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How to Travel More Responsibly (and Take Better Care of the Earth)

By On April 22, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic pressed pause on global travel, temporarily causing aviation-related carbon emissions to decrease 48 percent from 2019 totals. Unfortunately, the pandemic also caused global tourism to falter. Many businesses that… Read More

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8 Pro Tips for Booking a Vacation Rental

By On April 14, 2021

A stay at a vacation rental can take your trip to new heights, allowing you to explore under-the-radar neighborhoods and mix in with the locals—all while having a temporary place to call… Read More

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5 Destinations in Europe Americans Want to Visit Most (Plus 5 More If You Want to Avoid the Crowds)

By On April 7, 2021

Updated with new reopening plans of April 21, 2021. Did you know that planning a trip—that is, just thinking about travel—can boost your mental health? And yes, given the current state of… Read More

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6 Tips to Stretch Your Travel Budget

By On March 24, 2021

You’re probably ready for a trip—and you’re not alone. 94 percent of Americans are planning to take a trip this year. If you’re getting back in the trip planning saddle, setting your… Read More

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Travel Myth Busters: The Truth Behind the Best Ways to Find Cheap Flights

By On March 3, 2021

TripIt is teaming up with our friends at Thrifty Traveler, a site that helps you travel more for less, to find out the truth behind two pervasive travel myths. Even with most… Read More

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6 Tips for Planning a Winter Road Trip

By On February 24, 2021

Dreaming of a socially distanced getaway, but chillier temps dampening your vagabond spirit? While a winter road trip requires more planning and preparation, a successful trip can be a welcome boost during… Read More

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10 Books by Black Authors That Will Expand Your Worldview

By On February 16, 2021

These 10 books written by Black authors conjure a strong sense of place, celebrate Black voices, and help readers better understand the Black experience. You’ll travel across countries, continents, and time—and expand… Read More

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8 Ways to Make Your Next Stay at a Vacation Rental More Eco-Friendly

By On February 9, 2021

In the era of COVID we’ve redefined the way we travel—whether that means opting for a road trip over boarding a plane, planning a camping trip for the first time ever, or… Read More

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The Latest COVID-19 International Travel Requirements: What You Need to Know

By On January 28, 2021

As of January 26, 2021, all air passengers arriving to the U.S. from an international destination must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test or documentation of recovery from the virus. In… Read More