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COVID-19 Travel Options: What You Need to Know

A monetary loss might be better than the risk for some. Here are the main COVID-19 travel considerations whether staying home or still traveling.

Even though hotels and airlines are stepping up to help during the pandemic, travel is likely to resume gradually once travel advisories expire and airlines slowly reintroduce flight routes. Travel News, Air Travel, Travel Advisory, Travel Abroad, Traveling By Yourself, Resume, Hotels, Europe, Learning

How Will You Know When It’s Safe to Travel Again?

From temperature tests to "immunity passports," here’s what might need to happen for you to be able to travel again, and why it might be different.

Taking a cruise this summer? Don't max out on overpriced excursions! Ed Perkins finds ways you can save on your summertime cruise. Travel Advice, Travel Tips, Budget Travel, Travel Guides, Travel Deals, Travel Destinations, Myrtle Beach Hotels, Stuff To Do, Things To Do

5 Magic Words and Phrases to Know in Every Language

Sure, you've got a translation app on your phone—but it's worth memorizing these five key words and phrases in the local language before your trip.

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9 Surprising Passport Facts You Need to Know

Did you know the U.S. government recommends you send your passport application in a special envelope? Or that losing a lot of weight may trigger the need for a renewal? Here are nine impressive, surprising, and vital facts about U.S. passports. You never know when one might apply to you.

In an overhaul of its travel advisory system, the U. Department of State recently assigned every country in the world a travel safety rating. The safest places are ranked Level while the places that Americans are advised to avoid are considered Level Team Builders, South Of Spain, Travel Advisory, Great Wall Of China, Travel News, Countries Of The World, Travel Around, Trip Advisor, Country

10 Surprising Countries That Are Risky for Travel, According to the State Department

The U.S. Department of State recently assigned every country in the world a travel safety rating. Some might surprise you.

As we head into a new decade, let’s take some time to acknowledge the incredible events and momentous changes in the travel world since Adult Only Cruises, Norwegian Air, Space Tourism, Last Minute Travel, Travel Channel, World Trade Center, Travel News, Vacation Packages, Travel Light

How Travel Has Changed in the Past 10 Years

As we head into a new decade, let’s take some time to acknowledge the incredible events and momentous changes in the travel world since 2010.

In this month’s edition of our travel advice column Check Your Baggage, we discuss dangerous drinks, pies in the sky, the Global Entry renewal backlog, and more. Travel News, Travel Advice, Us Travel, Advice Columns, Pie In The Sky, International Flights, Belize Travel, Buy Tickets, Baggage

Travel Advice Column: How to Identify Counterfeit Alcohol

In this month’s edition of SmarterTravel's travel advice column Check Your Baggage, we tell you how to spot counterfeit alcohol.

There's no place like home for the holidays—if you can get there. Here's when to fly, and when not to, to avoid the crowds this holiday season. Christmas Travel, Holiday Travel, Myrtle Beach Hotels, Major Holidays, Travel Dating, Worst Day, Travel News, Trip Advisor, Sky High

The 12 Best and Worst Days for Holiday Travel in 2019 | SmarterTravel

There's no place like home for the holidays—if you can get there. Here's when to fly, and when not to, to avoid the crowds this holiday season.

Here's what you need to know about a new travel scam involving your phone that is commonly referred to as "juice-jacking. Travel News, New Travel, Andaman Islands, Filtered Water Bottle, Wisconsin Dells, Charging Stations, Leg Work, Family Resorts, Alaska Cruise

Juice Jacking: The Travel Scam That Hacks Your Phone | SmarterTravel

Here's what you need to know about a new travel scam involving your phone that is commonly referred to as "juice-jacking."

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The Airbnb Scam That Could Happen to You| SmarterTravel

An affordable place to stay or a last-minute wrench in your plans? Airbnb scams can be tough to spot and downright deceiving.

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Check out our ultimate guide to all things travel news.

Here are some of the most popular destinations that have banned non-biodegradable sunscreens, and how you can switch to a responsible alternative. Vacation Trips, Vacation Spots, Myrtle Beach Resorts, South Of Spain, Gender Studies, Natural Sunscreen, Norwegian Cruise Line, Travel News, Riviera Maya

6 Places with Sunscreen Bans, and What You Need to Know

Think the plastic straws you gave up sipping from are bad for our oceans? It’s time to consider the same about the sunscreen you use.

Given recent headlines, you might wonder: Does travel insurance cover terrorism? And the short answer is, “Yes, but…” with some important variables in that “but. Best Travel Insurance, Western Caribbean Cruise, Online Insurance, Tourism Development, Insurance Comparison, Online Travel, Good Morning America, Travel News, Business Travel

Does Travel Insurance Cover Terrorism?

Given recent headlines, you might wonder: Does travel insurance cover terrorism? And the short answer is, "Yes, but…" Here's where it gets tricky.

A new plane seat design from a startup called Molon Labe Seating aims to provide a wider middle seat on short-haul flights Plane Seats, Transatlantic Cruise, Myrtle Beach Hotels, Tourism Development, Stuck In The Middle, Flight Deals, Molon Labe, Norwegian Cruise Line, Best Travel Deals

Is the Middle Seat About to Get Wider on Some Planes?

On two airlines, a new plane seat design aims to provide a wider middle seat on short-haul flights by 2020.

Booking a Caribbean vacation during hurricane season is always something of a gamble, which is why hurricane travel insurance might be a good idea. Boston Travel Guide, Travel Must Haves, Caribbean Vacations, His Travel, Travel News, Storms, Seaside, Tourism, Zero

How to Buy Hurricane Travel Insurance

Booking a Caribbean vacation during hurricane season is always something of a gamble, which is why hurricane travel insurance might be a good idea.

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Flight-Cancellation Rights: The Ultimate Guide

Do you know what your rights are when your flight is canceled?