Practical Travel Advice

Whether you’re looking to save money, obtain visas or get from “Point A” to “Point B,” these travel articles assist you with the practical aspects of travel.

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Perpetuity Wears a Kilt

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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay doesn’t just celebrate the New Year—it consecrates all of them, past and present.

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Why Your Travel Selfies Suck—and How to Fix Them

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Hint: The longest selfie stick in the world won’t help.

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Frequent-Flyer

Is Airline Loyalty Worth It Anymore?

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It’s harder than ever to earn frequent flyer miles, the value of which has been diluted to almost nothing. Is airline loyalty worth it anymore?

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Marco Polo’s Awesome Travel Guides

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Marco Polo’s travel guides are not only beautiful and detailed, but they address one of my biggest frustrations with physical guidebooks.

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Las-Vegas

5 Places You Never Knew Existed in Las Vegas

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Las Vegas used to be a weekend trip, but it’s now a well-rounded vacation destination with something to offer for everyone. Where do you start?

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Want to Get Paid to Shop When You Travel? Here’s How.

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Who ever said the kindness of strangers had to be free?

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Packing

Here’s Why I Haven’t Checked a Bag in Seven Years

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I haven’t checked a bag in over six years, yet I still manage to be stylish, clean and prepared. Here’s how I do it.

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My Dirty Little Airfare Secret

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Looking for cheap flights, but think you’ve already exploited all the ways? Here’s a technique you might not have tried.

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