Monthly Archives: May 2016

A Hodge Podge of Travel Tips and Stories

I’ve had these sitting in my inbox for awhile now so am finally setting them free into the blog universe!

Technology

The Power Grab at Airports Has a New Headache  Make sure you’re charged up in airports.

Using Apps to Ease the Headache of Navigating Airports  Whenever I’m headed to a new city, I always make sure to download a few useful apps. These apps are for specifically for navigating the airport and some are your Airlines app!

Traveling Solo

10 Reasons Why You Should Travel Solo I highly recommend you do this at least once in your travels! Even if it is just a weekend trip. It’s empowering to know that you’re doing it on your own.

Viajosola: Why Women Should Never Stop Traveling Alone #viajasola

Traveling and You

15 Reasons Why Frequent Travelers Are More Likely To Be Successful As noted above, traveling (alone or solo) is quite empowering and forces you to do things you wouldn’t do or try in your “normal” environment.

Saving Money and TIME!

There’s a Good Reason To Ditch Global Entry for NEXUS Still don’t have TSA PreCheck or Global Entry? Well then it’s time to take the plunge and get it and there’s a cheaper way to do it – NEXUS (although it’s limited to border states…).

Seriously though, you don’t have one of these programs? You’re missing out. I zip past travelers on my way through security and don’t have to take off my shoes, take my laptop out of my bag (unless going through “standard” lines), take out my toiletries, etc. It’s like the old days where you just showed up, plopped your stuff on the belt and walked through the metal detector.