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17 Ways to Find Cheap Flights

Everyone always wants to know how they can find cheap flights. The truth is that there are always new websites and apps emerging to help you get the best deal, but the strategies don’t change that much from year to year. Here are my 17 ways to ...

Best Credit Cards for Rental Properties

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Being a landlord is a ...

Wells Fargo Propel vs Chase Sapphire Cards: Which Has Better Travel Rewards?

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Two of the best travel ...

These Magnetic Hooks Are a Great Help on Cruises

Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Joseph G., who suggests that cruisers bring magnetic hooks for hanging help: “We just returned from a cruise to Bermuda. (Destination ...

Top 5 Indian festivals for foreign visitors

Celebrating the Holi Festival in Barsana, India Indian Festivals: 5 festivals of India worth planning your trip around INDIA IS KNOWN for sensory-busting, rambunctious, non-stop festivals. At any time of the year, all over the country, Indian ...

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of November 13, 2019

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Best Credit Cards for Startups

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Launching a new business ...

Travel Book: “Zagat 2020 New York City Restaurants: Special 40th Anniversary Edition”

“It’s been three years, but that familiar maroon book is back. The 2020 Zagat survey of New York City restaurants will go on sale on Tuesday.” So wrote the New York Times on Monday, one day before the “Zagat 2020 New York City Restaurants: ...

Travel Style: Chris Fagan

Chris Fagan Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Chris Fagan Occupation: Author, ...

Here Are the Things That Flight Attendants Notice When You Board a Plane

Photo by Chris Brignola on Unsplash When you board a flight, you generally find members of the cabin crew waiting by the airplane door. They welcome you aboard (usually), and then you head to your seat (sometimes with their help), you put away ...

Factors That Create Cheap Flight Opportunities

If you tell me, “I want to fly to Turks & Caicos on January 15 from my home airport,” and ask me if I can help you find a cheap flight deal, that’s an automatic no. You’re going to pay what you’re going to pay—probably a lot. If, on the other ...

Florida’s Streamsong Resort: More Than a (3-Course!) Golf Retreat

Streamsong Resort in Bowling Green, FL: more than just great golf Golf was a big part of my life growing up. My dad golfed at least once a week, and if there was a tournament on TV, we all watched it while having Sunday dinner. We often went to ...

American Express Business Platinum vs Capital One Spark Limited Time Offers

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Both the Business Platinum® ...

This Navigation App Is Great for Long Road Trips

Most of the major navigation apps are free, so when you see one that costs money you expect it to be good. Well, inRoute Route Planner, which is $3.99/month or $29.99/year, is in the words of one reviewer “the best routing app out there!” Carl ...

There’s a New, Better Way to Clear Security at JFK Terminal 1

Security at a U.S. airport is often something to be dreaded. When the airport is New York City’s JFK, that dread is usually justified. Security at JFK Terminal 1, however, is now a better experience if you’re willing to pay for it. VIP ONE is a ...

Video: My Segment Talking Credit Cards on ABC7

Click to watch the segment We have a lot of credit card content on this site (see our main credit card page, with all the basics, here). Of course, that’s because a good travel credit card can help you in your travels. Picking the right credit ...

Austrian Airlines and United Are Now Offering 3-D Seat Maps

Credit: Austrian Airlines/Renacen Last week, Austrian Airlines introduced a 3-D seat map feature. Instead of simply scrolling over a 2-D image of the plane, potential flyers on Austrian Airlines routes flown by Boeing 777s can now see their ...

What to Know About Traveler Safety in Mexico Following Recent Episodes

Photo by Tania Fernandez on Unsplash Mexico is a diverse and attractive destination, as a reader recently wrote in to articulate. There’s a ton to do, see and eat across the border. But if you have concerns about your safety in Mexico, you’re ...

What Are the Best Credit Cards for Apple Purchases?

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. Buying a new iPhone, iPad, ...

These Were the Worst Airports and Routes to Fly Last Thanksgiving Travel Season

Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is just over two weeks away. If you’ll be flying for the holiday, you’ve likely already purchased you flights (but if not, see this post on finding cheap Thanksgiving flights). You also know to expect congestion at ...

When Vacation Apartments Make More Sense Than a Hotel

The first time I went to Salt Lake City for a convention, I was in a crappy Econolodge motel with stained carpets, intermittent Wi-Fi, barely working heat, lukewarm hot water, and a lumpy bed. The next time I stayed in a pristine room with a ...

The Best Credit Cards for Holiday Shopping

This post contains references to products from one or more of our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. For an explanation of our Advertising Disclosure, visit this page. The last few months of the ...

This 5-Jack Audio Splitter Lets Five People Listen to Audio From One Device

One of my biggest pet peeves when I travel is rude people. It seems to me that these kinds of people are turning up more and more, at home and abroad when I travel. The biggest culprits are the clueless people talking on FaceTime or watching ...

This App Helps Traveling Women Connect With Other Female Travelers

Earlier this month, we wrote about a HuffPost story full of travel tips for solo travelers. One of the tips, from Alice Teacake of Teacake Travels, was for solo women travelers looking to meet other female travelers. Here’s what she said in the ...

Travel Book of the Week: “Airline Maps: A Century of Art and Design” by Mark Ovenden and Maxwell Roberts

Are you or someone you love an aviation geek (avgeek)? “Airline Maps: A Century of Art and Design” by Mark Ovenden and Maxwell Roberts is a great gift idea. Per Amazon, it’s: “A nostalgic and celebratory look back at one hundred years of ...



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