The top cities for quick getaways in Summer 2020

Newport Beach, California, comes in at No. 2 in Hotwire’s 2020 list of “itty bitty city” destinations for quick nearby summer getaways. Westend61/Getty Images Summer is nearly over, and the Covid-19 pandemic shows no sign of abating. Many Americans,...

Road trips are the way to travel more safely this summer

Pandemic first-aid kit You need seven things, according to Jeff Weinstein, a paramedic and medical operations supervisor for Global Rescue, which provides medical and crisis response service to travelers.  It’s likely you already have three: masks, hand...

Virtual family daytrips that will help parents stay sane this summer

10’000 Hours | Getty Images Familiar summer destinations like museums, national parks and major cities may not be easy to travel to this summer amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. As states report new surges in Covid-19 cases, pause reopening measures and...

Why summer getaways are going to be short, likely outdoors and near by

You may not be stuck at home for much longer. People still want to get away, according to Tripadvisor, and more than 66% of travelers say they are already planning their next trip.   Those journeys are likely to be short distance and will probably involve some outdoor...