Top 10 in Travel News: Week of February 18, 2015

American's pretty new 787

THE TOP 10 IN TRAVEL NEWS THIS WEEK: First Routes Announced for American Airlines’ 787 Dreamliner Scorpion stings flier on Alaska Airlines flight from L.A. SkyMall will fly again says @ScottevestCEO Korean Air executive jailed in ‘nut rage’ case Qantas Enforcing Dress Code in Business Lounges Starting April 1 United Airlines will not honor the […]

Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Gifts For Travelers


Not sure what to get the frequent traveler on your holiday shopping list? Stumped for ideas? I’ve rounded up 10 of my favorite products to give and to get in this year’s holiday gift guide: 1 SKITS Tech Case, $69.95 Regardless what type of traveler you’re shopping for, chances are they travel with an assortment […]

Scottevest 13th Anniversary Sale: 40% off today through Friday

Scottevest sale

Scottevest, one of my favorite brands anywhere and whose gear I wear almost every time I travel, is celebrating its 13th anniversary in a big way: by offering 14 of its top-selling items for 40% off for two full days. Use the promo code “13ANN” to lock it in. The sale starts today and runs […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Scottevest Security


Scottevest Security My last two tips were about safeguarding your money—one tip was mainly for men and the other was for women. But as a reader reminded me, one solution I neglected to mention was to get a Scottevest jacket or vest. Duh! I’m a huge fan of Scottevest products because they really have helped […]

Scottevest – The Jacket for the Trip of Your Life


If you know me, you know I get really excited about things that I love. If you ran into me this winter, you definitely heard me talking about my new Scottevest SeV Lola Jacket because it is like no other winter weather travel jacket I have owned before. I grew up in Connecticut and suffered […]

Product of the Week: HEmergency and SHEmergency Kits


I just returned from TBEX (Travel Bloggers conference) and one of the sponsors was Scottevest, which makes incredible travel clothes with multiple hidden pockets. The owner Scott Jordan is so amazing that he gave a travel vest to every single person who registered (over 700 people) and the vests cost more than the bloggers registrations. […]

Father’s Day Travel Gifts


According to the National Retail Federation’s 2011 Father’s Day Consumer Intentions Survey conducted by BIGresearch, Americans will spend a projected all-time high $11.1 billion in gifts for Father’s Day in 2012. The average individual will spend just over $100 on good ol’ pops, more than a ten dollar increase from last year. Luckily, discounts on fun gifts […]

Travel Product of the Week: Transformer Jacket


This past week Scott Jordan, founder of Scottevest, was on ABC’s hit show Shark Tank. I’m a huge fan of Scottevest because of its innovation and multiple pockets make it ideal for traveling. A couple of days ago Scottevest came out with the Transformer Jacket which is wind and water-resistant and can be rapidly transformed […]