#TravelTips

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

How to Not Embarrass Yourself at a Winery | Food & Wine

Tasting wine isn’t about rules. That said, when you’re at a winery, please follow these 8 rules.

Travel | Travel Tips

Qantas Is Selling $100 One-way Tickets to Australia — but You Better Act Fast | Travel + Leisure

Qantas is celebrating its 100th anniversary by offering 100 tickets to Australia for $100 each starting November 18.

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How to use your Costco membership to get amazing vacation deals

Beyond the shelves of bulk food, the wholesale grocery store offers members some stellar vacation packages with Costco Travel.

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Pictures of first-class cars on trains from around the world - Insider

From spacious cabins to sparkling dining rooms and reclining seats, here's what top-notch travel looks like on trains around the world.

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Amtrak Has Buy-One-Get-One-Free Train Tickets Across the U.S. - Thrillist

Amtrak is running a new sale with BOGO tickets on sleeper cars across the country.

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Japan Airlines' child icon helps passengers avoid seats near children

Japan Airlines has introduced a new feature on its booking system to tell passengers where young children will be seated during their flight.

Travel | Travel Israel!

10 fabulous hotels for a great stay in Eilat - ISRAEL21c

Turn your Israeli beach vacation up a notch at one of these fabulous hotels in the Red Sea Resort of Eilat in Israel’s sunny south.

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6 Smart Ways to Travel Like a Local and Spend (a Lot) Less

You don’t have to spend on expensive tourist attractions and restaurants to have a great vacation. Use these 6 tips to travel while barely touching your wallet.

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Why You Shouldn't Book a Flight Through a Third-Party Travel Site

Last month, scammers posing as Expedia stole thousands of dollars from travelers hoping to confirm or change their bookings over the phone. But booking flights with the real Expedia—and any other third-party site like Travelocity—comes with certain (lega

Food & Drink | Yummy!

We Asked 10 Wine Pros: What's the Most Common Mistake People Make in Wine Country? | VinePair

To help you avoid making rookie mistakes on your next wine-cation, we asked 10 sommeliers for their top tips when visiting wine country.

Advice & Self-Help | Tips & Tricks

How to Pack a Suitcase: Carry On Packing Tips From Flight Attendants - Thrillist

Flight attendants are basically professional packers. Here are their tips to be a better traveler and carry-on wielder.

Travel | Travel

Planning a Vacation? Here's How to Make Sure You Don't Bring Any Bed Bugs Home With You

A study shows that bed bugs love dirty clothes. Follow these tips to keep them from hitching a ride home with you.

Travel | Travel

6 Common Travel Fraud Tactics and How to Avoid Them | Mental Floss

It’s tempting to forget your worries when you’re on vacation, but no matter where in the world you are, you’ll find people trying to separate you from your money. Protect yourself by reading up on these schemes.

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The Best Weekend Trips from Los Angeles | Departures

These are the best quick getaways from Los Angeles, whether you want a weekend at the beach, to hike in the mountains, or visit a new city.

Travel | Travel Israel!

10 of the best Mediterranean beach hotels in Israel | ISRAEL21c

Visiting Israel’s glorious west-coast beaches is so convenient when you stay at a hotel where the sand and waves are just on your doorstep.

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Travel safer with these 12 brilliant ideas

Traveling can be an amazing experience, but from stolen luggage to water-logged phones, there are plenty of things that can go wrong.

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5 Financial Security Measures to Take Before Traveling

Financial security is an often overlooked part of planning a trip, but it’s even more important than ensuring you packed your favorite swimsuit.

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Get paid $10k to drink rosé in France on a free holiday

Wine brand, Rosé All Day, is running a competition offering its newest influencer $10,000 and a free trip to the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France.

Miscellaneous | Interesting & Helpful Information

Must Have Travel Tools

I’m really looking forward to our travels abroad this summer, so several weeks ago I started the whole planning process. I got so many great sightseeing and restaurant tips from dear friends, which in turn got me really excited! I love the idea of trave

Travel | Israel

7 fantastic reasons to put Beersheva on your travel itinerary!

Nicknamed B7, the unofficial capital of the Negev is emerging as an alternative cultural destination to bigger sisters Jerusalem, Tel Aviv and Haifa.

Travel | Israel

CNN recommends Tel Aviv as the top destination to visit this June!

