My husband and I have been living full time in vacation rentals for almost four years, traveling the world without a home base. Our vagabond life has taken us places as disparate as Buenos Aires and Morocco, Paris and Florida, and until we actually open the door of a place we’ve reserved, we’re never quite… Read More
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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
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
Find great gifts for every traveler on your list with Samantha Brown’s Gift Picks. “Want to know what I love most about winter? Turtlenecks! Especially a lightweight one like this, with a beautiful texture.” Shop the Honeycomb Cowlneck Sweater >> “This has become my jewel-toned travel companion that I wrap around my neck… Read More
Planning your trip sets the stage for travel dreams to take flight. Once you’ve gotten Part 1 of your vacation checklist under wraps, you can turn your attention to take-off and landing. Read our travel tips for comfortable flying, staying connected, best travel accessories and how to prep for arrival and sightseeing. Finding the Best… Read More