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The Ultimate Guide to Online Check-In for Flights
The days of paper tickets and standing in line to check in are (mostly) long gone, but many travelers still have questions about checking in online for their flight. Photo by Monster ZStudio | Adobe Stock
This Black Friday and Cyber Monday, you can find amazing deals on hotels, vacations, group trips, travel gear, and more—without leaving your home. We're scouring the web for the best deals for travelers and will list them exclusively for you. Photo by Stanisic Vladimir | Adobe Stock Holiday Deals, Luxury Safari, Country Inn, Vacation Deals, Best Black Friday, Group Travel, Self Driving, Vacation Packages
The Best Black Friday and Cyber Monday Travel Deals
This Black Friday and Cyber Monday, you can find amazing deals on hotels, vacations, group trips, travel gear, and more—without leaving your home. We're scouring the web for the best deals for travelers and will list them exclusively for you. Photo by Stanisic Vladimir | Adobe Stock
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This Airline Will Let Passengers Pay to Have an Empty Seat Next to Them
Qantas is now giving passengers on some flights the option to buy the empty seat next to them for a small fee. Photo by phive2015 | Adobe Stock
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The 10 Least Fun Cities in America 2022
Don’t want to be bored on your next vacation? Skip these ten spots (which were recently deemed the least fun destinations in the country) in favor of the most entertaining cities in the United States. Finance site WalletHub ranked the 182 most populated cities in the US to determine the list of the most fun […] The post The 10 Least Fun Cities in America 2022 appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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The 16 Best Florida Beach Resorts
Florida may be synonymous with sun and sand, but only a few resorts actually put you right on the beach. From a top-notch spa to a secluded island, here are the very best Florida beach resorts based on beach access, amenities, and TripAdvisor ratings. The post The 16 Best Florida Beach Resorts appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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The Best and Worst Airlines for 2022, Ranked
If you’ve ever sat in an even smaller than normal coach seat, had the same flight canceled/rescheduled multiple times, or fought with a rude customer service agent—then you know that the airline you fly with can make a huge difference in the pleasantness of your trip. Improve your chances of having a good flight by […] The post The Best and Worst Airlines for 2022, Ranked appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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Delta Rolls out Free Wi-Fi on All Flights
Delta Air Lines will begin offering free Wi-Fi on most domestic flights starting February 1. The free Wi-Fi service will be available on more than 500 planes serving Delta’s most popular routes across the continental US beginning February 1, and will be rolled out across the airline’s global fleet by the end of 2024. To […] The post Delta Rolls out Free Wi-Fi on All Flights appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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10 Trips of a Lifetime to Take in 2023
Let 2023 be the year that you stop dreaming about that bucket list trip and finally book it. From watching the sunrise atop Kilimanjaro to exploring secret slot canyons in Jordan, these are the trips you’ve been waiting for. World Expeditions Kilimanjaro Lemosho Route After hiking through Kilimanjaro’s varied terrain, your reward arrives on day […] The post 10 Trips of a Lifetime to Take in 2023 appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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Christmas Celebrations Around the World
Pack up the sleigh and wrap yourself in your coziest scarf. We're going on a tour of 10 Christmas scenes around the world, from citywide celebrations to cheery holiday markets. The post Christmas Celebrations Around the World appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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10 Reasons to Book a Trip to Europe With Air France
Editor’s Note: This story is sponsored by Air France. The key to a successful European vacation? Flying the right airline. Start your trip to Europe off on the right foot by booking your flight with Air France. The in-flight experience, wide range of direct flights, and discounts on accommodation will make your next trip one […] The post 10 Reasons to Book a Trip to Europe With Air France appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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SmarterTravel Spotlight: Gaylord Opryland Resort
Editor’s Note: The author of this story was hosted by Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center is more than just a hotel, it is an experience. From on-site shopping and dining to Soundwaves, a 4-acre, 3-level upscale indoor/outdoor water attraction, you’ll never cease to be amazed during your stay at […] The post SmarterTravel Spotlight: Gaylord Opryland Resort appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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The 10 Best Travel Items You Can Get on Etsy
We’ve all heard the stock response when complimenting a friend’s amazing home decor or deceptively useful new gadget: “thanks, I got it on Etsy.” As the virtual capital of “cool stuff” online, Etsy has everything that travel enthusiasts could want. Whether you’re taking these items on the road or bringing them into your home to […] The post The 10 Best Travel Items You Can Get on Etsy appeared first on SmarterTravel.
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12 New Year’s Traditions from Around the World
Looking for a new tradition? Be inspired by what other cultures do to celebrate the New Year! The post 12 New Year’s Traditions from Around the World appeared first on SmarterTravel.