First Time Traveler Tips

2016 Top 5 Travel Apps

POSTED July 22nd 2016 BY Travel Writer
Apps are intended to make every part of your life easier especially while traveling. Travel Apps vary from helping you pack less, to planning trips intelligently, to even having access to world maps and languages that can help you communicate and travel easily within your destination. Here are 5 mobile apps you need to check out for your travel plans in 2016. Hopper- Airfare Predictions...
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No Passport? No Problem!

POSTED June 22nd 2016 BY Travel Writer
No passport? No problem that is if you are starting your travel from a US location and want to visit a tropical destination that is a US territory. Consider Guam, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands as your next getaway destination. Besides not needing a passport which can be expensive to get  ($165 per traveler) additional benefits of visiting any of these locations is...
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Your Guide to Glamping

POSTED June 1st 2016 BY Travel Writer
What is Glamping? Glamping is all in the name. It is a glamorous way of camping and one of the latest travel trends. Forget the stress of bringing a tent, sleeping bag, and the extra layers of clothes for warmth. Glamping pivots on a high level of service that focuses on the complete comfort of the guests. Offered in almost every continent in the world...
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Women’s Travel Essentials

POSTED May 10th 2016 BY Travel Writer
Women’s Travel Essentials Keep it Light for Peace of Mind Whether you’re packing, going out for a day of sight-seeing, or going out at night, you will want to keep it light.  Our advice, plan ahead on what you will carry in your bag and on your person. A few moments of planning before you go are worth it, take it from a woman who...
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2 Must-Dos When Booking Hotel Rooms

POSTED February 11th 2016 BY Travel Writer
Security then comfort should be your priorities after location when selecting a hotel room. Communicate your wishes at the time when making a reservation. Be sure to follow up with the front desk, not the reservations group, 24 hours before you arrive.
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First Time Travelers

POSTED January 14th 2016 BY Ellen
Preparation can help cut down on travel delays inexperienced and experienced travelers alike can help ease airport security delays by following these simple guidelines: Before you leave home: Reconfirm your flight. Reconfirm your flight directly with the airline 24 to 48 hours before departure. Pack Smart Here’s a great packing guide with information. Place “Stop” Orders and Advance Payments when applicable. Once your travel is...
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9 Tips for In Flight Comfort

POSTED December 28th 2015 BY Ellen
These are 9 simple reminders about what you can actually do to be more comfortable during your time on board. Sit in bulkhead or exit row aisles. Bulkheads offer extra leg room and no one can recline his seat back into your face. Remember that you have to store your carry-on luggage in the overheads though. Exit rows have the luxury of extra foot room,...
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Best Ways to Save on Holiday Travel

POSTED November 10th 2015 BY Travel Writer
Holidays are stressful enough without having to overpay for travel. Follow these 3 rules to save money on airfare and to increase your peace of mind. These are the top three savings tips from frequent flyers and industry experts.   Rethink your travel dates and or times The holidays themselves or their eves are usually the cheapest days to fly.  At first it may not...
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Warm Places for Winter Travel

POSTED November 5th 2015 BY Travel Writer
Hot Winter Escapes! Hello warm, hot or balmy winter escapes! This just might be the inspiration you need to plan and book a retreat from the winter blahs. Check when your passport expires Stay in the United States or venture to a more exotic local. If going outside of the US make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months beyond your return...
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