From the sun-kissed shores of Tel Aviv, Israel, to the popular mountain town of Asheville, North Carolina, here are five great places you may wish to visit in June.

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The Best Day Trip Destinations in All 50 States | Mental Floss

The allure of foreign countries and far-off places is tempting, but sometimes when you want to get away, the best adventures can be found right in your backyard.

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The Essential Vintage Palm Springs Travel Guide 2019

What is so great about Palm Springs, California? So many things, all of the things. One of the best things is the history here. Many celebrities have flocked here since the 20s, because there was a rule. It was the “two-hour rule”, which meant that ce

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You Can Now Spend the Night on the Beaches of Hawaii in a Retro Volkswagen Campervan | Travel + Leisure

People go to Hawaii for the island experience, but quite often end up in high-rise hotels without beach views and a shuttle to the beach. For

Travel | Travel Tips

How To Get Lounge Access On An Economy Ticket - GQ

Nothing is more enticing at an airport than the thought of escaping chaos and queues of the terminal and relaxing in the quiet and luxurious airport lounge complete with all the free food and drinks to mark the start of the trip.

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New Online Travel Tool Helps You Find the Cheapest Flights From Your City | Mental Floss

Choosing a destination is often the hardest part of trip planning. If budget is a big concern, this tool may make your decision a little easier.

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Hotel Hacks: Here Are 13 Tips To Save You Money

Don't spend more on hotels then you have to. Use these 13 tips to save money on hotels. There are more ways to save than you ever thought possible!

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Hotel Hacks: Here Are 13 Tips To Save You Money

Don't spend more on hotels then you have to. Use these 13 tips to save money on hotels. There are more ways to save than you ever thought possible!

Travel | Travel Tips

6 travel podcasts to fuel your wanderlust

Listening to these is almost as good as taking a vacation.

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My High/Low Strategy: Mixing Luxury and Budget Travel on the Same Trip

Enjoy both affordable accommodations and super high-end resorts during the same vacation with this "high/low" strategy.

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10 U.S. Beaches Where You Can Drive Right Up to the Water - Coastal Living

From national parks to beach party hot spots, these are the best places in the U.S. to get some sand in your treads.

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This Hip Hotel's 'Radical' Pricing Model Lets You Pay What You Wish

One of the most frustrating travel experiences is shelling out big bucks for a hotel stay, only to find that the rooms don't quite look like the photos, the amenities aren't as advertised or the...

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12 Things To Do When Your Flight's Canceled or Delayed | Mental Floss

The next time you're stranded at an airport because of a flight delay or cancellation, follow these expert tips—and have a better chance at maintaining your sanity.

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The TWA Hotel Will Start Accepting Reservations Next Week

Starting at noon EST on Feb. 14, the TWA Hotel will begin accepting reservations for stays starting May 15.

Sports | Surfing/Skating/SUPing

The best cheap surf destinations

Surf travel can be inexpensive. Explore the most affordable countries in the world for surfing.

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Avoid Long Security Lines With the TSA's App 

No one wants to wait in an hour-long security line, but it’s always a possibility—now more than ever. One app designed to show you wait times may help save you from the crowds.

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This Seriously Cool Desert Hacienda Will Make You Want an Outdoor Shower

Inside a modern hacienda-style home located in the California desert. Read how the designer transformed this space into a modern bohemian oasis.

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I Traveled Around the World With Only a Carry-on Suitcase, and These Are the Things I Wish I Hadn't Packed

Even a month into my trip, it was clear there were things I just wasn't going to use, weren't right for traveling long term, or were taking up valuable real estate.

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These are the best — and worst — times to buy plane tickets if you're trying to save money

If you want to save major cash booking your next vacation, here are the best — and worst — times to buy your plane tickets, according to CheapAir.com.

Science & Technology | Social Media

A New App Will Plan Your Next Vacation Based on an Instagram Photo | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Travel | Travel

Hilton Jumps on the Hostel Bandwagon With a Budget Brand

The hotel chain is introducing Motto, a hostel-like new brand that it describes as "a micro-hotel with an urban vibe in prime global locations."

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10 places to go in Arizona that will make you forget you're in the desert

Arizona's surprisingly diverse landscape is more than deserts.  Did you know it includes palm trees, lakes and even a white sand beach?

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

20 Ultimate Things to Do in New York City – Fodors

In the city that never sleeps, it can be tempting to want to do it all. But instead of trying to see, eat, and drink it all, put these 20 musts—from iconic landmarks to local favorites—at the top of your list.

