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Be Aware of “Rogue” or Free Wi-Fi Networks

POSTED April 30th 2017 BY Beth Williams
If you use so-called ‘free’ Wi-Fi networks while at your favorite cafe or while traveling, you might get more than you bargained for. Protect yourself – and your identity – with these simple tips. You’re sitting in an airport lounge and seize the chance to check your e-mails before your flight departs. You log on and are tempted by a wireless Internet provider offering free...
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2 Must-Dos When Booking Hotel Rooms

POSTED February 11th 2017 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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Could You be a Victim of Theft at the Beach or Pool?

POSTED December 3rd 2016 BY Beth Williams
Thefts at beaches and pools increase during the busy vacation season when tourists and locals visit. Beachgoers leave their wallets, cell phones, cameras or other valuables on the beach while they go for a swim.  Most think they don’t have an alternative but to leave their property unattended or guarded. Some are clever enough to “hide”  their valuables under a towel, but in a blink...
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Top 6 Hotel and Resort Safety Tips

POSTED September 15th 2016 BY Travel Writer
These are the top hotel safety tips that frequent travelers and experts agree on. Upon Checking In Request a room that’s not on the ground floor. Security experts agree that staying between the third and sixth floors – where rooms are high enough to avoid easy break-ins and are low enough to be reached by fire engine ladders in the event of an emergency are...
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Doing Laundry in Your Hotel Room

POSTED July 4th 2016 BY Beth Williams
Chances are that if you travel for more than a few days you may find that you get an evening chore of doing a bit of laundry in the sink of your hotel or B&B. Never done laundry by hand?  It’s pretty simple.  See the travel size laundry essentials you must pack. Here’s a quick guide to doing laundry or washing clothes in your sink....
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