I took my first international flight over seven years ago, and since then I’ve been to 21 countries, with a few repeats thrown in there. I’m a seasoned traveler at this point, but I still remember how stressful that first international flight was. From buying the ticket to figuring out how to occupy yourself for 10 hours, knowing what to expect when flying internationally for the first time will make your trip much more enjoyable.
It’s no secret that everything has gotten more expensive in recent years, including domestic and international flights. Sticker shock from an airline ticket alone may be enough to deter you from moving forward with your vacation. But before you let your dream trip disappear, there may be a solution that can reduce the amount of money you pay out of pocket for airline tickets. Here’s everything you need to know about awards flights and how to use points to book flights.
Ever packed your favorite shampoo or that luxurious face lotion for a trip, only to find it spilled all over your luggage when you land? It’s a painful experience and one, too many of us, have experienced. If you’ve been there, you’ll definitely want to avoid a repeat. If you haven’t experienced this yet (lucky you!), let’s help make sure it stays that way.
It may only be October, but the holidays are just around the corner. While we don’t want to get ahead of ourselves, anyone who is planning on traveling for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah, or another holiday in the coming months should start planning that trip now. From snagging the perfect flights to checking those travel documents twice, here’s what you need to know in order to have a holly-jolly journey, all while saving money while traveling during the holidays.
There’s nothing quite like the thrill of jetting off to a new country, soaking in new cultures, eating exciting cuisine, and creating unforgettable memories. But hold the phone… is your passport expired?
Traveling often means experiencing new places and cultures, but sometimes, the comfort of home is all you crave. Fortunately, with a few thoughtful touches and clever tricks, you can transform your hotel room into a cozy sanctuary that feels like home.
There’s nothing like a weekend away with your besties. The idea of escaping reality for a few days with your closest friends can be incredibly exciting. But, planning for a trip isn’t always the most fun. Thankfully, you can plan a friends’ weekend getaway with ease by keeping a few tips in mind.
When heading off on a week-long trip, packing efficiently is key to ensuring a stress-free and fun experience. While it can seem daunting to pack light, it is definitely possible to get everything you need for a week into a single bag. Whether you want to avoid extra airline fees or avoid lugging a suitcase around, here’s how to pack a backpack for a week trip.
Planning a quick getaway or a short business trip? A well-chosen weekender bag can be your ultimate travel companion. Versatile, stylish, and spacious, these bags are designed to hold your essentials while still fitting in airline overhead compartments.