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A Bus Trip Gone Wrong - Here's The Silver Lining

As a frequent traveler moving from destination to destination on a budget, I often choose the slower or more adventurous route in search of differing ... Read More

Her Friends Are Terrible Travel Partners and Never Wants to Travel With Them Again. Should Her Friends Be Upset?

Finding good travel buddies can be a difficult task, so much so that many people prefer traveling on their own instead, and it can make life abroad much easier. An ideal scenario is having close friends who enjoy traveling as much as you do; however, as this one Reddit user...

The Weirdest and Most Unusual Buildings in Every State

Consider this list your reason for an epic cross-country road trip.

Two Hotel Items You Should Avoid at All Costs, According to a Former Hotel Manager

If you're checking into a hotel, these are the two things in your room you should avoid using when possible.

You Can Still Book Cheap Summer Flights to These Destinations

From popular vacation spots like Orlando and Las Vegas to more unexpected getaways, summer savings are still out there.

Everything I Know About Love I Learned Through Writing About Immigration

We are told that love conquers all. But what happens when you don’t have the right passport?

The 6 Best New(ish) Hotels in Charleston

Competition over where to stay in the Holy City is steep. The real winner? You!

10 Luxury Destinations That Belong on Your Travel Bucket List

From France to the Seychelles, these luxe vacation spots are absolutely worth visiting.

Our Readers’ Favorite Hotel Brands And Rewards Programs

With a lifetime of travel on our bucket lists, we're going to need to know where to stay on our journeys. Here are our readers' favorite hotel brands.

Not Sure Where to Stay in Makkah? Here's Your Ultimate List

Makkah is a holy city and a pilgrimage destination for millions of Muslims around the world. Every year, millions of people travel to Makkah to perform Hajj or Umrah, two of the most important Islamic rituals. If you are planning a trip to Makkah, you might be wondering where to stay.With so many op

The Ultimate 4-Day Las Vegas Itinerary (Written by a Local!)

Ready to spend 4 days in Las Vegas? This 4-Day Las Vegas itinerary will help you plan out everything you need to do during the trip including recommendations on things to do, where to stay, where to eat, the best time to visit, and much more!

5 things to know before the next time you use a ride-hailing service at the airport

Ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft have been helping customers get to and from the airport for years. However, they’re constantly fine-tuning their offerings to better serve travelers. Because no two travelers or trips are exactly alike, they’ve added a variety of new features to make your trip to or from the airport faster, easier …

IHG to Add AirPlay Option to Hotel Rooms

The hotel giant will allow travelers to share content from their iPhone to the guest room TV.

The World's 18 Most Beautiful Countries to Visit in Your Lifetime

Have you been to any of these marvelous places?

Travel Deals: Top Offers for June

Whether seeking an unforgettable cruise, an all-inclusive resort stay or the tour of a lifetime, travelers can save in a myriad ways this summer.

Top Mistakes Made and Lessons Learned by Post-Pandemic Travelers

A new survey reveals experienced travelers’ most common errors in judgement, from planning to packing and the actual trip-taking, and wisdom wisdom they’ve gained from past missteps.

The Best Road Trips from Florida

Make sure to add these stops to your list!

We Found the Most Amazing Campsites in the U.S.

These spots are worth a road trip.

A $1,600 burger? 7 of the most over-the-top hotel room service experiences

Room service is meant to be indulgent, but these seven hotels outdid themselves. Read on for some over-the-top room service orders.

Unruly-passenger incidents on airplanes up 47% last year worldwide

A new analysis from the International Air Transport Assn. showed that unruly-passenger incidents occurred on 1 in 568 flights in 2022. Physical abuse incidents, while rare, increased 61% year over year.

Board Of American Airlines' Pilot Union Rejects Merger With ALPA

Allied Pilots Association declines the opportunity to join the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) family.

Ed Perkins on Travel: Two new travel insurance gotchas

Over the years I've devoted lots of ink and pixels to travel insurance, but recent developments with a Boston-area tour operator have raised two new — or at least new-to-me — potential pitfalls. Both deal with a subject once more prominent than now: failure to pay legitimate claims. And to understand the situation more clearly, I'll start with a bi...

Qantas To Resume Canberra-Darwin Flights

The route will launch initially seasonally, with a service five times a week.

What's the Best Way to Get from Jeddah Airport to Makkah & Madinah?

If you're planning a trip to Makkah or Madinah, there's a good chance you'll be arriving at the Jeddah airport. From there, you'll need to figure out the best way to get to your destination. Here are some options to consider:1. Private CarOne option is to arrange for a private car to

We Asked Flight Attendants What You Should Never Order On A Plane

You won’t look at these menu items the same way…

9 of the Worst United Airlines Controversies

Perhaps those skies aren't so friendly after all.

Travel has Evolved as Impact of Pandemic Waned

This infographic shows the share of respondents who changed their travel habits in 2022.

The 12 Best Oceanfront Hotels and Resorts in the U.S.

Itching for a stunning waterfront view and the sound of crashing waves? These are some of the best oceanfront hotels in the country.

