From secret spots and bucket-list destinations to life-changing gadgets and booking tips, here's your round-up of need-to-know travel news and daily delights.

By Lindsey Campbell
Updated: January 21, 2017
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The first thing you do when you get to airport is, of course, check in and print off your boarding pass. Next step: check your gate number and head to security, willing the line to be short the whole way there. But, have you ever stopped to think about all those other numbers on your boarding pass? From what you’ll be eating to how likely you are to be upgraded, it holds a ton of information. This helpful graphic spells it all out for you. [Huffington Post]

This family was enjoying an all-American national park vacation when they got the surprise of a lifetime. As they were driving through the park they came across a bear. As they slowed to take photos, the bear proceeded to open the passenger car door causing the kids in the back seat to (understandably) scream their heads off—watch it all take place, here. [Telegraph]

All-inclusive resorts are a great way to save yourself money (and hassle!) on vacation, but knowing all the details is key. Here, a must-know list filled with everything you need to know about booking a comprehensive beach getaway. [Mashable]

It’s summer, which means it’s time to head outdoors and enjoy the beautiful weather. Where better to soak up the sun than in some of the best waterfront cities around? [Business Insider]

Lindsey Campbell is the Associate Audience Engagement Editor. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @lyndzicampbell.