Are Hotel Rooms Sanitary?

Are Hotel Rooms Sanitary? Nope. Toby Keith sings, “I wish I didn’t know now what I didn’t know then…”   Exactly how I felt when I watched the movie “Contagion”, and then again when I read TravelMath’s article on Hotel Hygiene. I’m not a germaphobe, but I’ve spent enough time being sick either during or…

Five Tips for Surviving Long Flights

A good friend just spent four all-expense-paid days in Europe at an equipment show.  Although he wanted his wife to travel with him, she refused, and admonished him not to go on the grounds that he’d likely expire on the long flight from the west coast to Europe due to blood clots in his legs.…

Wearable Luggage

Airlines are still losing checked bags. A friend recently traveled to New Zealand to catch a once-in-a-lifetime cruise around both the north and south islands. Her airline delivered her and her travel partner safely to Auckland, but somehow managed to deliver her luggage to a different land mass. Boarding a ship for a two week…

April Travel Coupons – From Oahu to Las Vegas and Beyond

Coupons are out for great travel deals in April.  If you find one that looks appealing, you’d better act fast, because they won’t last.  These deals were compiled by BeFrugal.com, a site you’ll want to bookmark and visit often. If Oahu is one of your favorite tropical destinations, Travelocity has coupon for $100 off flight and hotel…