The 5 Best Beaches in New England

August is halfway over, but the weather in New England is stubbornly hot and muggy—which means it’s still beach time. Since summer is coming to a close, you won’t want to waste any time at subpar beaches. Check out some of the best New England beaches for an easy and affordable weekend getaway and make the most of these last few weeks of summer.

Top 5 Travel Tips for Packing Clothes

You’ve bought your airplane tickets and have your passport ready to go. There isn’t much else you have to do besides packing your bags! While airlines have severely restricted the amount of luggage that you can take with you, here are some tips on packing clothes that will help you to maximize the space that you have, whether you’re going on a weekend getaway or a semester abroad.

How to Maximize Your Vacation Happiness

Oftentimes people’s happiest memories in life are from when they traveled and explored the world. That’s not surprising – travel is often done with loved ones, and it’s nice to take a break from the routine of everyday life to go out and do something fun. Despite how happy vacationing can make people, there’s always room for more happiness. This infographic from Happify gives some insight into how you can maximize your happiness before, during, and after a vacation; read about the science behind happy travels, the impact of travel on relationships, the balance between work and travel, and more: (more…)