Hotel Earns Guinness Record for Whisky: 1,031 Varieties

By Jason Cochran

Posted on 12/13/2017, 12:00 AM

Fans of the tipple might want to toddle off to Scotland for their next holiday. The Guinness Book of World Records has officially recognized one hotel there for having the most varieties of commercially available whiskies. With a collection numbering more than 2,500 bottles and 1,031 varieties, reports London's Daily Mail, the 38-room Glenesk Hotel, in the village of Edzell, Scotland, has taken th...

One Key to a Successful European Vacation Is Planning Several Months Ahead

By Arthur Frommer

Posted on 10/10/2017, 12:15 AM

When is it best to begin planning your trip to Europe? Though some of the experts disagree, the majority of them say just after the start of the new year, when airline tickets tend to be priced at their lowest level. The optimum advance period is 120 days (four months), which means that a smart traveler purchases those tickets in January or February for a vacation in May or June. What about a t...

Hot Tips on Hotel Stays from Top Travel CEOs

By Pauline Frommer

Posted on 09/28/2017, 12:00 AM

So what do the masters of the travel universe have in store for us vacationers? I attended the Skift Global Forum, an industry conference, and in between the speeches on marketing and client acquisition by CEOs of many major travel brands, I gleaned a few tidbits that will be helpful for hotel-goers. Real loyalty: After listening to a lot of talk about points programs, it was clear to me tha...

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How to Protect Your Computer from Airlines and Hotels That Snoop on You

By Jason Cochran

It's called dynamic pricing, and it's how companies can offer you different rates based on who you are and what you're in the market for. Here's how to set your computer to get around it.

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Adventures You Can Only Find in Las Vegas

Gambling, dining, dancing—there are so many places where you can do those activities. But Sin City has attractions that won't be found anywhere else in the United States—or the world, for that matter.
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13 Runway Hotels with Views for Planespotters

Once, bedding down in an airport hotel was an option of last resort. These days, some airport-area lodgings are coveted for providing ideal perches for a growing global cadre of planespotters.
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Las Vegas' 10 Swankiest V.I.P. Hotel Suites

Frommer's asked online travel agency Vegas.com, which makes a business out of booking rooms in Sin City, to come up with a list of what it thought were the best suites in town. Here's are the top 10, chosen by its expert.
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Save on Hotel Rooms: 8 Tips for the Next Time You Travel

Our advice for navigating hotel sites, online travel agencies, vacation rentals, and more to book an affordable room