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At one time or another on your travels, you probably have felt the onset of cold or flu-like symptoms.  Unfortunately, traveling takes a toll on our bodies and can make us more susceptible to catching a virus – especially when traveling by plane.  To help you stay healthy on the road, follow these tips.

There’s nothing like a good secret passage. From the wardrobe in The Chronicles of Narnia to Harry Potter’s Platform 9¾ to the passages connecting the corner rooms in the board game Clue, these hidden corridors bring a dash of mystery and intrigue to any situation. And they’re not strictly confined to the realm of fiction.

On your travels, especially in countries such as Morocco, Egypt, India, and Nepal, among other developing nations, you’ll find local markets, bazaars, and roadside vendors where bargaining is not only expected, it’s a tradition.  So that you don’t miss an opportunity to participate in this age-old practice, we offer the following tips for a successful exchange.

Many seasoned travelers are familiar with jet lag, but this temporary sleep disorder (which may occur any time you transition from one time zone to another) doesn’t have to ruin your vacation.  Follow these tips to lessen the effects of jet lag.

If you have always wanted to visit the Grand Canyon, explore Alaska’s wilderness, or see Canada’s pristine lakes, you can now explore these gems with Odysseys Unlimited.  Learn more about our five new North America tours in this blog post.

The naming of Portland, Oregon was a lot more complicated than you might imagine.

Each month we explore some hidden gems of the cities we visit in our "Odysseys Hidden Gems" blog series.  This post focuses on the 360 degree views from Lotrščak Tower.

Traveling to the unspoiled wilderness of Africa for a safari is a once-in-a-lifetime trip for many.  Unlike most vacations though, safaris require specific clothing.  To help you prepare, we have put together a packing guide so you will be comfortable and appropriately dressed in the bush.

The Huffington Post has discovered an app that allows travelers to skip the customs line for free.  The app is cheaper, easier and about as fast — if not faster — than the Global Entry alternative.

Each month we explore some hidden gems of the cities we visit in our "Odysseys Hidden Gems" blog series.  This post focuses on the alluring art of flamenco dancing and the authentic Casa Patas tablao located in the heart of Madrid.

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