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

If you read our blog or visit our site often, then you already know that we offer great travel planning resources. At SmartCollegeVisit.com, you can: search for colleges get directions to campus find hotels closest to campus explore restaurants near campus and, track your college visits However, we recognize that you may want more…more options, more travel resources and more travel tools to choose from, so here’s a list of...

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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 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...

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Travel Bill of Rights
May22

Travel Bill of Rights

With campus tours and college visits upon you, there are sure to be several nights spent in hotels. Travel has changed so much over the years and hotels, in general, are well run and efficient, but sometimes there is a glitch in the system.  Know your rights so you can sleep soundly. 1. Request the room you want. When you check-in at a hotel, your room is typically assigned automatically by a computer which makes tracking efficient...

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