Archive for April, 2008

If you like art, nightlife, or just big parties, you’ve got to check out this event in Chicago!

Find out about the upgrades and amenities at some popular Mexico and Caribbean resorts.

Find out about the newest hotels, airline fees, what you’ll get if you’re bumped from your flight and more.

Las Vegas plans a four-day feast in May. Get details!

Persuading teens to take a road trip can be a hard sell. Two Orbitz moms have found some unique ways to give their teens independence while still promoting family togetherness.

We don’t own a large vehicle, so I prefer a spacious car rental for long road trips. Here are some other tips for making the miles pass more quickly.

Nothing evokes the potential for mind-numbing tedium and disaster like young children spending endless hours in a cramped car on a road trip. But a little preparation can go a long way toward making it fun for kids and parents alike.

Now that airlines are charging you to check a second bag, why not let someone else do the schlepping if you’re going to have to pay for it anyway? Here are some luggage-shipping tips.

There are so many fantastic family travel destinations in the U.S. to cool off when the heat starts to get you down. Here are a couple of my favorites.

We had a great experience in Costa Rica last year, so we decided to try Belize. Read on for the bottom line on our Belize adventure.

Southern California offers more than just fun in the sun. Check out this itinerary for a great California vacation!

Exploration time is limited when you travel with a kid, squeezed in between nap times and mealtimes, so it’s important to be more efficient. Here ae some tips that helped us get through our first international trip with a one-year-old.

Can singles without kids enjoy an R Family cruise? Jeff Guaracino has the answer.

Find out what’s happening at one of the biggest parties in the Caribbean

Travel veteran Joe Brancatelli talks about airline shutdowns, higher passenger fees, London’s new airport terminal and other travel news.

For those nights when you want a known quantity when you dine out in Orlando, here are our top picks, where the food quality is good, the predictability even better.

Indulgences came fast and easy in this underdeveloped, seldom visited tropical fantasyland where I was Indiana Jones by day, James Beard by night. Read more about what some call the “real Belize.”

Traveling while pregnant shouldn’t be different than any other sort of travel. But for rookies, and even moms who’ve been around the baby block a couple times, it’s always nice to get some tips. Here are a few.

Watch the Orbitz Travel Insider for tips on how to make the most of your next family vacation.

Using public transportation in Chicago just got a little bit easier. Read about a new way to find the fastest transit route.