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Everything You Need to Know About Flying Allegiant Air in 2022

When my wife and I moved to Springfield, Missouri almost exactly seven years ago, one of the selling points (or at least what kept it in the running) was that there was a nearby airport that served a number of destinations. Unfortunately, while it is convenient, flying out of such...

Travel Tuesday: Soarigami Review — A Novelty That's Pretty Genius

Two years ago — in early 2020 — I bought a product I was hoping to get a lot of use of on all of the airplanes I figured I'd be hopping on. At this point, I don't even really remember how I discovered it, but its inclusion on my list...

Global Entry: What is it and is it Worth it for Travelers?

If you’ve traveled internationally in recent years, you may have noticed signs for Global Entry as you made your way to the long line for customs and immigration when arriving back in the States. Furthermore, if you’re anything like me, you may have assumed that this Global Entry offering was...

Travel Tuesday: Using Abbott BinaxNOW Ag Card Home Test with eMed Telehealth Services for Travel

I'm not sure if I have awful timing or amazing timing. Exhibit A: I started this Travel Tuesday column in February of 2020, just before travel halted — but it could be argued that this actually worked well since I could reflect on past travels while people were daydreaming about an...

Travel Tuesday: Bose Sleepbuds 2 Review — A Travel Essential?

Is there anything better than a good night's sleep? Alas, so few of us are regularly able to achieve such luxury for one reason or another. Whether you're traveling or are at home, errant noises in the night may be among the things keeping you awake or interrupting your slumber....

Travel Tuesday: When is the Best Time to Book a Flight?

Over the Thanksgiving travel holiday, millions of Americans returned to the skies. And while certain news has inspired anxiety about what will happen to travel in the more immediate future, let's look forward to when vacations can once again be carefree. Of course, while we all wish money were no...