The Latest Travel Scam Targets Conference Attendees

By Pauline Frommer

A cautionary tale and some tips.

How to Make Time at the Airport a Bit Less Stressful

By Pauline Frommer

Everyone wants to go on vacation. Nobody wants to go to the airport. But with the following tips, your stay in that purgatory could be just a hair more tolerable.

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Free TV on American Airlines, Booze Ban in Bali, and More: Today's Travel Briefing

By Jason Cochran

A roundup of travel news from all over

Why Florida Is the Weirdest State in the Country

By Frommer's Editors

The guy who wrote the book on Florida freakishness tells us why visitors to the Sunshine State should expect the unexpected—and embrace it.

Airbnb Discrimination, Tower of Terror Uproar, and More: Today's Travel Briefing

By Zac Thompson

A roundup of travel news from all over

Want to Save a Ton of Money on Your Next Car Rental? We'll Show You How

By David Landsel

Where are travelers most frequently being taken for a ride? The airport. But you can save money on rental cars with one simple trick—and we have the numbers to prove it.

How to Beat the High Prices of Best Buy's Airport Kiosks

By Jason Cochran

When you learn how easy it is to slash the high prices of Best Buy's electronics vending machines at airports, you may not be afraid to use them anymore.

Theme Park Insider: The Best of the Best Attractions

By Ashley DuBois

Pauline Frommer chats with Robert Niles, founder of ThemeParkInsider.com, to discuss award-winning theme parks and their attractions, from the best places to eat to the best new roller coasters.

Cruise Ships of the Future

By Thomas Faddegon

Fifty years ago, no one thought cruise ships would evolve into 1,200-foot behemoths capable of carrying 5,000 passengers. And while we’re excited by the innovations on new ships like Quantum of the Seas, it’s hard not to wonder how dramatically different cruise ships will look 50 years from now.

Gas, Food, Lodging, Payola: Why You Can't Trust Those Highway Signs

By Jason Cochran

Signs along the Interstate tell you which restaurants and hotels are nearby—but how did those signs get there?

12 Fun Things on Quantum of the Seas

By Sherri Eisenberg

Royal Caribbean's newest ship, Quantum of the Seas, has a bevy of never-before-seen twists that are pleasing devotées of mass cruising. 

How Does Hurricane Season Affect Cruises?

By Thomas Faddegon

For a full six months of the year, the Caribbean is hit by an average of six hurricanes. Cruising during hurricane season means great deals from the cruise lines, but there are some things to consider before you book:

9 Tips for Cruising With Small Children

By Heidi Sarna

Cruises are great family vacations because kids are catered to as well as adults. Most ships offer supervised activities, and the biggest vessels have several spacious playrooms geared to different age groups, each with their own age-appropriate toys, electronic gaming, and furniture — there are even bathrooms with miniature toilets and sinks. If you’re the parent of a young child and are eager to cruise because you’ll have lots of time to do your own thing, you’ll want to familiarize yourself with these pointers first: 

Mix and Match Cruise Vacations: That Include Both Land or River Cruise Add-Ons

By Pauline Frommer

One week hopping ports in the Caribbean? That's old hat. To lure more customers, the major cruise lines are offering a slew of new land and river cruise options to their itineraries.

The 5 Best Cruise Lines for Kids

By Lambeth Hochwald

No matter how old your kids are, few family vacations are easier than hopping aboard a cruise ship — you unpack once, and you don’t have to juggle plane and train schedules or maps to chart a course. We scoped out the most family-friendly cruise lines and found out what make these ships rock. If you think we’re just talking about kids’ menus, mini-golf, and high chairs, you’re in for a surprise; these lines work hard to make family travel easy. Read on for the five best cruise lines for kids, in no particular order:

7 Popular Tourist Traps — and Where to Go Instead

By Bob Payne

Ever wonder why tourist traps are so popular? Sometimes, it’s as simple as name recognition, created by effective marketing, and a lack of knowledge about other choices.

La Soirée, the Burlesque Cabaret New York is Talking About: Frommer's and City Buzz Are Wowed

By City Buzz

Is Economy Plus Really Worth the Price?

By Sascha Segan

How much is a good night's sleep worth? $100? How about $500? We measure the benefits of paying more for a little bit of legroom.

How to Complain to the Airlines: Effective Ways to Get Ahead

By Sascha Segan

Air travel isn't always fun. Things go wrong. But it's often worth complaining to the airlines and seeing what you can get for your travel inconveniences.

Travel Writing 101: Becoming an Expert

By Robert Haru Fisher

Want to get a writing assignment? Make a name for yourself by developing expertise based on geography and curiosity.

Frommers.com Podcast: How to Travel the World for a Long, Long Time

By David A. Lytle

'Vagabonding' author Rolf Potts tells you how you can skip work and travel the globe for months at a time.

Speak Up and Be Heard by Arthur Frommer, the Man Who Wrote the Book on Travel

By The Frommer's Staff

Since publication of this article, the Frommer's radio show has moved. Find the new broadcast here: www.frommers.com/podcast.