There are newsletters, apps and websites that can help make the process a little easier — and cheaper.
I just had heart surgery. Should I buy medical insurance before I travel abroad?
Despite the airlines’ generating a $18.1 billion windfall in extra fees, Delta cuts passengers a break.
Find the perfect vacation rental at a steal? That might be what it is.
Readers pose questions about their travel dilemmas, issues.
The 83rd annual Historic Garden Week, which runs April 23-30, opens more than 200 private homes and gardens across Virginia to visitors.
Mount Vernon is not the only home worth a visit when in the D.C. area.
How the Venus Diner went from Hampton institution to Twin Cities landmark is woven in classic Americana and the changing palates of diners.
Here’s a tip for your next trip: Get ready to tip more.
Airlines take shots at rivals competing for Cuba flights, which the U.S. government will award this summer.
Annual festival in our nation’s capital celebrates 1912 gift of 3,000 cherry trees from Japan.
Voters in a national newspaper poll pick this 3,200-acre peninsula on Lake Erie the best freshwater beach.
Maritime disasters on Lake Erie are the focus of a compelling exhibit at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center, running through April 25.
The September celebration of sails is part of the bigger Tall Ships Challenge racing across the Great Lakes.
Targeting the diaper set, cultural institutions can potentially jump-start habits that can last a lifetime, experts say.
The incredible shrinking lavatories are becoming amenity-free wastelands for travelers, according to one travel expert.
The American Sign Museum is a paean to American capitalism, featuring commercial signs dating back more than 100 years.
Western Massachusetts’ Berkshire County combines bucolic beauty and heavyweight cultural resources.
Brookfield Place is a luxury shopping complex that recently opened across from the National September 11 Memorial in lower Manhattan.
The typical seat width on an airplane has shrunk from 18.5 inches in the 1990s to 17 inches or less now.
Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson -— the world’s busiest airport — hopes to expand its canine fleet, especially for the summer travel season.
Excursions from Cumberland will stop short of Frostburg until repairs are made.
A battle is heating up between online travel sites and U.S. hotels over the best way to book your hotel room, and it comes down to money.
Cruise lines have refocused their Black Friday-esque “Wave” season and injected their early-year promotions with extras.
A task force at Washington’s National Cathedral is reviewing whether to remove stained-glass windows that include Confederate flags.
There are steps you can take to get a few winks in the air, everything from the plane and seat you choose to what you do on board.
Solitude and spring breakers can both be found in the Florida Panhandle.
Judge lifts restraining order, clearing the way for demolition and replacement of Chautauqua Institution’s 123-year-old amphitheater.
A traveler is astonished to discover the clean, livable western Missouri city is home to great food, fine museums and more.
More dissatisfied or unruly airline passengers turning to social media rather than disrupting commercial flights.
Museums, shopping and shows were ways of making the most of midtown Manhattan in the aftermath of a winter superstorm.
A first-time “winter encampment” at the national battlefield in Fayette County shows the hardships soldiers of various eras faced.
If all the pages are stamped or have visas on them before your passport expires, tough luck. You’ll have to get a new one.
What currency to take to Cuba is just the first of many questions about visiting this country that’s not ready for prime-time travel.
How to get the best airfares. Hyatt hotels hacked in 2015.
U.S. theme parks are hiring more security and adding metal detectors in this new era of heightened concerns.
A new law being considered by Congress would void any contract that prohibits or penalizes customers who post unflattering reviews.
At the Hotel Donaldson in Fargo, art is just another amenity.
It has become increasingly common to find yourself flying high with animals you might normally associate with a barn.
Flexibility and a backup plan are keys to coping with flight cancellations.
FTC chief calls for resort fee ban because there are more and more hidden charges.
This Central Florida bedroom community offers a mix of culture, history and beauty best enjoyed at a slower pace.
With the fastest Internet, this latest Royal Caribbean ship is a high-tech marvel.
One of the nation’s toughest passenger rights laws may actually increase passenger delays instead of reducing them
Fourteen percent of the California-based park will shut down permanently or temporarily.
Many of the things we do in airports and on planes are not amusing — here’s how we can change that.
Oh, waiter! Two beers, please, and a bowl of water for the hairy guy.
Finding more time and money for travel is a common New Year’s goal.
Readers have plenty of questions about travel dilemmas and situations.
Extra fees are going up in hotel stays and who flies as an unaccompanied minor.