Travel Tips

Experts Weigh In On How to Make Holiday & Winter Travel a Breeze

December 19th, 2016

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The holiday season is already hectic, but throw in some travel and things can just get a bit more complicated. Fortunately, Hilton Chicago O’Hare manager Michael McGilligan and Phil Sylvester of World Nomads are offering up some tips that you might not have thought of for easy winter and holiday travel. With winter comes the […]

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How to Search for Bed Bugs in Hotel Rooms

December 16th, 2016

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Bed bugs are never a welcome sight in a hotel room. Here’s how to properly search for them, thanks to tips from pest control company Rentokil. Start with the bed, going along the mattress seams and under it. Look in the joints of the frame, along the slats, and in the crevices of the frame […]

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7 Tips for Improving Cyber Security While Traveling

November 23rd, 2016

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Cyber criminals are always looking for ways to rip you off – even while traveling. Syracuse University is offering up some ways to improve your cyber security while on the road. Here’s how to do it: Create strong passwords with a combination of numbers, letters, and special characters. Use secure networks and personal hotspots instead […]

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Tips for Making Holiday Travel Less Stressful

November 16th, 2016

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Oh, the holiday season. It can bring about happy times, but it can also present some challenges – especially when it comes to travel. However, that doesn’t have to be the case. The New York Times spoke with Kayak and is sharing tips on how to make holiday travel less stressful. Here’s how to do […]

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Recipe For Italian Disaster Relief: Spaghetti All’Amatriciana

September 1st, 2016

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Here’s how to prepare the traditional pasta from the village of Amatrice in Central italy. 2 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil 4 oz. thinly sliced guanciale, pancetta, or chopped unsmoked bacon 1/2 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes 1/2 tsp. freshly ground black pepper 3/4 cup minced onion 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 28-oz. can peeled tomatoes […]

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How to Stay Safe at Public Events at Home and Abroad

August 1st, 2016

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By Christine Dayao In the wake of large-scale terrorist attacks in recent weeks, it’s more important than ever to be vigilant of our surroundings. We spoke with Phil Sylvester of World Nomads – a travel insurance provider that’s seen a spike in website traffic following this year’s tragedies – and gained some insight on how […]

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How to Improve Cyber Security Online While Traveling

June 17th, 2016

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Every day, cyber criminals are drumming up new ways to steal information from unsuspecting victims. Cyber security may be the last thing you think of when you’re traveling, but it’s always important to make sure you have your bases covered. Here are some tips on how you can do it, courtesy of Internet security company […]

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How to Save Money on Summer Rental Cars

May 19th, 2016

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As travelers get ready to hit the open road this summer, Hertz and the National Association of Realtors are offering some tips on how to save money on car rentals. 1. Look into joining the car rental company’s loyalty program, which typically offers benefits and savings. 2. Price any extras that your family may need […]

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MedjetAssist’s 6 Tips for Safer Travel

December 22nd, 2015

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Travel protection program MedjetAssist knows a lot about helping keep travelers safe, so it’s offering these tips on how you can take a trip without a hitch. Put personal items like wallets and phones in a closed front pocket or zipped bag so they aren’t easily accessible to thieves. Avoid big groups, which is one way […]

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Red Roof Inn Shares Tips for Easier Winter Travel

December 17th, 2015

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Courtesy: Red Roof Inn

The winter travel season can be a particularly frustrating time to hit the road, from messy weather to crowds and extra baggage in the form of gifts. Economy lodging brand Red Roof Inn has a few tips on how to make winter travel a better experience. Consider shipping gifts ahead of time or wrapping them […]

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How to Keep Your Info Secure When Connecting to Public Wi-Fi

November 21st, 2015

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When traveling, it’s always temping to connect to public Wi-Fi networks, especially when you’re nearing your network data limit. TravelPulse is sharing tips on how to keep your information safe when using free Wi-Fi networks from tech expert Shaun Murphy, PrivateGiant CEO and founder of SNDR. Listen to your apps/devices when they say your connection […]

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Virtuoso Shares Tips on How to Pack for Holiday Travel

November 5th, 2015

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We’re days away from yet another busy holiday travel season — back to the massive crowds at the airport, enhanced security, high airfare, and the potential for lots of headaches. There’s one way you can make the experience go more smoothly: pack efficiently. Virtuoso, a travel agency network specializing in luxury and experiential travel, is […]

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