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How to Find a Clean Hotel Room
Lurking in that pristine-looking hotel room could be countless germs -- or even bed bugs. Protect yourself with our tricks for finding a clean hotel room.
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Quiz: Where Should You Travel This Winter?
Your travel options over the next few months aren't just limited to the Caribbean (though that's never a bad option!). Take our quiz to discover where to go.
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Tips for an Emergency Evacuation
A traveler who left Paris after the attacks earlier this month shares her first-hand advice for evacuating during a crisis.
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Christmas Markets: Europe and Beyond
'Tis the season for one of our favorite traditions: Christmas markets! Check out our top picks and share your own.
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Is Your Flight Overbooked?
Airlines regularly sell more seats than they actually have. Discover what to do if you're bumped from an overbooked flight.
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How to Take a Digital Detox Vacation
For those of us who spend all day every day staring at various devices, the concept of a digital detox vacation might sound both challenging and appealing.
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Find the Best Hotel Deals
Planning a vacation? Get the best possible price on your next stay with our round-up of hotel deals around the world.


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