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Health & Fitness / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Protect Yourself From Bugs This Summer

The outdoors can be filled with dangers when it comes to creepy-crawly insects. But there are some simple ways to protect yourself from bugs. The biggest concerns in the great… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hotel Anniversary Packages You Can Book Right Now
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hotel Anniversary Packages You Can Book Right Now

When a hotel celebrates a milestone anniversary, it usually translates into a special deal or package for you. Here are some hotel anniversary packages you can book right now. Le… Read More…

Travel Tip: Get The Most Out of Your Road Trip With These Apps
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Get The Most Out of Your Road Trip With These Apps

Going on a road trip? Don’t make it a race to get from point A to point B. Some apps can help you discover new sites along the way. Google’s Field… Read More…

Travel Tip: More Airlines Add Checked Bag Fees
Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: More Airlines Add Checked Bag Fees

JetBlue has announced that it’s now charging for checked bags, which marks the end of an era. Here’s what’s happening in the world of airline nickel-and-diming. JetBlue charges $20 to… Read More…

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Car Travel / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Credit Cards With Rewards for Gas and Groceries

It’s one thing to use a credit card to rack up air miles, but what if your main mode of transportation is a car? A credit card that earns points… Read More…

Travel Tip: New UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Destinations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New UNESCO World Heritage Sites

If visiting a UNESCO World Heritage Site like the Great Barrier Reef or the Pyramids of Giza is on your bucket list, I’ve got a few options that may give… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps That Help You Order Food at the Airport
Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology / Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Apps That Help You Order Food at the Airport

Amazingly enough, airport food is finally improving, and now it’s even easier to get that food without waiting in line. San Francisco airport just launched a new app called AirGrub…. Read More…

Travel Tip: What to Do If You Lose Your Phone
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What to Do If You Lose Your Phone

For many travelers, their smartphones have become digital wallets that contain everything from banking information to expense reports. So if your phone is lost or stolen, your personal details are… Read More…

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Caribbean / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Travel to Cuba Right Now

Now that Cuban travel regulations have been relaxed, everyone is scrambling to do business there. The first thing I predicted is happening: cruise ships, which are essentially floating hotels that… Read More…

Travel Tip: Will Resort Fees Ever Go Away?
Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Will Resort Fees Ever Go Away?

I’m the first one to nail hotels that charge mandatory fees without disclosing them. You know the story: $30-a-day resort fees for the privilege of using the gym, mandatory bellman… Read More…

Travel Tip: Would You Book A Trip On Your Smartphone?
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Would You Book A Trip On Your Smartphone?

You might research travel on various devices, but what device do you prefer to actually book your trip? Travel providers are now paying attention to “cross-platform” options. People can start their… Read More…