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Travel Tuesday: Quikflip Hero Hoodie Review — A Clever Piece of Travel Apparel?

When packing for a trip, there are a few things I can’t leave home without. At the top of the list (among the numerous chargers I need for my various devices these days), is a comfortable hoodie. Not only is this a must while flying or driving but is also...

Travel Tuesday: My Favorite Things About Paris 3

Welp. With the coronavirus pandemic outlook in America not looking much better, it looks as though we'll be canceling our trip to Paris for the second time (we were booked for March and pushed it to September when things seemed like they'd be better). Le sigh. While I don't mean...

Travel Tuesday: Will Other Countries Welcome Americans Back? 3

A few weeks ago, I pondered when we might be able to travel again. While that post explored some of the latest news on that front including continued travel restrictions, one thing I didn't quite consider is that being allowed in a country and being welcome in a country are...

Travel Tuesday: An Overview of Airline Baggage Fees 3

Even before the current crisis sent the airline industry into upheaval, things were already evolving — for better or worse. There may be no better example of this than the way baggage fees have not only risen but also expanded and varied depending on the type of carrier you choose....

Travel Tuesday: When Will We Travel Again? 2

They say that, if you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans. That's proving especially true in 2020 as a global pandemic has all but shut down economies around the globe. Needless to say, it's also hit the travel industry especially hard. But are we getting closer to...

Travel Tuesday: Do Allbirds Mizzles Make For a Go-To Travel Shoe? 1

As a semi-frequent traveler who looks to pack pretty light, I'm used to taking only one pair of shoes with me on any given trip. Thus, whatever shoes I'm taking with me need to not only be comfortable but also adapt to different situations — including the possibility of damp weather....