Nowadays, airports are destinations in and of themselves. So, ignore the TSAs suggestion of arriving at the airport 90 minutes pre-flight. Arrive much earlier so you can enjoy all the amenities your airport has to offer. Added benefits of arriving this early are less stress and no rushing – two great ways to start any trip!
As a career travel professional, I naturally have many aquaintances in the industry who travel a lot. Sure, I sometimes manage to get away a few times a year, if I’m lucky; but my job is primarily booking my clients’ fun getaways. I do, however, know several people in the business that travel for a living: they are the Road Warriors!
It’s no question the TSA has a huge job on their hands with keeping all of us safe. And, with so many rules for us travelers to follow, sometimes the entire airport shtick can be a little confusing. With the 10th anniversary of September 11th right around the corner, we thought it’d be fitting to [...]
Yes, the TSA has a blog. And, it’s actually a really good blog. Lest you think it’s nothing but boring rules and complaints from pissed-off, obnoxious travelers – it’s quite hysterical. On December 23, 2010, a very helpful article regarding holiday travel tips was published. It contains the required tips, rules & regulations. Surprisingly, though, [...]
As a frequent traveler, and one who insists on carry-on only, I’m always looking for ways to squeeze more into that drasted quart-sized 3-1-1 bag. As a woman, that’s not always easy – I love my special toiletries. These tips, though applicable to everyone who flies, will truly benefit those who fly carry-on only. 1. [...]
by Margery Wilson The “Full Body” scanners that are being installed in many airports have created quite a stir, with passengers concerned about their privacy being invaded. Gailen and Margery talk about a new technology that is entering the airport security arena: a Thermal-Boosted Infrared Detection System that only shows objects and clothing without any [...]