Review: EVA Air Royal Laurel Class 777-300ER Taipei to Houston for only $80!

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EVA Air is mostly known for their quirky Hello Kitty decorated planes, but they also carry the distinction of being one of the 10 best airlines in the world and a SKYTRAX designated 5-star airline. When looking for our return flights home, EVA Air presented an opportunity to try another of the world’s best airlines for minimal cost using points … Read More

7 Apps to Help You Save for Your Next Vacation

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Looking for savvy strategies to save for your next vacation? There’s an app for that! Here’s some of our favorites that help save you serious cash. From  monitoring your spending to saving money automatically, these apps will skyrocket your travel fund. Acorns (iOS, Android) This nifty app connects to your accounts, then rounds up all of your transactions, depositing the … Read More

What Star Trek Beyond Taught Us About Travel

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We’re unabashed Trekkies. Both of us grew up watching the crew of the starship Enterprise, and perhaps in a tiny way, watching Star Trek instilled in us the sense of adventure that causes to “seek out new life and new civilizations.” OK, maybe just different cultures, and old civilizations. So when the latest movie Star Trek Beyond came out, we were there … Read More

7 Tips to Help You Never Over-Pack Again

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You hear it over and over again, but packing light is truly one of the keys to a successful vacation. It means getting to your destination faster, not having to worry about losing your luggage on the flight, navigating public transportation easier, less sweat, less trouble. Here’s a few tips to help free yourself from the burden of an overpacked bag. … Read More