travel

4 Science-Based Hacks To Fit Even More In Your Suitcase

Whether you're packing a bag to visit your parents for the holidays or looking at six weeks' worth of clothing for a trip to Europe, the struggle to be efficient with your packing can be highly confusing. Everybody has their "own" system, but it…
By JR Thorpe

7 Things Every Hiker Needs, Whether You're A Newbie Or A Total Pro

If you're a fan of nature and exercise, you've might already know that hiking is the most harmonious combination of both interests — but if you have yet to embrace the trails, it's never too late. Whether your hiking shoes are weathered and worn or…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

These 9 Hotels Have The Most Instagrammable Holiday Decorations In The World

Can we just be honest with ourselves here for a second? While comfortable accommodations are definitely a priority on the list of things to consider while looking for a hotel, Instagramability is definitely something we all consider, too. Hotels are…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

9 Hacks For Reducing Travel Stress This Holiday Season

Are you planning on traveling this holiday season? If your answer is “yes,” you’re not alone. In fact, you can be absolutely sure that you’ll be joined by literally millions of other Americans on the roads, rails, and in planes. Last year, AAA…
By Emma McGowan

8 Science-Backed Tricks To Help You Deal With Holiday Travel Anxiety

Traveling during the holidays can be intense. There are more people in transit than at any other time of year, and for every charming "home for the holidays" story, there's an over-tired passenger who's had two flights canceled and is panicking…
By JR Thorpe

Disney Announced A 'Toy Story' Hotel Where "Everything Looks Like It's Made Of Toys"

Did you think that Toy Story Land at Walt Disney World and Toy Story 4 were the only new ventures starring Woody, Buzz, Jessie, and all their pal that Disney had up its sleeve? Think again — because the company just announced that a Toy Story hotel…
By Lucia Peters

Here’s How Uranus Retrograde Will Affect Travel During The Holidays

With all of the planetary retrogrades happening this year, it's hard to stay on top of what's spinning backward and when. Case in point, Uranus. This planet turned retrograde Aug. 7, 2018, and during the last month of its backward boogie, Uranus…
By Brandi Neal

5 Tricks To Keep Yourself From Getting Sick While Traveling

We all have our own tips and tricks to not get sick when we travel. Stay away from the sneezing family in the airport lounge; carry hand sanitizer; get every recommended vaccination and make sure all the others are up to date — these are obvious,…
By JR Thorpe

Hotels.com Will Pay For You To Stay At One Of The World’s Most Remote Hotels In Greenland

If you've been craving a remote vacation but don't exactly have the funds to make it reality, you're in luck: Hotels.com is literally running a promotion that will solve both of those problems for you. Hotels.com is offering a free stay at a remote…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

How To Travel With Your Pet During The Holidays, According To Vets

We may be over the Thanksgiving hump, but the travel madness of the holidaze is hardly over yet. The countdown to the big time winter holidays has begun, and in a few short weeks we'll be back on that wild n' crazy travel grind — this time with…
By Nina Kahn

This Might Be The Most Instagrammable Place In The World — And You’ve Never Heard Of It

If you're anything like me, your travel bucket list is probably the length of Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire — aka, long. But you can't blame us: travel is addicting. Once you get a taste of it, it's difficult to not want to put the entire…
By Tanya Ghahremani

Vacationing In One Of These 11 Castles Is Cheaper Than Staying At A Hotel

Though vacation fantasies can be elaborate, you've likely written off the possibility of an overnight stay in a castle — after all, a night or two spent in a castle should be reserved for the likes of Meghan and Harry or Kim and Kanye, right?…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

Epcot Announced Plans For A ‘Beauty & The Beast’ Attraction That Will Make ‘90s Kids Scream

Big news for Disney fans: There are tons of new rides and attractions coming to Epcot at Walt Disney World in the near future. At the 2018 Destination D event — a sort of mini-expo that’s held on alternating years with the bigger D23 events — that…
By Lucia Peters

Picking Your Next Holiday Just Got WAY Easier Thanks To These #NoFilterNeeded Spots

Taking glorious snaps of your holiday is all part in parcel of actually going, right? There is nothing that lifts your spirits more on a dreary mid-November afternoon quite like searching for images of a place you are visiting soon or looking at…
By Alice Broster

7 Festive AF Christmas Markets In Europe That Take Mulled Wine To A Whole New Level

It is mid-November which only means one thing in my calendar, Christmas markets have started to pop up and it is officially acceptable to start feeling festive and excited. I love everything about Christmas markets — the bratwurst, spicy mulled…
By Alice Broster

11 Ways To Save Money On Travel During The Holidays, According To Experts

Although it’s almost the most wonderful time of the year, it’s also a pretty pricey time of the year. Once you add up the cost of going home for the holidays, from flights to parking, not to mention what you spent on gifts, all of it starts to add…
By Natalia Lusinski

Here's How You Can Get Super Cheap Tickets To Disneyland Right Now

Have you been dreaming of running away to Disneyland? Excellent news: Disneyland is having a big sale on tickets for 2019 right now — so if a trip to Anaheim, Calif. is in the cards for you in the near future, listen up. With some sale options…
By Lucia Peters

Here Are All The Best Travel Deals About To Hit On Black Friday

Forget about stalking Amazon or fighting your way through an IRL department store to find the best deals on clothes or electronics during Black Friday. After the 2018 we've all just experienced, what we need is a vacation, honey. So save your Black…
By Nina Kahn

How This Month’s Mercury Retrograde Could Affect Your Thanksgiving Travel Plans

'Tis the season to be... purchasing overly-expensive plane tickets or sitting in crazy post-work traffic in an attempt to make it to your hometown pad in time for a family "dinner" that weirdly takes place at 2 p.m.? That's right: Thanksgiving is…
By Nina Kahn

16 Holiday Trips To Take This Year That Will Help You Unwind

Traveling during the winter around the holidays isn't exactly easy. Flight prices increase, every part of your life seems busier than normal, and you're either planning on spending a lot on gifts or you just recently did exactly that. Still,…
By Jessica Booth