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Travel Tuesday: Will Other Countries Welcome Americans Back? 3

A few weeks ago, I pondered when we might be able to travel again. While that post explored some of the latest news on that front including continued travel restrictions, one thing I didn't quite consider is that being allowed in a country and being welcome in a country are...

Travel Tuesday: An Overview of Airline Baggage Fees 3

Even before the current crisis sent the airline industry into upheaval, things were already evolving — for better or worse. There may be no better example of this than the way baggage fees have not only risen but also expanded and varied depending on the type of carrier you choose....

Travel Tuesday: When Will We Travel Again? 2

They say that, if you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans. That's proving especially true in 2020 as a global pandemic has all but shut down economies around the globe. Needless to say, it's also hit the travel industry especially hard. But are we getting closer to...

Travel Tuesday: Do Allbirds Mizzles Make For a Go-To Travel Shoe? 1

As a semi-frequent traveler who looks to pack pretty light, I'm used to taking only one pair of shoes with me on any given trip. Thus, whatever shoes I'm taking with me need to not only be comfortable but also adapt to different situations — including the possibility of damp weather....

Travel Tuesday: AmEx Adds Practical Perks to Appease Travel Cardholders 2

Just a few months ago, I decided to apply for the American Express Platinum Card after determining that its travel benefits were worth the hefty $550 annual fee. That opinion was further justified as I got to sample a number of perks on a few trips late last year and...

Travel Tuesday: Silly But Genius Travel Gift Ideas from Airportag 2

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about some intriguing travel products I've found thanks to ads on Instagram. Well, after I published that, I realized I had left out a few other items that have caught my eye as well. As it turns out, many of these actually...