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How to Avoid Checked Baggage Fees on Major Domestic Airlines

A look at the checked bag fee policies at the major US airlines, along with tips and strategies for how to avoid paying them.

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Southwest Has $47 Flights This Fall in This Epic 86-City Sale - Thrillist

The latest massive flash sale from Southwest Airlines has $47 one-way flights from a number of major cities.

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The 16 Best Disney Rides You Must Go on at Least Once

So many rides, so little time. If you’re going to stand in line, make sure the payoff is worth the wait.

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Overlooked U.S. Routes That Make for Incredible Road Trips

Up for end of summer road trip? Here are some suggestions to get you started.

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HotelTonight Will Offer Extra Discounts on Hotel Rooms — But You'll Have to Act Fast | Travel Leisure

The booking app HotelTonight released a new feature this week that lets users in on personalized deals, if they can catch them.

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Presto Nomad Review: A Portable Slow-Cooker With Serious Smarts | WIRED

It looks like a cooler, but it's a slow cooker that's made to travel.

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The Art-Lover's Guide To Traveling The World

Where to head if you're after high art, architecture, food and museums

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Seven NYC Tours Every Visitor (and Local) Should Take

All of those who have visited know the avenues and alleys of New York City are made for walking.

Science & Technology | Tech

The 6 Apps
Every Driver Needs This Summer

Essential tech tools to make driving way more fun (and affordable too).

Travel | Travel

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

Here are the top destinations in North America, from a man who drove 22,000 miles through the U.S. and Canada.

Travel | Travel

There's an art to travel. Here's how to master it.

It all comes down to understanding the purpose of travel, knowing the right people and processes and having a productive attitude, experts say.

Advice & Self-Help | Advice & Self-Help

Travel snacks, as picked by nutritionists - CNN

Don't let flights and car trips mess with your good eating habits. Just bring these healthy on-the-go foods with you.

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Malibu Is the Best Beach Town to Visit Right Now (If You Can Avoid the Clichés)

Surfers. Hiking. Hippies. Seafood. The chill life of this SoCal beach town has never been more happening, thanks to a new crop of hotels and a tribe of locals repping laid-back, washed-out, West Coast cool.

Miscellaneous | Mid Century

First look inside the TWA Hotel’s sleek, midcentury-inspired rooms - Curbed NY

Get a peek inside the TWA Hotel’s new hotel rooms, which are inspired by midcentury modern design.

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9 Ways You Can Go on a Cruise While Barely Spending a Dime on Board

Cruises are a great travel option for several reasons: they're mostly all-inclusive, you're able to hit multiple ports on a single trip, and they give you more

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

The 25 Best Museums in New York City!

The city's museum scene can be a dizzying one—but our list has you covered.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Chicago

Take a look at the 25 best Chicago attractions

These Chicago attractions should be at the top of everyone's list. Discover Chicago's incredible museums, skyscrapers, parks and more things to do.

Travel | Travel

11 Things Not to Do When Visiting Hawaii

Our tips for things to avoid when you visiting Hawaii to ensure that you have a safe and better vacation.

Travel | Travel

How to Take Epic Weekend Trips on the Cheap!

These insider tips will help you master the elusive, YOLO-y art of weekend travel.

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Best Places to Visit in 2018 Before They Get Too Popular - Thrillist

These places around the world are becoming more affordable, more accessible, and more intriguing than ever this year. Get there before th...

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Airbnb now lets you book with a 50% deposit | VentureBeat

Airbnb announced that it will now let guests book with a deposit, marking a notable shift from the current state of play that requires you to pay the full amount up front.

Travel | Travel Tips

Here's Everything You Can Get for Free While Stuck at the Airport

Take a yoga class, pet a therapy animal, stay hyrdated, and more for free while at the airport.

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Cheap Flight Deals: Best Places to Travel This January - Thrillist

The data gurus at the app Hopper have crunched flight data to predict 20 cities where flight prices are getting ready to get a lot cheaper.

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Stay in Your Own ‘Grand Budapest Hotel’ With These Wes Anderson-Themed Vacations

Eight Airbnb rentals available now for people looking to take a Wes Anderson-themed vacation.

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These Luxe, Boozy Trains Make Us Rethink Air Travel

Ditch the plane and take a train instead! These opulent trains boast luxury accommodations and bar cars that you don’t want to miss.

