Topics :: budget travel

"Bleisure" and "Honeyteering" :: Travel’s Made-Up Words

By Beth J. Harpaz | Thursday Apr 10, 2014
Whatever you’re doing on vacation, chances are there’s a made-up word to describe it. Combine honeymoon and volunteering, you get honeyteering. Combine business and leisure, you get bleisure.

Let’s Make a Deal: How to Save on Your Summer Vacation

By Scott Mayerowitz | Tuesday Apr 8, 2014
A recovering economy and the return of business traveler spending have helped to drive up the cost of a good night’s rest. But that doesn’t mean that hotel stays need to break the bank. Here are some tips to save on your family’s summer lodging.

Join EDGE at New York Times Travel Show

By EDGE | Wednesday Feb 26, 2014
EDGE heads to the New York Times Travel Show. Join travel editor Matthew Wexler for tips on your next LGBT getaway.

11 Countries. 44,000 Miles. One Sexy Guy.

By EDGE | Tuesday Feb 18, 2014
Watch filmmaker (and Aussie hottie) Rick Mereki as he travels the world in the span of a minute.

Jackpot! 5 Booking Tips to Save on Las Vegas Getaways

By EDGE | Thursday Feb 13, 2014
Las Vegas offers world-class entertainment, incomparable nightlife and luxury hotels all in one exciting place. It’s impossible to have a bad time, except for the potential cost. EDGE offers five simple tips to keep your vacation budget on track.

5 Free Things to do in Austin, TX

By Chris Tomlinson | Monday Feb 10, 2014
Most festival-goers don’t realize Austin is home to the first photograph, a Gutenberg Bible and the world’s largest urban bat colony. And the best thing for a city that prides itself on environmentalism is that all of the sites are free.

5 Free Things to do in Milan, Italy

By Colleen Barry | Saturday Feb 1, 2014
Milan is Italy’s finance and fashion capital. Nonetheless, there is plenty to see for those whose pockets are not so deep - be it by style choice, or not.

5 Free Things to do in Nashville, TN

By Kristin M. Hall | Thursday Jan 23, 2014
From Music Row to the Honky Tonk Highway, Nashville recognizes its past, while also celebrating emerging artists who are drawn to the city just like music lovers.

5 Free Things to do in Dallas, TX

By Jamie Stengle | Tuesday Jan 7, 2014
Dallas is a city that likes to do things big, but that doesn’t mean you’ll have to sell the ranch to have a good time here.

5 Free Things to do in Atlanta, Georgia

By Kate Brumback | Thursday Jan 2, 2014
Many people who visit Atlanta for the hundreds of conventions the city hosts each year never make it out of the few blocks around their hotels. But the city has much more to offer, and some attractions are even free.