How to Pack for a City Sightseeing Vacation

How to Pack for a City Sightseeing Vacation There’s nothing like a city break to bring out the sophisticate in all of us. You’ll want to make sure that you have clothes with you that mark you as a savvy insider, not a country bumpkin. Check out what to pack for a city trip. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips There’s nothing like a city break to bring out the sophisticate in all of us. You’ll want to make sure that you have clothes with you that mark you as… How to Pack for a City...

Tipping Etiquette: A Guide for Travelers

Tipping Etiquette: A Guide for Travelers Even the most experienced traveler can sometimes be tripped up by tipping. Manners maven Lizzie Post answers our tough questions about tipping etiquette at restaurants, hotels and beyond. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Even the most experienced traveler can sometimes be tripped up by tipping. Manners maven Lizzie Post answers our tough questions about tipping etiquette at restaurants, hotels and beyond.Continue reading for… Tipping Etiquette: A Guide for Travelers

Packing Tips from Our Readers

Packing Tips from Our Readers Our readers offer their travel-tested packing tips, including clever ways to reuse prescription bottles, save space for souvenirs and do laundry on the road. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Our readers offer their travel-tested packing tips, including clever ways to reuse prescription bottles, save space for souvenirs and do laundry on the road.Continue reading for more details Packing Tips from Our Readers

Japan Lodging: Inns, Temples, Luxury Hotels and More

Japan Lodging: Inns, Temples, Luxury Hotels and More Japan offers a huge variety of lodging options, from traditional inns that provide a glimpse into the country’s past to luxurious skyscraper hotels with jaw-dropping views. There are historic lodges beside World Heritage Sites, family-oriented accommodations in national parks, mountaintop Buddhist temples and no-frill business hotels, all with Japan’s high standards for cleanliness and hospitality. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Japan offers a huge variety of lodging options, from traditional inns that provide a glimpse into the country’s past to luxurious skyscraper hotels with jaw-dropping views. There are...

How to Pack for an African Safari

How to Pack for an African Safari What should you pack for an African safari? While there’s no need to go full commando in camouflage, you’ll want to pack clothing that stands up to the heat, yet protects you from some of the landscape’s smallest predators: mosquitoes and tsetse flies. Check out our safari packing tips. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips What should you pack for an African safari? While there’s no need to go full commando in camouflage, you’ll want to pack clothing that stands up to the heat, yet… How to Pack for...

Top 10 Travel Essentials You Can Find in the Trash

Top 10 Travel Essentials You Can Find in the Trash Travel stores have made a fortune selling things you can get for free. A number of items you might normally throw away make excellent replacements for expensive specialty travel products. See how to turn your trash into travel essentials. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Travel stores have made a fortune selling things you can get for free. A number of items you might normally throw away make excellent replacements for expensive specialty travel products.… Top 10 Travel Essentials You Can Find in the Trash

Spain Lodging: Paradors, Pensiones and More

Spain Lodging: Paradors, Pensiones and More Learn where to stay in Spain, from historic paradores to humble pensiones. Discover the best Spain lodging. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Learn where to stay in Spain, from historic paradores to humble pensiones. Discover the best Spain lodging.Continue reading for more details Spain Lodging: Paradors, Pensiones and More

6 Things to Pack When Traveling Alone

6 Things to Pack When Traveling Alone When you’re traveling alone, you don’t have someone to watch your back. To protect your personal safety, consider packing these six items when you travel alone. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips When you’re traveling alone, you don’t have someone to watch your back. To protect your personal safety, consider packing these six items when you travel alone.Continue reading for more details 6 Things to Pack When Traveling Alone

Buying a Eurail Pass

Buying a Eurail Pass Tips on buying a Eurail pass — including choosing a rail pass, when to buy and information on rail pass protection plans. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Tips on buying a Eurail pass — including choosing a rail pass, when to buy and information on rail pass protection plans.Continue reading for more details Buying a Eurail Pass

Getting Around Germany: Planes, Trains and More

Getting Around Germany: Planes, Trains and More Read advice for getting around germany by plane, rental car, train, bicycle, bus and boat. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Read advice for getting around germany by plane, rental car, train, bicycle, bus and boat.Continue reading for more details Getting Around Germany: Planes, Trains and More