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Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Wait until the Last Minute to Pack

Don’t Wait until the Last Minute to Pack Not many people like packing, but I’ve learned over the years to get it done … Read More

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10 Things I Hate About Las Vegas

I'm a travel lover, not hater. But there are 10 things that I really despise about Las Vegas and here they are, in no … Read More

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Travel Style: Ryan Bifulco

Ryan Bifulco

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, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Ryan Bifulco Occupation: Founder & Executive … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Stand by the Door on the Shuttle Bus

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Stand by the Door on the Shuttle Bus Don’t you hate it when you land after a long international flight and you have to take a shuttle bus to immigration or another gate? When this happens, and you're in a hurry to make a connection or appointment or to use … Read More

How to tell if an adventure company is safe abroad

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I was recently interviewed by NBC’s Today Show to comment on a zipline accident in Mexico that left a California man tragically in a coma. The show asked me how travelers can tell if an adventure company outside the United States is safe, and to comment on the … Read More

Top 10 in Travel News: Week of July 30, 2014

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THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: JetBlue weighs first-bag fee to boost revenue Air Algerie Plane Crashes En Route to Algiers TransAsia crash in Taiwan claims 48 lives, injures 10 Delta Just Raised the Stakes in the In-Flight Entertainment Arms … Read More

Travel Contests of the Week: July 30, 2014

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This week's travel contests include: Win a brand new Vespa and the chance to win a daily prize of a $100 Visa Gift Card during Niagara Falls USA's 90 Days of Summer (on Facebook) Win a trip for two to Jamaica or Turks & Caicos Win a stylish stay in … Read More

Travel Product of the Week: KeySmart

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Do you travel with a bunch of (too many) keys? If you do, and you're sick and tired of them jiggling around making all kinds of noise and scratching things, then check out this new Swiss Army-style key holder: the KeySmart. It creates the perfect pocket … Read More

LAX: The perfect long layover

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Just five miles from Los Angeles International Airport is one of the best beach communities in all of America.  I live just five miles from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) so I know what I would do if I had a long layover there. I always tell my … Read More

Travel Video of the Week: SWAT Team Storms Toronto Plane

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Last week a Sunwing passenger on a flight from Toronto to Panama captured dramatic cell phone video of a Canadian SWAT team storming onto a flight at Pearson International Airport after the returned to Toronto because a passenger onboard made a bomb threat. … Read More