September 2011 Archives

Save money on beverages while traveling by bringing along single-serve packets of instant Kool-Aid or other drink mixes for adding to 16.9 oz. water bottles.  Save even more money by... Read more
If you are planning on renting a car for that next trip, pay attention when exiting the facility.  Make note of a gas station close to the car rental lot... Read more
Try not using your cell phone for a day or your whole trip.  It's a great way to disconnect from the stresses and reminders of home.  If you're concerned about... Read more
Most B&B's don't provide safes the way hotels do.  If a safe is important to you, bring your own. There are portable safes designed to hold something as large as... Read more
Remember to travel safely on long road trips by bringing along a flashlight, an extra battery for your mobile phone, a battery powered radio, a whistle (in case you become... Read more
In need of a restroom? There's an app (and a website) for that! "SitOrSquat", available on your laptop or mobile device, lets you enter a zip code to find a... Read more