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Travel Tip: How to Keep Your Money Safe With Smart Wallets

Almost everyone travels with a wallet of some kind, so it’s no wonder there’s new technology to help protect your valuables. Here’s how to keep your money safe. Hackers can actually… Read More…

Plastic Bags vs. Packing Cubes
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

Plastic Bags vs. Packing Cubes

Packing can be a challenge, especially when you’re trying to maximize all the space in your suitcase without going over the weight limit. But what about keeping all of your… Read More…

Small Packable Bags for All Your Odds and Ends
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gear

Small Packable Bags for All Your Odds and Ends

We’ve all been there: You’ve had a great vacation and are packing to go home. Your suitcase is stuffed and you realize—due to gifts, trinkets, or vino picked up along… Read More…

Travel Tip: Portable Gadgets for Your Camera
Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Portable Gadgets for Your Camera

Taking photos when you travel is a time-honored tradition. Now there are some new gadgets for your camera that can upgrade even the most basic devices. Maybe you missed the… Read More…

Travel Tip: Smart Luggage is Coming
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Smart Luggage is Coming

In a world where travel technology exist everywhere we look, it’s no wonder our luggage is also getting smarter. A lot of smart luggage is still in the development stage,… Read More…

Still Need Holiday Gifts? One Bookstore Owner’s Top Travel Books
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Still Need Holiday Gifts? One Bookstore Owner’s Top Travel Books

‘Tis the season to show the favorite traveler in your life how much you care. But what better way to do so than to gift a good book? Books are… Read More…

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
Travel Gadgets / Travel Gear / Travel Tips

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
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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
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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…