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Travel Tip: New Cruise Ships Aim to be Bigger & Better
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Cruise Ships Aim to be Bigger & Better

These days, hearing that a cruise line has a new ship isn’t exactly news. But there are some new cruise ships with notable features. Viking River Cruises is known for,… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Upload Videos Through These Apps & Sites
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Upload Videos Through These Apps & Sites

I get it, you can barely keep up with the latest websites, much less the newest social-networking tools. But when it comes to sharing videos of your travels, there are… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Your Passport & Visas
Passport, Visa & Customs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know About Your Passport & Visas

Understanding the logistics behind getting travel visas isn’t easy, and the fact is, the rules can change on a whim. If you’re traveling for less than 90 days within a… Read More…

Travel Tip: Teen Volunteer Opportunities At Home & Abroad
Travel Tips / Voluntourism

Travel Tip: Teen Volunteer Opportunities At Home & Abroad

If there’s one way for your child to continue his/her education when school is out, it’s by traveling. There are plenty of teen volunteer opportunities happening this summer that can… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Use Crowdfunding for Your Travels
Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips / Weddings & Honeymoons

Travel Tip: How You Can Use Crowdfunding for Your Travels

Is it possible to get other people to pay for your travels? That’s where crowdfunding COULD come in handy, but don’t assume that it means a totally free ride. This… Read More…

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Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Booking Flights Through Apps & Social Media

If you thought booking flights with a credit card was straightforward, just wait until you see what technology the airlines are using now. JetBlue lets passengers pay for in-flight purchases using… Read More…

Travel Tip: More River Cruises Add Biking to Their Itineraries
Cruise Travel / Hiking & Biking / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: More River Cruises Add Biking to Their Itineraries

If you thought taking a cruise was synonymous with sitting around the Lido deck with a Piña Colada, think again. Smaller river cruises are actually incorporating on-the-ground biking trips into… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Cars Designed to Be Safer, Even Drive Themselves
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Cars Designed to Be Safer, Even Drive Themselves

It seems like automobiles keep getting smarter, and there’s some new technology that you definitely won’t want to miss. Of course, driverless cars are the biggest topic these days. In… Read More…

Travel Tip: Where You Can Find Cat Cafes
Culinary Travel / Travel Tips / Travel with Pets

Travel Tip: Where You Can Find Cat Cafes

Sometimes news comes across my desk that’s so bizarre I think someone must be playing a practical joke. Well, that’s what I thought when I heard about the cat cafe… Read More…

Travel Tip: Travel Apps That Can Help You Tell Local Time
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Apps That Can Help You Tell Local Time

Not only can travel wreak havoc on your schedule, it can make it impossible to figure out the local time both at home and in your destination. Fortunately, with newly… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps That Can Help You Keep Track of Receipts
Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Apps That Can Help You Keep Track of Receipts

It’s always a good idea to keep track of receipts, even when you’re traveling for leisure, not business. But those little pieces of paper can be a nuisance, so here… Read More…