Have you ever wondered how airport codes were created?  And why some airport codes make sense, like BHM for Birmingham, but others don’t make sense, like ORD for Chicago O’hare? “What’s That Code? The Ultimate Airport Decoder Lists”  on the blog Wild About Travel suggests two websites where...

By Peter Greenberg We’ve been hearing about long delays at the airport at TSA security lines. There’s a good chance if you’re flying this summer you might experience serious delays—depending on your airport. Here’s what you need to know right now. Air travel is expected to hit...

By Andrew Harper Who wants to go through the time and expense of planning a trip that no one enjoys? I suspect all of us can recall a moment on vacation when we thought, “This is not why I am here.” Time is our most precious...

You can never have too many power chargers and cords for your cell phone, especially when you’re traveling.  A few of these chargers cost a tad more than you might want to spend, but they definitely get the job done when the battery percentage hits...

One of the biggest mistakes I see travelers make, over and over, is to unnecessarily cancel a trip or rule out a country because they’ve misconstrued a U.S. State Department travel advisory. A Travel Alert does not mean don’t go. And sometimes that’s true for...