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  1. Expert Advice
  1. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Travel Clothing

    Learn how to compare fabrics and choose travel clothing that dries fast, resists wrinkles and provides sun, rain or insect protection.

    rated 3.75 out of 5 with 97 reviews
  2. Checklists

    Adventure Travel Checklist

    Our comprehensive checklist for active travelers covers packs/luggage, gear, clothing, footwear, travel documents and personal items.

    rated 3.75 out of 5 with 115 reviews
  3. Skills

    Bargaining Tips for Travelers

    Bargaining over the prices of goods and food is common in many places. We cover etiquette, strategies and tips to use when you travel.

    rated 3 out of 5 with 27 reviews
  4. Skills

    Budget Travel Tips

    Whether you’re camping, couch surfing or staying in hotels, you'll learn how to save money with these budget travel trips.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 3 reviews
  5. Checklists

    Festival Camping Checklist

    Headed to a summer music festival? Use our festival camping checklist to make sure you don’t leave any important camping gear behind.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 43 reviews
  6. Skills

    Health Concerns for Travelers

    Get tips on staying healthy while traveling. Find out about immunizations, water purification, treating diarrhea and more.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 16 reviews
  7. Skills

    How to Choose a Tour Company

    Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of organized tours, and what to look for in a trip and tour company.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 3 reviews
  8. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Camera Bags

    A good camera bag will protect your equipment from getting knocked around and damaged by dust or moisture. Learn how to choose the best one.

  9. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Car Racks

    Our overview of car racks offers advice and helps you sort through the extensive variety of vehicle racks and gear mounts.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 85 reviews
  10. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Daypacks

    Choosing a daypack can be daunting. Learn how to find the right one by looking at how you plan to use it, plus capacity, features and fit.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 49 reviews
  11. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Hydration Packs

    Which hydration pack is best? Learn about reservoir size, gear capacity and other key pack features for cyclists, runners, hikers and more.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 80 reviews
  12. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Luggage, Packs and Bags

    Read about the different types of luggage, packs and bags for travel and learn how to choose the best one for you.

    rated 3 out of 5 with 28 reviews
  13. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Travel Guides

    Hiring a guide when traveling can help you get more enjoyment out of your destination. Get tips on finding a guide to match your adventure.

    rated 1 out of 5 with 25 reviews
  14. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Travel Insurance

    Learn about types of travel insurance and common exclusions so you can get coverage, and peace of mind, for medical emergencies and more.

    rated 3.5 out of 5 with 9 reviews
  15. Buying Guides

    How to Choose Travel Power Adapters

    Learn about plugs, adapters, voltages and accessories needed to recharge and power your electric devices in any country around the world.

    rated 3.75 out of 5 with 116 reviews
  16. Skills

    How to Identify and Treat Altitude Sickness

    Learn about altitude sickness, acute mountain sickness (AMS), high-altitude cerebral edema (HACE) and high-altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE).

    rated 3.5 out of 5 with 54 reviews
  17. Skills

    Preventing Motion Sickness

    Motion sickness can put a real damper on your outdoor adventures. Before you head out, read our primer on prevention and treatment options.

    rated 4.5 out of 5 with 9 reviews
  18. Skills

    Tips for Festival Camping

    Get tips and advice on planning for a music festival and choosing the right gear for comfortable camping.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 5 reviews
  19. Skills

    Tips for Packing Light

    Learn tips for packing lighter the next time you travel. Includes a checklist for clothing, electronics, personal items and more.

    rated 4 out of 5 with 114 reviews
  20. Skills

    Tips for Traveling Solo

    Don't have a travel partner? We offer helpful tips and advice for your first solo traveling journey.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 13 reviews
  21. Buying Guides

    Travel Accessories: What to Bring

    Travel accessories can make any trip more pleasant. Learn about accessories for packing, traveling, sleeping, repairs and using electronics.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 18 reviews
  22. Checklists

    Travel Preparation Checklist

    Going on a big trip? Use this travel checklist so you don't forget anything important.

    rated 4.75 out of 5 with 26 reviews
  23. Skills

    Traveling Light

    Traveling light can help you move more comfortably and freely. This article offers advice on luggage options and tips for packing less.

    rated 3.75 out of 5 with 85 reviews
  24. Skills

    Traveling with Children

    This guide offers advice for traveling with children and includes helpful tips to keep everyone happy and comfortable on the road.

    rated 5 out of 5 with 5 reviews
  25. Buying Guides

    Water Treatment for International Travel

    Learn what options you have for water treatment while traveling. This article discusses the pros and cons of different treatment methods.

    rated 4.25 out of 5 with 136 reviews