Find a Hotel Near Campus
Jan30

Find a Hotel Near Campus

It’s easy to find a hotel near campus! Search by either name of the college or university, or enter the name of the city you plan to visit.  ...

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Travel Planning Resources
Jan27

Travel Planning Resources

Travel planning? It’s what we do! Take a look at these resources to take your planning to the next level.

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Smart College Founder Discusses Lodging Trends & Technology
Mar03

Smart College Founder Discusses Lodging Trends & Technology

Smart College Visit founder to be guest lecturer tonight at Virginia Tech.

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Travel Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit
Aug05

Travel Safely: The Ultimate Medical Kit

Recently, I received an email from my husband with the subject line, “luck ran out.” It sure did… Based on many of our travel adventures, here’s my advice for being prepared and traveling safely…

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Travel Checklist for Winter Campus Tours
Feb01

Travel Checklist for Winter Campus Tours

It goes without saying that it’s important to know the weather forecast before you set out on the road to visit college, but you should also prep your car, update your mobile apps, and pack a smile or two.

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Travel Checklist for Summer Campus Tours
Jun17

Travel Checklist for Summer Campus Tours

Packing for a summer campus tour? What’s on your travel checklist? Don’t forget to bring: Sun Glasses Sunscreen Water Bottle Hat Wait! I know what you’re thinking…same as your “take to the beach” list, right? Exactly. Campus tours are usually scheduled between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and they last for at least an hour which means you’ll be walking around campus during the heat of the day. Come prepared. Protect yourself from the sun with a hat and sunscreen. Stay hydrated and keep as cool as you can, especially once the dog days of summer roll around. Oh, and don’t forget the camera or smart phone–you’ll want it when you run across one of the campus focal points. For more tips on travel and campus visits, see our section on College Visit Travel...

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