Travel

Transportation

Sneaky Airline Fees Trip Up Frequent Fliers

So-called carrier-imposed fees vary widely among airlines and can cause your airfare to soar.

Travel

5 Travel Spending Mistakes

It’s not just the eye-catching travel deals that can be deceptive—many travel costs are purposely made confusing by the travel industry.

Transportation

Guard Against In-Flight-Theft

Airline passengers are stealing items from other passengers onboard. Here’s why—and how to make sure nothing you carry on gets stolen.

Destinations

Don’t Let Air Pollution Ruin Your Next Vacation

Will your next vacation take your breath away—in a bad way? Savvy travelers know the dangers of food poisoning and…

Common Threads

Stop Expecting Your Flight to be Great…You Will Enjoy It A Lot More

You’ll be far happier traveling if you stop expecting it to go well. Bottom Line Inc’s CEO Sarah Hiner explains.

Destinations

Great Travel Destinations with Terrible Air Quality

Here are some of the most popular tourist destinations that could fill your lungs with dangerous air pollution.

Travel

Don’t Be Like the 52% Who Don’t Take Real Vacations

People who don’t take real vacations—where they travel somewhere and relax—are less happy, less productive, and less healthy. Don’t let that be you!

Destinations

The 6 Best Affordable Places to Retire Abroad

A retired couple can live very well in any of these countries for $2,000 to $2,500 a month.

Destinations

The World’s 10 Best Food Festivals

These annual events, stretching from Portland, Oregon and Charleston, South Carolina to Peru, Italy and England, are worth planning a big trip around.

Travel

Travel Packing Tips We Love

How to pack without a wrinkle.

Transportation

Make Sure a Charter Airline is Safe

It pays to be cautious about boarding charter flights—danger levels vary widely.

Destinations

Thinking of an Italian Vacation? Don’t Miss These Six Special Towns

Next time you go to Italy, try one or two of these off-the-beaten-path towns. They have beauty, history, delicious food—and can save you money.

Destinations

National Parks You’ve Never Heard Of

If you love exploring national parks but hate contending with the hordes of people you find at places such as…

Lodging

No Vacancy? No Problem.

What is the best strategy for getting a hotel room when there don’t seem to be any rooms available? Corey Sandler, consumer expert, has a suggestion...

Travel

Long Distance Phone Service for International Travelers

Corey Sandler, consumer expert and author, helps travelers find the cheapest and smartest long-distance service when traveling abroad.