Global Independent Travel

Global Independent Travel

Despite the many challenges facing the planet, there has never been a better time to travel the world. In that spirit, the inaugural Independent Travel Awards celebrate the travel providers who offer exceptional experiences and deliver great value - from…

Travelzoo Australia

Travelzoo Australia

Australia should be your overseas winter destination, and here’s why. The Australian dollar has slipped below US$0.70 for the first time since 2009. And because of investor flight, sinking commodity prices, and with the faltering economies of Greece and…

Foreign Independent Travel

Foreign Independent Travel

Custom made itineraries by Tom Smith Travel Here is what an FIT can include for you: Research and General Information for your destination Air travel. All Domestic and International Airlines. Reservations and secure ticketing. Arrival/departure transfers…

Travel a lot Life

Travel a lot Life

MANY of us have found ourselves trying to explain to friends and colleagues that, no, business travel isn’t as fun and glamorous as it seems. Finally, there could be proof to back this up. Researchers at the University of Surrey, in Britain, and Linnaeus…

Travel Nursing Tax Home

Travel Nursing Tax Home

Featured Author: C. Mike Emery, RN, CEO C. Mike Emery is a Registered Nurse and the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Expedient Medstaff. Expedient Medstaff is a travel nursing company that offers amazing travel nursing assignments in beautiful…

Travel aids for long flights

Travel aids for long flights

Hearing about a recent IndependentTraveler.com staff discussion concerning the world s longest flights made me remember my first true long-haul flight to Sydney, Australia, for the 2 Summer Olympics. About six hours into the 15-hour flight, I was feeling…

Travel Math driving

Travel Math driving

Last week I borrowed a friend s car and promptly spent $82 to fill the tank. So out of curiosity, I visited the site of the airline industry s low-cost leader, Southwest Airlines, to see how far that same $82 would have taken me. Without even searching…

Independent Travel Ireland

Independent Travel Ireland

For your Independent Vacation of Ireland we can offer all of the flexibility & freedom that an independent vacation of Ireland should offer. Be it accommodation in an irish Castle Hotel, Self Drive Tour, Private Guided/Chauffeured Tour or warm…

Travel Solo ke Surabaya

Travel Solo ke Surabaya

As a female traveler, I know that it normally scares my friends and families out about traveling around the world, what more traveling solo around. But another thing about life is that sometimes you need to do things that defy the norms and practicalities…

Travel fare prediction

Travel fare prediction

MIcrosoft, which paid $115 million for the Seattle-based company six years ago this month, has turned off the price prediction tool that informed travelers of the likelihood that airfare prices would rise or decline. When Farecast’s price prediction technology…

Europe Independent Travel packages

Europe Independent Travel packages

Europe Grand residences and gardens are allowing privileged access behind closed doors Sneak peak: Villa Bologna Karl-Heinz Hug Malta is a pretty rotten place to be a rabbit. Sunday lunch is dominated by rabbit stew, the national dish, so any wild rabbit…

Travel on I 70 in Colorado

Travel on I 70 in Colorado

In order to improve the safety, reliability, and mobility of the I-70 corridor, CDOT plans to employ several strategies to help motorists travel during the winter season. Specifically motorists can expect a variety of approaches to effectively manage…

Independent Travel Agents Association

Independent Travel Agents Association

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images News/Getty Images Becoming an independent travel agent can still be a very profitable business to consider. According to a study by ASTA (American Society of Travel Agents), and NACTA ((National Association of Career Travel…

Independent Travel Agencies

Independent Travel Agencies

You may not think of this as important when vetting out your host agencies, but making sure the host agency follows the independent contractor rules of the government is as important of a question as how much it costs to join or what the commission split…

Independent Travel Agent licensed

Independent Travel Agent licensed

Steps Research travel schools and education. Get travel agent training from colleges or independent travel agent training schools. Colleges can offer associate degrees or certificates in travel and hospitality and can provide a broad or in-depth study…