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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 / Summer / 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…

Travel Tip: Amazon Destinations Adds Another Way to Book Online
Apps & Technology / Budget Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Amazon Destinations Adds Another Way to Book Online

You may have heard the news: Amazon is getting into the travel business. It was only a matter of time, but how does it measure up to the competition? Online travel… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know Before Volunteering Abroad
Travel Tips / Voluntourism

Travel Tip: What You Need to Know Before Volunteering Abroad

A big trend has been to give back to local communities during travel by volunteering abroad. But it’s your responsibility to vet the project before you sign on. The problem… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Luggage That Collapses Easily
Luggage & Packing / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Luggage That Collapses Easily

If you have a lot of luggage or limited storage space, you can probably relate to the pain of trying to put away your suitcases. That’s why collapsible bags are becoming… Read More…

Travel Tip: Apps & Gadgets That Track Fitness On the Road
Health & Fitness / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Apps & Gadgets That Track Fitness On the Road

Most of us know how hard it is to maintain healthy habits on the road. That’s exactly why fitness devices have gotten so popular. With wearable technology, you can track… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Download Movies Onto Your Tablet
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Download Movies Onto Your Tablet

Admit it, flying is usually when you catch up on guilty pleasure movies that you don’t have time for otherwise. Here’s how to download movies and watch the ones you… Read More…

Travel Tip: Summer Airfare Rates are Actually Going Down
Airlines & Airports / Summer / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Summer Airfare Rates are Actually Going Down

For once, I have good news for air travelers. Summer airfare is going down…well, sort of. The average cost of a round-trip domestic ticket is about $2 less than last… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Help After the Earthquake in Nepal
Travel Tips / Voluntourism

Travel Tip: How You Can Help After the Earthquake in Nepal

The tragic earthquake in Nepal has had devastating effects that will be felt for years to come. Here’s how you can help. In the immediate aftermath, first responders are the… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Cruises That Stay in Port Overnight
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Cruises That Stay in Port Overnight

If there’s one big complaint among cruisers, it’s that they only get limited time to spend in port. Most cruise ships will pull into a port in the morning and… Read More…

Travel Tip: Air Travel is Getting Worse
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Air Travel is Getting Worse

The numbers are out, and it’s not your imagination. Air travel is getting worse. Every month, the Department of Transportation compiles data from the airlines, and analysis from researchers at… Read More…