8 Ways Travelers Waste Money

Kasto80/Dreamstime You won’t believe how much you may be tossing away on vacation. Sure, vacation is supposed to be your time to relax, to recharge your batteries. But there’s a

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Watch Budget Travel on Facebook Live: “High-Tech Hotel Rooms”

The hotel room of the (near) future will be incredibly interactive, responsive, and more than a little sci-fi. Budget Travel editor-in-chief Robert Firpo-Cappiello and senior editor Liza Weisstuch will be

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10 Stupid Things Americans Do Overseas

Ocusfocus/Dreamstime Selfie sticks: sometimes OK…sometimes a disaster waiting to happen. Have you been guilty of a foreign-soil faux pas? Our easy guide to being a good citizen of the world

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America’s 10 Best Winter Beach Retreats

Courtesy The Beaches of Fort Myers & Sanibel Sanibel Island is as close to your own private island as you’re likely to get. White sand and warm waters are closer

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Confessions of an Obsessive Traveler

Courtesy Sal Lavallo Sal Lavallo is one of the youngest Americans to visit every country on earth. The 27-year-old veteran globetrotter shares his hard-earned tips for packing, transportation, and discovering

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Read This Before You Renew Your Passport

Margolana/Dreamstime Check your expiration date – right now! – and follow these steps to make sure your next flight gets off the ground. When’s the last time you checked the

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Locals Know Best: Washington, D.C.

Richard Gunion/Dreamstime The Adams Morgan neighborhood in Washington DC. There’s no better guide to a city than someone who lives there, so we asked Sunny Sumter, singer and executive director

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Friday 21st October 2016

Today is our last day in Botswana as we cross to Namibia later today. We set off driving through Chobe Park, we had to sign in and out. We saw

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