I have just returned from a two-week European vacation, and I am wiser for it. Not only did I spend some time at Oxford University, and learn how to make a towering soufflé in the home of Julia Child herself, but I also learned that overalls are the key to preventing pickpocketing.
In addition to the stress of packing, the stress of making sure you have every electronic device securely stowed somewhere, the stress of remembering every cable you’ll need to keep your devices charged during your trip, and the stress of making sure your pets are fed and your plants are watered, there’s also the…
Our readers named the Cabeau Evolution their favorite travel pillow by a longshot, so it’s no surprise that it’s the first such pillow to become a Kinja bestseller.
Forget the Alamo—what else is good in San Antonio? We’ve already taken Hack Your City to Houston and Austin, but San Antonio is the country’s seventh-biggest city, and it gets over 30 million visitors a year. What do those visitors miss if they just do the greatest hits?
Now that we’ve explored each of the cards in Chase’s Ultimate Rewards ecosystem individually and in depth, we’re going to discuss the value of holding multiple or all of them. When used in concert with each other effectively, there’s no greater return on your spending.
We were all buckled up to weave an in-depth comparison of the outdoor belt space, but Arcade’s Futureweave caught the competition with their pants down.
Airbnb, your UI sucks. I’m not talking about the pictures and presentation of the pretty homes and apartments I can rent for upcoming vacations; I’m talking about the prices. When I’m looking at listings, I want to see actual daily prices—with fees and everything included in the daily average, since I’m using Airbnb…
Microsoft just updated its Translator app for iOS, Android, and Amazon Fire devices to support new optimized language packs that are (allegedly) up to 23 percent better at helping you figure out how to say “where is the bathroom” on your next vacation. They also eat up around half as much space on your phone when you…
Lifehack: add trips to your work trips. On the way back from PAX East in Boston, I decided to tack on a night in Providence, which turned out to be a great decision.
If you’ve ever flown in an airplane, you’ve heard the spiel about the oxygen mask. If you looked up from your phone, you’ve even seen a flight attendant demonstrate exactly how to put it on. And yet, people on the recent Southwest flight still got it wrong:
Our Dublin readers were generous and friendly with their tips this week (so friendly that as New Yorkers, we’re worried we’re being conned). Several readers posted long guides with all kinds of suggestions; head to the original request post to read them all. We’ve collected the highlights below.
A thousand dollars in annual credit card fees might seem crazier than... well, the cost of a first class seat bought with cash, but the two best premium travel rewards cards really aren’t in direct competition, and those fees feel very different in practice than they look on paper.
Our readers named the Travelpro Maxlite 3 their favorite rolling carry-on back in 2016, and the line is better (and lighter) than ever with the release of several new Maxlite 5s.
I headed to Boston for my first PAX last week and, having waited way too long to book, took the opportunity to stay at The Liberty, a Luxury Collection Hotel within the Starwood brand, and as good a place to launch our hotel coverage as any.
Budget airlines are a decent option for cheap travel, but they’re also known to be uncomfortable, they nickel and dime you for every little thing, and now, people are questioning the overall safety of these low-cost flights. These four tips will help you pick a budget or foreign airline that meets all the right safety…
Every major American city has an active forum on Reddit, as do many cities around the world. And if you plan to visit any of these cities, you can learn a lot of tourism advice without even asking, by digging through the archives.
Not only is the Chase Ink Business Preferred Card a great way to rack up some Ultimate Rewards Points on your business spending, it comes with the most lucrative sign-up bonus of any current credit card.
A new Hack Your City’s a-bubblin’ And so all of you we’ll be troublin’ To share all your tips And inscrutable quips For a town that’s not Limerick: Dublin.
Picking people up from the airport is a complicated job. If your friend’s flight gets delayed, then you can end up spending more time than you’d like in the airport’s cell phone lot, and if a flight arrives early, the person you’re going to pick up might end up spending a bit more time than they’d like sitting on the…
When you’re planning an epic vacation, you want to be sure you’re headed somewhere incredible in more ways than one. You want fascinating culture and history, eye-popping beauty, and of course, incredible food. You want a location that millions of travelers can recommend.