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You Could Win a Year of Unlimited Free Flights on JetBlue. This is How.

How to score an All You Can Jet pass with JetBlue, giving you a year of unlimited trips to anywhere the airline flies.

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How to Skip Airport Security Lines: TSA Pre-Check & Travel Hacks - Thrillist

Here's how to beat nine of the most unpleasant lines at the airport. Bathroom not included.

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8 Crafty Ways to Make Your Hotel Room Feel Like Home | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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Things to Do on a Plane to Survive Long Flights Without Wifi - Thrillist

In-flight Wi-Fi is notoriously unreliable, so here's how to watch, read, and listen to everything you want even without a web connection.

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$69 Will Buy You a Flight to Europe Right Now, Even from the West Coast

Iceland-based WOW Air is ratcheting up the European flight price war, with airfare to Paris, London, Berlin, Brussels, Dublin from only $69.

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20 Quick Getaways for Labor Day

These destinations are fun, quirky, beautiful and curiousity-inducing retreats outside 10 major cities across the country, perfect for last-minute Labor Day weekend adventures. Load up and head to these spots to make new memories with family and frie

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A Pro Traveler Reveals the 5 Scams American Tourists Fall for Every Time

A professional traveler reveals the biggest travel scams U.S. tourists always fall for—and how to avoid them.

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How Much It Costs to Take an Epic 2,400 Mile Road Trip on Route 66

"If you ever plan to motor West, take the highway that is best."

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The worst tourist trap in every state - Business Insider

Save your money and avoid these terrible tourist attractions at all costs.

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12 Ways Airports Are Secretly Manipulating You | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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10 Mexico Hotels With Incredible Swim-Up Suites

Mexico’s top resorts are typically not without beautiful pools, but there’s something to be said about the hotels that allow you to swim right up to your room.

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10 Brilliant Disney Theme Park Hacks | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

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The 50 Best Driving Songs Ever, in One Banging Road Trip Mix - Thrillist

A road trip is inseparable from its songs. There's a reason, after all, we call them "tracks."

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World's most extreme tours with wild animals

Reindeer in Russia. Pandas in China. Elephants in Gabon. These are some of the most thrilling encounters with animals in the wild you can see on a tour.

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The 10 Best Food Podcasts for a Road Trip | Kitchn

Want to gain insight into the food industry? Be enlightened by a food celebrity? Dive deep into a particular ingredient? There's a food podcast for you.

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Baby overheated as United Airlines jet sat on tarmac, mom says

Passenger Emily France said her baby became overheated recently on a delayed flight as the aircraft waited on the Denver International Airport tarmac.

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From giraffes to Airstreams: Top 9 glamping destinations in California

Camping is always fun. Camping with no tent set-up and an actual bed? Even better. Here are 9 of the best California glamping destinations, from Santa Barbara’s El Capitan Canyon to the Russi…

Food & Drink | Bars/Restaurants/Venues

The 50 Best Drive-In Restaurants in the U.S. | Mental Floss

The prime of American drive-ins might be behind us, but there are still plenty of these nostalgic roadside eateries available. Whether you're looking for a quick bite or a more specialty meal, drive-ins offer one benefit that most other restaurants simply can't—fries and floats from the comfort of your own vehicle.

Travel | Travel

A Frequent Flier's Guide to Travel Gear That Works | Outside Online

Air travel is like backpacking, just with shittier food and the possibility of encountering an attractive member of the opposite sex with an accent.

Travel | Travel

10 Gadgets for Surviving a Noisy Flight

From noise canceling headphones to portable VR headsets, these gadgets should help you block out distractions.

Miscellaneous | OTHER STUFF

One-of-a-kind Father's Day Travel Experiences | Travel | The Manual

Upgrade your gift-giving skills this Father's Day with three badass, once-in-a-lifetime Father's Day travel experiences that Pops will never forget.

Travel | Travel

7 Google hacks to use on your next vacation

These little-known tricks will save you tons of time.

Miscellaneous | Fun Stuff

Have a Great Business Idea? Italy Will Give You a Free Castle | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Travel | Travel

Looking to Score a Cheap Vacation? Try Being a Pet Sitter | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Travel | Travel

Route 66 Museum Opens in Abandoned Roadside Diner

The Mill served hungry travelers along the route in its heyday.

