Latest from Christopher Elliott

How to make the most of duty-free airport stores

Tax-exempt airport stores are one of the perks of international travel, but not everything at duty-free is a deal.

March 22, 2023

How to make sure your vacation rental isn’t a scam

Scammers are getting more sophisticated, but Airbnb and Vrbo offer protections for people booking short-term rentals.

March 15, 2023

You should be booking your summer vacation now

Competition for flights, hotels and rental cars looks fierce, especially if you're traveling overseas.

March 8, 2023

What to do if you lose your rental car keys

It may not be as easy as getting a spare key from the company.

March 1, 2023

Flying with an injury? You can get help at the airport.

Disability desks for airports and airlines can help injured travelers coordinate assistance with wheelchairs, the security line and even seat upgrades.

February 22, 2023

What to expect when connecting from an international flight

What to know about customs, rechecking your bag and going through security when your international flight connects to a domestic one.

February 15, 2023

Airlines are getting tough on ‘personal items,’ and it could cost you

Major airlines and budget carriers have different definitions of "personal items" that determine whether to charge you a carry-on fee.

February 7, 2023

5 signs you have the wrong travel insurance

Your travel insurance policy may not be a "cancel for any reason" plan.

February 1, 2023

Everything you need to know about using AirTags to track luggage

Apple AirTags can provide valuable peace of mind, as long as you have the right phone.

January 25, 2023

Car rental age restrictions can be complicated. Here’s what to know.

Age limits and extra fees vary by country and rental car agency, and they can be confusing to navigate.

January 18, 2023