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Portable Door Locks for Travel

POSTED July 12th 2020 BY Travel Writer
Which Portable Door Lock / Alarm is Best for Your Travel Needs?  A portable door lock or a door stopper with an alarm can offer peace of mind for you and your family whether on vacation, for an overnight stay, or at home. Do you have a student in a dorm? Are you staying in a vacation rental or cabin? Chances are that many of...
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International Driver’s Permit or License-Steps to Get an IDP Before You Go

POSTED April 22nd 2020 BY Beth Williams
An international driver’s license or international driver’s permit known as an IDP is a must if you intend to drive overseas, check with the embassy or consulate of the countries you will visit to learn their driver’s license, road permit, and auto insurance requirements. The IDP allows you to drive a vehicle in a foreign country as long as you have a state-issued driver’s license....
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Which Trusted Traveler Program Should You Choose?

POSTED April 14th 2020 BY Travel Writer
Are you a leisure traveler or business traveler that plans on flying within the US or internationally during the next 5 years? Do you dread going through the TSA checkpoint? Decide which trusted traveler program is best to get you through the security line faster. Is it the TSA PreCheck or Global Entry program operated by the Department of Homeland Services (DHS). Both are designed...
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Trip Delayed – What to Do While You Wait

POSTED April 10th 2020 BY Travel Writer
The trip you’ve dreamed about is just deferred, not canceled. So make the most of the gift of extra time you have between now and the trip to enhance the experience to something you would not have achieved without it. Here’s what I mean. While you quarantine at home there are a few things you can do to upgrade your trip to a trip of...
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Spa Day at Home – Luxury Hotel Style

POSTED March 28th 2020 BY Travel Writer
While you’re waiting for your next trip enjoy a spa day at home, luxury hotel style. It’ll feel like a mini-vacation. Escape from the daily routine for a couple of hours to recharge, reset, and de-stress. A little bit of “me time, spa-style” can be as rejuvenating as time (and a lot of money) spent at a luxury spa. Get the same benefits all while...
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What You Can Do to Prevent DVT In Flight

POSTED March 14th 2020 BY Travel Writer
You’ve heard that you should take measures to prevent dvt in flight. You’re smart to think about preventing deep vein thrombosis or DVT in your legs during a long flight and dangers of a clot traveling and becoming a pulmonary embolism. Do you have an upcoming flight that is longer, and is there anything you can do to minimize your chances of getting a potentially...
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