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10 Design Ideas To Steal From Hotels

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 04.16.2014 | HuffPost Home

No matter where we go on vacation, the hotel is admittedly the destination we look forward to most. But all of that four-star luxuriating might be the...

5 Tips for a Successful Family 'Racecation'

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 04.14.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

First and foremost, it's a family vacation. So, you'll want to make sure you plan enough fun things to keep your entire family entertained and happy during the trip. You may be worried about the race, but the rest of your family shouldn't be.

5 Hotel Room Paranoias We All Have

Oren Mendez | Posted 04.03.2014 | Comedy
Oren Mendez

If the cleaning lady did half the things I think she does in my room, she wouldn't get more than two rooms done the entire day.

America's Coolest Hotel Elevators

MiniTime | Posted 03.26.2014 | Travel
MiniTime

Certainly, kids can find all kinds of thrills in any hotel stay hotel stay -- pretending to talk on the phone, playing with the ice machine down the hall, or joy-riding the elevator up and down from the lobby. But these six hotels up the ante on that usual hotel elevator ride.

Nine Hotel Nightmares That Could Happen to You

SmarterTravel | Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel
SmarterTravel

Locking the door doesn't necessarily mean you're safe. Find out what dangers may be lurking inside your hotel room. And before you scoff, just remember: These hotel nightmares have actually happened to real people. Could you be next?

Hotel Industry Combats Sex Trafficking at Super Bowl

Rep. Grace Meng | Posted 03.30.2014 | Politics
Rep. Grace Meng

With the help the region's hotel-motel workers and guests, we can put up the biggest fight yet against Super Bowl-related sex trafficking, and even use this event as a model to combat trafficking throughout the year.

Another 'Georgia on My Mind'

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 03.28.2014 | Travel
Magda Abu-Fadil

A walk down Rustaveli Avenue, so named after a 12th Century Georgian poet, on a cold January morning allowed me to appreciate some of the country's history, which my guide recounted with relish.

My 2014 Resolution: Stop the Travel Industry's Customer Service Armageddon

Christopher Elliott | Posted 03.07.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

When you spend most of your waking hours advocating for consumers, it's easy to lose your sense of perspective. Complaints pour in, often hundreds ...

The World's Wackiest Hotel Minibars

HotelsCombined.com | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
HotelsCombined.com

In most hotels, the standard minibar comes stocked with overpriced chocolate bars, small bottles of liquor and cans of soft drink. Boring!

Your "Holiday Travel With Family" Survival Guide

Heather Greenwood Davis | Posted 02.19.2014 | Travel
Heather Greenwood Davis

Let's face it -- travel can be stressful at the best of times. Add holiday hype, snow covered roads, airplane lines and kids who may have had a bit too much candy cane frosting and you have the makings of a travel Armageddon.

He Thought He Could Get Away With Cheating, And Then This Happened

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.16.2013 | Comedy

One Reddit user claimed that his friend worked at a hotel and received this survey from an unhappy customer. If this is a joke, bravo; if not, we're f...

The Winners of the Marrakech International Film Festival

Karin Badt | Posted 02.06.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

The closing awards ceremony of the Marrakech International Film Festival this evening was unusually emotional for me -- for after a week of running in...

Hotel Therapy for Trauma Survivors: Lisa Langseth's Film Hotel in Competition at the Marrakech International Film Festival

Karin Badt | Posted 02.05.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

As someone who once spent eight months wandering from hotel to hotel in South America after three miscarriages and a painful break-up, I was immediate...

Why the Phone Is Every Frequent Flier's Best Friend

Christopher Elliott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Tim Winship will probably forget more about travel loyalty programs than you'll ever know. He spent two decades life managing marketing for Singapore Airlines, All Nippon Airways, and Hilton.

The Flight Attendant's Guide to Hotel Safety

Sara Keagle | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Sara Keagle

Airline crews are away from home and family sometimes half the year or more. Staying safe on the road is a priority. Here are the tips I've learned along the way that may benefit you as a traveler as well!

Do Travel Companies Charge Too Many 'Junk' Fees? (POLL)

Christopher Elliott | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

My view of junk fees -- and, by the way, I'm right about this -- is far more inclusive. If a fee isn't adequately disclosed, can't be adequately explained and generates enough outrage, let's call it what it is: junk.

Pet-Friendly Hotels

Hipmunk | Posted 11.05.2013 | Travel
Hipmunk

Parting with your four-legged friend for vacation is never simple or easy. With more travelers wanting to bring their pets along, hotels are beginning...

Hawaii Honeymoon: A Guide to Maui

Amanda Waks | Posted 11.30.2013 | Weddings
Amanda Waks

Just 24 hours after getting married, my husband and I jetted off to Maui to start our honeymoon. Life was crazy busy leading up to our wedding, so we didn't have much planned for our Hawaii trip other than flights and hotels.

Where to Stay Now

Fodor's | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
Fodor's

A remarkable hotel stay is the stuff of lifelong vacation memories. And we are here to help you find the truly best stays around the world. Here are our eight picks that should top your priorities list, from a renovated palace in Venice, Italy, to a modern hideaway in Chile.

Hotel Scams: 3 Sneaky Ways Your Credit Card Number Can Be Stolen

MyBankTracker | Posted 02.21.2014 | Business
MyBankTracker

Travel season is in full swing, and as always, you should be cautious about keeping your money safe when you are away from home.

It's Called Common Sense... 5 Super Obvious Tips for Wedding Guests that are Always Missed

Bitchless Bride | Posted 09.29.2013 | Weddings
Bitchless Bride

As I make my way to a wedding (that I am attending, not planning) I can't help but think about all the shit that really pisses me off about your wedding guests, bridey.

Crowd Sourcing The Future of Travel

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.27.2013 | Travel
Shira Lazar

In the past, I've written about brands that rock social media, but we're in a time where Tweeting, Facebooking and Pinning isn't enough. That's become...

New York's Sexiest Neighborhood

Greg Jacobs | Posted 08.31.2013 | New York
Greg Jacobs

Whether you're staying at The Bowery or Standard East Village, searching for your next multi-million dollar residential property, or feel like shoppin...

Travel Tips from a Yoga Road Warrior

Kino MacGregor | Posted 06.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Kino MacGregor

Yoga helps me adjust to the exhaustion of changing time zones, sitting on airplanes for endless hours and being in new places all the time.

Funny Thing Happened On Our Way to the Vatican

Mark DeCarlo | Posted 06.06.2013 | Travel
Mark DeCarlo

You've seen it in pictures. You've read about it in clever, witty blogs. But you can't fully appreciate the majesty of human endeavor until you see the Colosseum through your own eyes. Avanti!