2022 is the year of all-round travel, and here’s why | local work

By NerdWallet French Sally For some travelers, all-inclusive hotels conjure up images of bland food served under a heat lamp in lush, vibrant destinations where guests never leave resort grounds. Lower class wines flow freely (goodies will cost you more), as a few overeating discourage the trip. This picture is changing, as hotel companies expand … Read more

The ‘Vengeance Journey’ started in 2021, but really comes back with revenge in the summer of 2022

The term “revenge travel” has become a popular way to describe consumers dusting off their itineraries that have been halted by the pandemic, but 2022 is poised to be an even bigger payoff for dog days in 2020. That’s because travel and all of its incidental spending is back even stronger compared to last year, … Read more

Capital One rewards can now be redeemed for cashback for travel

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe our readers will find useful. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. There is good news for Capital One cashback cardholders when it comes to travel benefits and … Read more

You have started preparing the technical budget and you should do that too

Before going to bed for one night last month, I got a text message: “I spent 459 rupees on my Amazon debit card.” I read the letter and fell asleep. Later, in the morning, when I woke up, I read the message again and wondered why Rs 459 was charged to my debit card. Then … Read more

The best global travel destinations for this year

Planning is part of the fun of taking a trip, and it turns out that more people are actually planning to travel for 2022 than they are actually traveling in 2019. But the number of Covid-19 cases, safety protocols, quarantine restrictions and hygiene are all key factors in making a travel decision in 2022, according … Read more

Tricks to find summer travel bargains

The majority of Americans — 7 out of 10 — plan to travel in the next 12 months for leisure, according to a February NerdWallet poll. Many Americans are looking to travel this summer, and most are hoping to find a good deal. Air travel is almost back to pre-pandemic levels. The number of travelers … Read more

Chase Sapphire Preferred’s new welcome bonus of $1,000 in travel

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe our readers will find useful. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. Travel prices are skyrocketing, and consumers eager to get on the road again after pandemic-related travel … Read more

Travel rewards are often more lucrative than cashback. Answer this 5-question quiz to see if the Travel Rewards Card is right for you

Is a Travel Rewards Credit Card the Right Choice for You? Getty Images With more than 6 in 10 US adults likely to take at least one vacation this summer, according to a new study from Bankrate, you might be wondering if it’s time to apply for a credit card with travel privileges. But just … Read more

Chase Sapphire Preferred Welcome Bonus of 80,000 points equals $1,000

Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles that we believe our readers will find useful. We earn commission from affiliate partners on many offers, but not all offers on Select are from affiliate partners. The Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card is a premium travel credit card with great benefits and perks, … Read more

War between Russia and Ukraine has limited impact on vacation bookings in Europe

Travelers who book luxury trips to Europe amid the Ukraine war haven’t been canceled, says travel consultant Jessica Griskavage of Runway Travel. Pictured, Grignian, France. Westend 61 | Westend 61 | Getty Images With the Russian invasion of Ukraine continuing with no end in sight, how are European vacation plans affecting Americans? It depends on … Read more