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Road Tested Travel Gear Must Haves for Summer
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Road Tested Travel Gear Must Haves for Summer

Before going on a hiking trip through the Czech Republic, Hungary, and the Balkans with her husband, contributing writer Margaret Magnus made a list of 15 must-have travel gear items for summer…. Read More…

5 Gadgets You Need for the Fourth of July
Family/Kids Travel / Travel Gear

5 Gadgets You Need for the Fourth of July

With the Fourth of July right around the corner, now is the time to prepare for the holiday, ensuring that your long weekend is as perfect as possible. Whether you’re… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Regulations About Drones
Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Regulations About Drones

Are drones really the next big thing in travel tech? No, I’m not talking about anti-terrorist airstrikes. I’m talking about flying devices that people are using for fun. Drones are… Read More…

11 Best Travel Pillows: Traveler Tested & Approved
Travel Gear

11 Best Travel Pillows: Traveler Tested & Approved

Flying can be difficult at times, especially if you want to rest and avoid jet lag. If you’re the kind of person who needs a pillow to sleep, you’re in… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Digital Privacy
Apps & Technology / Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Protect Your Digital Privacy

There’s a lot of talk about our digital privacy, and who’s watching what we do online. It all starts with what’s literally visible on your screen. 3M has privacy screen… Read More…

4 Ways to Get Around the TSA 311 Rule
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing

4 Ways to Get Around the TSA 311 Rule

Traveling light has always been the key to travel. Still, it is not always easy to fit all belongings into a 22″ x 14″ x 9″ bag, especially when it… Read More…

Travel Tip: Carry-On Luggage Restrictions Are Shrinking
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Carry-On Luggage Restrictions Are Shrinking

Several of the major carriers have quietly changed carry-on luggage restrictions, which could impact you the next time you’re at the airport. This information isn’t exactly widespread and enforcement can… Read More…

Travel Tip: Portable Gadgets Make Travel More Comfortable
Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Portable Gadgets Make Travel More Comfortable

Waiting at the airport, standing in lines, navigating crowds. There’s a lot about travel that’s physically demanding, especially if you’re older or have mobility problems. The good news is there are some… Read More…

8 Items That Need to Be On Your Hiking Gear Checklist
Adventure Travel & Sports / Travel Gear

8 Items That Need to Be On Your Hiking Gear Checklist

Summer is officially here, and that means hiking, backpacking, and camping season. Every year, new products come out to make your experience better, and this year we discovered some of… Read More…

The Best Carry-On & Overnight Bags Under $200
Luggage & Packing / Travel News

The Best Carry-On & Overnight Bags Under $200

As if standing in long lines at the airport and paying additional fees for carry-on bags wasn’t already frustrating, airlines have now quietly changed their carry-on regulations. Effective immediately, passengers… Read More…

Travel Tip: Get New Travel Gifts Every Month
Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Get New Travel Gifts Every Month

It’s an age-old problem: What do you get for the traveler who seems to have everything? How about travel gifts? Travelbox is a service that delivers a gift box filled… Read More…