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Eight Budget Travel Resolutions For 2018

It’s New Year’s Eve. Which means it’s time for 2018 resolutions. If you’re anything like me, you have a long list of promises to exercise every day, read more books, never eat sugar and lose 15 pounds.<p>And while I’m all about being aspirational – heck, I write about travel – I figured I should make …

South America

Hawaiian Airlines Flight Takes Off In 2018 But Lands In 2017

The flight from Auckland, New Zealand, left on Jan. 1, 2018 but when it landed nine hours later in Honolulu, Hawaii, it was Sun. Dec. 31, 2017.<p>Transcript<p>AILSA CHANG, HOST:<p>Good morning. I'm Ailsa Chang with news of a trip back in time. A flight from Auckland, New Zealand, to Hawaii experienced a …

Flying

What I did wrong in 2017, and my 6 resolutions for being a better traveler in 2018

I have to get better at this travel thing, I told myself for about the millionth time on my last trip of the year, and now I am making the resolutions — a compact with myself, as it were — to be a smarter traveler.<p>In 2017, I tallied a record amount of travel, some of it personal, some of it L.A. …

Flying

From Malta to Minneapolis to Markle, a look at where to travel in 2018

NEW YORK — From Malta to Minneapolis to Megan Markle and Prince Harry, here’s a look at some destinations around the world that will be making news …

Here Are 365 Beaches — One for Every Day in 2018

A beach for every day, to feed your wanderlust in 2018.<p>Antigua has a saying, that it has 365 beaches — one for every day of the year. But while you …

Beaches

British Airways Priority Boarding Misery

Related: British Airways<p>Once again, my most recent flight on British Airways did not start well. The curtain between Business Class and Economy was …

Flight just took off in 2018 but will land in 2017

Time is an illusion, people.<p>Thanks to an unexpected 10 minute delay, a flight has taken off in 2018 – and will land in 2017.<p>The Hawaiian Airlines …

10 tourists among 12 killed in Costa Rica plane crash

A plane crash in Costa Rica killed ten US citizens and two local pilots, the Costa Rican government said.<p>The cause of the crash was not yet known, …

Costa Rica

Everything You Need to Know Before Traveling to South America

South America is a continent bursting with cultural richness from its music to its cuisine to the arts, sports, and dance. With its myriad …

South America

The cheapest places to travel to in January 2018

If one of your New Year’s resolution is to travel more, you might want to get on it, stat.<p>According to new data from travel search site Hipmunk, …

The 18 coolest neighbourhoods in Europe to visit in 2018, according to the world's top travel experts

But it can be hard to look beyond the tourist traps when you've only got a few days in a certain city or region.<p>Business Insider asked some of the world's top travel experts — from the likes of Lonely Planet and Suitcase Magazine— for the coolest and quirkiest hyper-local neighbourhoods across …

Niagara Falls Are a Straight-Up Disney Film Right Now

Let it go, let it snow...<p>Niagara Falls is currently a legit winter wonderland, and I CANNOT HANDLE IT. The Instas coming out of the border town are making me so jealous and I can't hang. I'm about to hop on a plan just to get a few photos, but then I remember that it's 70-degrees in Los Angeles …

Travel Tips From the Millennial Who Has Visited All 193 Countries

While most millennials are focused on building their career, paying off college debt or finding that special someone, Sal Lavallo has followed a …

January Is the Best Time to Buy a Plane Ticket

If you’re planning on doing some traveling in 2018, January may be one of the best times to book that flight and perhaps even take your trip.<p>Travel …

8 Unusual New Year's Eve Traditions From Around the World

Including wearing red underwear and eating 12 grapes.<p>In the U.S., New Year's Eve means watching the ball drop, champagne toasts and kisses at …

I used one of the worst airports in the US — here's what it was like

While innovators like Elon Musk want to reinvent American transportation with self-driving cars, supersonic jets, and flying Ubers, our current transportation infrastructure needs some work.<p>Airports, in particular, have struggled to keep up with an increasing demand for air travel. The American …

Delta Pilot Too Distracted to Fly, Returns to Detroit

Yesterday’s Delta Boeing 717 flight DL1943 from Detroit to Atlanta became a 22 minute trip from Detroit to Detroit when there was a bird discovered …

American Airlines

These Are the Cheapest Cities to Visit

New York is–surprise, surprise–the second most expensive city.<p>If you’re thinking about going on vacation, your best bet might be to go east.<p>In a new …

10 of the most beautiful places we visited in 2017

"The only true voyage of discovery, the only fountain of Eternal Youth, would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes, to behold the …

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If you use the Internet in any way, it’s likely that you are signed up for at least a few, and maybe more than a few, paid online subscription services. You could be signed up for a streaming video service like Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime or something similar. You might have signed up for gaming …