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Funniest Celeb Travel Tips Ever

This year, you're gonna have a blast on vacation…or die trying. Read on for tongue-in-cheek advice from talented comedians like Jim Gaffigan and ...more

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  • Funny guy in a diving mask

    Funniest Celeb Travel Tips Ever

    This year, you're gonna have a blast on vacation…or die trying. Read on for tongue-in-cheek advice from talented comedians like Jim Gaffigan and Margaret Cho on conquering your big summer trip.

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    Make It Happen: Bangkok

    The gilded temples, the street food, the sprawling bazaars... Watch this gorgeous video for inspiration, then read our tips for making your dream trip to Thailand come true!

  • Eat Like a Local in the Bahamas

    Pricey resort food? No thanks! Here's how to track down Nassau's most authentic food trucks, bakeries, and even grocery stores that dish out mouth-watering local fare.

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    The Ultimate (Affordable!) Iceland Road Trip

    WOW Air is now offering $99 flights to Iceland from Newark International Airport! With prices that low, and jaw-dropping scenery in every direction, this island is the perfect spot for your summer road trip. Buckle up and prepare for a marvelous, windswept adventure unlike anything you’ve experienced before.

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    What Other Countries Think of Americans

    Read this honest, fascinating Q&A for real talk about how other countries view Americans—plus useful tips for how to behave well and enjoy the culture when traveling overseas.

  • 11 Worst Travel NIGHTMARES! (And How to Make Them Go Away)

    For a few unlucky travelers, vacation can feel a little like that bad dream where you're walking the halls of your old high school with no clothes on. Missed connection? Lost reservation? Credit card crying "Uncle!" halfway through your trip? Wake up to these common-sense fixes.

  • Read This Before You Book a Vacation Rental!

    A summer vacation rental gives you the chance to live large. If you’re traveling in a group or with a family, it’ll save money over hotel rooms, deliver the amenities of home (kitchen, laundry room, backyard), and give your brood a little elbow room. But before you make that down payment on your dream summer escape, read our “know before you go” tips.

  • 12 Best-Ever Affordable Memorial Day Trips

    No plans for Memorial Day weekend? No prob: There's still time to nab one of these dreamy escapes (from Palm Springs to D.C.) that won't break the bank.

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    8 Indispensable Family Travel Websites (Plus 4 Amazing Apps to Download Now!)

    Ready for an unforgettable family vacation? Combining our know-how with intel from Rainer Jenss, president and founder of the Family Travel Association, we chose eight websites that offer money-saving deals, useful advice, and cool trips for your whole squad.

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    7 Lies Every Traveler Tells

    Who among us hasn’t told a white lie about how spectacular their vacation was—even when parts of it weren’t? Here are some common travel fibs we tell and expert tips for making your next trip (honestly) regret-free.

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  • A road winding past Myvatn Nature Baths, North-Eastern Iceland

    The Ultimate (Affordable!) Iceland Road Trip

    WOW Air is now offering $99 flights to Iceland from Newark International Airport! With prices that low, and jaw-dropping scenery in every direction, this island is the perfect spot for your summer road trip. Buckle up and prepare for a marvelous, windswept adventure unlike anything you’ve experienced before.

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  • Park-to-Park Adventure: Glacier to Yellowstone

    From the heights of the Continental Divide in Glacier National Park to the iconic waterfalls, geysers, and hot springs in Yellowstone, we celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service with an epic road trip through Montana and Wyoming. The best part? Thanks to affordable lodging and awesome stops along the way, this incredible vacation is within reach of Budget Travelers.

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