If you don't have the budget for a traditional vacation or pricey concert tickets, don't overlook some free and low-cost activities in your own backyard.
Some notable rides are debuting at theme parks across the country. Here's what you need to know should you wish to experience some thrills this summer.
There are some places - wonderful destinations at other times of the year - that are truly awful in the summer. Here a few to scratch from your list.
There's still plenty of time to plan a vacation that satisfies without burdening your budget. Check out these tips to make travel planning a breeze.
The era of free checked suitcases on JetBlue has come to an end, leaving Southwest Airlines as the only major U.S. carrier not to charge a bag fee.
Before you hit the highway or take to the tarmac this summer, it pays to get your money matters in order, too. Here are tips to ensure a better trip.
A trip to Orlando now doesn't seem complete without checking out Universal's fast-growing resort. Here's what you need to know to save and still have fun.
A stronger economy, rising consumer confidence and cheap gasoline will likely have Americans traveling in big numbers this Independence Day.
Global airlines announced Tuesday a new guideline that recommends shrinking carry-on bags, in an effort to free up space in packed overhead bins.
Not everyone wants to spend thousands of dollars on vacation plans. Here are the best cities to travel to that are also good for the wallet.
From skipping the in-room minibar and using your own phone to getting the right kind of credit card, 10 ways to avoid those annoying hotel fees.
A record 23 million people are expected to take a cruise this year, but there are some significant changes in store.
From helping keep tabs on a trip budget to researching prices, the benefits of involving kids in summer vacation planning are worth their weight in gold.
Bottom line: there are seats upfront that are nicer, and one can be yours. Just know your plan and get in motion before the carrier clock times out.
A record number of travelers are expected to take to the skies this summer thanks to a rebounding economy.
Memorial Day procrastinators needn't fear: There are gallons of cheap gas and plenty of cheap hotel rooms to help your last-ditch efforts.
A cookout isn't just be all about the grilled meat. Here are 10 things to consider when you host a fun, safe and budget-friendly barbecue.
Gas prices will be at lowest summertime level since at least 2009 — and possibly the lowest since 2005, when gas averaged $2.33 a gallon May-to-September.