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How I learned to love RV travel in my 90s

Prompted by the pandemic, this grandma tried RV travel for the first time — and loved it.
  • Sep 9

You asked: Should we travel to a Level 4 country right now?

By The Way Concierge goes to the CDC to break down travel advisories.

What’s the best travel insurance for your fall trip? It depends.

Experts explain the travel insurance coverage you need — and what you can skip.

Need a quick stress-reliever? Try one of these surprising science-based strategies.

These unusual stress-busters, which include looking at fractals, chewing gum and yawning, are based on science.
  • Sep 8

The combination of sun, heat and masks can worsen rosacea. Here’s what else you need to know.

Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory disorder that causes the skin to flush. Knowing your triggers and trying these treatment options could help.
  • Sep 7

It’s time to rethink cushioned footwear for kids and seniors, this minimalist-shoe advocate says

New research suggests supporting young feet could lead to weaker muscles and harm development; for seniors, too much cushion could cause falls.
  • Sep 3

Knock, knock. Who’s there? Not housekeeping.

Hotels move away from daily cleanings to every few days or cleaning upon request.

Why your belongings hold so much meaning, and how to decide what to grab in an emergency

Tips for deciding which items to save in a fire can also be helpful when decluttering or downsizing.
  • Sep 2

Nontraditional lodging fills a need for pandemic travelers

If you want space, privacy and novelty during your next stay, check out these unusual lodging options.

An air purifier can help protect you from coronavirus and smoke pollution. How to pick and use one.

Experts recommend using a HEPA filter and making sure you’re using the correct size and setting.

The CDC’s do not travel list, explained

The agency’s travel advisories can differ from the State Department’s. Here’s how to make sense of them.
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