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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.

10 Signs You’re Not Compatible with Your Travel Partner

Incompatible Travelers Group Travel Caroline Morse Teel

10 Tricks to Make Coach Class Comfier

Comfier in Coach Family Travel Christine Sarkis

7 Unforgivable Travel Sins You Should Avoid

Unforgivable Travel Sins Travel Etiquette Caroline Morse Teel

9 Unusual Travel Tricks That Really Work

Unusual Travel Tricks Miscellany Dara Continenza

9 Items Most Often Left Behind at Hotels

Items Left at Hotels Family Travel Christine Sarkis

10 Signs You’re a Terrible Traveler

Bad Traveler Signs Travel Etiquette Caroline Morse Teel

5 Surprisingly Free In-Flight Foods

Free In-Flight Foods In-Flight Experience Christine Sarkis

Travel Insurance 101: What to Know Before You Buy

Travel Insurance 101 Money Ed Perkins

10 Things You Need to Know About Home Swapping

Home Swapping Basics Peer-to-Peer Travel Caroline Costello

7 Ways to Protect Your Luggage

Protect Your Luggage Packing Caroline Costello

9 Travel Products You Don’t Really Need

Useless Products Family Travel Caroline Morse Teel

7 Ways to Get a Free Upgrade

Get a Free Upgrade Booking Strategy Ed Perkins

13 Surprising Travel Uses for Everyday Items

13 Surprising Travel Uses for Everyday Items Packing Caroline Costello

10 Tasty Carry-on Snacks You Can Make Yourself

Flight-Friendly Recipes In-Flight Experience Anne Banas

Worst Economy Seats in the Air

Worst Economy Seats Airport Ed Perkins