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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: 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…

Who to Tip When You’re Traveling
Money, Currency & Credit

Who to Tip When You’re Traveling

No matter where you’re traveling, figuring out tipping etiquette can be tricky. Who should you tip? Who shouldn’t you tip? How much should you tip? The rules vary depending on… 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 Fine Print of Airline Rewards
Airlines & Airports / Mileage & Reward Programs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: The Fine Print of Airline Rewards

It’s not hard to earn airline miles with airline rewards programs: all you have to do is fly or use a branded credit card. But there’s a lot of fine print… Read More…

Road Trip Apps to Make Your Drive Easier
Apps & Technology / Car Travel

Road Trip Apps to Make Your Drive Easier

Whether you’re on a road trip or navigating a new city, a few helpful apps on your smartphone might make the driving experience a whole lot easier. We’ve rounded up… Read More…

Use These Gadgets to Keep Your Devices Charged Before Flying
Apps & Technology / Travel Gadgets

Use These Gadgets to Keep Your Devices Charged Before Flying

We’ve all been there, and many of us more than once: you’re rushing to change planes when you notice that your phone battery is officially in the red zone. You don’t have time… Read More…

Travel Tip: Secret Ways to Earn Hotel Loyalty Points
Hotels & Accommodations / Mileage & Reward Programs / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Secret Ways to Earn Hotel Loyalty Points

Hotel loyalty programs are free, and most people earn points by staying at the hotel or using a branded credit card. But you might be surprised to learn about other… Read More…

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season
Caribbean / Natural Disasters / Travel Insurance

What You Need to Know About Traveling During Hurricane Season

With the peak of hurricane season around the corner, it doesn’t necessarily mean you shouldn’t travel to hurricane-prone areas. It just means you need the proper information, a plan B,… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Book Activities While You’re Traveling
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Book Activities While You’re Traveling

Okay, so you’ve booked your tickets and your hotel. Wondering how to book activities while you’re traveling? Thanks to technology, there are ways to find and research the best activities… Read More…