travel tips

Best Travel Apps to Snatch Last Minute Deals

Ready to take a last minute getaway or weekend trip? Use these travel apps and get the best deals! Going away for the weekend doesn’t mean you break your budget. With a little planning and the right resources, you two can score some nice trips and still save money. So if you’re looking at getting away […]

7 Tips for Traveling with Kids

Last month I traveled alone with a toddler for the first time in decades. It was a trip with my grandson Alex to visit his great-grandma and other relatives in the Midwest. The experience left me empathetic to fellow passengers in the same situation and renewed my appreciation of what parents do on a daily […]

Money Saving Apps for Travel

This is a money saving tip for the 50/50 Challenge. Wherever you are traveling in the world you will be sure to find an application that will help you to save some money, budget better and find wonderful places to enjoy food, drink and entertainment. 8 Money Saving Apps for Travel Below are some of the […]

3 Ways to Tour Cities for Free

Exploring a new city for your vacation and want to see some unique spots? Here are three ways to get a free city tour!  How to Take a Free City Tour When you’re in a new city a tour is a great way to visit the must-sees and orient yourself to an unknown environment. Hiring […]

Flying with a Baby: 16 Travel Tips to Keep Your Sanity

Whether you’re flying across the country (or world) to visit family or exploring with your little one, use these travel tips to help you and your baby to stay happy and comfortable! Which is worse: flying next to a screaming baby or flying with a screaming baby?  If you’re a parent the answer is easy: flying […]

Should We Buy Travel Insurance?

You don’t see them much anymore but airports used to have machines for purchasing flight insurance. They made me nervous because you don’t want to think about a negative outcome right before boarding the plane. Factors to Consider When Buying Travel Insurance However, there are times you should consider purchasing travel insurance to avoid missing […]