London

The United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union—known as Brexit—and Prime Minister David Cameron’s resignation sent global markets into a tailspin Friday as the British pound plunged against the U.S. dollar. Many travelers were left wondering what’s next. The short answer is that not much...

Picadilly, London

“Brexit,” Britain’s referendum decision to exit the European Union, has made immediate travel to Britain more of a value as the British pound has dropped lower in the last day than it has been in the last 30 years. In the early hours of Friday morning, following the release of the referendum...

Universal Studios Orlando

Orlando amusement parks have been stepping up security since a mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub in the early morning of June 12 left 49 dead and 53 injured. The shooter was also killed. Deputies at Walt Disney World were “put on alert,” Capt. Angelo Nieves, of the Orange County Sheriff’s...

Vertoe luggage storage, New York City

While attending a wedding in Los Angeles, Sid Khattri was convinced there had to be an easier, more convenient way to store luggage. "[My wife and I] checked out of our Airbnb apartment in downtown and wanted to explore the iconic beaches on the West Coast," Khattri said. "After Googling for an...

21c Hotel Durham

Hotels are changing, and you can probably thank Airbnb. That push to “stay like a local” hasn’t been lost on hotel designers, and certainly not younger travelers, who began their travels in an age where you could choose between a hotel room or renting someone’s home. The sharing economy has...

The National Museum of African American History and Culture under construction in Washington, D.C.

In mid-May, 2016, the architects, curators, engineers, PR folks and security guards stood aside and allowed an ensemble of press to enter the newest, still-in-progress structure on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The hard-hat tour gave a preview of what’s to come—among the exhibits visible:...

rebooking websites

For the most part, once you book your hotel room, rental car or flight, it's as good as written in stone. That's the price you get, whether your trip is next week or next year. However, as most travelers know, prices on these flights, rooms and rental cars are almost always changing. So what...

St. Louis Arch

We love St. Louis. With its vibrant history as the gateway to the American West, its legacy in jazz and blues music and its hip, urban hangouts of today, St. Louis delivers the goods for travelers. But how well do you know the city's story? Take our 10-question quiz and find out.

Baby turtles, Florida coast

Long before humans invented the beach blanket, massive umbrellas and sunglasses, Florida's beaches were the domain of wildlife. Today, the beaches do double duty, serving vacationing sun-worshippers while remaining the habitat and nesting grounds for aquatic creatures—with none more adorable to...

A beautiful view of the Vancouver skyline.

Canada gets labeled "the great white north" too often. Yes, there can be a surplus of snow in some regions during the winter, but there are also wonderful seasons for traveling when parkas aren't required. You will find stunning skylines, great food, diverse people, plenty of warm days and—if you...

Great finds at Clover Market

For many local Philadelphians, summertime means weekends at the Jersey Shore, spending long days at the beach with an ice cream cone in hand and coming back to work Monday morning with a sun kissed glow. And although I love the beach (I am from South Florida), the thing that excites me the most...

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