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Travel Tip: How You Can Learn New Skills at Hotels Around the World
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Learn New Skills at Hotels Around the World

It’s one thing to stay at a resort for its pool or spa. But in some places, you might be able to learn new skills while you’re there. And some… Read More…

Travel Tip: What Happens When Your Rental Car Breaks Down?
Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What Happens When Your Rental Car Breaks Down?

When renting a car, the agent at the counter will often pressure you to purchase a liability waiver in case you damage the car. But what if your rental car… Read More…

Travel Tip: Tipping Apps That Can Help You On the Road
Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Tipping Apps That Can Help You On the Road

What’s the hardest part about leaving tips when you travel? Figuring out how much to give, of course. Now some tipping apps can take the guesswork out of it for… Read More…

Travel Tip: More Frequent Flyer Miles Programs are Changing
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: More Frequent Flyer Miles Programs are Changing

It’s another day, another change for frequent flyer miles programs. Here’s what’s happening. Southwest Airlines announced that, as of April 17, its changing how you can redeem Rapid Rewards points…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Where You Can Sleep During a Layover
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Where You Can Sleep During a Layover

Whether you have a long layover or you’re in town for a day, it’s tempting to have a place to store your luggage and maybe even take a nap. Hotels… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Podcasts While You Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Podcasts While You Travel

For anyone who spends a lot of time driving or flying, listening to podcasts can be a lifesaver. After all, it’s a great way to get information without any eyestrain…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Technology That Can Help Prevent Distracted Driving
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Technology That Can Help Prevent Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious problem, especially when it comes to technology inside our vehicles. So how can you protect yourself or your children? It’s estimated that distracted driving has… Read More…

Travel Tip: What The TSA Actually Finds In Your Luggage
Airlines & Airports / Travel Safety / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What The TSA Actually Finds In Your Luggage

When the TSA searches your luggage at the airport, it has the right to confiscate items. As it turns out, some of the stuff found is pretty wild. The Department… Read More…

Travel Tip: Book Now to Save On Summer Travel
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Book Now to Save On Summer Travel

Believe it or not, it’s time to start planning your spring and summer travels. In some cases, you have to jump on these deals right now. In Latin America and… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hidden Travel Perks in Your Credit Card
Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hidden Travel Perks in Your Credit Card

You probably have a credit card or two in your wallet, and you might be overlooking some perks when you’re on the road. Did you know your credit card could… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hotel Rates are (Probably) Going Up
Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hotel Rates are (Probably) Going Up

Listen up, travelers. Hotel rates may be going up this year, so pay attention before you book. According to the research firm STR, U.S. hotels actually hit a record in… Read More…