Articles in Travel Tips

5 phone accessories that make travel easier-Don't leave home without these extras!

by Rick Broida on

Your phone is already the hub of every trip you take: the carrier of boarding passes and hotel reservations; the holder of books and movies to help pass the time; the conduit through which travel photos are shared on social media.... Read full article

Pet Travel Tips: How to Vacation With Dog

by American Kennel Club on

One of the most stressful parts of pet ownership is what to do with your four-legged companion when you travel. While some pet owners opt for boarding, others choose to bring their furry family members along. ... Read full article

Together time: More families choosing to travel with everyone in tow

by Jennifer Kopf on

More Americans are taking vacations this summer — but they’re spending 20% less money and taking shorter breaks than they did last year. Another trend? Multiple generations traveling together. The trend is toward briefer, less expensive vacations.... Read full article

Why I Bring a Journal on Every Vacation, and You Should Too

by Shelby Eden on

My husband and I once got lost on the streets of Sicily. Without GPS or internet access, we were left to our own devices. The sun had set, the streets were dark and desolate, and my natural sense of direction, well, it doesn't exist. ... Read full article

Buses, Cards and Trees: Improving RDU to Serve You Better

by Andrew Sawyer on

Perhaps you’ve seen our Vision 2040 plans or maybe you know about the preservation in our ParkRDU Central Lot. These are some of the bigger projects to improve RDU. We want you to also know about smaller ways we’re making your airport better.... Read full article

Travel 5 Nifty Travel Apps to Help Plan Your Next Trip

by Stephanie Lee on

Travel Hey, you like to travel? Awesome, same. But tell me: Does the thought of planning your trip actually tickle your loins? Maybe for some people it does, but I'd wager that when we fantasize about, say, a trip to Fiji, we picture ours... Read full article

Spend a Day in Wake Forest, N.C.

by Kristen Baughman on

Just a 30-minute drive from downtown Raleigh, N.C., Wake Forest is a quaint, friendly town offering history, delicious food and drink, great local shops and nature. Check out our recommendations on how to spend a day in the town! ... Read full article

Travel Secrets: Pro Tips For Going Solo

by Jess Simpson on

olo travelers know every journey encompasses a world of emotions, from exhilaration and liberation to fear and loneliness. Being out in the world without companionship allows us to connect more deeply to the type of traveler we want to be.... Read full article

5 Ways to Keep Your Passport Safe When Traveling

by Katherine LaGrave on

It's precious cargo, but there are easy ways to avoid losing or damaging your passport. And those pickpockets won't stand a chance. What passports lack in size, they more than make up for in stature. We board planes, trains, ships and borders.... Read full article

Spend a Day in Cary, N.C.

by Lacie Lindstaedt on

Let your senses guide you to and around Cary, N.C., just 17 minutes outside of downtown Raleigh and home to renowned restaurants, endless shopping, quality entertainment and unforgettable cultural and recreational experiences. Get to know Cary!!... Read full article