Travel Tips

6 of My Favorite Books to Read While Traveling

January 4, 2015

Some people like to think “It’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey.” Personally, when it comes to actually traveling, I 100 percent disagree.  I don’t actually enjoy flying, riding a bus or train, or riding as a passenger in a car.  This gets rough when traveling long distances.  Thankfully for me, my longest plane ride […]

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5 Tips and Tricks to Traveling this Holiday Season (By Car)

December 24, 2014

The December Holidays are often the busiest season to travel.  There are so many more people traveling, especially by car, and this can lead to many more accidents out on the road. With this knowledge in mind, I’ve made a short video of 5 Tips and Tricks to Traveling this Holiday Season by Car.   […]

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How a Book on Clearing Clutter Made Our Travel Packing Easier

December 9, 2014

Japanese tidiness consultant Marie Kondo believes that clearing the clutter from your living space will change your life. Her new book, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing is a best-seller and there is a three-month waiting list for her consulting services in Japan. While on a flight last month, […]

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6 Good Reasons to Travel Internationally During U.S. Thanksgiving

November 25, 2014

During a recent TravelSkills Travel Chat on Twitter, many frequent travelers advised that they stay home during the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday, because travel by air and highway  is intense. It is. The Sunday after Thanksgiving is usually one of the busiest flight days of the year. For most of the past 12 years, our tradition for the week […]

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