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Travel Tip: The Friendliest Hotel Ghosts
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Friendliest Hotel Ghosts

We’re coming up on on Halloween and you know what that means: time to visit a haunted hotel! Don’t worry, haunted doesn’t have to be scary. Some hotel ghosts are… Read More…

Travel Tip: When to Use a Travel Agent
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: When to Use a Travel Agent

Not sure when to use a travel agent? Some of you might think that with the Internet, travel agents are past their expiration date. Not even close. What a lot of the… Read More…

Travel Tip: Watch Out for This New Travel Scam
Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Watch Out for This New Travel Scam

I’m going to start this one with a warning: guys, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. When someone says you can save on travel IF… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Leave Voice Messages
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Leave Voice Messages

Sometimes, travel and circumstance make calling someone long distance impossible. That’s when you may just want to leave a message. Here’s how to leave voice messages while you travel. WhatsApp, which… 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…

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…

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…

Travel Tip: How to Organize Your Photos
Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Organize Your Photos

Not sure how to organize your photos? With so many devices that can take pictures—smartphones, tablets, not to mention old-fashioned cameras—it can be tricky. First, stay on top of managing… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Avoid Mosquito Bites Safely
Health & Fitness / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Avoid Mosquito Bites Safely

No matter which tropical destination you’re visiting, there’s probably one thing they all have in common: mosquitoes. Here’s how to avoid mosquito bites—the safe way. Depending on where you travel,… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Put Hotel Toiletries to Good Use
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Put Hotel Toiletries to Good Use

Ever wonder what happens to those little bottles of shampoos and body wash in hotels? There’s no doubt that hotel toiletries can be wasteful, but there are some good things… Read More…