Globe-trotting retirees save money when they travel. Find out how – CNBC

Many hotels, resorts, restaurants and tour operators offer special discounts for older travelers, but they may not automatically let you know about them — especially if you seem willing and able to pay full price. “It’s important for a retiree to ask,” said Debra Sternberg, assistant team leader with Liberty Travel in Bay Shore, New […]

Hey couch surfers, why not travel with your own couch? – Los Angeles Times

There may be no better traveler’s friend than an inflatable couch you can take just about anywhere. Really. Lightweight and portable, this pod-like blow-up could come in handy whether you’re couch-surfing with a friend or in a stranger’s home. The Lamzac Hangout, as it’s called, was created in the Netherlands about five years ago and marketed by Fatboy online […]

NFL concussion protocol silent on question of airline travel during recovery – Washington Post

NFL concussion protocol silent on question of airline travel during recovery – Washington Post

Jordan Reed has missed the past two games. (Toni L. Sandys/The Washington Post) Airline travel is stressful. And a seven-hour flight is hard on even the most fit bodies, given the slightly reduced oxygen levels, inevitable dehydration and often disorienting time-zone change. Under the NFL’s concussion protocol, Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed and cornerback […]

Inside Donald Trump’s Oddly Timed Hotel Opening – Travel+Leisure

From a stage constructed on the far end of the ornate presidential ballroom of the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C., Donald Trump and his family officially opened the luxury hotel on Wednesday, nearly a month after it began welcoming guests. The businessman and Republican presidential nominee called the building the “most coveted […]

MWAA board members still travel, but do it less lavishly – Washington Post

Board members of the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority, a group once known for first-class travel, junkets to exotic locations and expensive dining, have embraced frugality. A review of expense reports from 2015 found that the 17-member panel spent just over $32,000 on board-related travel and business — less than half of its $80,000 budget last […]

Travel Advisory – CNET – CNET

Travel Advisory – CNET – CNET

See more stories from CNET Magazine. Michael Muller It starts innocently enough, with the same exact transaction you’ve performed a thousand times before. You walk up to an unassuming ATM kiosk, slip a plastic debit card into the slot, punch in a personal code and withdraw cash. Convenient, absolutely, but ATMs can host hidden dangers, […]

Tips for Women Traveling Solo – The New York Times – New York Times

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