Category: Travel

Save space while storing your items with this $29 vacuum travel kit

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Save space while storing your items with this $29 vacuum travel kit

Whether you’re planning a month-long trip abroad or storing your bulky winter clothes in preparation for warmer days, space is a premium. If you find yourself running out of space when storing soft items in your luggage or closet, this Dr. Save Vacuum Travel …

Quiz of the Week: Who annoyed Bella Thorne?

Have you been paying attention to what’s been going on over the past seven days?

10 questions to ask your travel agent to save you money on your vacation

Booking your summer vacation through a travel agent can get you exclusive discounts on flights, activities, and accommodation that you wouldn’t be able to score when booking yourself. Flexibility and communication are key factors in saving money when working …

When to Book a Hotel to Get the Best Price

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When to Book a Hotel to Get the Best Price

Whenever I plan a trip somewhere, it feels “official” once I book the flights, train tickets or rental car, but I’m never quite sure when to book a hotel. Should I do it as far ahead of time as possible to secure the best deal? Or should I wait until I’m actu…

U.S. envoy for Iran traveling to Middle East: State Department

U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook will travel to the Middle East on Wednesday for meetings in Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, Kuwait and Bahrain to discuss “Iran’s regional aggression,” the State Department said.

U.S. Might Be the World Cup’s Best Team. It Is Definitely the Best Draw.

Fans have flocked to games featuring the U.S. women’s team at the World Cup, to the delight of cities fortunate enough to host them.

Hopper app now predicts hotel prices around the world

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Hopper app now predicts hotel prices around the world

Hopper could already tell you the best time to buy tickets for a flight. Now, it can hook you up with the best prices for a hotel stay, as well. After initially only providing prices for hotels in New York City during a beta run, the popular travel app is now…

Travel retail is outperforming department stores (EL, GUC)

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence E-Commerce Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here. Brands are finding success in airports and other transit hubs, with…

American Airlines now offers satellite-based Wi-Fi access across its mainline fleet

American Airlines, the world’s largest airline by fleet size and passenger traffic, has finished rolling out satellite-based broadband Wi-Fi to its entire mainline narrowbody fleet of over 700 aircraft (that is, the Boing 737s and Airbus A319 and 320 that typ…

Still in stealth mode, Duffel raises $21.5m in Series A from Benchmark for its travel platform

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Still in stealth mode, Duffel raises $21.5m in Series A from Benchmark for its travel platform

Ten months ago London startup hinted that it would be “a new way to book travel online, aiming at the booking experience ‘end to end’”, announced a healthy $4.7M funding round, but not much else. Today it goes further, announcing a $21.5m in Series A funding …

Fears for elephants facing 1,900 mile train journey in India

Four elephants are set to travel in 40C heat for days across India to participate in temple rituals.

Want to learn how to travel on a budget? There’s an online class for that.

TL;DR: Name your price for this comprehensive set of online courses about traveling on a budget. You don’t have to wait until you win the lottery to travel anywhere you want in the world. Everyone knows it’s all about finding hacked plane fares, using credit …

How to Travel Safely While LBGTQ

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How to Travel Safely While LBGTQ

All over the globe, countries are celebrating Pride Month, but the LGBTQ community at large remains in peril. Read more…

Get Vaccinated for Measles Before You Travel

You may not think of Europe as a place where you need vaccines before you go on vacation, but measles cases are at a record high in Europe this year. The CDC recommends that people traveling to any country outside the US take precautions against measles, so i…

Win a Vacation by Sharing Your Travel Horror Story

Many of us have experienced a disastrous flight or a debilitating case of sea-sickness that turned a vacation into a nightmare. Well, one company wants to reward one traveler with a trip re-do and cover up to $10,000 in expenses—sea sickness not included. Rea…