Expert Travel Tips

Check out travel tips from experts, and get advice on topics like packing, travel safety, traveling alone, saving money, and more. Via helps you outsmart the challenges of travel in the U.S. and abroad so you can travel better and experience more.

How to Avoid Airline Baggage Fees

Save money on airline bag fees with these 11 tips.

5 Tips for Making Merry on Your Disneyland Holiday

Don’t let Disneyland’s peak-season crowds steal your holiday spirit. These five tips will keep you feeling festive.

7 Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

Find calm while you prepare for the holidays with this simple checklist.

5 Ways to Save Money on Car Expenses

Five money-saving car tips: practice prevention, don't waste gas, use a smart tool, pay less for gas and charging, and save on insurance.

Should You Freeze Your Credit?

Everyone should freeze their credit to help prevent identity theft, experts say.

10 Best Gifts for Travelers

From a must-have hoody to a colorful scratch-off map, our travel gift guide will satisfy the wanderlusters in your life.

Best Days for Holiday Flights

Learn about the best days for holiday travel and when to find the cheapest flights for Thanksgiving and Christmas in 2018.  

When to Use Hand and Turn Signals

Road safety gestures are required in certain conditions to keep drivers, motorcyclists, and cyclists safe—and ticket-free.

7 Ways to Give Back This Holiday Season

Embrace the spirit of giving by volunteering, donating much needed items, and more.

Is Your Insurance Up-to-Date?

An end of the year insurance checkup can help keep your policies current. Here are some things you'll want to consider.

5 Things to Do Now to Prepare for Winter

Here are five simple suggestions to help you prepare for winter.

Exploratorium: San Francisco's Exceptional Science Museum

San Francisco's world-class science museum still dazzles and delights after 50 years.