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U.S. Airlines Eliminating Change Fees: What You Need to Know

By On September 23, 2020

Fees and flying—they’re practically synonymous. The relationship began when checked baggage fees became the norm for many air carriers. Then, the introduction of basic economy fares meant you had to spend extra… Read More

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The Leaf Peeper’s Guide to Fall Travel

By On September 16, 2020

Every fan of fall knows cooler temps mean leaf-peeping season—AKA that magical time of year when nature paints across the landscape with oranges, yellows, reds, and purples. Those lucky enough to live… Read More

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Museums Reopening Around the World: What to Know Before You Go

By On September 10, 2020

Whether you’ve spent months staring longingly at the Met from the sidewalks of Fifth Avenue or resorted to hitting refresh on the British Museum’s virtual exhibits, there’s good news for culture-lovers around… Read More

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5 Tips for Packing Toiletries

By On September 3, 2020

If you’ve ever experienced the horror of opening up a suitcase to discover that your shampoo has leaked all over your clothing (or worse, your laptop), then you know how important it… Read More

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The Best Quarantine Activities for Travel-Loving Kids

By On September 1, 2020

Help kids explore the world from home with these activities, games and books, mom-tested and vetted by our travel trends expert, Kelly Soderlund. My kids love traveling. I like to think it’s… Read More

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6 Packing Tips for Rainy Destinations

By On August 25, 2020

It might seem counterintuitive, but there are real benefits to traveling somewhere during the rainy season. Because the rainy season tends to be the “off” season for tourism, you’ll encounter fewer crowds… Read More

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A Beginner’s Guide: How to Take a Screencation

By On August 19, 2020

Screens. Whether you love them or hate them, we, as a society, can’t seem to live without them. On the one hand, screens keep us entertained, informed, and connected—the latter a serious… Read More

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How to Maximize Your Points and Miles on a Road Trip

By On August 13, 2020

Road trips are a classic travel option to explore historical landmarks and natural wonders. Yet many people don’t think of road trips when considering point and mile redemption options. From redeeming points… Read More

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9 Tips for a Sustainable Road Trip

By On July 16, 2020

America’s Route 66. Iceland’s Ring Road. Scotland’s North Coast 500. Australia’s Great Ocean Road. With so many iconic routes, a summer road trip in your own backyard might be just the vacation… Read More