Does your next travel plan include taking to the friendly skies via air travel? Whether you check luggage, or travel only by carry-on bags, there are specific items that can enhance your in-flight comfort and well-being, and help you arrive refreshed and ready to hit the road. In addition to my security-qualified identification and flight boarding passes, I don’t leave home without these 15 travel essentials. Some
The dreaded airport and airline flight delays. Practically every traveler has experienced the unpleasantness. Sadly, being caught up in a flight delay is something beyond an air traveler’s control. Or is it? Can you actually do something that could minimize the risk of a flight delay, or perhaps avoid one altogether? Would you be surprised to learn that yes, there are steps you can take to reduce
Heading out on the road this Holiday season? Planning a road trip of epic proportion? All those other holiday drivers can lead to freeway frenzy, highway hazards, and long hours inside a moving vehicle. That epic road trip may result in seemingly endless hours on the open road. So what’s there to do when stuck for hours on end seatbelted within the confines of a car? Play
Airfare is often the biggest expense for travelers. Who doesn’t want to cut down on how much they pay for that flight! Saving here means more money to spend there. Consider these top tips before you book that next vacation, and you might just save yourself a bundle. My Top Five Tips for Finding Your Best Airfare. Not sure how to find your best airfare?
Are you planning an upcoming vacation that includes air travel? Do you know when the best time might be to purchase your airline tickets? How do you know if that current airfare is a good price? Should you buy your tickets now, or maybe wait another month? Is there a flight prediction tool that can help save money on your next airfare purchase? If you’ve asked
Planning a drive into unfamiliar territory? Exploring regions off the grid, no cell signal or internet connection for miles and miles? Want to cut down on expensive international mobile data fees? Looking for alternatives to that big book of road maps? Then you need the Google Maps App and it’s awesome Offline Maps feature! Did you know that, with the Google Maps app, you can
Are you planning that next dream vacation? Heading out of town for a fab family reunion? A road trip in your near future? Will you be staying in a hotel? Then you need to read this post now! Don’t book that next hotel stay until you’ve reviewed each and every one of these seven checks. Ensure you are getting exactly what you want – and don’t want
Travel. Funny how one simple word can prompt so many different meanderings of the mind. Swaying palm trees along a sun-bathed beach. Picture perfect mountain vistas shimmering in the distance. Cities brimming with nightlife and a cornucopia of delectable foods. A much-sought after escape from one’s every day life. A necessity for one’s employment. Ah yes, travel. A word that is ubiquitous the world over. The word alone
Summer has finally arrived! You know what that means … it’s time for a good old fashioned road trip. Like many summer travelers, we too will be hitting the open road. Our destination? A 1400 mile national park adventure through Colorado and Utah. But more on that later. Today is all about the travel apps I consider essential for our upcoming road trip. You too may want
This is Part 2 of a 3-part series. Check out my other posts: 7 Reasons Why You Will Love The U.S. National Park Service’s Fee Free Days 7 Budget-Friendly Reasons Why National Parks Make Awesome Vacations ——————————————————————————————– Did you know that practically anywhere you stand in the United Sates, you are less than 100 miles from a designated national park, monument, shoreline, trail or historic site?