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8 gadgets to keep kids busy while traveling

8 gadgets to keep kids busy while traveling

June 4, 2012

Travel Kiddy Kids Travel Journal: Ages 5+ Older kids can personally document their journey with this customizable... 


8 cool hotels that used to be forts

8 cool hotels that used to be forts

June 4, 2012

Historic forts were often set up on high elevations or perched at the edges of bodies of water—in other words,... 


How to afford summer travel to Europe

How to afford summer travel to Europe

April 15, 2012

If you’ve put off a trip to Europe for a few years, consider 2012. The U.S. dollar is stronger against the Euro,... 


How to buy car-rental insurance in Europe

How to buy car-rental insurance in Europe

March 28, 2012

It was one dinged-up rental car. Smashed driver’s-side mirror; sizable dent in the passenger-side aft bumper.... 


Europe travel: Best money-saving tips

Europe travel: Best money-saving tips

March 28, 2012

American travelers may have felt betrayed by their national currency over the past five years, but the dollar is... 


How to identify any blossom

How to identify any blossom

March 28, 2012

It doesn’t get much more beautiful than blossom season, and while cherry trees tend to get all the love this... 


Travel tips for your destination wedding

Travel tips for your destination wedding

March 22, 2012

If you’re a bride planning a destination wedding, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) suggests you... 


How to avoid that cramped seat

How to avoid that cramped seat

March 14, 2012

There you are, stuck in the middle seat again. This time you ended up in the row that doesn’t recline. The guy... 


7 ways to score airport lounge access

7 ways to score airport lounge access

March 13, 2012

When you’re waiting out a long airport layover, nothing seems more enticing than the airport lounge. With... 


On Passport Day, no appointments necessary

On Passport Day, no appointments necessary

March 12, 2012

Need a passport or some extra pages for the one you’ve got? To show up at most of the country’s 25 regional...