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Top Travel Gift Ideas

Top Travel Gifts for Him and Her– Give a thoughtful and unique gift they can use now and when they travel.  All these gift ideas are clever and practical so they’ll help get them there in comfort or keep their gear handy and secure. Not sure what to select? Choose a gift card and they’ll start packing whether...

RFID Pickpockets – Stop’em with RFID Blocki...

You may think of a pickpocket as a person that bumps into you to steal your wallet, but now there’s a different kind of pickpocketing and it’s called electronic pickpocketing. How do RFID pickpockets work, and why can they be so devastating?  Tech-savvy RFID pickpockets – which are also known as “digital...

How Much to Tip the Housekeeping Staff

You tip your hair stylist, you tip the waiter, do you tip the housekeeping staff when you stay in a hotel? The quick answer that etiquette experts recommend is $2-5 per day.  They also recommend that you leave a tip daily. Housekeeping staff can change daily, and you want  to make sure the person who takes care of your room...

Easy and Non Toxic Way to Detect & Kill Bed Bugs i...

Does your hotel bed have bed bugs?  Will you be bitten? You don’t want to wake up with red bites on your body whether you’re traveling for work or pleasure and you certainly don’t want to bring them home as a souvenir either! You also don’t want to sleep in a cloud of pesticides, so what’s the...

Best Body Pouch Styles for Travel and Security Go Hands...

Having your hands free to take pictures, read a guide book, or do anything else without having to put down a bag makes sight-seeing so much more enjoyable.  Plus, you eliminate the stress of worrying that your things will get lost or stolen.  Because not everyone carries the same things there are body pouch options for...

Pack Smart, Pack Light and Pack Right

Your best chance of packing just the right amount of clothes is to plan what you will wear each day or by activity re-using as many items as possible. How to pack a suitcase is a bit of an art.  Think a long sleeve shirt could be a light jacket over a t-shirt or be worn separately.  Over-packing will also leave less room in...

How to Sleep on a Plane

Sleeping on board an aircraft is tough but following the advice of seasoned travelers on how to sleep on a plane is a good start to getting the rest you crave. Selecting the right seat  can make a difference, some seats are better than other if you want to sleep.  Read on to learn how to avoid noisy passengers and other...

Italy – Top Pickpocket Locations in Rome

Rome, Italy – a city where many say civilization began – and a city that many report is the pickpocket capital of Italy.  Almost everyone going to Italy will visit Rome, justmake sure you keep track of your wallet and purse while visiting the great sites. Rome is a very large city packed full with ancient sites,...