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Holiday Gift Ideas 2014: Gear for Every Traveler
Travel Gadgets / Travel Gear

Holiday Gift Ideas 2014: Gear for Every Traveler

Still looking for a major last-minute gift for your favorite traveler? We found several great ideas for all types of travelers—photographers, music lovers, outdoorsy types, and everyone in between. Narrative Clip-on Camera – $279… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Spins on Old Travel Gifts
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Travel Tip: New Spins on Old Travel Gifts

It’s that time of year again. Time for some last-minute shopping for the traveler in your life. Even if you think they have everything, there are some new spins on… Read More…

Eight Ways to Make Your Flight More Enjoyable
Airlines & Airports / Travel Gear

Eight Ways to Make Your Flight More Enjoyable

Long flights can be difficult for everyone—even seasoned travelers. Contributing writer Margaret Magnus knows firsthand—she’s been flying from Los Angeles to Mumbai about once a year for the past 23… Read More…

Cheeky Luggage Tags for Every Traveler
Travel Gear

Cheeky Luggage Tags for Every Traveler

Luggage tags are an ideal small gift: they are cheap, easy, and can act as a stocking stuffer for a family member, a small gift for an office Secret Santa,… Read More…

Tips for Choosing the Right Daypack
Travel Gear

Tips for Choosing the Right Daypack

When you’re traveling in the outdoors, it’s important to have the right gear. If your gear—such as a daypack—doesn’t fit just right, it could be very uncomfortable when you’re hiking… Read More…

Travel Gear Stocking Stuffers Under $50
Travel Gear

Travel Gear Stocking Stuffers Under $50

Not sure what to buy for your favorite traveler—or perhaps for yourself this year? There’s a lot of travel gear out there, and sometimes it can get a little expensive…. Read More…

The Best Luggage 2015
Luggage & Packing

The Best Luggage 2015

Whether you’re looking for a new suitcase of your own or want to buy one for your favorite traveler, we’ve rounded up some of the best new luggage. This year,… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Crowdfunded Travel Technology
Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Crowdfunded Travel Technology

A lot of travel is about the sharing economy these days. When it comes to developing new products, some innovators are turning toward crowdfunding. The idea is that someone with… Read More…

Travel Tip: Travel Gear to Help You Save Space
Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Gear to Help You Save Space

Between checked ­bag fees and limited space in overhead bins, you better believe that every inch of your luggage should be used wisely. Here’s how you can maximize the space you do… Read More…

Black Friday Travel Gear Deals
Travel Deals / Travel Gear

Black Friday Travel Gear Deals

Black Friday is just a day away, and millions will be stuck in traffic jams at malls across America. But it may also be a  great time to save on some must-have travel gear…. Read More…

Worried About the Winter Forecast? Keep Warm with Travel Gear
Travel Gear

Worried About the Winter Forecast? Keep Warm with Travel Gear

Winter is apparently arriving early this year, and a number of weather and climate experts from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and national weather resource center, AccuWeather, are saying that this winter season could… Read More…