Fodor's 1,001 Smart Travel Tips

By Fodor's
(Fodor's, Paperback, 9781400005062, 320pp.)

Publication Date: January 25, 2011

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Want to travel like a pro? Now you can—whether you're flying off to Europe, cruising the Caribbean, or driving across the USA. Online resources, on-the-ground contacts, tried-and-true strategies, and quirky pearls of wisdom make it easy to pick a place, book a trip, and get around like a local.

Save Money
Pay less for flights, hotel rooms, car rentals
• Ask the right questions when you book
• Get the most from online travel sites
• See resolutions from complaints

Stay Safe
Navigate airport security
• Avoid local scams
• Hold on to your wits (and your belongings) anywhere in the world
• Steer clear of tummy troubles
• Eliminate road-trip risks

Travel Smart
Pick the perfect destination
• Get a passport overnight
• Pack right for all trips
• Take airport delays in stride
• Score last-minute tables and rooms with a view
• Avoid cultural faux pas

Resources Galore
Top travel Web sites for bookings and bargains
• Tourism boards and other travel sources
• Packing checklists

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