November 18, 2019

Best Gifts for Travelers

From stocking stuffers to airport must-haves, we’ve got something for everyone on this list. We hope this list has given you a few good gift ideas for the travelers in your life.

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October 28, 2019

US Map Series – Part 1: Out West

Here at AurTravel, we like to explore and experience everything we can across the globe. But sometimes in our search for adventure we forget about some of the worldly beauties we can experience a little closer to home. Over the next few months, we’re going to take you on a tour of the U.S. separated by region, starting with the West!

The West is categorized as California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, Montana, Wyoming, and Colorado. It is full of national and state parks for you to explore and observe. So if you’re ready to lace up your hiking boots and go on an adventure, one of these Western states could be just the place for you!

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August 29, 2016

Leaf Peeping in New England!

The air is turning crisp and cooler; the season is about to change. It’s New England’s famous season: fall. From Vermont to Massachusetts to Maine, colors will start to change late September through October.

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April 25, 2016

London is a marvel of a city

London is a marvel of a city. The town and its environs evoke images of grand landmarks, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, the Palaces, Tower of London and the Ravens. However, London in all its iconic pageantry also holds experiences to cross generations and interests.

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March 29, 2016

Experiential Travel – It’s Nice to Meet You!

Imagine traveling to Tanzania for a safari. Not just any safari, but an in-depth exploration that will cover not only the wildlife, but also a Masai village where you will learn about the local culture and how they are building better lives for themselves and their village. Then you will meet with a National Geographic-sponsored researcher to learn more about animal research and conservation efforts throughout the Serengeti.

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March 8, 2016

Experiential Travel: Spa and Wellness

With all of the hustle, stress, and worry that has become a part of our everyday lives, many of us want our vacations to be a time to focus on ourselves and unwind. Whether this means a day spent relaxing at the spa, trying a new fitness class, or exploring healthy foods, there is something to satisfy every need.

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February 29, 2016

Why Should I Use a Travel Agent?

One of the questions that first-time customers want to know is why they should choose to use a travel agent. Here are a few of the best reasons for using a travel agent when booking your next trip.

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April 8, 2013

Trust the Professionals

We’re so accustomed to having every possible convenience with a click of a mouse: checking emails, updating statuses, or even ordering a pizza. However, this instantly gratifying way of life can actually cause more damage than good. In the case of travel apps and websites, con artists and phishing pros are stealing thousands of your dollars through travel scams, turning convenience into a whole lot more inconvenience.

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September 10, 2012

Frequent Flyer Programs

Whether you travel frequently for your job, or travel once a year for a big vacation, frequent flyer programs may be beneficial for you. These programs reward a person with travel benefits based on the number of miles they fly on certain airlines. Rewards can include free tickets or free seat upgrades.

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July 9, 2012

Working with a Travel Agent: One Traveler’s Experience

Living on a single person’s salary with a mortgage, car payment, and plenty of other bills, I definitely don’t get to travel nearly as much as I’d like. But when I do, I want to know that my money is being well spent in places that I’ll enjoy. I also want my vacation to go as smoothly as possible. To do this, I prefer to work through a travel agent.

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