Category: Travel News

So You Want to Go to a Music Festival.

by Brittany Wilson Music festivals like the upcoming Lollapalooza event in Chicago are a perfect time to celebrate being carefree while listening to great music with like-minded individuals. However, sometimes a little planning can go a long way to having an amazing festival experience. Whether you plan on staying for a single day or a

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5 Ways to Use your Phone Internationally (Without Paying for It Later!)

We all know someone who thought their cell phone plan handled international data and usage one way but were surprised by hefty fees and charges on their next bill.  But Wi-Fi is the answer, right? We recently met a woman who thought she was on a café Wi-Fi network in Aruba, and texted her family

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Bonjour Mickey! A look at international Disney locations.

By Jeremy Miville Millions of people have passed through the gates of Disney World and Disneyland. Often times, people return time and time again! But what about those travelers looking for something different, yet oddly familiar? An international Disney vacation may be the perfect fit! Kon’nichiwa, Tokyo Disney Resort Disney’s first international venture, Tokyo Disney

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How do I calculate my (insurable) trip cost?

By Jeremy Miville There is a difference between trip cost, and insurable trip cost.  Not every company is clear in explaining this, but consumers should be aware. InsureMyTrip stresses that you should add up the “pre-paid, non-refundable expenses that would be lost in the event of a cancellation.” I personally bought a plan from the

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Packing for the perfect Disney trip

Heading to Disney World? If you are feeling overwhelmed about the packing process, you are in luck. There are plenty of resources, tips, and ideas to help your travel preparation Pick your luggage First, decide what type of luggage you plan to bring and plan out your packing process. For example, will you need to do

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