The 40 Most Beautiful Castles You Can Visit in the United States

Italy? Spain? Nope, this ruin is in California. When you think of ancient castles, maybe you picture a European palace straight out of a storybook. You know, the ones with moats, drawbridges...the works. Or perhaps you think of mysterious ruins hidden deep in the jungles of South America. Well, lucky for you, there's no need to travel that far to see one in person—there are plenty of elaborate castles in the USA, all with their own unique history and design. From a dreamy hidden treasure tucked away in Central Park to a cliffside dwelling in Arizona that dates back 800 years to the property where Kevin Jonas got married and Taylor Swift filmed her "Blank Space" music video, get ready to add all of these stunning adventures to your travel bucket list ASAP. (Spoiler: The only official royal residence in the country is on this list!) Now, we admit not all of these are technically castles—but once you see each of them, we think you'll agree they belong on this list in all their majestic glory. Want to book a trip to one of these jaw-dropping estates? Be sure to check if tours are currently being offered first (some are seasonal and are only open to the public during certain months of the year, so do your research before venturing out). Without further ado, we present the most beautiful American castles that will make you feel like you're in a fairytale.

12 Passport Covers to Help You Travel Safely and In Style

Protect your most coveted travel buddy.

Passenger Captured Moment Alleged Drunk Woman Was Handcuffed and Removed From Flight

A woman was handcuffed and removed from a Southwest flight after allegedly being drunk and causing a disturbance. SWNS shared a passenger video that captured the moment the woman, who was not identified, was dragged out of the plane by police officers in New Orleans. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has the story.

How To Visit Palamidi Fortress in Nafplio, Greece in 2023!

Lace up your boots adventure seekers, it’s time to climb to one of the best viewpoints in the Peloponnese region of Southern Greece: Palamidi Fortress in Nafplio. Perched high on a hill overlooking the Old … How To Visit Palamidi Fortress in Nafplio, Greece in 2023! Read More »

The 15 Best Airport Restaurants In The Country

This airport food is your ticket to travel bliss.

A woman who was denied boarding by Spirit Airlines for being 'too intoxicated' slapped a gate agent, local media reports

After being denied boarding, the woman attempted to push her way past agents and onto the plane, per a police report cited by local media.

Travelers are Keen to Blend Business with Leisure

This infographic shows percent change in survey respondents who agree that they want to extend their work trips, 2023 vs. 2022.

Back Again: Turkish Airlines Has Triple Daily Boeing 777 China Flights This Summer

It last had three daily passenger services more than three years ago.

Charming American Towns Worth Taking a Road Trip to Visit

Hit the roads less traveled.

Green agenda will mean higher air fares for decades, says ex-BA boss Willie Walsh

The green agenda means travellers will suffer higher air fares for decades, the former boss of British Airways has warned. Willie Walsh, now director general of air industry lobby group IATA, said that an enforced switch to less pollutive aviation fuels would be more costly. He also wanted that “consumers ultimately pay for this”. Travellers have a...

Visiting New Orleans? Must-See Attractions for Your Itinerary

When visiting New Orleans, there are endless possibilities for a delightful vacation! And, with so many exciting and unique things to do in New Orleans, it's hard to know where to start! [Affiliate Links]

Airlines Are Bracing For Record Summer Travel; Golden Opportunity For Investors?

Summary Airlines for America predicts a 9.5% increase in airline passenger volumes this summer, surpassing summer 2019 levels by around 2 million passengers.To meet demand, airlines will employ larger aircraft and increase capacity by adding approximately 297,000 seats per day, reaching a daily average of nearly 3.4 million seats.Shares of U.S. air...

Amazing Underground Attractions Lying Beneath America

From labyrinthine caves and hidden towns to subterranean hot springs, we bring you some of the most awe-inspiring underground experiences in the USA.

25 Weird and Wonderful Roadside Attractions in the USA

The United States is a vast and diverse country with a myriad of fascinating roadside attractions. From quirky to bizarre, ...

Top Travel & Tourism stocks to watch in 2023 and beyond.

One of the sectors hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, Travel and Tourism is a broad category, with a diverse list of well-known brands. Ecotourism is a fast-growing niche, especially among young travelers. This list contains some of the top travel and tourism stocks to keep an eye on in the post-pandemic era.

Disney Doubling Down on Private Island Concept With New Bahamas Cruise Retreat

The three largest cruise ship lines saw $900 million a month drain into the ocean during the pandemic. While Disney Cruise Line was not immune ... Read More

JetBlue Expands Caribbean Network, Adds Service to Belize and St. Kitts

The airline will be flying new routes from JFK to both Belize and St. Kitts for the first time ever beginning this November.

Help dad travel this year with this special bundle

Wondering what to get dad this Father’s Day? If he loves to travel, there’s an obvious answer: Give him a gift that will help him see and experience the world. During our Father’s Day sale, you can do just that, because The 2023 Travel Hacker Bundle ft. Rosetta Stone Lifetime Subscription is on sale for an extra 20% off when you use promo code VACA...

American Airlines' AAdvantage Frequent Flyer Program: The Simple Flying Guide

Everything you need to know about the American Airlines' frequent flyer scheme.

What To Do If You're Seated By An Unruly Passenger On A Flight

As recent headlines show, disturbances on a plane can happen. Here's what to do if you find yourself in the crosshairs.

Here are the Most Dangerous National Parks in the US

Make sure to follow any precautions before visiting.

9 Hidden Airplane Features You Had No Idea Existed

Keep an eye out for these airplane features on your next flight. The post 9 Hidden Airplane Features You Had No Idea Existed appeared first on Reader's Digest.