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The 10 Things I Learned on My First Cruise

(11) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 9:27 AM

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By Angie Shannon

Each week, Travelzoo's Top 20 brings members cruise deals -- from multi-night Transatlantic cruises to two-night $299 cruises -- offering something for nearly everybody. But the cruise industry reports that only 20% of Americans have ever taken a cruise.

I...

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64 Percent of Americans Pee In Pools: Travelzoo Survey Reveals

(6) Comments | Posted June 17, 2015 | 10:40 AM

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We all have habits we prefer to keep classified but as people prepare to leave on summer vacations, a new global survey released by Travelzoo, one of the largest publisher of travel deals, reveals the dirty little secrets of...

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NYC Reaches New Heights: Visiting One World Observatory

(0) Comments | Posted June 8, 2015 | 3:49 PM

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By Gabe Saglie, Senior Editor, Travelzoo

Opening day at the One World Observatory -- May 29, 2015 -- talk about your high expectations. After all, I knew that I was headed into the tallest watchtower in the Western Hemisphere. And 102 stories later,...

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Shooting for the Moon: Adler Planetarium Curator Talks About 'Rock Stars'

(0) Comments | Posted May 27, 2015 | 10:32 AM

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What's it like working for the oldest planetarium in North America? How do the exhibitions seen by hundreds of thousands of people come together behind the scenes? When your workplace has moon rocks and space capsules and one of the world's most advanced...

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Dieting's a Trip: How to Stay the Course on Vacation

(0) Comments | Posted May 22, 2015 | 9:50 AM

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By Mandy Levy, Travelzoo

The very best things about summertime-cross-country road tripping are, in order of ascending wonderfulness:

1. Windows down, music up
2. Sunrises
3. Sunsets
4. "World's Largest Artichoke" and/or UFO sightings
5. That thing where you...

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How To Select The Best Cruise Ship Cabins

(11) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 10:47 AM

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For those travelers planning their next cruise vacation, it can be overwhelming picking between cabin types on a variety of cruise lines. Here are some tips to ensure your cruise will be smooth sailing.

Feeling lucky?

Often times the lowest price...

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Absolute Beginners Guide to Enjoying Casinos

(0) Comments | Posted April 10, 2015 | 4:11 PM

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I'll admit it: I used to hate casinos. I'm frugal with my disposable income, and I never understood the appeal of sitting in a smoky, windowless space, throwing away perfectly good money and -- more often than not -- getting nothing in return....

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시차증을 극복하는 현명한 방법 10

(0) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 11:24 AM

멀리 여행을 떠난 사람이라면 한 번쯤 겪어본 '시차증(jet lag)'. 미리 대비한다면 여행의 마지막 순간까지 즐길 수 있다. 계획을 잘 짜면 시간을 활용하는 데에도 도움이 되고 최대로 많은 활동을 즐길 수 있다.

아래 10가지 힌트를 참고해 시차증을 이겨보자.


1. 수면 스케줄을 정하자.

나는 이상적인 상황에서도 잠을 잘 못...

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10 Genius Ways To Beat Jet Lag

(6) Comments | Posted April 2, 2015 | 9:49 AM

Enjoy every last second of your next international jaunt by planning ahead to fight jet lag. With the proper preparations, you can maximize the most of your time away and soak up as much sunlight as possible.

Follow these 10 tips to beat jet lag:

1. Make a sleep schedule:...

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All-Inclusive Newbie? Try These 11 Tips & Tricks

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 3:52 PM

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A tried-and-true favorite for the initiated, all-inclusive vacations may scare off people who haven't been on one before. Taking your first all-inclusive vacation or want to know how to travel this way? To make sure you're getting the most of...

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A Job That Rocks: An Interview With a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Curator

(0) Comments | Posted March 16, 2015 | 4:32 PM

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It's the home of some of rock and roll's most sacred and iconic artifacts, like Michael Jackson's white glove, Elvis' jumpsuits and Jimi Hendrix's guitar. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, is home to over 10,000 items of music...

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Going to Vegas? Don't Miss the Grand Canyon

(0) Comments | Posted March 10, 2015 | 10:10 AM

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I've got a lot of "musts" to check off each time I visit Las Vegas -- $1 Wheel of Fortune slots at the Flamingo, late-night boozy milkshakes at Holstein's and a vanilla latte breakfast at Wynn's Terrace Point Café -- but after a...

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15 Seconds of Fame: How to Get Tickets to TV Show Tapings

(0) Comments | Posted March 2, 2015 | 9:34 AM

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If you're planning a trip to LA or New York City, attending a TV show taping is a must. It's fun, it's free and there's a high potential for celebrity sightings. But spots in the audiences aren't easy to...

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UK, Canada Travelers Offer Cuba Travel Tips

(2) Comments | Posted February 20, 2015 | 6:44 PM

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With relaxed restrictions for American travelers to Cuba making headlines, our Deal Experts are champing at the bit to visit this Caribbean nation that's so close to the U.S., but has been out of reach for so long.
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Atlantis: Choose Your Own Adventure

(0) Comments | Posted February 13, 2015 | 12:31 PM

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Photo credit: Hilary Solan

The iconic Atlantis Resort on the Bahamas' Paradise Island may be best known for its family-friendly kids clubs, waterslides and 11 huge pools, but it's also a great getaway for couples and friends. Our deal experts have tested the...

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5 Reasons to Visit Ireland in Winter

(2) Comments | Posted February 6, 2015 | 9:26 AM

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When planning a vacation during the winter months, Ireland is likely not the first place that comes to mind. With its reputation for being cold and rainy throughout the year, the winter seems like the least...

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Top Attractions to See (for Free!) With the IDNYC Card

(0) Comments | Posted January 30, 2015 | 4:41 PM

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New Yorkers can now visit some of the city's top museums, zoos and concert halls for free when they apply for an IDNYC card.

The identification card, available to all New York City residents, was launched in...

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Traveling Internationally? Do These 20 Things First

(6) Comments | Posted January 21, 2015 | 3:36 PM

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So you're ready to put that first stamp in your passport? Or it has been years since your last big vacation? Here's a list of 20 tips you should do or bring before your trip if this is your first time traveling...

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How to Talk the Travel Talk: 25 Travel Terms Every Traveler Should Know

(0) Comments | Posted January 6, 2015 | 4:12 PM

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During my first weeks at Travelzoo many moons ago, I kept hearing the term inside baseball being thrown around, and I was clueless of its meaning. I'm the rare kind of Chicagoan with no allegiance to either the Sox or...

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Deal Experts' 2015 Travel Plans

(0) Comments | Posted December 29, 2014 | 5:39 PM

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Resolve to give your passport a workout in 2015. Travelzoo's Deal Experts sure are. We've rounded up the trips we're most excited to take in the new year as a little bit of inspiration. See you at...

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