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Travel Tip: How to Travel Solo and Avoid Supplemental Fees
Solo Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Travel Solo and Avoid Supplemental Fees

If there’s one area where the industry really likes to nail people, it’s the dreaded single-supplement fee. The logic is that if you travel solo, you’re spending for one but… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Prepare for Earthquakes When You Travel
Natural Disasters / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Prepare for Earthquakes When You Travel

When we travel, we often forget to take the same precautions we would at home. But if a natural disaster—like an earthquake—strikes an unfamiliar place, it can make an unexpected… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Books When You Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Books When You Travel

If you’re like me, you love the experience of reading real books that you can hold in your hand. But, if you are like me, lugging around all that paper… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Take a Tour of an Active Volcano
Australia & New Zealand / Hawaii / Natural Disasters / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Take a Tour of an Active Volcano

Recently, we’ve seen some major volcano activity in places like Iceland and Papua New Guinea. For some of you, that may have sparked an interest in exploring this kind of… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Craziest Things Hotels Will Lend You
Health & Fitness / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Craziest Things Hotels Will Lend You

Hotels will do a lot to compete for your business, and in some cases, they’ll come out with some serious  freebies. The JW Marriott in San Antonio has teamed up… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Smart Wristbands are Changing Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Smart Wristbands are Changing Travel

You’ve heard of smartphones—and now even smartwatches—but have you ever encountered a smart wristband? Well, you just might soon. Disney World has something called the MagicBand. It’s an RFID-equipped wristband… Read More…

Travel Tip: Planning Your Trip for Thanksgiving 2014
Travel Deals / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Planning Your Trip for Thanksgiving 2014

Is it really time to start thinking about Thanksgiving travel? You’d better believe it is. Here’s what you need to know. Thanksgiving is the busiest travel period of the year…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Food Events Where You Can Meet the Farmers
Culinary Travel / Eco Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Food Events Where You Can Meet the Farmers

Using local ingredients is commonplace at a lot of restaurants these days. But if you’re really smart, you’ll make sure to meet the people who grow your food, not just… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Expedite Your Passport
Passport, Visa & Customs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Expedite Your Passport

Nothing can derail an international trip faster than realizing your passport has expired or is invalid. Here’s how you can expedite your passport before it’s too late. Did you know… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Safely Store Important Documents
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Safely Store Important Documents

How many times have you been traveling, only to realize you left an important document at home or on another computer? That’s where something called cloud storage can really come… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Cruising in Hurricane Season

We’re at the peak of hurricane season. If you’re planning to go on a cruise right now, there are a few things you need to be aware of first. Hurricane season… Read More…