Thanksgiving by the Numbers

Curious how your fellow Americans spend their Thanksgiving? We compiled facts and figures from TripAdvisor, Orbitz and the U.S. Department of Transportation to give this Turkey Day snapshot: Who travels? 43,400,000 Americans travel for Thanksgiving Why do they travel? 40% … Continued

Thinking of Renting an RV?

HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOU TAKE TO THE OPEN ROAD. Looking for adventure in Big Country, USA? Then you very well could end up behind the wheel of a recreational vehicle (RV). In fact, RVs are more … Continued

5 Summer Road Trip Games

Power down those screens and have fun. Here’s how to make those family car trips a lot more enjoyable and memorable, screen-free!

Three “Must Do” American Road Trips

It doesn’t matter if you’re a busy parent or a footloose single person: The classic, American road trip stirs the soul. So when the open road calls, consider heading out to one of these three famous routes:

Spring Break Travel Tips

After one of the coldest winters in decades, families have their eyes set on spring break trips to warmer climates. But before making travel arrangements, here are a few tips to help make your vacation a relaxing one.

Secure Your Home Before Hitting the Road for the Holidays

The holidays are a busy time of year for travel. According to U.S. Department of Transportation Statistics, the number of long-distance trips by Americans increases by 54 percent during the Thanksgiving travel period. The number rises by 23 percent during Christmas and New Year’s, compared to the average number for the remainder of the year.

6 Ways To Travel For Less During the Holidays

How to save a little money when flying during the holidays. The crowds, the connections, the costs … Avoid hassles by getting a jump-start on the holiday travel season. Holidays are peak times for airline travelers, and higher fares and … Continued

“We’re Not Home!”: 7 Social Media Vacation Safety Tips

When you’re lying by the beach or touring a historic landmark, it might be exciting to share a picture of the view on Instagram or tweet your Grand Canyon Foursquare check-in. But that social media message can be an advertisement to burglars that says, “I’m not home.”

The True Value of Family Vacations

Time spent together creates priceless memories. How much is a family vacation really worth? Check out this interactive infographic to find out.  

Find a More Affordable Family Vacation

How to save money on your next trip. Looking for a perfect family getaway at a budget-friendly price? You do have options beyond the staycation or the grandparents’ house for a getaway. With a little creativity and planning, you can … Continued