Meet Our New Favorite Travel Mug
The Oxo Good Grips Thermal Mug keeps your coffee nice and hot—and it's dishwasher-safe!
By Joe Ray
Virtual Reality Lets You Travel Anywhere—New or Old
VR experiences, whether in-person or online, can transport you around the globe—or even to space.
By Rose Afriyie
What Airbnb’s Summer Boost Reveals About Covid-19 Recovery
The company’s latest earnings report showed an upsurge in business, but it also hedges expectations for the fall.
By Arielle Pardes
Hit the Road With These Travel-Planning Apps and Tricks
Let your phone be your guide. Even default map apps have handy features to help you plan an awesome itinerary.
By David Nield
US Vaccinations Slow, Americans Venture Out, and More News
Catch up on the most important updates from this week.
By Eve Sneider
Games Are Reimagining the Road Trip for a Modern Era
Developers are using procedural generation, resource management, and dialog choices to create memorable and powerful journeys.
By Jon Bailes
4 Rugged French Presses for Your Coffee-Fueled Summer Escape
Whether you're home or camping, these glass-free French presses brew with style.
By Joe Ray
Covid-19 Vaccine Passports Are Coming. What Will That Mean?
Scores of plans to verify immunity are in the works. But there are even more questions about how they’ll use data, protect privacy—and who gets certified first.
By Maryn McKenna
Away's Suitcases and Carry-On Bags Are on Sale Now
This marks the second time the company has slashed prices on its luggage.
By Matt Jancer
Assassin's Creed Valhalla: A Trip to the Land of Ice and Fire
I was surprised at how readily a game could transport me back to my youth—and to a place I always wanted to return.
By Paige Lyman
How to Reduce (but Not Eliminate) Covid Risk at Gatherings
With a surge in cases, there is no safe way to travel or gather for Thanksgiving or Christmas. But if you must, here are some ways to lower your risk.
By Chelsea Cirruzzo
A Guide to Safely Holiday Road-Tripping Through a Pandemic
Any necessary travel this year takes an extra level of preparation. Here’s how to think it through.
By Sandra Upson
The Pandemic Closed Borders—and Stirred a Longing for Home
The dispersed modern family depends on easy travel. Now that it’s much harder, the question becomes: How long is too long to not see a parent?
By Elisabeth Eaves
How Argentina’s Strict Covid-19 Lockdown Saved Lives
Being there in mid-March gave me a window into what it would have looked like had the US taken serious action from the start. It also nearly stranded me 5,000 miles from home.
By Megan Molteni