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What to Do This Weekend in Seattle: Nov. 21-23, 2014

Museums, theaters, rock shows and more fill the weekend calendar.

How to Avoid Hidden Hotel Fees

Wi-Fi, parking and resort chages can add up to some pretty hefty hotel fees. Here's what to look for to avoid those extra costs.

What to Do in San Francisco This Weekend: Nov. 21-23

The top events worth checking out in the San Francisco Bay Area

Opening ceremony at Library of Congress

Magna Carta: Back in D.C.

The Library of Congress marks the 800th anniversary of the charter’s signing.

9 New Travel Technology Ideas to Make Our Lives Easier

From hotel price alerts to temporary fare lock-ins so you don’t lose that sweet rate, these are the tech companies solving the travel industry’s problems.

7 Ways for Families to Save on Airfare

Use these travel tips to save money when flying with kids.

Stefan Beese' 'Passage' at Voodoo Fest 2014

Worshipping the Music

Foo Fighters, Outkast and the Arctic Monkeys drew thousands to the 2014 Voodoo Music + Arts Experience..

Music in Miami: Tegan and Sara at the Fontainebleau

These lovely ladies will be taking over the stage at the iconic Fontainebleau.

Nik Wallenda Takes on Chicago

My in-person account of the famous high-wire walker's Chicago stunt

Use your phone for Starwood Hotels keyless entry

For Some Hotels, Smart Phones Now Unlock Doors

Starwood rolls out technology to allow guests to check in and open their rooms entirely from a phone.