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Travel Tip: How to Track New Airline Fees
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Track New Airline Fees

It’s another day, which means yet another round of airline fees. American Airlines is now targeting “tweens” with its latest fee. Kids ages 12 to 14 who are flying without… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Catch Fall Foliage at the Right Time
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Catch Fall Foliage at the Right Time

There are lots of places around the country where you can catch fall foliage, but the key is to go at the right time. Otherwise, you might end up taking… Read More…

Travel Tip: Museum Sleepovers Across the Country
Family/Kids Travel / Museums / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Museum Sleepovers Across the Country

If you’ve ever had a hard time convincing your kids to visit a museum, listen up. They might just pay attention if you tell them to pack their sleeping bags…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Robots are Taking Over Travel
Apps & Technology / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Robots are Taking Over Travel

A couple of weeks ago, I joked about how robots are taking over customer service. Well, guess what, folks? It looks like the future is already here. Over in Cupertino,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Running Late? Check Out These Traffic Apps
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Running Late? Check Out These Traffic Apps

We all know that texting and driving is a big no-no. But what if you’re stuck on the road and running late? Well, if you can operate your phone safely,… Read More…

Travel Tip: Getting Around Hotel Fees
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Getting Around Hotel Fees

These days, hardly anyone is surprised to get nailed by airline fees. But, now hotels are also cashing in on extra charges. Here’s what you need to know. According to… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Rent a Car Abroad
Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Rent a Car Abroad

It’s a no-brainer to book a rental car here in the U.S., but renting in another country can be confusing and expensive. Keep reading for information on how to rent… Read More…

Travel Tip: Getting the Best Internet Access on Cruise Ships
Cruise Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Getting the Best Internet Access on Cruise Ships

Where can one find the best Internet access on cruise ships? We’re at the point where it’s hard NOT to be connected when we travel. Airports, hotels, and coffee shops all… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Get the Best Hotel Room
Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Get the Best Hotel Room

When you book a flight, you get to choose your seat. But in a hotel, your room is mostly up to luck—until now. Here’s how to get the best hotel… Read More…

Travel Tip: Why You Should Start Using Restaurant Apps
Apps & Technology / Culinary Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Why You Should Start Using Restaurant Apps

We’ve seen technology become an essential part of the traveling experience. But, what about dining? Check out some of these new restaurant apps. You’ve heard of Open Table, where you… Read More…

Travel Tip: The Truth About Airline Ticket Prices
Airlines & Airports / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Truth About Airline Ticket Prices

Recently, airline ticket prices were raised again—but the airlines didn’t pocket the money. Last month, the TSA security fee on tickets went up from $2.50 to $5.60. That’s each way. Every leg… Read More…