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  • Apps for Having a Healthier Layover

    Layovers mean having to navigate another airport (and its food options) before your holiday. Don't debate which Auntie Anne's pretzel seems healthiest, with these apps you can stay healthy in any airport.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on September 04, 2012 at 10:44:40 AM EDT in Travel Tips
  • Top Fitness Picks for Travelers

    Staying fit on the road is not the easiest task. But save a little room in your suitcase for these fitness finds, and you'll feel even better about all those must-have holiday indulgences.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on June 25, 2012 at 3:43:44 PM EDT in Travel Tips
  • How to Look Good on the Go

    Traveling can be a rough on your beauty routine, what with jet lag, lack of sleep, and airport snacks. So pick up these 8 key products that will keep you from looking like your passport photo in real life.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on May 22, 2012 at 5:34:24 PM EDT in Travel Tips
  • How to Beat Jetlag and Sleep Better on the Go

    Why is it that we toss and turn under those crisp, white hotel sheets when we travel? We asked Ph.D nutritionist and author Joanne Lichten for her secrets to beating jetlag and getting some sleep.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on May 15, 2012 at 3:21:58 PM EDT in Travel Tips
  • Q & A on Cruise Travel Insurance

    Anyone that travels regularly knows that cruise vacations can quickly go bust: cruise line bankruptcies, cancelled flights, lost luggage—the laundry list of potential problems reads nail-bitingly long. We've sat down with travel insurance expert Carol Mueller, of Travel Guard, for this Q & A on how travel insurance can help safeguard you and your cruise vacation.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on March 23, 2012 at 8:13:00 PM EDT in Cruises
  • Burn off vacation calories during layovers at select US and Canadian airport gyms

    Long layovers don't have to be only about sitting around or shopping. These days they can be about burning off vacation calories. Check out www.airportgyms.com for lists of health clubs that are in or near many U.S. and Canadian airports.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on March 23, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM EDT in Travel Tips
  • Find Paris’s best place to go running

    Shed the weight on this scenic track in Paris.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on March 18, 2012 at 1:00:00 AM EDT in Travel Tips
  • Best City Hotels for Yoga

    Access to yoga while on vacation is a must for many, and while there’s no shortage of exotic spa and wellness resorts that offer expert-instructed classes on the beach or in the jungle, what happens when you want to fit in a little Zen time during a city trip? It seems many city hotels fall short in the yoga department, with oftentimes little more than a boring beginner class thrown in here and there, usually held too early in the morning for most tastes. Fear not: You can count on a good stretch and a clear mind at these yoga-conscious city hotels.

    Posted by Stephanie Johnnidis on March 01, 2012 at 2:25:46 PM EST in Hotels, Trip Ideas
  • Top Tips for Staying Healthy at Sea

    Your cruise vacation should be refreshingly carefree—and we want you to keep it that way. Avoid health risks on the high seas with some expert advice on staying healthy at sea. We've sat down with Dr. Robert Wheeler, a former medical doctor aboard various cruise ships and the current in-house medical director for On Call International, a company that provides customized travel and medical assistance packages. Herewith his insights from our Q&A session, primed for keeping you healthy at sea.

    Posted by Elissa Richard on February 26, 2012 at 9:50:30 AM EST in Cruises
  • New York City’s Best Vacation Workouts

    With such busy day-to-day schedules, it can be tough to fit in a regular exercise regimen. One easy way to make time for some cardio and sculpting (and to indulge in pasta at Babbo guilt-free) is by booking a class during your vacation. In New York City, several specialty workout classes have evolved to target and tone just about any body part. Here are our top five picks.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on February 22, 2012 at 2:21:57 PM EST in Trip Ideas

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