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  • February 11, 2014 | 32 (# of comments)
    Photo Courtesy of Polk County IowaTune in to the news and you will hear about the spate of cold weather in the U.S. and other parts of the world. If you are planning on being outdoors as part of your travels, a hand warmer might be on your list of...
  • February 04, 2014 | 24 (# of comments)
    Photo Courtesy of www.crh.noaa.govValentine’s Day is just around the corner, so I thought it would be a good idea to dedicate this week’s travel tips to Valentine’s Day related items. Here are some common items we see around this time of year....
  • January 28, 2014 | 17 (# of comments)
    Photo Courtesy of www.goodyearaz.govWith masses of people expected to travel to and from the New York area for Super Bowl XLVIII, I thought that a few tips on getting in and out of the area as conveniently as possible would help.Thousands of...
  • January 14, 2014 | 30 (# of comments)
    Items are frequently left behind at TSA checkpoints, whether from seasoned travelers or first-time fliers. I can attest that it is an empty feeling when you realize that you left something behind, especially when you realize it at 30,000 feet in the...
  • January 07, 2014 | 96 (# of comments)
    Whether travelers are taking them on the road, or bringing them back from their adventures, alcoholic beverages are item that travelers often pack in their baggage. This is fine as long as a few guidelines are followed when packing.Carry-on...
  • December 17, 2013 | 23 (# of comments)
    I’m sure many of our readers have been in and out of stores and online catalog shopping this Christmas season. Well, consider this post as your one-stop shopping page for travel information if you’re traveling this month. However, if you don’t find...
  • December 03, 2013 | 23 (# of comments)
    Here’s your travel tip for this week: Enjoying the benefits of TSA Pre✓® just got a little easier with the rollout of the new application process.Starting tomorrow (Dec. 4), interested travelers may enroll directly into TSA Pre✓® for expedited...
  • November 26, 2013 | 26 (# of comments)
    With the busiest travel time of the year upon us, I thought it might be a good idea to offer a few reminders and tips for today’s post.First off, if you haven’t already, plan ahead and read our Thanksgiving Travel Tips post. It’s chocked full o’...
  • November 19, 2013 | 73 (# of comments)
    Along with books and electronic gadgets, knitting is a very popular soother and a great way to pass the time. With the holiday travel season right around the corner, I’m sure some of you are wondering if you can travel with knitting needles.Well,...
  • November 15, 2013 | 12 (# of comments)
    As in past years, I have again put together a list of helpful travel tips and links to make your holiday travel a little easier.TSA Pre✓® and other Risk Based Expedited Screening: TSA continues to expand TSA Pre✓®, anprescreening initiative designed...

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