WHICH CREDIT CARD IS BEST FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL?

One of the most frequent questions I get from family, friends and readers is regarding which credit card they should use when they...

WON'T LAST: AMERICAN EXPRESS BUSINESS PLATINUM HAS A 100,000 POINT OFFER

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TRAVEL BOOK OF THE WEEK: “FLIGHT RISK: THE HIGHS AND LOWS OF LIFE AS A DOCTOR AT HEATHROW AIRPORT”

I was recently reading a story on NYPost.com called “How airport doctors get drugs out of smugglers' stomachs.” It was fascinating,...

THE CLOTHESLINE EVERY TRAVELER NEEDS

One of my challenges as a frequent traveler is getting laundry done. No one wants to pay the ridiculously overpriced hotel laundry...

 
 
 

TRAVEL CONTESTS: WEEK OF JULY 18, 2018

This week's travel contests include: Win a Bahamas Disney Dream cruise for four Win a trip for two on the 70s Rock & Romance Cruise...

TRAVEL INSTAGRAMMER OF THE WEEK: MARK WIENS

Mark Wiens If you're into food, you need to follow Mark Wiens. After graduating from university, he decided to start traveling for...

 
 
 

VIDEO: WHAT IT'S LIKE TO FLY LIKE AN EAGLE

Ever wondered what it's like to fly like an eagle? Wonder no more! Red Bull has captured some amazing footage of an eagle flying over...

FROM THE HIGHWAY TO THE TRAIL IN COLORADO'S SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS

As we twisted and turned through over the windy mountain highway, I looked out the window just in time to see a picturesque Colorado...

 
 
 

HOW TO TAKE LONG EXPOSURE PHOTOS WITH AN IPHONE

The New York Times recently ran a story titled “How to Photograph Fireworks Like a Pro.” Writing about the proliferation of phones...

TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS: WEEK OF JULY 18, 2018

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: FAA says it won't regulate amount of airline legroom Three Rhino Poachers Eaten By Lions in South...

 
 
 

WHY I ALWAYS SHAKE MY SHOES BEFORE PUTTING THEM ON

Building on yesterday's tip about checking pool noodles for snakes: Whenever I travel somewhere and even when I'm home in L.A., I almost...

AN INSIDE LOOK AT TOY STORY LAND, NOW OPEN AT DISNEY'S HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS

The 11-acre Toy Story Land is the first new land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in more than 20 years, and it officially opened to the...

 
 
 

A WARNING ABOUT SNAKES FROM AN ARIZONA FAMILY

Not to be an alarmist, but...if you're traveling this summer to somewhere hot that has snakes , one Arizona family has a message for...

WHAT IS THE BEST CREDIT CARD TO USE IN YOUR MOBILE WALLET?

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TAKE DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS SERIOUSLY WHEN YOU FLY

Most frequent travelers are aware of the risk of deep vein thrombosis that comes with long flights (even flights of just four hours...

TRAVEL STYLE: KRISTA PAPPAS

Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly,...

 
 
 

IS THE CAPITAL ONE VENTURE CREDIT CARD THE BEST CREDIT CARD FOR HOTELS

We receive compensation from our advertising partners for links on the blog. Here's our full Advertiser Policy. Hotel stays are a big...

NEW UPDATES FOR THE BARCLAYS HAWAIIAN AIRLINES CREDIT CARDS

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PUT THE ADDRESS OF YOUR DESTINATION ON YOUR LUGGAGE TAG

Each Friday, we feature a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week's tip comes from reader Mark from Seattle, who...

HOW TO CHECK CREDIT INQUIRIES ON YOUR CREDIT REPORT

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Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

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Homeland Security chief Nielsen said she believes Russia interfered in the...

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Nation's intelligence chief explains public rebuke of Trump, says he was just doing his job

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg reportedly called Trump to congratulate him...

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You no longer have to be a kid to get a princess makeover at Disney World

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How one woman planned a 10-day trip to 3 continents with a limited budget...

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