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4 Ways to Book a "Round the World" Ticket for Cheaper Than You Thought

Paul Jury | Posted 03.31.2014 | Travel
Paul Jury

Yes, we're super lucky to be doing such a thing, and yes, we've had to save up a bit, but after a ton of research, I've learned that an Earth-lapping adventure-of-a-lifetime is not such an unattainable thing.

WATCH: What It's Like To Plunge Down A 60-Foot Waterfall

Posted 03.26.2014 | Sports

If "going over a waterfall" is on your bucket list but you don't want to get wet, here's the next best thing. Kayaker Dane Jackson went over the 6...

LOOK: Does This Ad Make Fun Of Senior Abuse?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

Is Kayak up a creek for its recent ad? The travel aggregator has been scolded for its treatment of an elderly character in a spot called "Stairlift." ...

Generosity: The Lucky Helping Those Less Lucky Than Them

Rachael Chong | Posted 02.19.2014 | Impact
Rachael Chong

As for all the people we've profiled in this series, what ties them all together is that they share is a common and unmistakable trait: they truly believe that who they are and what they have is due in large part to luck.

Green Luxury in the Grenadines

Jeanine Barone | Posted 11.12.2013 | Travel
Jeanine Barone

It's said that good things come to those who wait. That's certainly true for travel to the Grenadines, given that visitors will be spending almost an entire day in airports, on planes or in ferry terminals before arriving at this out-of-the-way paradise. But a myriad of pleasures await.

How to Save Money When Booking Travel Online

U.S. News Travel | Posted 10.22.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Finding a good price online (especially during the holiday season) requires diligence and patience, not to mention a great deal of savvy. To help you get the most bang for your buck on your next DIY travel booking, we talked to the experts.

The Cofounder of Kayak Is an Entrepreneur So He Can Give More Money Away

Rachael Chong | Posted 11.10.2013 | Impact
Rachael Chong

You'd think it would be easy for Paul English, CTO and Founder of Kayak to convince someone to take a trip with him. And yet, his attempts to get wealthy people to accompany him to volunteer in Haiti have proven to be unbelievably difficult.

My Favorite Travel Apps, From Seth Kugel (WATCH)

Posted 08.21.2013 | MarloThomas

iPhone apps can make travel so much easier. Frugal Traveler columnist for The New York Times Seth Kugel spoke about his favorite travel apps when he j...

Brisbane Brings it On: How to do Adventure in Queensland's Capital City

Megan Snedden | Posted 08.27.2013 | Travel
Megan Snedden

Where Brisbane truly lets its hair down is off the eastern coast at Stradbroke Island, or Straddie as locals call it. Australians affectionately refer to many things by their diminutive form. Sunglasses: sunnies. Board shorts: boardies. Barbeque: Barbie. An island should be no exception.

Traveling the Turkish Islands by Sea (PHOTOS)

Jamal Hammadi | Posted 06.30.2013 | Travel
Jamal Hammadi

The most memorable moments were spent kayaking in the morning, taking a swim around the boat or stopping off on small beautiful islands as we made our way down to Bodrum.

8 Must-Have Apps For Stress-Free Travel

Posted 04.16.2013 | Travel

We know how stressful travel can be: Flight delays, lodging mishaps, language barriers can easily turn what was meant to be a relaxing trip into one b...

How to Plan Your Next Great Adventure - Part 1 of 2

Minh Chau | Posted 05.28.2013 | Travel
Minh Chau

Having completed a round-the-world trip across 3 continents, 8 countries and 19 cities, and getting ready to hop around Latin America for a couple of months, I've learned a few "best practices" to make the planning phase smoother and less of a pull-your-hair-out experience.

The New Travel Tech Debate And Why It Matters

Posted 06.18.2013 | Travel

Booking trips on Kayak and Expedia is easy but far from transparent. Though the search function on those sites allows savvy travelers to trawl for dea...

Paddling 4,000 Miles To Florida

AP | Posted 05.13.2013 | Travel

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) — A kayaker has arrived in Key West after paddling some 4,000 miles — from the northernmost spots in lower 48 states to the co...

Google Flights As Entertainment

Andrew Burmon | Posted 04.07.2013 | Travel
Andrew Burmon

Map searching allows travelers to be open to options rather than requiring that they have an encyclopedic knowledge of the world's cities.

New Tool Predicts Airfares

Posted 01.15.2013 | Travel

Fliers no longer have to worry about booking at the wrong time, at least if Kayak's new "Price Forecast" tool has anything to say about it. A new w...

Kayak Flirted With Others Before Tying the Knot With Priceline

Skift | Posted 03.09.2013 | Business
Skift

Priceline's pending $1.8 billion acquisition of Kayak may have come as a shock to most of the travel industry, but Priceline and Kayak conducted high-level discussions about it "from time to time over the past few years."

Must-Have Apps for Navigating Everyday Life (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 12.06.2012 | Technology

Less than a decade ago, smartphones as we know them did not exist. Now? Turn on any street corner or TV set and you'll find folks attached at the h...

Christmas Already? When To Book Your Holiday Tix

Posted 11.19.2012 | Travel

There's still a week before the Thanksgiving travel crunch, but for those who like to plan ahead, the time to book Christmas flights is already here. ...

12 Ways To Score On Cheap Airfare

Money Talk News | Amanda Geronikos | Posted 11.11.2012 | Money

MoneyTalksNews: Airfares are taking off. According to Travelocity, the average round-trip domestic airfare this Thanksgiving is $386, up 9 percent ...

Priceline Buys Kayak

www.bloomberg.com | Posted 11.08.2012 | Travel

Priceline.com Inc., the most valuable online-travel agency, has agreed to buy Kayak Software Corp. (KYAK) for $1.8 billion in cash and stock to expand...

The Priceline Negotiator's Biggest Negotiation Yet

AP | Posted 01.08.2013 | Travel

NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — The Priceline Negotiator lives after all. The company has struck a deal to buy Kayak Software Corp. for $1.8 billion in a move...

The Best Time To Book Airline Tickets

Posted 10.22.2012 | Travel

A new survey of more than a billion airfare searches has revealed the very best time to book your flight, says a spokeswoman for Kayak. Sifting thr...

WATCH: 60 Seconds of Social Media

Shawn Amos | Posted 10.24.2012 | Technology
Shawn Amos

Remember travel agents? Once a staple of vacation planning, their numbers have dwindled as Internet and social media use has skyrocketed.

An Environmentally Conscious Traveler's Toolbox

Sierra | Posted 09.01.2012 | Travel
Sierra

Jetting around the globe is a wonderful way to gain a better appreciation of our planet, but it bloats your carbon footprint, which isn't good for the Earth.