Whether you're traveling in the continental U.S. or abroad, here are 10 destinations that will fit most any travel budget...
Rules about what you may or may not carry with you on an airplane are not hard and fast. Here are some tips to ensure a smooth airplane boarding process...
Here are some tips for staying healthy while traveling.
Despite an increase in satisfaction with the cost and fees associated with a hotel stay, guest satisfaction with their overall experience has declined from 2011, according to the recently released J.D. Power and Associates 2012 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index Study.SM
While the hotel industry continues to gradually recover from the economic downturn, guest satisfaction with the underlying hotel experience continues to deteriorate as hoteliers fall further behind guest expectations, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Index StudySM released today.
The gap between customer satisfaction with low-cost airlines, and with traditional carriers, remains wide and is getting wider, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 North America Airline Satisfaction Study.
Although low-cost carriers continue to lead the way in improving passenger satisfaction, traditional carriers still struggle to meet travelers' expectations, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 North America Airline Satisfaction StudySM released today.
Want to take a vacation with your children but you just don't know where to start? Here are five steps to help you navigate planning a trip with your kids, whether they are infants or toddlers, tweens, teens or young adults.
Step One _ Recognize the Differences
You can avoid many family vacation pitfalls by recognizing and accounting for restrictions, pre-requisites...
If you're not flying first-class, your in-flight meal options are pretty limited. And with new Transportation Security Administration (TSA) guidelines, you can't bring any food or drinks on-board. A good alternative is to eat a healthy meal in the airport concourse before you board your plane (arrive at the airport extra early to allow time to eat). Look for a low-fat, high-fiber, cholesterol free meal _ like grilled chicken sandwich, bean burrito...
Whether it's a day hike or backcountry trek, do some advance planning, carry the essentials and use these common-sense rules for a safe outing.
Before You Go
Know the area you'll be hiking through. Obtain appropriate maps so you can note where water sources are, the types of wildlife you may encounter, and how far you will be from medical or emergency help. Check with a local ranger or tour guide for safety...
Here are some steps you can take to ensure your next hotel stay will be a pleasant experience.
Book online and confirm your reservation prior to arrival
There are numerous options to book your hotel stay: travel agent, phone, hotel Web site, or independent Web site. Among hotel guests who responded to the survey for the 2006 North America Hotel Guest Satisfaction Study, 54% made their reservation by calling the hotel location or 800 number and 43%...
Whether you're a business, student or leisure traveler, women traveling alone in the U.S. and abroad today need to be vigilant about their personal safety. Here are some tips to keep you safe on any trip.
Map out your trip in detail before you go. Know as much as possible about your destination, especially foreign, in advance including local customs, restrictions, dress code, distances, and currencies. Check the U.S. Department...
You can sometimes save money or at least save some hassle by planning air travel in a timely manner. "Timely" can refer to both when you buy and when you fly.
You don't necessarily have to stay at a cheap hotel to get an inexpensive rate. Hotel room rates are often negotiable especially at higher-end establishments. Here are some helpful tips to getting an affordable hotel room.
Here are a few simple tips on how to lower your cost when purchasing airline tickets:
Book as far in advance as possible. "You get the best deals at the last minute" is a myth.