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Vacations are cool but work often lurks

As vacation spending in the U.S. surpasses $1 billion, people are definitely getting away more, but what does the quality of that vacation actually look like? Read More

Share travel stories via new app Trips

Lonely Planet has a new free app called Trips that offers inspiration for travel, along with an easy way for users to create visually driven stories about their own trips. Read More

You can save money traveling with parents


Updated on  August 19, 2017 at 7:06 pm
There are plenty of ways to vacation with your parents for less than you think. Here are a few tips. Read More

How to fit in dining out anywhere in the world


Updated on  July 22, 2017 at 7:08 pm
Learn when locals eat, Kopera said, so that you’re not going to closed or empty restaurants. Read More
 

Washington moves to ban citizens’ travel to N. Korea

The U.S. State Department urges Americans to avoid traveling to more than three dozen nations, including such troubled locales as Libya, Cameroon and Venezuela. Read More

Use ‘airfare alerts’ to save cash


Updated on  June 18, 2017 at 9:24 am
Search on the web for “best time to book airfare” for the lowest price and you’ll find many conflicting answers. Read More

Tips for keeping road trips fun


Updated on  June 10, 2017 at 10:57 pm
You’ve packed your bags and loaded your family and gear into the car. Now you’re off. Read More
 

Flying without checked-bag fees


Updated on  May 14, 2017 at 12:39 am
Airfare is expensive enough as it is, but the added fees make things worse. Read More

Posh public bathroom pops up in Manhattan park

In a park amid skyscrapers, a gem has emerged: a posh public bathroom that cost nearly $300,000, complete with freshly delivered flowers, imported tile, classical music and artwork. Read More

Celebrate National Poetry Month


Updated on  April 15, 2017 at 9:08 pm
In April, join the world’s largest literary celebration, National Poetry Month, in honoring the wonder of words. Here are five ideas to consider: Read More

Beware dodgy deals, iffy prizes


Updated on  April 8, 2017 at 8:47 pm
Just like any other component of business, the travel industry has its own share of scams. Read More

Taking trips with the grandkids


Updated on  April 1, 2017 at 7:50 pm
Traveling is all about making memories. Read More

Enjoy frosty fun at Vermont resort


Updated on  April 1, 2017 at 8:10 pm
Is your family’s idea of the perfect holiday gift several feet of fresh powder beneath their feet? Read More

Ways to cut back expenses for your next trip


Updated on  March 4, 2017 at 6:55 pm
Traveling costs money, but there are ways that you can cut back on your expenses and leave more cash for your next trip. Read More

Budgeting tips for living abroad


Updated on  March 4, 2017 at 6:53 pm
Dreaming about living in another country is easy, but creating a budget to make it happen is hard. Here’s help. Read More

Universal parks in California and Florida raise ticket prices


Updated on  February 25, 2017 at 11:54 pm
About a week after Disneyland raised its ticket prices, Universal Studios Hollywood hiked attendance prices an extra $5 per visitor. Read More

Disneyland’s Fastpass, on an app

Disneyland’s Fastpass ticketing system, which lets visitors avoid the long lines for crowded attractions by booking a ride time, has been a free feature since it was created in 1999. Read More

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