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Departures Magazine | Posted 04.14.2014 | Travel
Departures Magazine

Lounging on a sun-kissed Caribbean beach. Rifling through exotic jewelry at the Grand Bazaar in Istanbul. Bombing down a mogul run in the Swiss Alps. No matter what your idea of a vacation is, it should be a time of relaxation and enjoyment free of obligations or logistical problems.

Future Travel: Hot Technology Will Change Your Hotel Stay

Mark Chesnut | Posted 04.10.2014 | Travel
Mark Chesnut

The way we travel is changing. And hotels are upping the ante, with technology that's as forward-thinking as your favorite airline -- and, in some cases, your favorite video game.

The Hot New Social Media Phenomenon, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.08.2014 | MarloThomas

Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern is in the know when it comes to the hottest new social media phenomenon. “An app...

Three Must-Have Travel Apps, From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to must-have travel applications for your smartphone, Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern had some great sugg...

Do I Need A Desktop Computer? From Joanna Stern (VIDEO)

Posted 04.07.2014 | MarloThomas

When it comes to desktop computers,Wall Street Journal Personal Technology Columnist Joanna Stern thinks they may be a thing of the past in most cases...

5 Apps and Sites To Help Feed Your Wanderlust

Posted 03.16.2014 | Travel

We're big fans of apps that help us plan trips we're actually taking, but we're also fans of apps (and sites, for that matter) that help feed our sens...

The Best Travel Apps for Cruisers

Cruiseline.com | Posted 02.27.2014 | Travel
Cruiseline.com

You can use your phone to get a wide range of information -- from weather forecasts to emergency numbers and exchange rates -- without racking up the roaming fees.

Travel Apps Cheat Sheet: How to Get the Best Hotel Room and Scratch 'N' Sniff From Your Phone

Stash Hotel Rewards | Posted 04.02.2014 | Travel
Stash Hotel Rewards

Unless you are a supermodel, chances are you'll travel to destinations beyond New York, LA, London and Milan. Yet most travel apps focus only on mega-metropolises. But what if you are like the rest of us who have meetings in Madison, weddings in Wichita and family in Fayetteville?

11 Travel Apps That Will Make Your Life Easier

Aly Walansky | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
Aly Walansky

Several years into an increasingly busy travel and lifestyles writing career, I've managed to still avoid getting an international plan on my phone or paying roaming charges. I've survived with copious amounts of research and some pretty awesome apps. Here are some of my favorites!

7 Mashup Global Travel Trends

William D. Chalmers | Posted 02.19.2014 | Travel
William D. Chalmers

Unsatisfied, I took an even deeper look-see behind the curtain at some rather untraditional 21st century mashup travel metrics, that all point to an even bigger (and better) year for traveler's in 2014.

New Apps and Websites That Will Change the Way You Travel in 2014

Shermans Travel | Posted 02.17.2014 | Travel
Shermans Travel

There are so many new apps and websites to help us micromanage every aspect of our travel. In compiling a best-of list, we wondered where to even begin! We tried to keep it simple: Here are some of our favorites from the last year that will save you money and/or stress when planning your next trip.

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WATCH: Travel Apps To Help You Explore Latin America

HuffingtonPost.com | Ariel Coro | Posted 12.11.2013 | Latino Voices

The holidays are here. One of my favorite parts of this season is that there is a little time off to do some travelling to Latin America. It’s hard ...

20 Ways To Pick Up A New Adventure Hobby.. Brought To You By The Outbound

Posted 11.07.2013 | Travel

Want to be an adventure traveler? The Outbound, an adventure travel website that beta-launched last month, has only one prerequisite: Love The Outdoor...

Could This App Change Hotel Phones Forever?

Hotel Chatter | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel

Last week, we wondered about the future of hotel phones, noting that the technology of old is all but obsolete in today’s world. While the whole cha...

CO Everywhere: Real-Time Travel Porn At Your Fingertips

Joseph Satto | Posted 10.28.2013 | Travel
Joseph Satto

Travel junkies, beware. CO Everywhere, a mobile app that launched this week, is likely to become addictive. It has for me. Living guidebook? Travel porn? Social newsroom? I'm not sure what to call it, but I'm interested to see how it impacts my daily life and my future travel.

Travel Apps for the Perfect Family Vacation

HomeAway | Posted 10.22.2013 | Travel
HomeAway

Whether you're squeezing in one last trip before it's back to school, or getting an early start on planning your winter holiday -- here are eight mobile travel apps to help take the frustration out of the process and make planning your next family vacation a total breeze.

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...

Mies van der Rohe is My Travel Consultant

Todd Greene | Posted 10.02.2013 | Travel
Todd Greene

I consider myself a minimalist. I have certain rules which keep me from overcrowding my life, and this space-saving mentality transfers well to my travel schedule. I have learned to pack light and follow some simple rules that make traveling easier and more pleasurable.

Travel Apps You Need

Posted 08.12.2013 | Travel

There are so many excellent travel apps out there to help you find affordable airfare (here's looking at you, OnTheFly), flight status and even where ...

Top Travel Apps

Departures Magazine | Posted 08.10.2013 | Travel
Departures Magazine

Next to a suitcase, the most indispensable travel accessory these days is a smartphone. Whether you embark on a business trip or an exotic overseas vacation, phone apps exist to help make virtually every element of the experience far easier and more enjoyable.

Planning Your Next Big Trip Just Got Way Less Stressful

Posted 05.15.2013 | Travel

Although the anticipation of an upcoming vacation has been shown to boost happiness for up to two months before a leisure trip takes place, making you...

Gwyneth Paltrow Talks Goop City Guide Travel App

Posted 05.09.2013 | Travel

If you're tired of using the Internet to find the best, coolest, hippest places to hang out in a new city, you can now skip Google and take your trave...

6 Ways To Make Your Next Business Trip Less Stressful

Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel

Combining work stress with the hassel of traveling can make business trips particularly taxing -- and potentially anxiety-inducing. Recent research fr...

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...

7 Apps For Business Travelers

Chris Lopinto | Posted 04.17.2013 | Travel
Chris Lopinto

Tripit can turn flight, hotel and car rental confirmation emails into simple mobile travel itineraries. SeatAlerts is the only way to painlessly secure a preferred airline seat, get out of the middle seat or ensure that you're seated next to your travel mate.