A Hotels.com survey conducted earlier this year surveyed 1,000 travelers on hotel amenities and revealed that free Wi-Fi and complimentary breakfast have emerged as the most important to travelers. While free in-room Wi-Fi has become fairly commonplace and expected among some travelers, hotels offering more fun and non-traditional amenities differentiate themselves from the pack. Below… Read More
I can’t believe Thanksgiving is here! It’s okay though, the pumpkin spice latte is back, sweaters are soon to be needed, and the weather is going to be wonderful. It also means it’s time to go to New York City and see the Macy’s Annual Thanksgiving Parade! In case you don’t know what I’m talking… Read More
Headed to Germany? Might Want to BYOH (Bring Your Own Hotspot) For the well-traveled used to checking email and surfing the Web for free, spending time in Europe’s largest economy might come as a bit of a surprise. Only 65 percent of German hotels offer public hotspots, compared with 80 percent of locations across Europe.… Read More
Transcript Last week, we went over the many perks to traveling with other people. However, there are a few important tips you should keep in mind to ensure a smooth experience. You’ll definitely want to devise some kind of itinerary. While it’s not necessary to plan out every minute, you should have a loose outline… Read More
Finding the best deal isn’t always about finding the lowest price. A number of things have to be factored in, like room types, bookings fees, taxes, seasonality and location to name a few.
So how to find the best deal? Here are 5 tips that may help.
Traveling this holiday season? Well you’re definitely not the only one. The holiday season is the busiest and most hectic time of the year to travel. It can all be a little stressful with delays, long lines, and busy crowds, but we got you covered with our travel hacks to make getting to where you’re… Read More
Book early and save more The information below is data collected by StudentUniverse in 2014 that shows the average booking price trend between June and December in 2013. It’s obvious that from July through mid-October, is the best time to buy flights departing in December from the US to India. Once November hits, the prices… Read More
You’ve booked a trip and scored a great deal (thanks to Student Universe of course), but then the hard part happens…packing. It’s a never-ending battle (especially for every girl who is traveling throughout several seasons) and the packing doesn’t stop with the overstuffed suitcase. The carry on bag and purse are just as, if not… Read More
Transcript So you’ve decided to backpack through a foreign country by yourself. Congrats – you’re in for the adventure of a lifetime. You can’t just set off into unknown territory without street smarts, though. Before you head off on your trip, take these tips into account to make sure you have a safe journey. One… Read More