7 Ways to Find Best Hotel Deals

7 Ways to Find Best Hotel Deals

A few 2018 updates: #4 below, Sign up for Price or Sale Alerts:  Google has added a price tracking feature for flight and hotel searches.  And, for additional alerts, browse our blog, 6 Travel Alerts Worth Setting.  For #5 below, Stay at Newly Opened Hotels: Here are...
What Not to Wear around the World

What Not to Wear around the World

In the past decade or so, the topic of clothing bans has been a hot one. Today, if you’re traveling almost anywhere, it’s good to search ‘clothes not to wear’ for the country you plan to visit. Although many countries have fashion trends that come and go, there are...
11 Unexpected Hotel Fees

11 Unexpected Hotel Fees

So, you’ve gone to the trouble of searching and re-searching and have found yourself a great hotel at a great rate. You book it. You’re pleased. Then later – upon cancellation or upon arrival – you learn about some of the crazy add-on fees this hotel charges....
Cabin Choice: Inside vs Oceanview vs Balcony

Cabin Choice: Inside vs Oceanview vs Balcony

If you’re an avid cruiser, I bet you have one favorite cabin type that you choose automatically every time you cruise: either an inside stateroom or an oceanview room or a balcony room. Of course, the obvious difference and often a deciding factor is the price....
Stretching your Travel Dollar

Stretching your Travel Dollar

There are lots of names for it: Budget travel, Frugal travel, Stretching your travel dollar, Saving a dollar, Bargain travel, Lux on a budget.  Whatever you call it, the definition doesn’t mean that you must suffer while on a travel budget. Many times, the opposite is...

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