Travelers, here’s how to stay safe in 2018

No one ever said travel was easy. But 2017, which featured terrorism, natural disasters and tumultuous politics, has added a new sense of uneasiness.

Not worried yet? Just browse back to the front page if you’re looking for another reason.

Go on. I’ll still be here when you get back. Read more “Travelers, here’s how to stay safe in 2018”

Not the same “old” St. Augustine

St. Augustine, Fla., founded in 1565, is the oldest continuously occupied European-established settlement within the borders of the continental United States and is a destination for history buffs. But in late November through January it is transformed into a magical destination during the Nights of Lights with over 3 million lights welcoming visitors to the town. Read more “Not the same “old” St. Augustine”

It’s been a wild year for travel. What’s ahead for 2018?

Travel bans. Shootings. Viral passenger videos.

No one will forget the past year in travel. How could they? But what does it all mean for your 2018 trips? Read more “It’s been a wild year for travel. What’s ahead for 2018?”

Holiday gifts for travelers: Think small!

Sometimes less is more when you’re traveling. That may be the best holiday gift-giving advice for the jetsetter in your life. Read more “Holiday gifts for travelers: Think small!”

Salt Lake City acquires a new taste for adventure. Have a bite.

This sure doesn’t feel like Salt Lake City.

My kids had no idea what that meant when I said that as we were strolling the streets of Utah’s capital. They weren’t here decades ago when I saw the old Salt Lake City, a less vibrant and interesting place than the one they were experiencing. Read more “Salt Lake City acquires a new taste for adventure. Have a bite.”