Travel

Lodging

A Nice Hotel Room for Only How Much?!

Best Budget Hotel Chains in the US and Europe The trouble with truly budget hotel chains is that travelers don’t…

Destinations

Spring Break for Grown-Ups…3 Ways to Save

Does any vacation period have a more salacious reputation than spring break? But you don’t have to “go wild” to…

Transportation

Beware the New Frequent-Flier Rules

How to Get the Most for Your Miles Now Airlines are altering rules for frequent-flier programs—to the detriment of many…

Lodging

You Can Find a Great Vacation Rental Online

A Travel Insider Tells How Imagine spending your vacation in a two-bedroom luxury apartment on the Thames in London for…

Transportation

Cruises…3 Ways to Save

With nightly rates dropping to as little as $60 per person, booking an economical cruise would seem to be as…

Travel

Last-Minute Travel…3 Ways to Save

Sometimes it pays to procrastinate. You can get some great last-minute travel deals… 1. Follow the deals: Never considered Iceland,…

Transportation

Where to Sit to Avoid Turbulence

Do you get a little nervous or queasy when there is turbulence? Here's the best place to sit on an…

Travel

How Not to Get Sick on a Cruise

(The Stomach Virus Is the Least of Your Worries) Norovirus outbreaks on cruise ships inevitably receive media attention, but passengers’…

Travel

Diarrhea-Free Travel

Are you gearing up for some exotic travel this summer? Passport, shots, bathing suit, tummy-trouble medicine...what a drag if an…

Travel

The Four Dirtiest Surfaces in a Hotel Room

When you enter a hotel room, you already know that it’s probably teeming with germs from the many strangers who…

Travel

Pauline Frommer’s Travel Secrets

Love to travel? Here's how to spend less and see more…how to pack smart and not get pickpocketed…the best adventure…

Transportation

Can That Turbulence Cause Your Plane to Crash?

You are 30,000 feet up in the air in a plane that starts shaking violently. Your first thought—will it break…

Transportation

Sound Advice for Jet Lag

When you travel by air, it can take one day to recover for every time zone that you pass through.…

Travel

Vacationer’s Do-It-Anywhere Upper-Body Workout

Are you getting ready for a vacation? When you travel, your lower body probably gets a good workout if you…

Travel

Wrinkle-Free Packing for Holiday Travel

Are you getting ready for a road trip and stay-over at a loved one's house? Or at a relative's house?…