Travel is exciting ... until it's not. The weeks before a trip are busy and fun. You're booking restaurants, anticipating activities, and planning your travel clothing. And then suddenly, after all the buildup, you're on a plane with nothing to do. Air travel can be at best tedious, and at worst anxiety producing. I've put … Continue reading 21 Things to Do On a Plane That’ll Make Time FLY
Getting ready to air travel is exciting; we pick our seats, plan our traveling outfits, and download some entertainment for the flight. And then we begin to pack. That's when we decide what bags to carry onboard the plane. And we start rationalizing... 'duffel bags will fit the bag sizer if they're squished a bit.' … Continue reading How to Measure Carry-On Bags & more luggage questions (2023)
How to create a travel journal that will be useful, easy to keep, and a great keepsake of your trip.
Have you ever forgotten an essential item on your trips? Or come home with a heavy suitcase full of unworn clothing? Using a packing list app will be one the best travel tools you'll find to make your trips easier. Whether you are going on an around the world adventure, or off to visit family, … Continue reading 5 Best Packing List for Vacation Apps: Travelers Over 50 Approved
How to stay organized on a long trip. Suggestions for organization on a multi-destination tour.
"Stress-Free Travel"? Is there such a thing? Perhaps, but only if you travel close to home on familiar paths. But what's the fun in that? If you're willing to leave your comfort zone, work a bit at travel safety, and invest in some anti-theft accessories, you'll be rewarded with peace of mind, great adventures and … Continue reading 10 Proven Tips for Stress-Free Travel
A long haul flight is at once boring and exhausting. A First or Business Class seat allows you to stretch out, eat good food and use the time as a spa day. And you get a pretty little bag full of goodies - everything from breath mints to shoe polish! Unfortunately most of us walk … Continue reading How to Survive Long Flights in Economy: be comfortable on a long haul flight