10 Tips for Organizing a Smoother Group Travel Experience

Traveling with a group isn’t easy. When that group consists of your parents and two siblings, it can get frustrating. Not because they’re terrible to be around, but because of the different personalities and the difficulty that creates when it… Continue Reading


Get Bonus Points and Elite Perks with the HotelUpgrade App

There are a lot of travel websites out there that offer extra perks like room upgrades, breakfast, and spa credits for travelers who book their hotel stays with them. Some of these websites require you to book using a certain… Continue Reading


Travel Hacking From Abroad

Most of my readers are based in the U.S., but every once in a while I’ll get an email from an American living abroad who wants to know how to continue earning points and miles while away from home. I’m… Continue Reading


5 Things to Do After Booking a Mistake Fare

Did you get in on the American Airlines Beijing business class mistake fare yesterday? It happened around 7:30 PM (PT), or at least that’s when I noticed @TravelSummary’s tweets. There was a glitch on aa.com that led to $450 round-trip… Continue Reading


Reader Question: Is Travelzoo’s Ireland Vacation Package a Good Deal?

Reader Mary emailed me, asking if Travelzoo’s vacation package to Ireland is a good deal. The package is pretty generous and includes roundtrip economy airfare between New York and Dublin, six nights at the Powerscourt Hotel and a manual shift rental… Continue Reading