Is cheap always better?

It never fails. Someone will find cheap airfare they just can’t pass up. But there are some pitfalls that you need to be aware of before booking the “too good to be true” airfare that you found.

TSA packing tips for checked luggage

Simple guidelines from the TSA about how to pack your checked luggage.

TSA tips on how to clear security more efficiently

In order to improve efficiency at airport security checkpoints, the TSA (Transportation Security Administration) has put together some tips to help you get through security checkpoints faster and more efficiently.

Words to Live By….

When is a Deal Really a Deal?

How do you evaluate the deluge of deals or specials from tour companies and cruise lines? Find out here.

100% Pure New Zealand

Traveling with Chronic Medical Conditions

This will be the first of many articles that will provide tips on how to travel with a vareity of chronic medical conditions, including Diabetes, gluten-free diets, Asthma, chronic heart & lung conditions, etc.

To Insure or Not to Insure: That is the Travel Question

You may have recently had the debate with yourself or with your travel partner. “Should we buy a travel insurance policy to protect the cost of our trip and any potential emergency medical costs or not?” Read more here about the importance of having travel insurance….

New Zealand’s South Island

I recently returned from New Zealand, where I spent 8 nights on the South Island with Contiki Vacations on their Scenic Southern tour (round trip out of Christchurch). My adventure started on October 27 as I boarded my 4 1/2 hour non-stop flight from Nashville to Los Angeles.  I then had a 5 hour layover […]