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Expert Travel Tips

The best way to have a smooth trip? Avoid common travel mistakes. Our expert travel tips will help you save on travel, know where to go (and what to avoid), pack like a pro, breeze through security, and maximize your destination time.

Cruise Passport Requirements: Do I Need a Passport to Go on a Cruise?

cruise ship docked in caribbean Booking Strategy Kate H. Knapp

Why You Should Stop Trying to Travel ‘Like a Local’

woman hopping on london bus Travel Trends Shannon McMahon

What’s the Best Island in Hawaii for You?

beach in kauai. Island Sarah Schlichter

9 Travel Kits That Will Make a Long Flight Bearable

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The 5 Rules of Reclining Your Airplane Seat

airplane cabin woman in middle seat. Travel Etiquette Shannon McMahon

Everything You Need to Know About Traveling to See the Olympics

olympic rings tokyo. Booking Strategy Ed Hewitt

8 Cruise Ship Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

8 Cruise Ship Myths You Shouldn’t Believe Island Christine Sarkis

Flight Attendants Reveal Their Secrets for a Better Flight

flight attendant closing overhead bin. In-Flight Experience Avital Andrews

18 Things You Should Always Wear on a Plane

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8 Reasons You Should Go on a River Cruise

8 Reasons You Should Go on a River Cruise Cities Anne Banas

6 Hybrid Duffel Backpacks That Will Change the Way You Pack

6 Hybrid Duffel Backpacks That Will Change the Way You Pack Packing Shannon McMahon

How Can You Tell If a ‘Travel Club’ Is a Scam?

Travel scams online banking HERO Travel Scams Ed Perkins

6 Simple Tricks to Make a Spirit Flight More Comfortable

Big Front seats on Spirit Airlines In-Flight Experience Shannon McMahon

What Happens to Items Left Behind in Hotels?

hanging shirt or dress hangers closet hotel room Entertainment Caroline Morse Teel

The Best (and Worst) Places to Sit for Sleeping on Planes

woman sleeping on plane in window seat In-Flight Experience Ashley Rossi