travel

Safety on the road and at home

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The importance of personal security is at an all time high and over the years I have come up with some great ways to stay safe at home and on the road because you never know when a predator is on your tail. There is a device on the...

Holiday travel tips

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The holidays are one of the most popular times of year to travel and it’s important to be prepared to deal with the rush. Here are some ideas: I was on an airplane flying from Atlanta to San Diego. There was a young child several rows in front of...

Tips for easier travel

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Are you heading out of town for work or fun? I travel quite a bit because of my job, and one hotel I once stayed at, amazingly, didn’t have a desk in the room. I get a lot of work done in hotel rooms, so a desk is an...

A desk in a pinch

I travel quite a bit because of my job, and one hotel I once stayed at, amazingly, didn’t have a desk in the room. I get a lot of work done in hotel rooms, so a desk is an essential. What did I do? Simple ‘ I used the...

Shoe savers

You know those long plastic bags that your newspapers come in? Hang on to them. They’re great for holding your shoes when packing them in your luggage.

The price is right

There’s a cool website out now called www.biddingfortravel.com. The sole purpose of this site is to give you an idea of what prices are being accepted and rejected on Priceline.com. The website helps you do a better job of bidding.

Protect your shorts

When you pack glass items, like perfume or cologne, make sure you put them in rolled-up socks. The socks will cushion them and hopefully keep them from breaking. I also recommend putting your sunglasses in a sock if you don’t have a case for them. I actually had a...

Total recall

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Before you put all of your items in your suitcase, take a picture of them with your digital camera or cell phone. If the airline loses your luggage, which is always a distinct possibility, you’ll have a record of what was lost. This picture will be handy when you’re...