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Travel Tip: Alternative Winter Cruises
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Alternative Winter Cruises

You might associate a winter cruise with sailing to places like the Caribbean or Mexico. But winter can be the best time to cruise to some alternative destinations. Here’s why…. Read More…

Travel Tip: The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall
Germany & the Netherlands / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

There’s an important anniversary coming up and some very meaningful ways to celebrate it. I’m talking about the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. On the weekend… Read More…

Travel Tip: Life Saving Devices You Can Use on the Road
Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Life Saving Devices You Can Use on the Road

Travel is stressful enough, but the fear of getting sick or injured away from home can really add to the concern. Fortunately, there are now some life saving devices you… Read More…

Travel Tip: Donate Your Old Luggage to a Good Cause
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Donate Your Old Luggage to a Good Cause

Most frequent travelers are also luggage junkies. Meaning we have our old favorites, but also love to try out new stuff. But what do you do when your suitcase has… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Parking Space Apps
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Parking Space Apps

What’s the most annoying thing about driving in a busy city or attraction? Remembering where you parked your car. The good news is your smartphone can save the day—with parking… Read More…

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

Travel Tip: The Friendliest Hotel Ghosts

Halloween is approaching, so 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 as friendly as… 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…