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6 Tips for Low-Stress Thanksgiving Travel

By On November 16, 2021

Turkey trotting. Turkey stuffing. Turkey carving. Thanksgiving traditions bring us together—and this year, many people will be reuniting with loved ones they didn’t get to celebrate with in 2020.  But a return… Read More

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TripIt Data: Thanksgiving 2021 Travel Volume Nearly Triple 2020

By On November 9, 2021

As the first Thanksgiving approaches since vaccine rollouts began in the United States, we were eager to dig into TripIt reservation data to see if we should expect yet another highly traveled… Read More

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City Break: Charleston

By On November 2, 2021

City break (noun): a short holiday spent in a city, such as when on business travel. Before there was bleisure travel, there was the city break—the short space of leisure time that… Read More

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American Travelers Practice Cautious Optimism, Many Are Waiting to Book End-of-Year Trips

By On October 27, 2021

‘Tis the season for booking holiday travel. Or, is it? Earlier this month, we asked more than 1,500 U.S.-based travelers about their travel plans: Of those planning to travel in the next… Read More

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4 Easy Ways to Pack Like a Minimalist

By On October 21, 2021

What many packing guides leave out is the fundamental advice to pack with intention. That is, pack based on what you’ll need for the specific trip you’re taking—and ignore those just-in-case items… Read More

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TSA PreCheck, CLEAR, or Both? A Guide to Help You Decide

By On October 13, 2021

If you travel often, you probably daydream about how to make the airport experience quick, easy, and frictionless. Because when it comes to navigating airport security, there can be a lot of… Read More

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City Break: San Diego

By On October 7, 2021

City break (noun): a short holiday spent in a city, such as when on business travel. Before there was bleisure travel, there was the city break—the short space of leisure time that… Read More

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From Festive to Frightening: 10 U.S. Destinations to Visit This Fall

By On October 1, 2021

From admiring fall foliage to braving haunted houses, some of us live our best lives when the leaves change and cooler temps prevail. *sips apple cider* *rearranges decorative pumpkins for the 100th… Read More

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Points and the Pandemic: New Data Shows How Travelers Cashed in Their Stockpiled Points

By On September 28, 2021

For road warriors and frequent flyers alike, accumulating credit card points and airline miles is part of the fun of travel. But when the pandemic hit, spending your hard-earned points became a… Read More