Travel

8 Travel Scams Even You Could Fall For

The sneakiest travel scams in Europe, exposed. 

8 Essential Steps to Degerm a Hotel Room

Leery of what might be lurking on that bedspread? You probably should be. Microbiologist Philip M. Tierno, Ph.D., a professor of microbiology at the New York University School of Medicine, in New York City, helps fend off the filth. (Warning: This is not for the faint of heart.)

Weekend Getaway Guide

Need a quick escape? Find great gear, destinations, and travel tips to help you make the most of your mini-vacation.

3 Surprising Facts About Airplane Germs

Imagine: you’re walking down the aisle of a 747 en route to (enter dream destination here), lugging a carry-on along with a bag full of your in-flight necessities. Ever wonder about the germs that are fellow passengers on that plane? Well, now that you are (sorry!), here’s what microbiologist Charles Gerba thinks you should know.

The Best Bookstore in Every State

Using an algorithm that looks at the number of reviews and star rating for each business, Yelp singled out the top bookseller in each state.

Where to Find the Quietest Seats on an Airplane

A JetBlue pilot reveals his tips for finding the quietest seats on a plane.

How to Plan a Vacation With Adult Kids

Yes, it's possible to get along the whole time.