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Link Friday: The 2016 Summer Road Trip Edition

Posted on Friday, July 29, 2016 by Kate

There’s nothing quite like a road trip to make the summer complete. So gas up the car, roll the windows down, turn the music up and hit the open road!

  • Start with this list of America’s best road trips. (We’re partial to the Great River Road, of course.)
  • Compare it with this list of the best and worst states for road trips, based on things like gas prices, camping costs and density of national parks and scenic byways.
  • A good playlist is key to drowning out the incessant chorus of “Are we there yet?” Here are some suggestions for making the perfect playlist.
  • While generally cheaper than air travel, road trips can get pricey. Check out these tips for saving some cash along the way.

Link Friday: The Back-to-School Travel Edition

Posted on Thursday, August 14, 2014 by Kate

For parents, back-to-school time could very well be the most wonderful time of the year. Turns out it’s pretty awesome for travelers too.

Link Friday: The Should You Use a Travel Agent Edition

Posted on Friday, March 8, 2013 by Brianna

Thanks to the internet, consumers are becoming increasingly more self-sufficient, relying less and less on the services of others. The declining use of travel agents is a perfect example of this. So why should you bother paying someone to do something you can do on your own for free?

Only time will tell if the demand for travel agents will outlast the world’s shift to digital; but for now, we recommend exploring the option of booking an agent. Happy Friday!