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Five Travel Tips To Help Stop Human Trafficking

Stephanie Hepburn | Posted 08.10.2015 | Impact
Stephanie Hepburn

It's not terribly surprising to learn that many trafficking victims have been exploited in a hotel. An NGO recently launched #DoesYourHotelKnow, a new awareness campaign that alerts hotels and travelers on what to do if we think it's happening (key: you don't have to be certain, that's up to the authorities to figure out).

5 Travel Rip-Offs To Avoid

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.15.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

These restaurants don't provide a genuine taste of their locale, and since they're situated close to top tourist attractions they can take advantage of travelers' rumbling stomachs with overpriced menu items.

These 4 Airlines Are Adding A Fee For Booking With Third-Party Sites

George Hobica | Posted 06.07.2015 | Travel
George Hobica

How will Expedia, Priceline and other online travel agencies and meta search sites react? Will we see them pull Lufthansa's fares from their search engines, as has happened in past tussles between, for example, American and Orbitz?

24-Hour Vegas: 8 New Reasons to Love Downtown | Posted 05.28.2015 | Travel

We don't want to deny the world famous Las Vegas Strip its awesomeness--it totally rules. But downtown Sin City is working up some seriously major mojo these days.

6 Secrets To Summer Travel Deals

U.S. News Travel | Posted 06.07.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

With millions of Americans planning to travel this summer and airfare rates steadily climbing, organizing a budget-conscious getaway can seem unattainable. It doesn't have to be.

Ask These 6 Questions to Save Money on Your Next Vacation

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.25.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

After you've found a cheap flight online and used social media to scoop up some perks, your next method for scoring the best travel deals is to get off the computer and start asking questions.

12 Major Travel Sites Reveal How to Save on Top Spring Break Destinations

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.12.2015 | Money

GOBankingRates rounded up the 12 most popular spring break destinations and asked the biggest names in travel, including Southwest, Travelocity, and more, for their expert tips on saving money at these popular locales. Following these tips, you can save hundreds while getting some much needed fun in the sun.

Do Discount Travel Booking Sites Really Save You Money?

U.S. News Travel | Posted 04.29.2015 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Since users are tied to their IP address and booking history on individual sites, travel search engines like Priceline can customize results to show the properties that an individual is more likely to look for, and subsequently book.

Why I Left Delta and Took My Diamonds Elsewhere

John Nicholson | Posted 02.07.2015 | Travel
John Nicholson

In this traveler's eyes, American air carriers generally, and Delta specifically, have slipped from atop the quality and service rankings. They have gone from diamonds to diamonds in the rough. And with a good bit of polishing, we may both one day be Diamonds again.

The Booking Battle: OTAs Break Into the Loyalty Market

U.S. News Travel | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Facing steep competition from fellow booking websites, online travel agencies have been experimenting with travel rewards as a means of incentivizing consumer loyalty -- at the expense of straining relationships with the hotels with which they partner.

Jeanenne Tornatore With Marlo Thomas (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

It was such a thrill to have Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore as my guest on Mondays With Marlo. An expert on all things travel, Jeanenne share...

How To Avoid Hurricane Season In The Caribbean, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

A trip to the Caribbean could easily get deterred or even ruined by hurricane season. Luckily, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore was here to giv...

Best Days Of The Week To Book Airfare, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore shared a few handy tips on when to book airfare for the cheapest rates possible. “When you’re looking...

The Cheapest Month To Go To Europe, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to booking a cost-effective trip to Europe, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore recommends the off-season for the cheapest options. ...

Three Items For Your Carry-On, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore let us in on one of her very useful travel secrets: the three items she always keeps in her carry-on bag. ...

Money-Saving Travel Tips For Big Families, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore offered her first-hand knowledge with us about money saving travel tips for big families. “I have three ...

Lesser-Known Summer Travel Destinations, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

If you’re interested in booking a trip to a lesser-known travel destination this summer, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore has a few cost-effe...

Three Surprising Honeymoon Destinations, From Jeanenne Tornatore (VIDEO)

Posted 05.27.2014 | MarloThomas

With so many options for honeymoon destinations, Orbitz Travel Expert Jeanenne Tornatore revealed a few lesser-known, surprisingly affordable picks. ...

The Ultimate List Of Cheap Vacation Resources

The Huffington Post | Jenna Rak | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel

There are hundreds, maybe even thousands of travel websites and apps all claiming to be the best, but which ones are really worth your time and how do...

How to Create a Travel Budget

U.S. News Travel | Posted 05.18.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Plane tickets to a certain destination may be cheap, but what about hotel rates, transportation expenses and entry fees to attractions?

How Mentoring May Be the Key to Solving Tech's Women Problem

Cassie Slane | Posted 04.10.2014 | Technology
Cassie Slane

Without women to look to at the top, many women in STEM fields get discouraged and leave the workforce. However, one group is changing that.

How Advertisers Can Use Your Personal Information To Make You Pay Higher Prices

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 04.02.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

What is at stake isn't purely a matter of annoying ads or nosy companies -- it's a deep set of customer protections that have taken decades of hard work to secure.

Kim Bellware

How Travel Discounts, Guitars And Sparkling Water Have Helped Build An Online Empire | Kim Bellware | Posted 01.25.2014 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- Wanderlusters and travel buffs alike may recall a cheeky 2012 ad campaign that encouraged America to "take vacation back." In that campa...

Best Ways To Use Travel Search Engines, From Seth Kugel (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

When you're searching for affordable airfare, do sites like and really offer the best prices? When Frugal Traveler columnist for ...

Seven Spring Break Travel Freebies Worth the Search

Jeanenne Tornatore | Posted 04.17.2013 | Travel
Jeanenne Tornatore

In today's travel environment of surcharges and extra fees, it may seem hard to believe that there are actually still freebies out there for the taking. The key is in knowing what to look for and where.