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New TSA rule for carry-on and powders

POSTED June 27th 2018 BY Travel Writer
The smart traveler should now allow for even more time to move through the TSA security screen process. Along with liquids powders are now being regulated as to how much you can have in your carry-on when you board a plane. If you have more than is allowed, you’ll be forced to throw it out. The TSA now says that more than 12 ounces of powder will...
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Will Your ID be Valid for Your Next Flight?

POSTED June 26th 2018 BY Travel Writer
What you need to know about how the Real ID ACT will affect how you board a plane. Will the TSA accept your driver’s license as ID? The Real ID act is a piece of legislation that imposes much stricter measures on how people can obtain a driver’s license and sets more thorough standards as to what will be displayed on them. Why is this important...
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Why You Need to Pack a Portable Travelsafe

POSTED June 22nd 2018 BY Travel Writer
Your laptop, phone, and wallet are not just valuable to you, they are valuable to others too, so protect your gear virtually anywhere with a portable safe. Safes are no longer just metal boxes, and they’re definitely not just for homes, portable travel safes offer security in hotels, vacation rentals, vehicles, RVs, boats, offices, dorms, and even outdoors too! The latest safe designs are packable and...
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Portable Travel Carbon Monoxide Alarm

POSTED June 5th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Recently the news reported a sad story about a family from Iowa killed in their room while they slept by what was suspected to be to a Carbon Monoxide poisoning. While not a common occurrence carbon monoxide leaks can happen at hotels, private vacation home rentals, and even at home. One simple item about the size of a pack of cigarettes can protect your’s and your...
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What You Can and Cannot Take on Airplanes

POSTED May 25th 2018 BY Beth Williams
To breeze through the TSA process proper planning and packing will expedite the screening process. Know what you can pack in your carry on bag and checked baggage before arriving at the airport by reviewing the lists below. Even if an item is generally permitted, it may be subject to additional screening or not allowed through the checkpoint if it triggers an alarm during the...
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What’s the Difference Between a Travel Charger and Adapter

POSTED May 10th 2018 BY Travel Writer
Travel Adapters vs Converters Most of the time, you will need adapter plugs when traveling however in some cases, you may need a voltage converter. Travel Tips  – Pack travel adapters and phone charges in your carry-on luggage. If your suitcase is lost, you will still be able to charge your cell phone & camera. Surprisingly, adapters are difficult to find in other countries. We...
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