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Travel Myths: Are They True or False?

Travel Myths: Are They True or False?
We debunk six common travel misconceptions—and the results may surprise you. The world of travel is rife with myths and misconceptions about everything from when to click “purchase” on killer flight deals to how our cell phones could affect the plane’s navigation. Why do these legends live on? If...

New Year’s Resolutions 2015: Update Your Travel Style

New Year’s Resolutions 2015: Update Your Travel Style
Transform your travel style with a few simple tips and you’ll be looking great on the road in 2015! As recently as the beginning of the last century, travel was such a luxury that folks got dressed up to board a plane or train en route to their destination. Today’s free-as-a-bird backpacker or...

What Luggage to Bring on Your European Rail Adventure?

What Luggage to Bring on Your European Rail Adventure?
Ready to experience Europe via train travel? Make sure you have the best luggage for the trip. Traveling through Europe by train is not only about convenience, but the experience. Getting from Point A to Point B is made more memorable by the stunning views right outside your seat window. And while...

The Hottest Travel Trends for 2015

The Hottest Travel Trends for 2015
Keep your eyes on the lookout for these five upcoming travel trends. It’s never too early to start daydreaming about your next weekend getaway, well-deserved vacation or big bucket-list trip. And while it may seem as if trade trends are only interesting to those in the industry, consumers can also...

The Year In Travel: 2014’s Coolest Travel News and Innovations

The Year In Travel: 2014’s Coolest Travel News and Innovations
The year is coming to an end, and the verdict is in: These travel changes rocked our world in 2014. With 2014 drawing to a close, it’s time to take a look back at the biggest stories in travel from this past year. From airline rage to Ebola, Uber carshares to SCUBA-worthy swimming pools, it’s been...

Toilets of the World: Bathroom Tips for Across the Globe

Toilets of the World: Bathroom Tips for Across the Globe
A country-by-country guide to finding your way around the flusher. No matter how remote your travels or how exotic your location, there is one thing that unites people around the globe: nature’s call. But from where to pee to how to wipe, taking care of business varies wildly depending on your...

Creative Uses for Duffel Bags

Creative Uses for Duffel Bags
From storage to moving, the versatile duffel can be used for more than just travel. Duffels may not be as visually appealing as shiny, new-wheeled suitcases or as rugged as the ORV Trunk , but they’re super-reliable and versatile, too. Many travelers carry duffel bags as carry-on luggage because...

The 10 Essentials You Need to Pack For Europe

The 10 Essentials You Need to Pack For Europe
Heading off to the Continent? Whether you'll be traveling well-worn paths or blazing your own trail, there are certain things you’re definitely going to need. A trip to Europe, while exciting, has the potential to daunt when it comes to packing. Can you use the same plug in Stockholm as you do in...

What to Pack for Europe: The 5-Step System

What to Pack for Europe: The 5-Step System
*/ Whether you’re planning to spend a long weekend in London, a semester abroad in Italy, or an entire summer traveling around the continent by Eurorail, don’t start packing your bags without referencing this Ultimate European Packing list! Once you start planning, it’s tempting to expand your...

10 Best New Adventure Travel Accessories

10 Best New Adventure Travel Accessories
The top 10 most intriguing new innovations in adventure travel accessories. Whether you’re trying to become a more streamlined packer, capture cooler action snapshots or keep your electronics safe in the great outdoors, these innovative new travel items will get you on the fast track to becoming a...

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