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Curtis Rogers | Posted 12.16.2016 | Parents
Curtis Rogers

I hate travelling. Really. It is a large, deluxe pain-in-the-butt combo with extra aggravation and a side of angst. That might sound weird to peopl...

If Things Can Go Wrong, They Just Might

Carolee Nance Kolve | Posted 03.31.2015 | Travel
Carolee Nance Kolve

"Travel light" is generally my motto, except for our annual winter trek from Portland, Oregon, to Palm Desert, California. For this sojourn our porta...

8 Reasons to Be Scared of Foreign Grocery Stores

Travel Freak | Posted 03.10.2015 | Travel
Travel Freak

Basically every time you get a veggie or some fruit you have to bring it over to the little scale and punch in the associated number and weigh it and it'll print you a little scan out sticker. Okay, not so bad. Except there's one scale, maybe two, and a bajillion people.

Here's How Your Flight Could Be So Much Better

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.30.2014 | Travel

Gone are the days when air travel felt like a luxurious adventure filled with fancy meals and lots of legroom. These days, unless you're sitting up in...

21 #TravelGirlProblems

Stephanie Be | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel
Stephanie Be

Just because we love traveling, doesn't mean it's always the perfect trip. Remember friends, it's worth it! But honestly, tell me you've never experienced at least one of these?

This Armrest Could Cure One Of Air Travel's Greatest Woes

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.02.2014 | Travel

You know how it goes. You've settled into your oh-so-narrow economy seat, ready to embark on your journey to wherever it is you're going. Your seatmat...

The Top 12 Travel Phobias You Probably Have and Don't Even Realize

Rita Anya Nara | Posted 03.26.2014 | Travel
Rita Anya Nara

Sure, you may know you have aviatophobia (fear of flying) or claustrophobia (fear of enclosed spaces), but what about all those other angst-inducing scenarios and situations that crop up when you're living life on the road?

Is Your Travel Problem a Hopeless Case?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 10.11.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

The government maintains a "no fly" list. Car rental companies keep "do not rent" lists. Hotels sometimes blacklist guests. So it probably makes sense that your favorite consumer advocate has a "do not mediate" list.

East Coast Blizzard Leads To Canceled Flights In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The blizzard that pummeled the East Coast this weekend has affected national and international travel--and Chicago is no exception. More than 150 fl...

Major Storm Causes Travel Chaos

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

WASHINGTON -- A band of frigid weather snaked up the East Coast on Sunday, causing blizzard-like conditions and wreaking havoc on travelers from the C...