Getting Around Japan

Getting Around Japan Japan offers a wide variety of transportation options at all price levels, from planes and trains to ferries and buses. Learn about the best ways to get around Japan. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Japan offers a wide variety of transportation options at all price levels, from planes and trains to ferries and buses. Learn about the best ways to get around Japan.Continue reading… Getting Around Japan

7 Things Not to Do When Packing a Carry-On Bag

7 Things Not to Do When Packing a Carry-On Bag There’s an art to packing a carry-on bag. Avoid these seven mistakes, and you’ll save money, have a better flight and avoid running afoul of airport security. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips There’s an art to packing a carry-on bag. Avoid these seven mistakes, and you’ll save money, have a better flight and avoid running afoul of airport security.Continue reading for more… 7 Things Not to Do When Packing a Carry-On Bag

The Carry-On Challenge: How to Pack Light Every Time

The Carry-On Challenge: How to Pack Light Every Time After years of traveling, I’ve learned the many advantages of going carry-on only: avoiding baggage fees, not having to worry about the airlines losing my luggage, and being less encumbered by heavy bags while navigating a new place. Here are my secrets for traveling with only a carry-on. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips After years of traveling, I’ve learned the many advantages of going carry-on only: avoiding baggage fees, not having to worry about the airlines losing my luggage, and being less encumbered… The Carry-On Challenge:...

Expert Packing Tips for Every Type of Trip

Expert Packing Tips for Every Type of Trip Packing the right clothes, shoes and gear for your trip is an underrated, yet necessary skill (as anyone who has ever tried to hike a trail in flimsy footwear can attest). Here you’ll find expert packing tips for four different types of vacations: beach, city, safari and active/outdoors. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Packing the right clothes, shoes and gear for your trip is an underrated, yet necessary skill (as anyone who has ever tried to hike a trail in flimsy footwear can… Expert Packing Tips for...

Airline Perks Worth Paying For

Airline Perks Worth Paying For Are airline priority boarding and preferred seating programs really worth our cash? These for-fee perks vary widely, with some offering more value than others. We dissect a handful of programs from the major airlines to help you decipher which ones are best for you. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Are airline priority boarding and preferred seating programs really worth our cash? These for-fee perks vary widely, with some offering more value than others. We dissect a handful of programs… Airline Perks Worth Paying For

Around-the-World Tickets and Fares

Around-the-World Tickets and Fares Get essential information about around the world tickets and fares. Airline alliances and specialist agencies offer a variety of around the world ticket options; read on for a run-down on where to buy your tickets, how they work and what they cost. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Get essential information about around the world tickets and fares. Airline alliances and specialist agencies offer a variety of around the world ticket options; read on for a run-down on… Around-the-World Tickets and Fares

What I Wish I'd Known Before My First International Trip

What I Wish I'd Known Before My First International Trip We asked our staff and other experienced travelers what they wish they had known before their first international trip. Read their tips and learn from their mistakes. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips We asked our staff and other experienced travelers what they wish they had known before their first international trip. Read their tips and learn from their mistakes.Continue reading for more… What I Wish I'd Known Before My First International Trip

Getting Around Canada: Transportation Tips

Getting Around Canada: Transportation Tips Visitors wanting to explore multiple places in America’s sprawling neighbor to the north will likely require several forms of Canada transportation. Read on for your best options for getting around Canada. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Visitors wanting to explore multiple places in America’s sprawling neighbor to the north will likely require several forms of Canada transportation. Read on for your best options for getting around… Getting Around Canada: Transportation Tips

Five Less Visited Churches in Rome

Five Less Visited Churches in Rome Did you know that Rome is home to more than 900 churches? We pick out five of our favorite less visited churches in Rome. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/destination articles Did you know that Rome is home to more than 900 churches? We pick out five of our favorite less visited churches in Rome.Continue reading for more details Five Less Visited Churches in Rome

Choosing the Right Travel Luggage

Choosing the Right Travel Luggage Choosing the right luggage can help you avoid damaged suitcases, airline baggage fees and other travel woes. Continue reading for more details Source: Independent Traveler/ travel tips Choosing the right luggage can help you avoid damaged suitcases, airline baggage fees and other travel woes.Continue reading for more details Choosing the Right Travel Luggage