20 Things to Buy Duty-Free at the Airport
It's nearly impossible to board an international flight without passing by the duty-free shops at the airport. You can find some good deals if you know what to keep an eye out for.
Here’s What Your Passport Color Really Means
There's a significant reason behind the four standard colors found on passports—but there are some unusual shades, too.
13 Things to Never Say to TSA Agents
Avoid these comments if you don't want to miss your next flight—or worse!
TSA Agents Reveal the Weirdest Things They’ve Found in Luggage
You won’t believe the things that people have tried to pack.
14 of the Strangest Things That Have “Disappeared” from Suitcases
Obviously the TSA keeps us safe. Still, some really weird things tend to happen to our luggage in transit, including...
9 Foods You Can Bring Through Airport Security—And 4 You Can’t
People are traveling all over the country right now! Let’s clear up the TSA rules for foods you can—and can’t—bring...
10 Common Hand Gestures That Are Rude in Other Countries
Just as slang words, table manners, and other common customs vary greatly from nation to nation, so do rude gestures....
I Was a TSA Agent for 2 Years—And This Is Why You’re Getting Stopped at Security
There are so many rumors swirling around the TSA: Did they flag me because they wanted to do the full-body...
The Real Reason Walt Disney World Scans Your Fingerprint
Before you write this security measure off as creepy, find out what it's really there to do.
I Tried Bringing a Banana Through Airport Security—And I Got Put on a Watch List
It started with a banana. It ended with more than a year of secondary searches, long waits in USDA holding...
This Is What a TSA Agent First Notices About You
While it's nice to be noticed, this isn't the kind of attention you want. Here's what to avoid if you...
13 Things That Are Getting Your Luggage Flagged by the TSA
Logging too much time in the TSA line? Try these tricks so your luggage will fly through the security checks.
Can You Travel with Wrapped Christmas Gifts on a Plane?
Unfortunately, “tis the season” isn’t a compelling enough reason for the TSA to make exceptions; if your holiday cheer won’t...
How Do You Apply for TSA Pre-Check?
Sick of long lines at airport security? Find out what the process is for how to get TSA Pre-Check.
What REALLY Happens to Those Airplane Blankets and Pillows?
Comfort has a price—and it could be at the expense of your health.
Global Entry vs. TSA Precheck: What’s the Difference?
Everyone wants to get through airport security faster. Find out the benefits of Global Entry vs. TSA Precheck.
14 Countries Where You Do (and Don’t) Need to Tip
Tipping is confusing in general, but all bets are off when visiting a foreign country where customs and expectations may...
11 Secrets to Speeding Through Airport Security
Navigating airport security can be one of the biggest challenges you face when traveling. These tips will make the process...
15 of the Best Places to Retire Around the World
If you've been dreaming of a fun spot where you can stretch your Social Security payments, here are the top...
13 Things Most Likely to Get You Flagged by the TSA
Even if you follow all the rules—removing your shoes, belt, and heavy jewelry—you might still worry about getting flagged by...