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

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Designed by Mujjo, this Leather Wallet Case for iPhone 6 holds two or three of your essential cards (basically your driver’s license plus a debit and credit cards). It’s available in tan or black. The tan is crafted from vegetable-tanned leather and it has become the signature of this Dutch company’s collection and a hallmark of […]

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

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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.

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 help a lot when you’re traveling in an unfamiliar […]

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 happens, you’re almost definitely not getting it back. […]

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 has for me.” For more than 30 years Airport Transit Guide has been the guide that […]

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 Correspondent, Author and Blogger Hometown: Asheville, NC Residence: Orlando, Florida College: Furman University […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Lufthansa Pilots Striking Again

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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 those wanting to retire early,” and there’s no word yet on how the airline is […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Passport Stickers

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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 multiple stops on international flights it’s a pain to keep […]