These are the most outrageous travel fees

The travel industry seems to always have its hand out — sometimes literally. Read more “These are the most outrageous travel fees”

Every traveler’s eternal question: ‘It’s 2017, why don’t we have Wi-Fi on all planes?’

When it comes to travel, Internet access has never been more ubiquitous — or more underwhelming. Read more “Every traveler’s eternal question: ‘It’s 2017, why don’t we have Wi-Fi on all planes?’”

Travelers, beware! Hacking lurks in plugs and ports

Last time I rented a car, its onboard infotainment system offered to pair with my iPhone, and I instinctively pushed the “yes” button.

Wrong answer. Read more “Travelers, beware! Hacking lurks in plugs and ports”

Traveling abroad? Here’s how to avoid cell phone bill shock.

Wireless roaming charges are “outrageous,” to hear travelers like Karen Pliskin talk about them. And she ought to know. Read more “Traveling abroad? Here’s how to avoid cell phone bill shock.”

Don’t cross the border until you read this story

When you’re traveling, some of the most frustrating roadblocks aren’t the ones you can see. They’re the invisible barriers erected by contracts, treaties or technological limitations. Read more “Don’t cross the border until you read this story”

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