Surprising Things You Can — and Can’t — Bring Through TSA Airport Security
Adhering to Transportation Security Administration (TSA) regulations when packing for your trip can often be tricky. But there are some items that TSA allows that you may have never considered packing, while some forbidden objects have interesting reasons behind their ban. These are a few shocking items that you can — and can’t — bring through airport security.
In the short time between flights, cabin cleaning crews move quickly to keep things tidy onboard airplanes. But do tight schedules actually leave time for a proper cleaning? From sanitization procedures to air filtration and the truth about the places in the cabin we come into contact with the most, here are the facts on just how clean your airplane really is.
We embark on our travels with optimism, but even the best-laid plans can occasionally go awry. Travel insurance is the best way to make sure that you are covered for the unexpected, but it can be expensive. Wondering if you really need to buy travel insurance? We weigh the pros and cons and offer tips for buying travel insurance on your next getaway.
Souvenirs can be a heartwarming reminder of fond vacation memories or a gift for loved ones to show them the new cultures and experiences encountered along your journey. The choice of which souvenir to buy is highly subjective and personal, but the process isn't always simple. Keep these eight helpful tips to keep in mind when looking for the best souvenirs to bring home from vacation.
All too often, travelers encounter unexpected and unwanted costs. When it comes to staying in hotels, that includes the dreaded resort fee. Many hotels offer a low nightly rate to catch the buyer’s eye, only to add those costly fees at checkout. In many cases, resort fees are mandatory even if you don’t plan to use the amenities they supposedly cover. Thankfully, it’s possible to avoid paying these fees altogether if you prepare ahead.