Travel Resources & Tips

Best Android and iPhone 5 Apps: On a Road Trip

Best Android and iPhone 5 Apps: On a Road Trip
Thousands of smartphone apps are vying for your attention, but these are the ones you really need to have on your iPhone 5 or Android device if you’re hitting the road this summer. In the “olden days”—aka, the 1990s or before—taking a road trip meant collecting books of maps and planning out your...

Blogger Packing List: What to Pack for a Beach Vacation

Blogger Packing List: What to Pack for a Beach Vacation
Find out which surprising “extras” top travel experts toss in their bags when they prepare to hit the surf and sand. Your flights are booked, hotels are reserved and a spot in the sand is being daydreamed about. Your beach vacation is almost here. All that’s left to do? Pack. You’d have to be...

Foodie Adventures: The Top 5 BBQ Destinations in America

Foodie Adventures: The Top 5 BBQ Destinations in America
From the Carolinas to Memphis, and even NYC, America does BBQ right. Embark on a foodie adventure to one of these places with the best barbecue in the USA! BBQ is something that either is, or should be, as synonymous with America as apple pie and baseball. However, just because you can find it all...

Best Android and iPhone 5 Apps for Travelers

Best Android and iPhone 5 Apps for Travelers
Everything you need to book a better trip can be found in the palm of your hand, thanks to the release of travel apps for Android and iPhone5. Read this—then start downloading. Welcome to 2013: in place of stacks of guidebooks, piles of printed out flight confirmations, and notebooks filled with...

So, You'd Like to Take a Trip This Summer

So, You'd Like to Take a Trip This Summer
View the infographic in full screen, and then click on the bags to learn more about their features and benefits.

Spring Break Ideas: Alternative Spring Break

Spring Break Ideas: Alternative Spring Break
Looking for something a little more fulfilling from your spring break this year? Why not spend it volunteering and doing something to help other people? We list the best options for your volunteer spring break. American high school and college students don’t have to think hard to call up mental...

How to Travel Around the World

How to Travel Around the World
Traveling around the world (or RTW travel, as you’ll hear travelers call it) is the ultimate plan for many travelers, and with today's airline alliance programs it has become a breeze getting to where you want to go (albeit for a price). Each airline alliance, and there are three: Star Alliance ,...

How to Stay Active on a Cruise

How to Stay Active on a Cruise
Going on a cruise vacation doesn’t have to mean only sitting around and eating from buffets. Enjoy some healthy fun in the sun with these suggestions for staying active on your cruise! The temptation is overwhelming. You've paid big bucks for a cruise vacation. Gourmet food is seemingly at every...

How Can I Use RFID Technology for Travel?

How Can I Use RFID Technology for Travel?
Radio frequency identification is popping up everywhere, from highway tollbooths to passports. Here’s what you need to know about this emerging technology to make your travel experience more convenient. The use of radio frequency identification technology has become more widespread over the past...

Travel New Year's Resolution: Take Your Dream Trip

Travel New Year's Resolution: Take Your Dream Trip
Make 2013 the year you finally take that dream vacation. Follow these easy tips, like saving money and planning with a buddy, and you’ll be boarding a plane to your ideal destination before the end of the year! It’s time to start planning how to make 2013 the best year of your life to date. One...

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