Travel - Airport Security
We know that the long airport security line is stressful. There are so many rules and regulations to keep you safe, but we’ve got the rest covered to keep you sane from X-ray all the way to TSA.
20 Lucky New Year’s Traditions from Around the World
Looking for every—and any—New Year's charm that'll bring you the luck you lust after? Take inspiration from these January 1 customs from around the world and we promise you'll have your best year yet!
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!
12 Items That Can Be Over 3.4 Ounces and Still Go in Your Carry-On
Finally, some good aviation news! Find out about these little-known loopholes in the TSA’s liquids rule.
10 Things TSA Agents Aren’t Allowed to Do
Some of these are rules you probably have at your own job, but others are strictly TSA-specific!
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...
The 13 Strangest Things Allowed Through Airport Security
The Transportation Security Administration's "What Can I Bring?" list has a few weird items on it that make you wonder...
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...
What Airport Security Could Look Like in 10 Years
Is there even a possibility that we won't have to take off our shoes on the TSA line someday?
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.
12 Things Your TSA Security Agent Isn’t Telling You
In 2016, the TSA discovered a record 3,391 firearms during screenings. But it wasn't accomplished without a lot of stress....
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...
18 Craziest Things Left Behind at Airports
Expensive paintings, a block of cheese, and a riveting journal are just some of the craziest things left behind at...