Travel dilemmas 101: Planes, trains and automobiles

You've planned your vacation carefully, packed only the essentials, and double-locked the front door, only to find out that ... your...

How to avoid unexpected fees on vacation

If those winter blues have you dreaming of a tropical getaway, online deals may be very tempting. However, buyers should be aware that...

How to get a great deal when booking travel online

Unlock those hidden travel treasures on the interwebs. A host of new websites give travelers more options to save some serious cash, and...

Set sail with 'wave season' cruise deals

Itching to get away from the chill of winter? You’re in luck. It’s currently “wave season,” the period from January through March when...

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5 tips to help you pack like a pro

With ever-changing airline rules and restrictions, packing can get stressful. But it doesn’t have to be. Here are five quick strategies...

Teaching kids to take better travel photos

Nearly everyone has a digital camera these days. They've gotten so inexpensive that there’s hardly any barrier to bringing up a budding...

5 tips for happy toddler travel

Summer travel with toddlers can be heavenly… or hell on wheels (or wings, waves, etc.). But here’s the good news: What you do now (and on...