion Sickness With These Tricks

If there’s one thing that makes people dread travel, it’s getting sick in a moving vehicle. Motion sickness is a real issue, but there are some ways around it. The… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Find the Best Pet Harnesses for Driving
Car Travel / Travel Tips / Travel with Pets

Travel Tip: How to Find the Best Pet Harnesses for Driving

You wouldn’t put a child into a car without a car seat or seat belt, so why would you do the same thing with your pet? Unfortunately, far too many… Read More…

7 Road Trips to Relive 90′s Movies & TV Shows
Road Trips / Window Seat or Aisle Seat

7 Road Trips to Relive 90′s Movies & TV Shows

Do you still miss 90′s TV shows and movies like Saved by the Bell, Twin Peaks, and Dumb and Dumber? Summer is the perfect season for road trips, and for… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps to Help You Book Bus & Train Travel
Apps & Technology / Bus Travel / Trains / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Apps to Help You Book Bus & Train Travel

There are dozens of websites and apps to help you search, compare and book air travel. But what about bus and train travel? Technology is starting to catch up there… Read More…

Travel Tip: Why Gas Prices Go Up in the Summer
Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Why Gas Prices Go Up in the Summer

Want to know why gas prices go up in the summer? It’s a seasonal event, and there are reasons why this happens every year. According to AAA’s Fuel Gauge report,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Car Safety Features That Can Save Your Life
Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Car Safety Features That Can Save Your Life

When it comes to our cars, safety features that were once luxuries are now necessities: Seat belts, air bags, crumple zones. Now, more cutting-edge safety features are becoming more common…. Read More…

Escape the City This Summer With These Affordable Road Trips
CBS News / Road Trips

Escape the City This Summer With These Affordable Road Trips

If you’re ready to travel this summer but can’t go far, there are some destinations that are driving distance from most cities. Peter Greenberg went on CBS Saturday Morning to talk… Read More…

The many faces of a toddler on a long drive
Car Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Road Trips

What You’re Doing Wrong on Your Family Road Trip

My husband didn’t understand why we were going to a ski resort. “But we don’t ski.” I showed him pictures of the Resort at Squaw Creek and its proximity to Lake Tahoe…. Read More…

One-Tank Trip: Los Angeles to Del Mar
One Tank Trips / Travel Detective Exclusive / Videos

One-Tank Trip: Los Angeles to Del Mar

Ask someone for an easy drive out of Los Angeles and they may say Santa Barbara, Anaheim, or Palm Springs. But if you head south, and stop 20 miles short… Read More…