Six Ways to Keep Luggage Safe When Traveling

Beyond the obvious advice of “don’t pack valuables in your luggage” there are six things you can do to insure you are reunited with your luggage and your belongings at the end of a trip: LOOK at your bag as you are packing it – Continue reading Six Ways to Keep Luggage Safe When Traveling

How to travel safely through airports

It’s that time of year. Americans pack their stuff and take off for places deemed better than their backyard. If you are one of those, and if you have not traveled much in the past decade, take some advice from a Road Warrior and make Continue reading How to travel safely through airports

9 Safety Tips You Need

It’s crazy out there, and the world is nuttier by the day. So it’s time to haul out the reminders. This is an email I just wrote for some female friends, but guys, you might want to think about these suggestions as well. Yes, this Continue reading 9 Safety Tips You Need

Travel Easier: Stay Healthy

[tweetmeme] Have you ever stepped on a plane feeling great only to walk off sick? It happens more than you think. You may have been sick before you left home and didn’t know it. But it’s more likely you caught it from someone else.  First Continue reading Travel Easier: Stay Healthy

Travel Easier. Remember SPC – part 3

[tweetmeme] There are ways to make air travel more pleasant for you and all those around you. On Friday we talked about SPC – Be Smart, Be Patient, and Be Considerate. Common Sense goes a long way. This is the third part in a series… Continue reading Travel Easier. Remember SPC – part 3

Travel Easier: Remember SPC – part 2

[tweetmeme] Yesterday we talked about the three things to think about when you travel this summer. Most of us will be on airplanes, so these tips focus there. Be Smart, Be Patient, and Be Considerate. These three mindsets will get you to your destinations more Continue reading Travel Easier: Remember SPC – part 2

Travel Easier: Remember SPC – part 1

[tweetmeme] It’s that time of year again – the airports will soon be packed. As we road warriors say, The Amateurs are out again! That’s not derogatory, it’s just true that many people only get on airplanes one or two times a year when they Continue reading Travel Easier: Remember SPC – part 1

Advice to the Infrequent Traveler

Haha – I was looking for the RT (ReTweet) button. Amazing how Twitter has taken over our lives so quickly! Bill Catlett from the Contented Cows Blog has written a great article for the amateurs out there who don’t travel as much as we Road Continue reading Advice to the Infrequent Traveler

Holy Smokes! Hawaii is on Sale!

I had to just get the word out there. I go to Hawaii every 6 weeks or so to work. The fares this summer for all travel have been a nightmare. Cuts into your profits. But – I just went online to book my Hawaii Continue reading Holy Smokes! Hawaii is on Sale!

Listen to your Echoes

It was about midnight last night that I first got a funny feeling about the trip. I was packed and ready to head to North Carolina in the morning. I usually listen to my intuition. Over the years when I talked myself out of those Continue reading Listen to your Echoes