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Top 5 reasons to drive Minnesota’s North Shore All-American Scenic Drive

Note: All travel is subject to frequently-changing governmental restrictions—please check federal, state, and local advisories before scheduling trips.  In case you don’t already know, Minnesota’s North Shore All-American Scenic Drive is a 145-mile stretch of meandering, Lake Superior-hugging two-lane road from

7 top hotels for families in Virginia Beach

Note: All travel is subject to frequently-changing governmental restrictions—please check federal, state, and local advisories before scheduling trips. RELATED: 8 top family-friendly things to do in Virginia Beach If you are heading to the beach with the kids, it might seem like

7 Myrtle Beach hotels perfect for families

Note: All travel is subject to frequently-changing governmental restrictions—please check federal, state, and local advisories before scheduling trips. Myrtle Beach has a 60-mile stretch of sandy beach with a mile-long boardwalk. This leaves a lot of room for hotels and resorts

8 kid-friendly things to do in Turks and Caicos

Note: All travel is subject to frequently-changing governmental restrictions—please check federal, state, and local advisories before scheduling trips. At the time of writing, travel was open to vaccinated travelers from the U.S. Check the Travelocity COVID-19 Travel Advisor tool for current restrictions. Do

Halloween face paint tips to help protect your child’s sensitive skin

Halloween season is a time when young trick-or-treaters like to don face paint as they go out as their favorite animal, superhero, ghoul or princess. You’ll want to make sure that face paint won’t cause a serious allergic reaction, however. While some parents have learned

McDonald’s workers reveal ‘least ordered’ menu item: ‘Not very well advertised’

Workers at McDonald’s are saying there’s one menu item that doesn’t get ordered often. That menu item is hot tea. Stephen Patula, an area supervisor from Waterford, Ohio, shared a video on TikTok about the beverage’s performance at his family’s franchised restaurants on Thursday, Oct. 14. “Over

CDC guidelines for 2021 holidays: How to celebrate safely

As the 2021 holiday season approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic stretches on, families and friends will once again determine whether – and how – to safely congregate. In updated guidance, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommended several ways to celebrate the

Border Patrol agents in Texas catch MS-13 members, including one sought for child sex offense

Border Patrol agents in Texas nabbed three MS-13 gang members, traveling into the U.S. among groups of migrants – including one who was being sought for an alleged sexual assault on a child. Agents in Hidalgo, Texas on Friday encountered a group of 17 migrants

This travel hack reveals how to get a ‘whole row to yourself’ on flights

There are a few travel hacks floating around TikTok that could be helpful if you’re flying in a pair and don’t want a stranger sitting in your row. Travel guru Chelsea Dickenson from Cheap Holiday Expert shared some of the strategies she uses whenever she wants to get a

Singapore to Welcome Vaccinated U.S. Tourists Starting Oct. 19

More than a year after Singapore shut its borders due to the coronavirus pandemic, the country will welcome American tourists to visit starting next week. Starting Oct. 19, Singapore will allow vaccinated travelers from several countries — including the U.S. — to

India Will Begin Welcoming Foreign Tourists Later This Month

You may be able to make that winter visit to the Taj Mahal this year after all. India, once an epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, is once again ready to begin welcoming foreign tourists. This week, the government of India announced plans to reopen

Hawaii Is Officially Welcoming Tourists Back on Nov. 1

Hawaii will officially welcome tourists back on Nov. 1 after asking visitors to stay away for weeks, the state’s governor said on Tuesday, according to reports. Both non-essential and business travelers will be welcome to come back to the islands

Thailand Drops Quarantine Rule for Vaccinated U.S. Travelers Starting Nov. 1

Thailand will lift all quarantine requirements for vaccinated travelers from the United States in November, allowing American tourists to travel anywhere in the country unrestricted. Starting Nov. 1, fully-vaccinated U.S. tourists will be able to skip quarantine if they show

Hawaii to Waive Testing Requirements for Fully Vaccinated U.S. Travelers Starting Next Month

00:32 00:39 Hawaii will allow fully vaccinated domestic travelers to skip pre-arrival testing and quarantine requirements, the state’s governor said Thursday. Starting July 8, all travelers vaccinated in the United States will be allowed to upload their vaccination card to

Hawaii’s ‘Safe Travels’ Program a Year Later: What to Know If You’re Planning a Trip

A year since Hawaii launched its ‘Safe Travels’ program, requiring domestic visitors to arrive with proof of a negative test or proof of vaccination, state officials say the protocol isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. “I think, at least, through the

Canada Will Require All Air, Train, Cruise Passengers to Be Vaccinated by October

Canada will require all air and cruise passengers to be fully vaccinated before traveling as soon as this fall, marking a crucial milestone in the country’s effort to restart normal travel operations. All employees in federally regulated air, rail, and

5-year personal loan rates plunge to lowest point since mid-August Facebook Twitter Comments Print Email

Borrowers with good credit seeking personal loans during the week of Oct. 11, 2021, prequalified for rates that fell for both 3-year terms and 5-year terms compared to the previous week’s fixed-rate loans. For borrowers with credit scores of 720 or higher

Hidden door found in floor of hotel room that leads to crawl space

Some people may have trouble resting easy in this particular hotel room. A young woman posted a video to her TikTok account showing an odd discovery she made in a hotel room she was staying in with her grandmother. The pair says

Ultimate New Mexico bucket list: 12 things every traveler must do in the Land of Enchantment

Note: All travel is subject to frequently-changing governmental restrictions—please check federal, state, and local advisories before scheduling trips. New Mexico is called The Land of Enchantment, and if you’ve ever been, you know it’s an appropriate moniker. You only have to

How to successfully travel with another family

Discuss lodging expectations ahead of time One of the first things to do before you start booking the trip is make sure that both families agree on the luxury level and price of the hotels you’ll be staying in, at