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Report: U.S. only advanced economy without guaranteed vacation

Planning a summer vacation? Congratulations. A study from the Center for Economic and Policy Research says that the United States is the only advanced economy in the world that doesn't guarantee workers paid vacation time.

Tuesday - 05/28/2013, 07:12am EDT

Tags: study, Center for Economic and Policy Research

Memorial Day travel advice: Leave when you don't want to leave

More than 30 million plan to hit the roads Memorial Day weekend.

Friday - 05/24/2013, 05:31am EDT

Tags: Bob Marbourg, memorial day, AAA, del walters, travel


Ocean City Air Show is on - without Blue Angels

While the Blue Angels have canceled all shows in light of sequestration, the Ocean City Air Show will happen as scheduled.

Tuesday - 05/21/2013, 03:37am EDT

Tags: Blue Angels, sequestration, ocean city air show, michelle basch, Ocean City,

Itching for vacation? Wait just a little longer

Many plan on taking some type of summer vacation, but the big question is: When?

Friday - 05/10/2013, 06:47am EDT

Tags: del walters, travel, wtop saves you money, Los Angeles Times, Hotwire, Priceline, summer

Don't get scammed this vacation season

The air is getting warmer and the days longer, and that means summer vacation planning is in full swing.

Wednesday - 05/08/2013, 05:55am EDT

Tags: scams, veronica robinson, craigslist

The best deals and destinations for summer travel

It's that time of year when many are deciding where to spend summer vacation. Jeanenne Tornatore, senior editor for, shares her ideas on the best deals and destinations for summer travel.

Monday - 04/29/2013, 03:21pm EDT

Tags: travel, vacation deals, summer, Jeanenne Tornatore


Police give safety tips for warm-weather home protection

Enjoy the warm weather, but beware of criminals. Arlington police are urging residents to use common sense when leaving their homes.

Sunday - 04/28/2013, 08:55am EDT

Tags: jamie forzato, safety tips,

New curb markings urge pedestrian safety in Ocean City

Ocean City will try to discourage pedestrians from crossing Coastal Highway in a seven-block area between 52nd and 59th streets with new, black and yellow curb-top markings that read, "NO PEDESTRIAN X'ING."

Thursday - 04/11/2013, 06:13am EDT

Tags: Ocean City, Hank Silverberg, pedestrian safety, tourism,

When to get the best vacation travel deals

With the start of spring, travelers may be planning their summer getaways. Find out when to get the best prices on flights.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 06:14am EDT

Tags: veronica robinson, wtop saves you money, travel, airfare,

Tips for staying healthy while traveling

For many, a mid-winter vacation is a must to escape the gray skies and cold temperatures of February. However, if you want to ensure that a golden tan is the only thing you bring back from your next trip, consider the health hazards associated with travel.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 04:20am EST

Tags: traveling, health, health tips, NBC News

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