An Insider's Guide to Travel: News, Tips, Information & Inspiration

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6 Historic Hotels With a New Twist
Luxe Lodgings

6 Historic Hotels With a New Twist

In the hotel market, it’s important to keep a property fresh with remodels, renovations, new restaurants and clubs. Luxe Lodgings contributor Angela Fairhurst found six hotels breathing new life into… Read More…

Travel Tip: One Way You Can Track Your Checked Luggage
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Luggage & Packing

Travel Tip: One Way You Can Track Your Checked Luggage

The next time you check your bags for a flight and the airline gives you your baggage tag, don’t assume anything. Don’t assume it was tagged correctly. Don’t assume it… Read More…

Tools For The Traveler: Where to Go During the Last Days of Summer
Travel Tools / Destinations / Summer

Tools For The Traveler: Where to Go During the Last Days of Summer

Contributing writers Natalie Compagno and Greg Freitas find the best Tools for the Traveler each month, mapping out the most efficient ways to see a destination and the best techniques… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Want to Save Time & Money? Consider Flying Through Canada

Looking to take an international flight from the U.S.? Instead of thinking point to point (e.g., Los Angeles to London), find a flight with one stop through an unexpected hub…. Read More…

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Travel Tips / Family/Kids Travel

Travel Tip: Why Multi-generational Trips Are A Growing Travel Trend

What are the hottest family travel trends? Recently, the luxury travel network Virtuoso surveyed its travel advisers to see what American families are now looking for in a vacation experience…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Pet-Centric Vacations Where You Can Hang Out With Animals
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel with Pets

Travel Tip: Pet-Centric Vacations Where You Can Hang Out With Animals

If you’re a pet lover, you try to travel with your dog or cat. It’s great for the animal, and great for you. But what about folks who don’t travel… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Airports Are Preparing in Case of Cardiac Arrests
Travel Tips / Airlines & Airports / Health & Fitness

Travel Tip: How Airports Are Preparing in Case of Cardiac Arrests

Each year, more than 350,000 cardiac arrests occur outside of a hospital. About 20 percent of them happen in public places like airports. When that happens, if someone is trained… Read More…

Travel Tip: How Much Hotels Charge for Bottles of Water
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit

Travel Tip: How Much Hotels Charge for Bottles of Water

Every time you check into a hotel room, the hotel has a chance to win your loyalty by giving you a great welcome—a clean room, great lighting, connectivity, and of… Read More…

Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, Oahu, Hawaii—September 9, 2017
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Peter Greenberg Worldwide—Outrigger Waikiki Beach Resort, Oahu, Hawaii—September 9, 2017

This week, Peter Greenberg Worldwide broadcasts from the Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort in Honolulu, right on the beach at Waikiki. Joining Peter will be Chris Fitch, Author of Atlas… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Voluntourism / Mileage & Reward Programs

Travel Tip: How You Can Donate Your Miles to a Good Cause

It’s one thing to earn frequent flyer miles. It’s another challenge to redeem them. Now there’s an alternative—donating your miles to a worthy cause. In many cases, the airlines will… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Health & Fitness

Travel Tip: What You Should Pack in a Travel Medical Kit

The next time you travel, have your doctor prepare an emergency medical kit for you. It’s simple. Ask your doctor to give you a small packet containing well-labeled gastrointestinal medication… Read More…

Travel Tip: Alternate Ways You Can Book A Rental Car Online
Travel Tips / Car Travel

Travel Tip: Alternate Ways You Can Book A Rental Car Online

The next time you rent a car, how will you make that reservation? By calling the company’s toll-free number? By going to its website? Consider alternate websites like Costco Travel,… Read More…

Ask A Concierge: Can’t-Miss Sights for Your First Trip to San Diego
Ask A Concierge / California

Ask A Concierge: Can’t-Miss Sights for Your First Trip to San Diego

America’s eighth largest city offers plenty to do, so it isn’t hard to see why it has become such a popular destination. San Diego has the culture, nightlife and vibe… Read More…

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Travel Tips / Apps & Technology

Travel Tip: New Legislation in Honolulu to Stop “Smartphone Zombies”

We all know about the dangers of texting while driving. But equally dangerous is texting while walking—especially when you’re traveling in unfamiliar locations. Now one popular U.S. vacation city is… Read More…

Travel Tip: Are Travel Gadgets for Coach Seats Helpful?
Travel Tips / Travel Gear / Airlines & Airports

Travel Tip: Are Travel Gadgets for Coach Seats Helpful?

They say necessity is the mother of invention. But sometimes, even for the best reasons, those inventions can cause more trouble than they’re worth. A few years ago, after a… Read More…

Travel Tip: Is Your Personal Information On Your Hotel Key Card?
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations / Travel Safety

Travel Tip: Is Your Personal Information On Your Hotel Key Card?

When you check into a hotel and receive your key card, is that card itself a security risk? What can a cyber thief do with that key card that can… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Should Know About Deceptive Pricing at Hotels
Travel Tips / Hotels & Accommodations / Money, Currency & Credit

Travel Tip: What You Should Know About Deceptive Pricing at Hotels

We’ve all heard complaints—in some cases we’re the complainers—when it comes to airlines being accused of nickel and diming their passengers. Many hotels are now following that airline behavior. It… Read More…

Hurricane Harvey: How You Can Help
Travel News / Voluntourism

Hurricane Harvey: How You Can Help

The devastating tropical storm known as Hurricane Harvey has broken records for delivering the most rain from a storm in the continental United States. It’s estimated the storm has left behind… Read More…

Last-Minute Labor Day Deals
Travel Deals / Labor Day / USA

Last-Minute Labor Day Deals

Saying farewell to summer is always bittersweet, but why not end the season with a memorable getaway with family and friends for Labor Day weekend? Whether you want to partake… Read More…