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“Trip Protection” May Not Provide Protection
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“Trip Protection” May Not Provide Protection

Christopher Elliott | July 15, 2020

Beware exceptions when you sign up for “travel protection” that will leave you stuck for the bill.

6 Unsung Wine Regions

6 Unsung Wine Regions

Donna Heiderstadt | June 30, 2020

Arizona’s Verde Valley, Virginia’s Loudon County, Ontario’s Niagara-on-the-Lake and other wine regions that should be on your radar but aren’t.

5 Spectacular Wildlife Vacations in the US and Canada

5 Spectacular Wildlife Vacations in the US and Canada

May 15, 2020

Where to go to see grizzlies, black bears, bison, elk, moose, manatees, wild horses and more in the US and Canada.

Oh, the Places You’ll Go—Virtually
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Oh, the Places You’ll Go—Virtually

May 12, 2020

Explore the world from the comfort and safety of your own home…

How to Get a Decent Airline Seat

How to Get a Decent Airline Seat

Christopher Lopinto | April 29, 2020

What to avoid and what to seek to improve your chances of not being miserable because of your seat assignment on a flight.

8 Spectacular European Destinations Without the Crush of Crowds

8 Spectacular European Destinations Without the Crush of Crowds

Patricia Schultz | April 12, 2020

If you would love to go to places like Tuscany, Venice, Prague or Santorini, here are great alternatives without the huge crowds.

“Only One Room Left” Hotel Warnings Are a Trick

“Only One Room Left” Hotel Warnings Are a Trick

Kevin Brasler | November 5, 2019

Don’t let warnings that hotel rooms are selling out prevent you from searching for a better deal from travel websites. Here’s how.

Beach Vacations That Combine Sun and Fun

Beach Vacations That Combine Sun and Fun

Donna Heiderstadt | October 21, 2019

Whether you’re looking for thrills, chills, culture, sightseeing or gambling…travel to beaches that have it all.

Going Abroad? Don’t Leave Home Without Travel Medical Insurance
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Going Abroad? Don’t Leave Home Without Travel Medical Insurance

Charles B. Inlander | September 16, 2019

A trip abroad can be a vacation of a lifetime. But if you get sick or injured, the bills can be huge. Here’s the insurance that will protect you…

An Expert’s Guide to the Perfect Travel Experience—with Pauline Frommer
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An Expert’s Guide to the Perfect Travel Experience—with Pauline Frommer

Pauline Frommer | August 21, 2019

When it comes to travel, times have changed. Prices are higher, lines are longer, and a stress-free experience seems unattainable.…

Do You Deserve a Travel Refund?
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Do You Deserve a Travel Refund?

Christopher Elliott | August 19, 2019

When customers request refunds, travel companies often balk. Here’s how to get what you deserve.

Surprising Truths About Airfare Savings

Surprising Truths About Airfare Savings

August 5, 2019

When researchers dug through global airline ticket price data, they discovered that the conventional wisdom about savings often was wrong.

Impressively Odd Side Trips You’ll Never Forget
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Impressively Odd Side Trips You’ll Never Forget

July 8, 2019

Wild and wacky spots that will wow you and are well worth a stop if you're visiting the area where they reside.

Hidden Cameras Lurk in Some Airbnb Rentals

Hidden Cameras Lurk in Some Airbnb Rentals

June 24, 2019

Seven ways to reduce the odds you’ll be caught on camera in an Airbnb.

Small Hotel Rooms, Big Hotel Savings

Small Hotel Rooms, Big Hotel Savings

Bjorn Hanson, PhD | June 10, 2019

A big new trend in hotels features small rooms but big savings.