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5 must-have apps for people who travel a lot

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Traveling used to be significantly more complicated. Whether you traveled domestically or internationally, your bag would always be full of …

Apps

Paris: Why spring is the best time to visit the capital of France

Paris (CNN)You know it's spring in Paris when the after-work picnics begin popping up along the Canal Saint Martin.<p>There's still a chill in the air and darkness descends before the wine is finished, but after a dark, rainy winter cooped up in tiny apartments, young Parisians can't wait to get …

Paris

This Spot Is the No. 1 Bucket List Destination

It tops Alaska and Arizona.<p>Travel is a very popular item on people's bucket lists, according to a new study by AARP.<p>AARP found that millennials were …

Travel

Plunge into the Best Caribbean Diving

Where to SCUBA and Snorkel in the Caribbean<p>As lovely as the Caribbean is above the water, beneath the waves it is a treasure trove for divers and …

The Best -- and the Worst -- in Airport Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi Speeds<p>Travelers are so tethered to their smartphones, tablets and laptops these days that they expect to get free, high-speed Wi-Fi when they …

The Top 10 Things to Do in Western Australia

Thinking about a holiday to Western Australia? Known for its stunning beaches, beautiful winery regions and picturesque national parks, it’s the …

5 Easy Ways To Save Money On Travel

How I Use Credit Cards to Save on Travel<p>Travel Tips<p>Not being smart with your money can have a big impact on your ability to travel. Below I lay out …

Personal Finance

Exploring Cambodia - A Guide to 5 days in Angkor

Are you thinking about exploring Cambodia? We spent 5 days in Angkor/Siem Reap in January 2017.<p>Spoiler alert…We LOVED it! Here is our trip with tips …

Asia Travel

Spring air travel expected to set new record

The nation’s airlines expect to set a new record for spring travel this year, with nearly 145 million travelers taking to the air.<p>The projected number of spring travelers is a 4% increase over the nearly 140 million passengers who flew last year between March 1 and April 30 on U.S.-based airlines, …

Business Travel

How to keep your laptop safe under the new airline ban

<b>San Francisco (CNN) —</b> Whether you wanted to binge watch TV, catch up on work, or keep a toddler from yelling for 15 hours straight, the new rules on checked-in electronics are definitely an inconvenience. But they can also present major safety issues for your hardware and data.<p>The United States …

Security

The One Thing You Must Do In Each Country, According To Tourists

You'll either love this map or hate it.<p>If you could only do one thing in each country you visited, what would it be?<p>U.K. travel site Vouchercloud compiled a map that shows the top-rated “Thing to Do” on TripAdvisor in nations around the world. And while some picks seem on-point, others may sound …

Travel

The Best Itinerary for Italy

Art buffs, architecture lovers, and pizza fans all have good reasons to spend a week in Italy, a country that has lots to see, admire, and eat. …

Rome

The 25 best places to visit in Europe in 2017

The INSIDER Summary:<p><b>A new ranking from TripAdvisor reveals the best travel destinations in Europe for 2017.</b>• <b><br>The list was compiled using an algorithm that sorted through millions of user reviews.</b>• <b><br>London is rated the best place to go in Europe this year, followed by Paris, and Rome.</b><p>Europe is so full of …

Prague

New Electronics Ban Targets Flights From Middle East and African Airports and Airlines

A ban on large electronic devices on direct flights from eight countries in the Middle East and Africa will affect nine airlines and continue …

Airlines

These Airlines Offer Free Meals (Not Just Snacks) on Their U.S. Flights

Free airline meals are making a comeback.<p>Once an industry standard, some airlines began dropping complimentary economy class meals to save money …

Airlines

8 Great Things to See and Do in Chicago

The Dearborn.Courtesy of the Dearborn<p>Best new restaurant: The Dearborn<p>One of my personal favorites is the Dearborn. It’s modern yet kind of classic, …

Museums of Contemporary Art

Business travelers feel safest in Washington, D.C., and Los Angeles, survey finds

Terrorism is one of the biggest concerns for business travelers, ahead of other threats such as street crime and disease outbreaks, while Los Angeles is considered among the world’s safest destinations, according to an online survey of nearly 800 business travelers.<p>L.A. ranked behind only …

The Arts

I bought a Costco vacation — here's why the retailer has completely changed how I book travel

When I told people I was going to Puerto Rico, they were jealous. When I told them I booked the trip through Costco, that jealousy transformed into confusion.<p>"You can buy a vacation through Costco?" I was asked at least a dozen times in recent months.<p>My answer: Yes, and it's incredible.<p>I only …

Travel

The Best Of Singapore: Must-Sees and Dos Before Or After A Flight Or Cruise

The central business district of Singapore, showing off gardens and modern architecture. (Photo: Darren Soh/Bloomberg)<p>Recently, Singapore hosted the christening of Seabourn’s largest cruise ship, the <i>Seabourn Encore</i> <i>(</i>which offers modern design by Adam Tihany, and innovations including The Retreat, a …

Travel

Florida Keys guide: hotels, restaurants and things to do

Taking a road trip through Florida's sunny Keys? Here's our pick of where to stay, where to eat, where to swim, sunbathe and soak up the best atmosphere...<p>When most people think of Florida, there is usually one thing that comes to mind; Walt Disney World, Orlando.<p>But believe it or not, there’s a …

Travel

These 10 Airports Are the Best in the World According to Skytrax

And the Winners Are...<p>Skytrax has released its latest World Airport Awards based on what it calls the largest annual global airport customer …

Airports

The Worst Foods to Eat Before Flying

Eat Lightly<p>Travel these days is tough enough without feeling ill when flying. With inflight food scarce, passengers have learned to bring their own …

Nutrition

8 Things to do in Lindau

A perfect German island at the foot of the Alps<p>German islands are a favorite for vacationers within the country, but catch little attention outside …

6 Best Things to Do in Boulder, Colorado

They call it the "curse of the Flatirons," the calling travelers feel to return to Boulder after experiencing it once.<p>Maybe it's the mountains. …

Best Falafel in Paris: Where to Head

Delicious, Vegan, and Cheap Street Treat<p>Curiously enough, Paris is home to some of the best falafel in the world: that prized, cheap, naturally …

Everything You Need To Know About St. Patrick's Day in Chicago

No doubt about it, <b>St. Patrick’s Day</b> in Chicago is awesome. It's an opportunity for Irish and Irish Americans to showcase their rich heritage, and on …

7 NYC Stores With Impressive Restaurants

The concept of an in-store restaurant is nothing new, particularly for the "ladies who lunch" set. While you may not automatically think of your …

Here’s How Far Your Vacation Fund Will Stretch at 10 Top Spring Break Destinations

It’s that time of year again, when college kids and busy working folk alike flock to the beach for a week of sun, sand and — if you’re this seriously …

Hotels

Intergalactic art, artifacts at San Diego Int’l Airport

From the San Diego Air & Space Museum<p>A new year-long exhibition at San Diego International Airport (SAN) – <i>Intergalactic Dreaming –</i> features 15 …