Avoid Cruise Travel Scams to Save Time, Money, and Hassle – SmarterTravel.com

Those slick TV ads can make a cruise look like the “dream come true” experience of a lifetime. And a cruise can, in fact, be a wonderful experience. But sometimes that experience morphs from dream to disaster. A cruise is both a means of transportation and a destination resort with its own passport requirements. AsContinue reading “Avoid Cruise Travel Scams to Save Time, Money, and Hassle – SmarterTravel.com”

Walking down: 5 tips for avoiding the latest hotel scam

Tripso by Christopher Elliott Jack Taras and his friends thought they would be checking in to the Occidental Grand hotel on the Dominican Republic’s postcard-perfect Eastern shore for Spring Break. But when Taras, a 19-year-old sophomore from Providence College, arrived at the resort, he was greeted with the hotel industry’s latest trick: he was “walkedContinue reading “Walking down: 5 tips for avoiding the latest hotel scam”