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Apps & Websites to Track Fall Foliage
Apps & Technology

Apps & Websites to Track Fall Foliage

It’s fall, which means it’s that time of year again—leaf peeping season. But before you grab a pumpkin spice latte and hit the road to check out the orange and… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Books When You Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Gear / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Books When You Travel

If you’re like me, you love the experience of reading real books that you can hold in your hand. But, if you are like me, lugging around all that paper… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Smart Wristbands are Changing Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Gadgets / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How Smart Wristbands are Changing Travel

You’ve heard of smartphones—and now even smartwatches—but have you ever encountered a smart wristband? Well, you just might soon. Disney World has something called the MagicBand. It’s an RFID-equipped wristband… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Safely Store Important Documents
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Safely Store Important Documents

How many times have you been traveling, only to realize you left an important document at home or on another computer? That’s where something called cloud storage can really come… 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: 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: 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…

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: 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…