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Is It Better To Drive or Fly Short Distances?

To test out this particular scenario, I actually tried to race a plane in my tiny little car. Talk about reenacting the tortoise and the hare. read more »


The Official Boozing Policies for the High Seas

It’s time we revisited cruise line alcohol policies so you don’t get caught redhanded — and God forbid, accidentally get the booze DESTROYED. read more »


This Is How Airplane Seats Have Shrunk Over the Years

It’s a change passengers can literally feel. Want to know how bad it’s really gotten? read more »


Check Off This Rental Car List Before Driving Off the Lot

The first time I ever rented a car, I got a smokey Chrysler the previous driver tried to cover up with perfume. For three days, cigarette smoke seeped into my clothes. read more »

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The Quick Lowdown to Mexico

No, going to Mexico doesn’t mean you’ll automatically be kidnapped and murdered. In fact, its international reputation practically ensures there’s a treasure trove of secrets and gems visitors are delighted to discover. read more »


How To Receive Amazon Packages While Traveling

Amazon makes it pretty simple even if you don’t have an address. The hard part is know what town you’ll be in the next few days. read more »


How To Pay for Gas in the U.S. With a Foreign Credit Card

Riddle me this: How do you pay for gas at the pump when it asks you for a five-digit zip and your zip code isn’t five digits? read more »

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Airbnb Charges a Foreign Transaction Fee (and This Is How You Beat It)

Imagine my surprise when I found out Airbnb charges a foreign transaction fee on top of listings booked outside the country. read more »


T-Mobile Expands Free Coverage to Canada and Mexico

Existing customers will have to consciously opt-in with T-Mobile for this to take effect today. read more »

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Hertz Now Requires Fuel Receipt for Short Trips

If you drive less than 75 miles with Hertz, keep the fuel receipt. Unless you like getting charged for not having it. read more »


Can You Just Flash Any Credit Card To Get Lounge Access?

No need to have a working Amex to get lounge access and free beer. read more »

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Is Children’s Toothpaste Really Perfect for Travel?

Sometimes childhood dreams are too good to be true. read more »

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The airplane became the first world wide web, bringing people, languages, idea and values together.

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No More Sneaking Alcohol Onto a Carnival Cruise Ship

So long to sneaking alcohol high school prom style. Starting today Carnival is banning ALL carry-on bottled drinks. Even water… read more »


The Real Cost of the Same-Day Change Fee

There’s a new standby option in town and it’s called the same-day change fee. read more »

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