An Ignorant Proposed Cut in Amtrak's Budget Would Devastate That Much-Needed Service

By Arthur Frommer

President Trump wants to reduce Amtrak's budget. Once and for all: What has the right wing got against long-distance rail service?

What it's like to take the Gotthard Panorama Express

Crossing the Alps via the New Gotthard Panorama Express

Have a look at some highlights of one of the world’s most striking train journeys. And in Switzerland, that’s saying a lot.
A tight turn on the Amalfi Coast in Italy

European Road Trips: The Best Coastal Drives

We're hitting the road to find Europe's best coastal scenery—from rugged and windswept to sunny and sandy.

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A New Texas Law Will Turn Traffic Stops Into Interrogations of Drivers' Immigration Status

By Arthur Frommer

A Texas law requires state troopers to investigate the immigration status of drivers during routine traffic stops. The ACLU has issued a Texas travel alert in response.

How to Protect Your Phone from Hackers (And Other Bad Stuff) When You Travel

By Frommer's Editors

We asked a travel tech expert for the lowdown on the apps to download and security features to enable so that your favorite carry-on device stays useful—and safe from prying eyes—while you're on the road.

Interstate 40 East, near the Arizona-New Mexico border

The Great American Summer Road Trip: Unforgettable Scenic Drives in the United States

Buckle up! We're hitting the road from sea to shining sea to find the most scenic drives in the United States, passing rugged coasts, majestic mountains, red deserts, lush forests, and classic Americana along the way.

How to Protect Your Computer from Airlines and Hotels That Snoop on You

By Jason Cochran

It's called dynamic pricing, and it's how companies can offer you different rates based on who you are and what you're in the market for. Here's how to set your computer to get around it.

The Return of AutoSlash Means Deep Savings on Rental Cars Once Again

By Pauline Frommer

An old favorite re-emerges, stronger than ever

Getting around Japan by rail takes planning

The Visual Guide to Train Tickets and Rail Passes in Japan

Getting around Japanese cities, especially on the famous bullet trains, can seem daunting from the outset. Let our photo guide walk you through what to expect.
How to tour Chicago's gangster-related tourism sites

Vacations with Capone: Sightseeing Chicago's Gangster Years

Even after all these years, there’s still ample opportunity to explore the bullet-riddled mobster legacy of Chicago.
The Durango and Silverton rounds a bend in Colorado

The 10 Most Fun Heritage Railways in America

Looking for a fun day out for families? The many heritage railways in the United States are museums of moving history.
Eurostar in Gare du Nord, Paris

What the Upgraded Eurostar Channel Tunnel Train is Like

The trains that race through the Channel Tunnel between England and Europe have been replaced for the first time since their debut in 1994. Here's what Eurostar's service is like now.

Want to Save a Ton of Money on Your Next Car Rental? We'll Show You How

By David Landsel

Where are travelers most frequently being taken for a ride? The airport. But you can save money on rental cars with one simple trick—and we have the numbers to prove it.

How to Complain to Uber

By Margaret Daly

As revolutionary as it may be, consumer experiences with this transportation app are not always ideal. Here's how you can file a complaint to Uber.

How to Complain to Hertz Rent-A-Car

By Margaret Daly

For instructions on how to send feedback to the well-known Hertz Rent-A-Car, read below.