Anya Bratberg

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The Ugly Truth About Airline Prices

If you heard recently that the best day to buy airline tickets is a Sunday, close to 57 days before the flight, you were misinformed. That tidbit came from an Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) study based on data from hundreds of millions of round-trip ticket purchases between January 2013 and …

The Pros and Cons of Off-Season Travel

<i>Athena Lao / Flickr</i><p>For many destinations around the country -- and the world -- the off-season has arrived. This brief period of time -- usually brought on by the start of the school year and less-than-ideal weather -- can often be the best time of the year to travel. Why? You'll find more deals …

The Dish on Free Trip Scams

<i>National Geographic Traveler</i> editor at large <b>Christopher Elliott</b> is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips.<p><b>Here’s his latest advice:</b><p><b>Reader Question: I received an award notification saying I won a seven-night cruise.</b> …

Travelzoo Picks Best Travel Deal Destinations for 2015

Travelzoo Deal Experts have combed the world over looking for destinations where U.S. travelers will get the biggest bang for their buck in 2015. We present the <b>Wow Deal Destinations for 2015</b>: Brazil, Puerto Rico, Texas Hill Country, Cruising Asia and Dubai -- based on travel trends, national events …

Two Countries, One Trip: How To See More On Your Next Vacation

Even if you're not the kind of traveler who wants to check off as many destinations as possible in a week-long vacation, you might get restless staying in one place for that long. With some cities, you not only have the option of visiting another region, you can also stamp your passport by going to …

Athens’ top seven Mediterranean diet secrets

Whether you’re a discerning foodie or just after a healthy city break in the sun, Athens is fast becoming the hotspot for gourmet travellers. Why? With the economic crisis still nipping at its heels, Athens is embracing the simple principles of the Mediterranean diet more than ever.<p>This is good …

Loneliness

7 Love-Themed Statues Around The World

With Valentine's Day is rapidly approaching, what's more romantic than visiting a work of art that celebrates love?<p>These statues, located around the world, are love-themed, without being cheesy. A visit to one of these spots would be the perfect way to celebrate romance and enjoy the company of the …

11 Small Towns Around America That Have Interesting Claims To Fame

There are loads of bizarro places across America, and loads of towns known for being the "capital of" or the "hometown of" something extremely specific and weird. And the times you see these types of places most are on road trips.<p>So the next time you're driving near these fine American towns, take …