Travel

Common Threads

Vacations…Stay-cations…and, Introducing, Micro-cations

There are vacations…and stay-cations. How about a micro-cation? They’re quick, fun and perfect for the holiday season, says Bottom Line’s CEO Sarah Hiner

Transportation

Foreign Discount Airlines Are Often a Bad Deal

The potential cost of flying on a foreign discount airline goes way beyond inconvenience and annoying fees.

Transportation

5 Ways to Get Through Airport Security Faster

Waits longer than three hours at security checkpoints have occurred at Chicago’s O’Hare…Miami International Airport…and New York City’s John F.…

Transportation

Sneaky Ways Airlines Are Tricking You Now

What’s a bigger hassle these days than traveling on an airplane? Trying to get a good deal and accurate pricing…

Destinations

How Smart Travelers Get Spectacular Views in 10 Great Cities Without the Crowds

Here’s how to get breathtaking high-up views of nine great cities around the world—without fighting the long lines and crazy crowds of tourists.

Destinations

Vacation Where You Might Retire: Bend, Oregon

The best way to choose a place to retire is to travel and vacation there—but not a normal vacation. Here's how to check out beautiful Bend, Oregon.

Travel

7 Incredible Walking Tours in England, Europe and the US

Guided walking tours in Ireland, England, Portugal, Spain and Italy let you experience these destinations like never before.

Travel

Vacation Where You Might Retire: San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

The best way to find a great place to retire is to travel there. Here's how to plan a vacation trip to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.

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!