How To Get Through Airport Security in 5 Minutes

How To Get Through Airport Security in 5 Minutes

Posted by: on Jan 29, 2014 | No Comments

You’re psyched for vacation – bags are packed, you’re wearing a comfy-yet-chic travel outfit and you’ve arrived at the airport. Everything is great until you spot the security line…. and it’s a mile long. Sound familiar? Then you need to read on because a new service allows you to SKIP right to the front.

7 Things To Expect When You Travel to Morocco

7 Things To Expect When You Travel to Morocco

Posted by: on Jan 8, 2014 | One Comment

Before I took off for my first Morocco trip, I read all the basic travel warnings about what to expect. I expected to see women dressed conservatively. I expected to haggle for things while I was shopping. I expected to eat tagines and see amazing architecture. But what didn’t I expect that I wish I’d prepared for? Here’s a list of 7 things…

How to Survive a Trip on the Chinatown Bus: 6 Tips

How to Survive a Trip on the Chinatown Bus: 6 Tips

Posted by: on Dec 2, 2013 | No Comments

The Chinatown buses have long been my favorite method of transportation between New York and Boston. Recently both the Lucky Star and Fung Wah bus companies were shut down by the government due to safety violations, but I’m happy to report that Lucky Star is BACK, and Fung Wah is probably not far behind.

The Busy Gal’s (or Guy’s) Guide To Easily Earning Airline Miles

The Busy Gal’s (or Guy’s) Guide To Easily Earning Airline Miles

Posted by: on Nov 20, 2013 | No Comments

There are tons of “travel hacking” articles out there that explain how to travel for free – and some of them can produce seriously amazing results. But half the time when I read these, I find myself scratching my head and saying, HUH?

11 Ways To Motivate Yourself To Travel More

11 Ways To Motivate Yourself To Travel More

Posted by: on Oct 25, 2013 | One Comment

Why are you sitting here, reading this right now, instead of being on a fabulous trip? Trust me, I’ve heard all the excuses: you’re too busy with work, you don’t have vacation time, and on top of that you can’t afford it. Well all those reasons are silly.