Any travel guide will tell you it’s best do some advance research to maximize your time en route. We’ve put together a museum travel checklist filled with tips for skipping the lines, getting discounts or free admission, avoiding crowds and making viewing more enjoyable for yourself and “museum-challenged” traveling companions. Advance Reservations Required If you’ve… Read More
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After (or during) a long winter, escaping to a tropical resort sounds just right. Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean are some great vacation ideas for a week or two, or even for weekend getaways. But when we think of tropical vacations, we also have to include some more distant favorites, from Brazil to Vietnam, Costa… Read More
Travel expert, TV personality and mother of two, Samantha Brown, offers up some great time-saving advice for your next holiday road trip. There are two kinds of road trips. Those where you enjoy the ride and have no particular timetable and the road trips where you have a long way to go and not a… Read More
Whether you’re staying home for the holidays or celebrating abroad, you’ll most likely need to buy a few gifts. Read on for our favorite gift ideas, updates on what’s allowed through security and tips for traveling with gifts. Traveling with Edible Gifts Edible gifts are a great way to share your heritage or culinary talents… Read More
The Thanksgiving holiday is not only the start of shopping season, its unrivaled as one of the busiest travel times of the year. With legendary weather delays (remember the blizzard a few years ago?) and every possible flight being booked solid, the key to avoiding as much of nasty stuff as possible is to PLAN… Read More
In winter, Austria’s magnificent baroque capital is outfitted in regal splendor that fits its status as the 100-year-old center of the imperial Hapsburg Empire. Winter is the season for Christmas markets, ball gowns, waltz music and sparkling shop windows. Bundle up as we wander through Vienna’s emerging art markets, hidden opera passageways, porcelain and antique… Read More