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Travel Tip: How to Store Your Boarding Pass on Your Phone

When you check in for a flight, you have options for getting your boarding pass. Here’s how to store your boarding pass on your phone. You can always print it… Read More…

Take the Guesswork Out of Travel With These New Travel Apps
Apps & Technology

Take the Guesswork Out of Travel With These New Travel Apps

With the world of technology changing and developing every day, it can often be difficult to stay up-to-date with the hottest new apps. To make it easier for you, we’ve… Read More…

Travel to Hard-to-Reach Places with Drone and Time Lapse Videos
Apps & Technology / Videos

Travel to Hard-to-Reach Places with Drone and Time Lapse Videos

Are you feeling the itch to travel and discover a new and unknown part of the world but don’t have the money? Now with the technology of drones and time… Read More…

Travel Tip: Tipping Apps That Can Help You On the Road
Apps & Technology / Money, Currency & Credit / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Tipping Apps That Can Help You On the Road

What’s the hardest part about leaving tips when you travel? Figuring out how much to give, of course. Now some tipping apps can take the guesswork out of it for… Read More…

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Podcasts While You Travel
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: How to Listen to Podcasts While You Travel

For anyone who spends a lot of time driving or flying, listening to podcasts can be a lifesaver. After all, it’s a great way to get information without any eyestrain…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Technology That Can Help Prevent Distracted Driving
Apps & Technology / Car Travel / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Technology That Can Help Prevent Distracted Driving

Distracted driving is a serious problem, especially when it comes to technology inside our vehicles. So how can you protect yourself or your children? It’s estimated that distracted driving has… Read More…

Travel Tip: Portable Chargers You Can Use On the Road
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Portable Chargers You Can Use On the Road

What’s the most frustrating thing about carrying our high-tech gadgets on the road? Keeping them charged, of course. How many times have you found yourself plugging multiple gadgets into your… Read More…

Travel Detective Blog: How an Online Travel Agency Left Me in the Cold
Airlines & Airports / Apps & Technology / The Travel Detective® Blog / Travel Tools

Travel Detective Blog: How an Online Travel Agency Left Me in the Cold

In the most recent blizzard to hit the East Coast, almost every major airline issued a “weather waiver” for passengers stranded by the storm. What the waivers stipulated was that… Read More…

Travel Tip: Sign Translator Apps and Technology
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Sign Translator Apps and Technology

We’ve talked about using apps to help translate languages in foreign countries. But what about translating signs or menus? Well, that technology is here. Google just released an update to its… Read More…

Travel Tip: Best New Laptops for Travelers
Apps & Technology / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: Best New Laptops for Travelers

You might think that between smartphones, tablets, and wearable technology, laptops are on their way out. Not so fast. Computer manufacturers are still in the game, and even though laptops are… Read More…

10 Instagram Travel Accounts to Follow
Apps & Technology / Pop Culture Travel

10 Instagram Travel Accounts to Follow

If you’ve ever wanted to quit your job and travel the world—but for one reason or another, can’t—you can always live vicariously through the photos of others. We discovered ten… Read More…