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14 Things That Are Guaranteed to Annoy a TSA Agent

Decades ago, going through security was as simple as throwing your bags — everything still packed nice and neat — onto a scanner belt and then breezing through a metal detector. However, the tragic events of September 11, 2001 called for stricter security measures, and less than two months later, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA)…

The Best Transportation From NYC Airports

Getting off an airplane in New York City can induce a mix of emotions; at the forefront is likely excitement, but — particularly for those who are not used to the frenetic pace of a city of 8.4 million people — stress can be a part of the mix, too. Once you’ve sorted out the…

8 Easy Ways to Score a Cheap Flight

Flights are often a big part of a travel budget, especially when heading overseas. Sure, back in the good old days, flights were more expensive, but you also got a lot more for the price (read: free checked luggage, the ability to transfer tickets and credits to someone else without penalty, hot meals, check-in areas…