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Yes, This Is A Head Hammock For Napping On Planes And It's Amazing

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.18.2016 | Travel

A hammock for your head sounds like the perfect nap time accessory, especially while traveling. The NodPod, created by Paula Blankenship of Heirloom ...

20 Packing Hacks For Women Travelers

Courtney Lambert | Posted 08.16.2016 | Travel
Courtney Lambert

Ladies, we all know how overwhelming it can be to pack for a vacation, let alone a lengthy backpacking adventure halfway across the globe. It always begins the same way: an empty suitcase or backpack and a closet bulging with treasures of lace, silk and cotton.

How To Master This No-Brainer Trick On Your Next Vacation

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 07.08.2016 | Travel

By now, you probably already know that it’s better to spend your money on experiences than things. But there are classic dos and don’ts of traveli...

7 Secret Tricks to Upgrade Your Entire Vacation for Less

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel

By Holly Hammersmith, Contributor If you like to vacation in style but you're on a budget, you probably know that travel isn't so cheap. The average ...

The Cheapest Way to Book a Flight

Dave Tomlinson | Posted 05.27.2016 | Travel
Dave Tomlinson

The days of totally relying on a travel agent to find you the best prices and complete your bookings are long gone. Agents still have a significant role to play in the travel industry but with the evolution of online booking, you now have an assurance of getting the best possible deal.

25 Travel Hacks For That Summer Vacation You're Planning

Cheapflights | Posted 05.31.2016 | Travel

Heading out of town this summer? Chances are, you are. Simplify your travel planning and take your money-saving to the next level. Whether you're h...

What One Man Learned From Traveling To Every Country in the World

Quora | Posted 05.24.2016 | Travel

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

Here’s How To Make Every Step Of Your Next Flight A Breeze

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 05.25.2016 | Travel

We often hear that the golden age of air travel is over. But what if all the aggravations (and aggravators) we associate with flying today were totall...

3 Time Saving Airport Travel Tips that Will Make You Sing

Jennifer Legra | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel
Jennifer Legra

Every night before a flight, I organize my purse. I take out old receipts, garbage and unnecessary crap that I don't need for the flight and put in only what I need for the next day's trip: wallet, tickets and/or printed confirmation number and itinerary, lip gloss, nasal spray, any medications needed, a pair of socks and our passports.

How My Wife And I Quit Our Jobs And Traveled For Two Years

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.02.2016 | Travel

By Terence Loose, Contributor Years ago, on a Sunday afternoon, I sat across from my wife Gayl in a taco stand and told her that I thought we shoul...

These Travel Hacks Will Take Your Trip To The Next Level

The Huffington Post | Kyli Singh | Posted 05.17.2016 | Travel

Good news, globetrotters: traveling a ton doesn't have to be complicated. Whether you’re wondering how to pack efficiently or find the cheapest flig...

These Are The Items A Travel Writer ALWAYS Packs On Vacation

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 04.15.2016 | Travel

Are you one of those people who overpacks for a trip? Well, according to a travel expert, the list of bare necessities is quite simple. Conde Nast Tra...

10 booking hacks to score the cheapest hotel

Sierra Donahue | Posted 03.21.2016 | Travel
Sierra Donahue

Hotels are the traditional travel retreat - classic, cozy . . . and often expensive. Luckily, there are many ways to score great deals on hotels fo...

The Best Free Attractions In Major European Cities

Thrillist | Posted 02.23.2016 | Travel

By: Barbara Woolsey @barbarawoolsey Credit: JAN KRANENDONK/SHUTTERSTOCK.COM Traveling in Europe is not cheap. A night of debauchery in Amste...

5 Travel Inventions You Just HAVE To Try

WHERE | Posted 02.22.2016 | Travel

Traveling can get complicated with all the packing, keeping your phone or tablet charged, going through airports, flying, hotels and more. It helps travelers that there are some inventors who have worked to make the whole experience a little easier.

This Packing Trick Will Fit Your Whole Life Into One Suitcase

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.11.2016 | Travel

When it comes to packing for trips, we're ALL about fitting the most amount of stuff into the smallest amount of space. So this nifty little hack is ...

14 Items That Will Make You Loathe The Airport A Little Less

The Huffington Post | Jessica Kane | Posted 02.12.2016 | Travel

A trip to the airport is typically filled with dread, anxiety and a great deal of stress. So many things can go wrong -- weather delays, unpredictably...

How To Pack For An RTW Trip (And The 11 Things I'll Never Leave Behind Again)

Denise C. Rehrig | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Denise C. Rehrig

Photo credit: Anthony Spino I am not a packing expert. I don't own zip-off convertible pants or Tevas or carry my own towel when I travel. I ba...

The Only Way to Avoid Hilton's Sneaky Cancellation Fee

Map Happy | Posted 02.04.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Update: Please note that Hilton is no longer running the trial. Statement from Hilton PR below: At Hilton, we are always testing new initiatives and...

How to Effectively Clean Out Shampoo From Travel Bottles

Map Happy | Posted 01.11.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Distilled white vinegar is one of the most effective remedies for cleaning gunk, grime and smells around the house. It's even a great tool for cleaning and sterilizing makeup bottles and brushes.

How To Pack Cosmetics For Traveling

Nicole Trilivas | Posted 12.29.2015 | Travel
Nicole Trilivas

Whether you're going on a weekend trip or an overseas jaunt, here's how to keep yourself -- and your supplies -- in great condition.

The New Parent's Guide to Traveling With a Baby for the 1st Time

Map Happy | Posted 01.04.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

To the surprise (and disappointment) of many other travelers, we have flown with our infant since she was eight weeks old. At 22 months, she has flown more than 100,000 miles to 15 countries on four continents -- some of them several times -- and (I will get hate mail for this) often in first and business class.

Cram The Most Stuff Into A Carry-On Bag As Humanly Possible

Map Happy | Posted 12.11.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

These bags are also less likely to be noticed as being bulky at the airport because they're worn on the back or can be worn over the bag. Unfortunately, you'll most likely have to carry the duffel behind your shoulder at key points in the airport if you want it to make it on the plane.

This Easy Trick Will Prevent Clothes from Wrinkling While Traveling

PureWow | Posted 12.07.2015 | Travel

You've finally begun packing for that trip to Turks and Caicos (because you leave in, like, five hours). And there are plenty of things to worry about...

7 Holiday Travel Hacks Everyone Should Know

PureWow | Posted 12.07.2015 | Travel

Bumper-to-bumper standstills on the 405. Screaming children at Terminal 7. Vaguely green chicken tetrazzini on your red-eye to Milwaukee. Holiday trav...