My husband and I have been living full time in vacation rentals for almost four years, traveling the world without a home base. Our vagabond life has taken us places as disparate as Buenos Aires and Morocco, Paris and Florida, and until we actually open the door of a place we’ve reserved, we’re never quite… Read More
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Whether you’re staying home for the holidays or celebrating abroad, you’ll most likely need to buy a few gifts. Read on for our favorite gift ideas, updates on what’s allowed through security and tips for traveling with gifts. Traveling with Edible Gifts Edible gifts are a great way to share your heritage or culinary talents… Read More
Find great gifts for every traveler on your list with Samantha Brown’s Gift Picks. “Want to know what I love most about winter? Turtlenecks! Especially a lightweight one like this, with a beautiful texture.” Shop the Honeycomb Cowlneck Sweater >> “This has become my jewel-toned travel companion that I wrap around my neck… Read More
Planning your trip sets the stage for travel dreams to take flight. Once you’ve gotten Part 1 of your vacation checklist under wraps, you can turn your attention to take-off and landing. Read our travel tips for comfortable flying, staying connected, best travel accessories and how to prep for arrival and sightseeing. Finding the Best… Read More
The changing world of travel brings with it new security challenges, such as the risk of personal information theft by unseen RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) readers. Below you’ll find additional information about RFID, how to protect your vital personal information from cyber-thieves, as well as tips for navigating the world of security. Protecting Your Identity… Read More
Afraid of looking like a tacky American? Here are some tips to add some style and stay packable. Fashion designers in the U.S. always look to countries in Mediterranean Europe for inspiration. There is a reason for this. They are very snazzy dressers, both men and women. From a European’s point of view they dress… Read More