In Hawaii, an Increase in Rare Brain Parasite Cases

By Zac Thompson

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Travel Health: 7 Ways to Avoid Germs on an Airplane

Wipe down sticky tray tables, watch out for dirty seatback pockets, and follow these other tips for staying healthy en route to your vacation.'s Top 8 Travel Insurance Providers

By Sascha Segan

The travel insurance industry is full of unclear language and companies hiding behind various names. To help you pick the best policy, we've selected eight companies we're confident are at the top of the heap.


Travel Insurance at a Glance

By The Frommer's Staff

We've got the what you need to know about policy options and recommended companies before you buy insurance.

Fifty Tips for Planning an Affordable Trip to Australia

By Marc Llewellyn & Lee Mylne

Can't believe you can really travel and stay comfortably around this huge country for as little as $50 a day? It can be done.

Load n' Lock: The Return of Luggage Security

By Sascha Segan

Finally, the TSA and luggage manufacturers have gotten around to coming up with locks they agree on.