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Are Americans Really Worst at Taking Vacations?

Congratulations, America, you’re not at the bottom of the barrel.’s annual Vacation Deprivation® study is out and (spoiler alert), if you’re an American, you are likely leaving vacation days at the office. Shame. On. You! Contrary to popular opinion, … read more


#Travel140: Three Rules for Baggage Claim

#Travel140 #TravelTip: Our first rule for Baggage Claim: Back up. We have two more to help #travel go better for everyone: After all of the un-pleasantries of modern travel, baggage claim seems like the final sucker punch before you get … read more

Travel Sweeps

American Airlines Sweepstakes at Sea

Take Off with the Sweepstakes at Sea

When you think of cruises, you probably don’t think of an airline company. Well, maybe Pan Am in the early days with their fleet of Boeing 314 Clippers. But that’s beside the point, because both Pan Am and the Flying … read more

Travel To Do List

Like many wallpapers and photos found on the Internet, this beauty was inaccurately labeled.  The hunt to find its real location put Kyoto on our Travel To Do List.

Travel To Do: The Search for Daigo-ji Temple in Kyoto

Ah, the internet, where you can find everything and all is just as it seems. What better fuel for wanderlust and daydreams than a vast wonderland of dreamy landscapes and fantastic photos? read more

Travel News

When Marriott buys Starwood: What does it mean to you?

When Marriott buys Starwood: What does it mean to you?

November saw a pair of major announcements impacting the travelers, and especially the Points & Miles communities. American Airlines announced changes in the AAdvantage frequent flier program, which we’ll discuss in another post, and news broke that Marriott International will … read more


The Best New England Leaf-Peeping Fall Road Trip Gallery

A fall leaf-peeping road trip in New Hampshire’s White Mountains features picture-perfect landscapes at every turn, and our cameras got a work out! Here are some of our favorite places and pictures. Let us know which ones are your favorites … read more