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11 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid on Your First Trip to Europe

11 Rookie Mistakes to Avoid on Your First Trip to Europe

1. Taking a CabNope, not even from the airport. Most major European cities have reliable public transportation, so use it as soon as you arrive. Not only will it give you a better feel of the area, you’ll save money by avoiding high cab fares. And if there’s ever an...
6 Travel Apps That Industry Experts Swear By to Save Money

6 Travel Apps That Industry Experts Swear By to Save Money

The last thing anyone wants to do is spend more money than necessary when planning a vacation. But luckily, there are plenty of great apps to help you cut your travel costs. For every stage of a trip, from scheduling flights to booking a hotel, apps can help travelers...
These are the most outrageous travel fees

These are the most outrageous travel fees

Sick and tired of paying outrageous travel fees that don’t make any sense? Use these insider tips to avoid them. Corrections and clarifications: The maximum amount Spirit Airlines charges for a carry-on bag is $65. The travel industry seems to always have its...
Are Golf Carts a Safety Risk?

Are Golf Carts a Safety Risk?

In some Sun Belt communities, retirees drive them off the links to run errands or eat out. While these electric vehicles are easy to operate and better for the environment than a gas guzzler, their open architecture can make them extremely dangerous in collisions with...
Finding new ways to hide travel fees

Finding new ways to hide travel fees

When you travel, there’s a fee for everything. Change an airline ticket, pay a fee. Forget to fill your car rental gas tank, pay a fee. Cancel your hotel reservation, pay a fee. Travel companies may have run out of new things for which to charge you, not to...