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Travel Tip: What You Should Know Before Traveling With a Credit Card
Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Should Know Before Traveling With a Credit Card

Traveling with a credit card can have some unintended consequences if you’re not careful. Here’s how to prepare before you go on an international trip. One of the first tricks… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Get With Cruise Loyalty Programs
Cruise Travel / Mileage & Reward Programs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: What You Get With Cruise Loyalty Programs

You’ve heard of loyalty programs for airlines and hotels, but what about cruise loyalty programs? They’re out there, and if you’re a regular cruiser, they’re worth knowing. Windstar Cruises automatically… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to See the World on a Private Jet
Airlines & Airports / Luxury Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to See the World on a Private Jet

Have you ever wondered how the 1 percent prefer to get around? I have two words for you: private jet. In a handful of cases, you can travel that way… Read More…

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Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent Unusual Properties Around the World

It’s not news that you can rent a home as an alternative to a hotel room. But what’s wild is the unusual types of homes on the market—which means where… Read More…

Travel Tip: Hot Summer Travel Deals in Hot Places
Hotels & Accommodations / Summer / Travel Deals / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Hot Summer Travel Deals in Hot Places

As the weather warms up, it’s time to look for summer travel deals. The hotter the destination, the more likely you are to find summer discounts. Scottsdale, Arizona, drops its… Read More…

Travel Tip: Why Ancillary Fees Aren’t Going Away Any Time Soon
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Why Ancillary Fees Aren’t Going Away Any Time Soon

The numbers are out and there’s no doubt about it. Ancillary fees aren’t going away. Here’s why: Data from the Department of Transportation has shown that in 2014, airlines collected… Read More…

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Cruise Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Family-Friendly River Cruises Around the World

River cruising is one of the fastest-growing segments of the travel industry, and now families are getting on board. Traditionally, river cruising has attracted an older crowd—usually couples and retirees—and… Read More…

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Car Travel / Memorial Day / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Travel Predictions for Memorial Day Weekend 2015

According to AAA’s annual projections, over 37 million people will drive at least 50 miles for vacation between May 21 and May 25. That number is up 4.7 percent from… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Install a Car Seat Safely
Car Travel / Family/Kids Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Install a Car Seat Safely

Even if you don’t have small kids, you may be tasked with driving the children of family or friends during summer road trip season. You definitely want to be prepared…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Are Airlines Going Green?
Airlines & Airports / Eco Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Are Airlines Going Green?

By definition, air travel leaves behind a pretty significant carbon footprint. But things are improving, and some airlines are making efforts toward going green. Recently, Hainan Airlines made the first… Read More…

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Adventure Travel & Sports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Summer Activities at Mountain Resorts

We’re quickly approaching one of the best times of the year to visit ski resorts…when the snow is gone and the mountains are officially open for business. Here are some… Read More…