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Travel Product of the Week: Mujjo Leather Wallet Case for iPhone 6

Designed by Mujjo, this Leather Wallet Case for iPhone 6 holds two or three of your essential cards (basically your … Read More

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New NEXUS Machines Require Your NEXUS Card

If you travel to and from Canada often, then I highly recommend getting NEXUS. It’s basically the same thing as Global … Read More

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A Fall Weekend in New Haven, Connecticut

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I’ve always loved university towns, and New Haven is no exception. New Haven is well known as home to Yale University and thus a lively cultural center has sprouted up around it. It's one of Connecticut’s larger cities, and worth a visit. Here's … Read More

Travel Video of the Week: Shepard Smith Blasts Media for Ebola Hysteria


Anyone freaked out about Ebola should check out Fox's Shepard Smith blasting the media for its "hysterical and irresponsible" Ebola coverage (above). I wasn't expecting that, and I just added it to my Ebola Travel Resource Page. … Read More

Travel Website of the Week: Who To Tip

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Who To Tip is a very basic site with its share of grammatical errors, but it does do one thing very well: help travelers know who and how to tip in over 75 countries in the world—from Argentina to Vietnam. The information is detailed and thorough, and it can … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Careful by the Subway Door

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Careful by the Subway Door When riding any subway or train in the world and sitting (or standing) by the door, be sure to safeguard your belongings. It's easier than you'd think for a thief to grab your bag, wallet or phone just as the door closes—and if that … Read More

Travel App of the Week: Salk’s Airport Transit Guide

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Salk's Airport Transit Guide recently got my attention when business travel writer Joe Brancatelli called it “an absolutely essential app that improves the quality of life on the road…the bible for travelers…[that] will save them dollars from day one, as it … Read More

Travel Style: Kim Button

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Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Kim Button Occupation: Freelance Journalist, TV … Read More

Travel Tip of the Day: Lufthansa Pilots Striking Again


Lufthansa Pilots Striking Again As detailed in this Skift post and this BBC News post, Lufthansa pilots are striking again—for 35 hours starting today and ending tomorrow local time at midnight. The issue at the center of the strike is "transition payment for … Read More

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Passport Stickers


Passport Stickers Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from Karol H., who says: "I am a retired flight attendant. When traveling with my family of 5, I am 'in charge' of the passports. With … Read More