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  • Top Weekend Getaways in the USA


    There’s nothing better than a weekend trip that includes your friends, the road and you. Sometimes there isn’t enough time to plan a lengthy vacation, so we’re all about making the most of our weekends instead. In honor of our new 3-day USA Unlimited Data package for $5.99, we’ve mapped out some of the top American cities to explore in 72 hours!

  • Best Destinations for a Layover


    When you’re planning a trip, why not double the fun by seeing two places instead of just one? Layovers are a great way to stretch your legs after a long flight and discover a new destination that may be completely different from where you’re headed. We’ve rounded up a list of the best cities for a stopover you may want to squeeze into your next holiday.

  • Your Guide to Group Travel: Best Apps


    Group travel can be a test for relationships of all kinds. It can either create long-lasting memories with your BFF, or make you plan your next trip solo. Luckily, there are plenty of apps to help with your trip planning experience so everyone can avoid those stressful and lengthy group chats.

  • Best of Both Worlds: Bleisure Travel


    How many times have you traveled for work and extended your stay for vacation? You might not have known it, but combining your business travel with leisure travel is actually known as bleisure and this trend is taking off! Did you know it can also benefit both you and your career? Let us break it down for you.

  • The Five Stages of Roaming


    Have you experienced the five stages of roaming? If you’ve ever felt panic, frustration, defeat, scramble, or shock, you’ve definitely gone through at least one of them, if not all! That’s why we’re here to help you avoid these common traveler pains at all costs, and roam freely.

  • Why You Should Avoid Using Free Wi-Fi


    Let’s face it, your phone is your oxygen and connectivity is your water–you can’t survive without them! While it may feel good to find a free Wi-Fi hotspot to send a quick email or briefly scroll through Instagram, is it worth risking all your personal and private information? We’re here to tell you the dangers of connecting to public Wi-Fi.

  • Best Budget Destinations in Europe


    Everybody dreams about traveling to Europe, but are sometimes held back by the price tag. If you don’t mind skipping over the major cities like London and Rome, there are actually several destinations on the eastern side of the continent that offer the same historical beauty as the more expensive cities for a fraction of the cost. Check out our list of the best European destinations to visit that are both easy on the eyes and easy on your wallet!

  • What’s in Your Beach Bag?


    Now that the sun’s out and the temps are climbing high, it’s time to pack your bag for the beach! Before you grab your sunscreen, phone and sandals to throw in a bag, it’s important to think about not only how you’re going to protect yourself, but also your gadgets under those harmful UV rays. While they still have yet to create sunblock for phones, we’ve found some sand-safe solutions so you and your devices can sit back and relax under the sun.   

  • 6 essential tips for visiting Russia


    Tens of thousands of soccer-crazed fans are about to flood into the country in just a few months for the biggest soccer event of the summer. We’ve gathered some essential tips and helpful apps that you should have loaded on your phone before you go.

  • Stop and Smell the Cherry Blossoms


    If there’s one way you know spring is almost here (besides the sneezing and itchy eyes from your allergies) it’s the first sight of a cherry blossom! Although this season is short but sweet, these beautiful Japanese trees are one of the most anticipated signs of the beginning of warm weather and the end of the cold. While Washington, D.C. and Japan may be considered the popular spots to visit these delicate blossoms, but we’ve made a list of 15 other destinations and when you can see their true colors to get your pretty in pink photo!