| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:42 PM
Travelers looking for new destinations might want to take a look at the Kaliningrad & The Baltics tour from MIR Corp. There's just one date this year, Aug. 4-16, for this small-group adventure that combines the Russian exclave with touring in Estonia,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Since the U.S. government has somewhat loosened restrictions on visits to Cuba by Americans, the island nation has been turning up on a lot of people's bucket lists. Group IST has a new Havana-to-Cienfuegos tour that's unique in that it's a cruise by 49-...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 8:32 AM
Last Wednesday was National Splurge Day. And while I've spent most of my life doing anything but splurging, sometimes even a die-hard budgetista gets the urge to indulge in a bit of frivolous spending now and then — especially when it comes to...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:39 AM
JetBlue is offering summer deals on airfares starting at $94 each way.
Book travel by Thursday, May 21 for a Tuesday or Wednesday departure from June 3 through Sept. 25 to some hot destinations.
Fly one way from Fort Lauderdale to Nassau for $94,...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 8:00 AM
Here's a website that can help you keep tabs on travel deals for your favorite destinations around the globe.
What it does: It's a search tool for discovering travel deals, including airfare and hotels.
| Mar 30, 2014
| 8:00 AM
For those who can't plan ahead, here's another app to help you find travel savings.
Name: Last Minute Travel Deals
Available for: Website (www.lastminutetravel.com), Android and iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
What it does: Accesses flights from more...
| May 2, 2014
| 1:03 PM
The affordable vacation is becoming more and more rare. Rising fuel costs have made air and automotive travel considerably more expensive, hamstringing many would-be travelers' budgets before they even begin their search for a hotel or private rental....
| Apr 22, 2014
| 8:00 PM
Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes
Click here to download TV listings for the week of April 20 - 26, 2014 in PDF format
This week's TV Movies
Arrow After Roy (Colton Haynes) goes...
| Dec 10, 2013
Ask travelers what the federal government did for them this year, and you'll probably get a shrug, at best -- or a rant about sequestration, national park closings and the Transportation Security Administration, at worst.
But there's actually a...
| Feb 25, 2014
Just about anywhere you look you see "tips" on how to "save" money on the big-ticket travel services: air tickets, hotel accommodations, rental cars and cruises. But if you're really being careful, you will want to take advantage of ways to cut the...
| Feb 4, 2014
By now, travelers of any age realize that if they don't use online resources they have almost zero chance of finding the best travel deals on their own. But the big online travel agencies, with their "we'll find the lowest fare" mantra, are too impersonal...