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Do You Need to Tip Uber Drivers? Ride-Share Tipping, Explained

An Uber ride will likely be much nicer and more convenient than a traditional cab, but should you tip your driver—and will your decision affect your passenger rating?

I’ve Worked on Cruise Ships for 10 Years—These Are 18 Mistakes Every Traveler Should Avoid

These insider cruise tips just might be the difference between disaster and the trip of a lifetime


You Might Start Seeing This Brand New Airplane in the Near Future

Say hello to greener commercial flying with this NASA and Boeing collaboration.


A New Universal Theme Park Is Coming to Texas—Here’s What We Know

Get ready for "a one-of-a-kind theme park" coming to this Northern Texas city.


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The 22 Most Romantic Getaways for a Love-Filled Vacation

Get ready to fall in love all over again! These romantic getaways will sweep you off your feet—and remind you...

20 Best Places to Travel in 2023

We're calling it: 2023 is the year travel returns in a big way, and we've found all the best places...


These Are the Most Powerful Passports in 2023

The Henley Passport Index ranks passports according to how many countries citizens can travel to visa-free—find out where your passport...

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This Is What Those Big White Balls on Top of Cruise Ships Are

What are the big balls on cruise ships? It's time to dock into the port of information and add some...


Pet-Friendly Hotels in America That Will Welcome Your Furry Friends

These pet-friendly hotel chains and dog-friendly boutique hotels around the country are real treats for you and your four-legged friends!


The Safest—and Least Safe—Airlines of 2023

New data from Airline Ratings can help anticipant travels make safe, smart flight choices


Forget Flying—Amtrak Has a Secret Deal You Need to Know About

This deal offers ten trips to more than 500 Amtrak destinations.

Delta Airlines Is About to Roll Out Free Wi-Fi—Here’s What We Know

"It's here, it's fast and it's free," the airline states in a press release.


11 Best Cruise Lines You’ll Want to Book Right Now

It will be smooth sailing when you hit the high seas on one of these top cruise lines


Here’s How Many Miles You Can Drive After the Gas Light Comes On

Driving with the gas light on can be dangerous—for you and your vehicle. Here's how many miles you can actually...


5 Tips To Prepare You For The Glaston Budget Festival

It's probably fair to say it has been a while since you last attended a music festival. With so many...


Your Guide to an Alaskan Road Trip: Anchorage to Fairbanks

There's so much to see, including the iconic Seward Highway and Denali National Park, and this route between two major...

What Is a Real ID? What to Know About Real ID Enforcement Being Delayed Until 2025

Real IDs have been delayed for a third time. Here's what you need to know.


Face Scanning Could Be Coming to All Major U.S Airports: Here’s What to Know

The TSA has been using facial recognition software at 16 airports—here's what you need to know about how it works...


This Is the Best New Cruise Ship of 2022

Cruise Critic has just released its annual Editor's Picks for 2022


6 Travel Pillows That Experts Swear By for Sounder Sleep

For the comfiest flight ever, don't leave home without one of these fabulous travel pillows.


The Grand Canyon’s Indian Garden Is Getting an Important Name Change

A rededication ceremony is in the works for early 2023!


You Can Stay in Your Own Hallmark Holiday Paradise This Year—Here’s How

Discover how you can experience your main character moment with a Hallmark holiday suite stay


Frontier Launched an Unlimited Flight Pass—Here’s What You Need to Know

Get your bags packed, here's how you can access unlimited flights from Frontier.


The Busiest Travel Times to Keep in Mind This Thanksgiving and Black Friday

According to Google, knowing these times will help avoid crowds and make picking up your favorite pie a breeze.


Buying Ticketmaster Tickets? Here’s the Hidden Travel Hack You Didn’t Know About.

Get more from your next Ticketmaster purchase with this simple tip.

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There’s a Massive Tunnel Underneath Niagara Falls That’s Now Open to Tourists

Thanks to the reveal of the Niagara Falls tunnel, there's a new way to soak in views of the beloved...


The Hottest Holiday Gift This Year May Surprise You

There's been a shift in consumer spending, and as it turns out the best things in life aren't things.


You Can Get TSA Pre-Check at Staples—Here’s How

Traveling this holiday season? Staples just made your life a lot easier.


Looking for the Perfect Weekend Getaway? It’s Within Three Hours of Your Home.

Save money on your next weekend vacay with these tools and tips.


Everything You Need to Know About the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

Get ready to rock around this year's enormous Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.


The Best Luggage Deals to Shop Before Your Next Trip

Whether a frequent traveler or going to grandma's, luggage deals are the perfect excuse to pick up a luggage set...