Travel Tip of the Day: Find Vegetarian Food on the Road

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Find Vegetarian Food on the Road I’m not vegetarian, but I always hear from my friends who are that one of their biggest challenges is traveling, since it means they have to eat out often. For those that can’t rent an apartment or stay with friends/family (and so for whom eating in isn’t an option), VegOut should make […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Best Seats on American’s New A321

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Best Seats on American’s New A321 I just flew L.A. to Miami on one of AA’s brand-spanking-new A321 planes, which are so new that SeatGuru.com and SeatExpert.com don’t even have them listed yet. As I wrote in this post, it’s a beautiful plane but American put one (or three) too many rows in it, so even […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Open Your Hotel Safe the Night Before

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Open Your Hotel Safe the Night Before Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Del C., who builds on Wednesday’s “shoe in the safe” tip by saying: “The shoe in the safe is a good idea, but in addition, we do NOT […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Photograph Your Prescriptions

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Photograph Your Prescriptions Back in May, my dad and I went on Windstar Star Pride’s inaugural cruise from Barcelona to Rome. Our first port was Sete, France, a sleepy little French seaside port known as Cette until 1928. The highlight for me, besides getting one of the best ham and cheese sandwiches I’ve ever had, was […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Put a Shoe in the Safe

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Put a Shoe in the Safe If you like to use the safe when you stay in a hotel, but worry you’re going to forget you’ve left your valuables in there, here’s a solution: Put one of your shoes in the safe with your belongings the night before you leave. That way, when it’s time to leave […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Adobe Photoshop Express

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Download Adobe Photoshop Express Yesterday, I wrote about the Pro HDR camera app that I learned about from my friend Gary Arndt, an award-winning photographer. What I failed to mention is the other photo app Gary told me to download: Photoshop Express, which is free on both iOS and Android. Photoshop Express makes photo editing […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Download Pro HDR

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Download Pro HDR I was recently in beautiful Alberta, Canada and while I was there I met up with one my travel colleagues and award-winning photographer Gary Arndt (you can follow him on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest). While we were having dinner, we stepped outside to take a picture of the sunset. We both pulled out our smartphones and snapped photos, […]

Reader Travel Tip of the Day: Front Pockets

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Front Pockets Each Friday, we’re featuring a reader-submitted tip as our Travel Tip of the Day. This week’s tip comes from reader Luisa R., who says: “I always travel with pants that have good front pockets. They make a good place to keep small amounts of cash and allow for quick access to other needed items.” Just the […]