Travel Resources/Tips

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...

Travel New Year's Resolution: Get Organized!

Travel New Year's Resolution: Get Organized!
Is your New Year’s Resolution to get more organized? When it comes to your travel habits, it should be! Use this handy guide for tips on how to get organized when planning your travel, including creating a budget, researching your destination, and making use of the best travel apps. By: Jessica...

New Year's Resolution: Put Your Travel Bag on a Diet

New Year's Resolution: Put Your Travel Bag on a Diet
Find out how to pack light and downsize for your travel adventures. By: Angie Orth, Editor-in-Chief at AngieAway.com Have your suitcase-packing habits really packed on the pounds over the years? Resolve to slim down in 2013 by downsizing with these tips. Start with a smaller bag. If you have a...

How to Ask for a Two-Week Vacation

How to Ask for a Two-Week Vacation
To some people, asking for two weeks off—and getting it!—is a total breeze. For the rest of us, requesting that many vacation days can make us a nervous wreck! Getting the getaway time you deserve doesn’t have to be scary: Get expert advice on asking for a two-week vacation—without offending the...

How to Travel Safely in Costa Rica

How to Travel Safely in Costa Rica
A few simple precautions and facts that can keep you safe, healthy and happy during your trip to the land of pura vida -- Costa Rica. By: Alex Baackes, Executive Editor, alexinwanderland.com Costa Rica has long lured travelers with its friendly people, fascinating culture, beautiful beaches, and...

The Ultimate New Zealand Packing List

The Ultimate New Zealand Packing List
Planning your trip to the adventure capital of the world? You won’t want to miss this packing list for your New Zealand getaway. When I was packing for my open-ended trip to New Zealand last year, I had a one-way ticket and a work visa good for a year’s stay. I knew I’d be living out of a travel...

Your First Backpack: 6 Ways to Ensure a Perfect Fit

Your First Backpack: 6 Ways to Ensure a Perfect Fit
Don’t rush the process of buying your first backpack or travel pack—it may just be the most important item you’ll take with you on the road. Here, travel blogger and packing guru Stephanie Yoder shares expert tips for honing in on best-fitting, most durable pack for your travel needs. When you’re...

Pages