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American Cities With European Culture - U.S. Cities That Look Like Europe

All of these cities in the United States feel like they're more European than American.

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The cheapest places to travel for each month of the year

Plot your calendar for the best domestic and international destination deals

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America's Greatest Living Hobos Share Their Secrets to Riding the Rails

Three past and present kings and queens of America's annual Hobo Convention explain how and why they ride the rails. It ain't always pretty.

Travel | Travel

This $213 Train Ride Shows You All of America's Most Beautiful Sights

According to travel blogger Derek Low, you can see some of the most beautiful scenery in the US by taking Amtrak across the country for a little over $200.

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How to Pack a Suitcase Using Army Backpack Packing Tips - Thrillist

Service members are taught to pack as if their lives depend on it. Here's what they know that most civilians don't.

Miscellaneous | NEW YORK CITY

The best tours of off-the-beaten-path neighborhoods in NYC

From Washington Heights to the South Bronx, it’s time to explore the NYC neighborhoods that lie off the beaten path

Travel | Travel

The 10 best travel destinations for couples | The Independent

Solo travel can be a liberating time of self-discovery, but there's nothing quite like seeing the world with your significant other. Even when things don't go according to plan, you find ways of making each other laugh, keeping each other sane, and buildi

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9 travel hacks you'll wish you knew all along

Already taking a trip or just planning your next one? These tips will help you save time, money and sanity.

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Route 66's Best Kitschy Roadside Attractions

After it was replaced by the Interstate System during the 1950s and 60s, Route 66 has now become home to numerous kitschy monuments, hotels, and rest stops that give a glimpse into a bygone era of American history.

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The first thing I do when I visit a new city is a travel secret hidden in plain sight

I never gave tour buses a second thought — other than "that was fun!" — until I landed in Amsterdam

Health & Fitness | Wheels

How to Bicycle Around the World | Travel Leisure

Read on for a personal account and what to expect when touring the world by bike.

Travel | Travel

JetBlue Is Offering $39 Flights In An Epic 2-Day Flash Sale

Flights under $40 for a cheap fall getaway? YES, please!

JetBlue is currently offering one-way flights as low as $39 in an epic 2-day “Autumn’s Up” flash sale

Travel | Travel

Here’s How You Can Get a Flight to Europe for $150

If you’re already thinking about how you’re going to spend your time away from the office this holiday season, please allow us to offer up a few suggestions: Why not catch a show in London’s West End or take a wander along the picturesque canals of Amsterdam?

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5 Changes That Have Made Flying Safer

Technology helps, but learning from previous mistakes helps too.

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Trippy.com Announces the World's Most Underrated Destinations

Although it seems counterintuitive, the only thing that can be more annoying than discovering a destination is overloaded with tourists, is discovering a...

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Who Uses a Travel Agent in This Day and Age?

Industry veterans such as Kerl Commock say that some travelers still prefer booking through an agency because it saves them time and makes flight cancellations less stressful.

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10 Rookie Travel Mistakes, And How To Avoid Them

Even the most seasoned travelers can encounter unexpected snafus, from flight delays and inclement weather to lost passports. But while you can’t do much to prevent those mishaps, there are certain things you can do to make sure you’re as prepared as possible if and when they happen.

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9 useful apps for the savvy traveller

Here are a selection of travel apps that will make life easier and take the stress out of all that planning and preparation.

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How to Prepare your iPad for International Travel

Whether you’re the occasional traveler, or you frequently leave the country for work excursions, even the most seasoned veteran commuters can become flummoxed when it comes to using your iOS …

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You can book Aaron Paul's ridiculously gorgeous home for $400 on Airbnb

If you've ever wondered how a Breaking Bad star lives, it's in a palatial, two-bedroom house in the bustling city of Boise, Idaho. And now's your chance to get a taste of the action.

Miscellaneous | Los Angeles Stuff

17 Offbeat, Kinda Weird, But Totally Cool Things to Do in L.A.

Los Angeles is a strange place full of fascinating, fun, and offbeat things to be done and seen. Here are a few favorites.

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Why Airlines Can Kick You Off a Plane So Easily | MONEY

What are passengers and customers' rights on airplanes, and why it's so easy for airlines to racially profile or kick you off a flight.

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5 Rules for a Vacation that’s Truly Worth It

Approach your vacations with the same tenacity as your vocations.