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13 Things Travel Experts Wish You Knew About Booking a Cruise

Career cruisers have the inside scoop on how to get the most out of your summer vacation at sea.


11 Things Your Taxi Driver Won’t Tell You

Read accounts from real taxi drivers about their pet peeves, tricks of the trade, and how to flag down a...


This State Has the Worst Drivers in the United States

Your driving prowess may depend on who taught you how to hit the road. And apparently, it also depends on...


8 Luggage Secrets Baggage Handlers Need You to Know

After you check your bag, it has a long journey from the conveyer belt to the plane. Here's how to...


11 Things Americans Can Learn from Italians About Living Passionately

My first time there, but surely not my last, I sought out to understand how Italians from all over live...


If You Have This Dirty Habit on Vacation, Your Risk for Bed Bugs Goes Way Up

You might not be able to avoid bed bugs in hotel rooms, but you can stop them coming home with...


This Is the One Move You Need to Know to Survive a Shark Attack

When sharks attack, get out of the water, fast! Failing that, become the toughest kid on the block by standing...


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You Can Save TONS of Money on Tolls with This Amazing App Feature

Tolls play a key role in the maintenance of transit infrastructure. But they are kind of a drag and kind...

The Right Way to Pick an Apple—and 8 Other Things to Know Before You Go Apple Picking

Leaves are starting to turn, the air is getting crisper, and it's finally apple picking season. We spoke to experts...


This Is the Creepy Way Hotels Could Spy on You—and How to Prevent It

The chances are slim that someone is peeping on you in your hotel room. But it's always better to be...


10 Ways You’re Wasting Money on Vacation—and How to Avoid Them

The website GoCompare.com recently surveyed travelers to find the biggest spending mistakes people make. Here are the blunders, and ways...


6 Proven Skills for Any Emergency, from Someone Who’s Edited 30+ Survival Dramas

As the editor of many of survival stories, I've learned a lot about how to stay alive in dire circumstances....


Carry These 3 Items All the Time—They Could Save Your Life One Day

Because you should always be prepared for the worst.


6 Fall Activities to Try This Year—That Aren’t Apple Picking

You've already taste-tested ciders and picked a bunch of apples—here's how to get off the beaten path.


Sorry, But Your Luggage Lock Is Pretty Useless

Thieves have an easy way of getting in without you even noticing.


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Here’s How to Avoid Sitting Next to a Baby on Your Next Flight

You don't have to shell out extra money to fly in peace.

8 Secrets for Taking a Romantic Second Honeymoon on the Cheap

Taking a second honeymoon is a great way to re-create the magic or recapture the feeling of young love. Here's...


Here’s How to Have Vacation Sex All Year Long

Had amazing sex with your partner while you were away? Here's how to bring that passion into the bedroom at...


You’ll Want to Memorize These 6 Smart Solutions for Common Vacation Problems

Let's face it, as much as travel can be fun, when things don't go right, it can quickly turn into...


Don’t Book That Vacation Home Rental Before You Read This!

Here's how to get the postcard-worthy stay you deserve.


“Voluntourism” Is More Popular Than Ever, But There’s a Right (and Wrong) Way to D...

Voluntourism in a foreign country is trending—here's how to have the best possible experience while you're giving back.

TSA’s Instagram Is the Best-Kept Secret on the Internet

The Transportation Security Administration sure knows how to make a mean Insta.


Here’s How to Tell a Vacation Story Your Friends Actually Want to Hear

Our advice: Don't share any more vacation adventures before reading this first.


Cheers! How to Propose a Toast Around the World

A fun way to learn about the people in the destinations you travel to around the world is to drop...


9 Easy Ways to Beat Those Post-Vacation Blues

That super-bored feeling you get after a great vacation is totally fixable. Here's how to do it without immediately setting...


7 Must-Follow Hacks for Packing Makeup in a Carry-On

The top beauty gurus share exactly how to fill your makeup kit for easy, breezy beauty on your next big...


The 7 Worst Mistakes Parents Make When Flying with Their Baby

Veteran parents share the in-flight fails that taught them how to keep baby comfortable and happy for her first ride...