Travel


Seven things you don’t want to ask a flight attendant!

Hardly a week goes by without hearing news about a customer service-related meltdown that occurred on a flight. Often, it involves an interaction between airline personnel and customers.  Many of these public relations nightmares for the airlines could be avoided if both the flying public and the airline personnel were...

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The four worst things to be wearing when going through TSA security at the airport!

We all have to endure security checks by TSA agents before getting to the departure gate. While it’s part of their job, we can make the ordeal a lot easier for them AND us by remembering not to wear things that will make security checks difficult and present an issue....

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6 things you want to FORGET when packing for a vacation!

Packing for a vacation can be stressful. Most of the stress is centered around the question of what to pack?  In an effort to be sure they don’t forget anything, many travelers end up over-packing. We thought it would be useful to mention a few items you NEVER NEED TO...

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How to pack a carry-on with a week’s worth of clothes!

Share This Infographic On Your Site         In this age of air travel, packing your suitcase presents challenges. The fear of losing your luggage (even if it’s unlikely) combined with the fees for checked luggage makes one think twice about what to pack and how to pack...

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8 “travel basics” any woman should include on a trip

When it comes to packing the “right” things for a trip, renowned fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg said it best... “I get ideas about what’s essential when packing my suitcase.” You probably know that the biggest mistake people make when packing is over-packing. You want to pack only what is...

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6 things to always have in your carry-on bag when traveling

Anyone traveling today would be wise to pack some essential items in their carry-on bag. These are the things you might need during the flight or don’t want to risk losing by packing in checked luggage.  Depending on the size of your carry-on bag, you could take a lot more...

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Seven things NOT to pack in your checked luggage when traveling

Keeping up on the TSA rules regarding what you can carry-on or check in your luggage can be difficult. A simple rule to follow is “when in doubt, leave it out!” A rude encounter with a TSA agent confiscating something that doesn’t pass security can ruin your whole trip. Of...

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The 7 most common things we forget to pack when traveling

If you’re like me, packing for a trip can be riddled with anxiety. I want to be sure to pack everything I need.  The last thing I want to do is get to my destination only to find out I forgot to pack that simplest, but most essential item (can...

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6 tips to remember when traveling with Jewelry

Whether it is a personal vacation or a business trip, deciding to take some “bling” along as you travel requires some planning.  While jewelry can be a great accessory for any wardrobe, you want to follow some simple, but important, rules while on the road to be sure your jewelry...

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