There are still some things travelers can do to change plans or get a refund for at least part of the trip.
Stand up for your rights -- courteously -- and you just might get them.
Getting a better room at no extra cost is not as simple as it used to be. Here's how to pull it off.
Hotels, facing higher replacement costs as cotton prices rise, have turned to RFID chips to track the theft of linens.
It's difficult to comparison shop on the price of a hotel room if there are fees you didn't anticipate.
Think the trendiest hotels in the country are out of your price range? Not if you're smart.
Resorts, all-inclusives and even tourism agencies are discounting in big ways.
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