5 Useful Features of Smart Luggage [Video]

From losing your bags to trying to guess how much your suitcase weighs to avoid airport fees, dealing with luggage when travelling can be a headache. New smart luggage technology can help solve these problems, and smart carry-on luggage can … Continued

9 Family Vacation Ideas Everyone Will Enjoy

Taking a kid-friendly vacation can help you and your family make the most of your break. Get the planning started with these fun family vacation ideas. For fun in the sun, check out these kid-friendly cruise ideas. And don’t forget to … Continued

Tips for a Safe Winter Road Trip

Winter can be a popular time for a road trip, with families visiting friends and relatives for the holidays or driving to the mountains for fun in the snow. It’s also the time of year when road conditions are typically … Continued

Car Tech for Kids

Long car trips can be tedious for small children and hard on their parents. Fortunately, technology has made it easier to keep kids occupied on the road. Yet, knowing what gadgets to buy can be challenging. Here is a roundup … Continued

How to Plan the Perfect Stay at Home Vacation

Airfares are rising and airport security lines are getting longer, so why not plan a hassle-free “staycation” this year? You’ll save time and money and, if you plan it right, you’ll feel more relaxed when it’s time to go back … Continued

Gold Country Comes Alive on a Drive around Sacramento

If it’s striking scenery, quaint towns or fascinating history you’re after, then buckle up and plug Sacramento and the surrounding Gold Country into your GPS. California’s interior in and around the state capital offers a wealth of options for multiple … Continued

5 Essential Road Trip Tips

The road trip has become an American tradition, and it seems that nothing – congested roads, advancements in air travel or even the price of gas – can take away from its mystique and appeal. At its heart, the road … Continued

TSA Precheck Enrollment: Say Goodbye to Long Airport Lines

In our fast-paced world of near-constant activity, there’s one place time seems to stand still: the airport security line. However, obtaining prescreening credentials can help you move smoothly and quickly through security, bypassing the longer lines and stricter rules. The … Continued

VIDEO: How to Prepare for a Road Trip

The excitement is building and you can hardly wait to hit the road but, before you do, it’s important to take the proper precautions. Watch this video on how to prepare for a road trip so that you can enjoy … Continued

5 Warm-Weather Getaways

With average winter temps in the 60s or higher, these five adventure-packed cities provide a break from chilly northern blizzards – no passports required. Charleston, SC When it hits 60 degrees: Late January With its lantern-lined cobblestone streets, this colonial … Continued

Insider’s Guide: Planning a Cruise [INFOGRAPHIC]

You’ve researched and booked the cruise of your dreams, and you’re counting down the days until you hit the sea. To help make sure the trip is all you’ve hoped for, we have compiled some easy tips and tricks that … Continued

Fishing Hotspots: Trips and Tips for the Freshest Catch

If you’re considering a fishing excursion, this guide can help you find the right destination. From fly fishing to ice fishing, we’ve rounded up some of the country’s top fishing locations and helpful tips to assist you during your trip. … Continued

21 Packing Essentials for Your Next Cruise

You’re ready to hit the high seas for your cruise, but is your suitcase? Unlike a land-based getaway, traveling by ship means a different set of rules for packing. Appropriate Attire and Accessories 1. Sneakers – Just because you may … Continued