Four Quick Tips for Traveling light

If you like to be able to walk out the door in five minutes and be on vacation or minimalism is your style here are four quick tips for vacationing with the absolute minimum of stuff. 1. Leave the toiletries at home. Stay at a nicer hotel and then rely on the hotel’s comfort pack and amenities to fill the gap. Only care items you specifically need. 2. Limit yourself to two changes of clothes. Wear one set of clothes on the plane...

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9 More Amazing Creative Hotels – Which is your Favorite
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9 More Amazing Creative Hotels – Which is your Favorite

The previous batch of Creative hotels was so popular, here are nine more to dream about. 1 – Dutch House Hotel I’ll start with my favorite of the new batch. It was designed by the WAM architects to look like a bunch of stacked up Dutch houses. Perhaps something close to LEGO blocks too. Inntel Hotel Amsterdam-Zaandam – Zaandam, Netherlands (Flickr User: bartvandamme – ) 2 – Ice Hotel Lapland, Norway...

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DOT proposes higher compensation for bumped passengers

The Department of Transportation is thoroughly making over the rules airlines must comply with when it comes to safety and passenger comfort. They’ve already limited the amount of time an airplane can spend in the tarmac before penalties start to accrue, now they’re focusing on undisclosed fees and overbooking that leads to involuntary bumping of passengers. Currently, airlines must compensate passengers for involuntary...

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Increased Travel expected Memorial Day Weekend

Travel this Memorial Day Weekend is expected to be the highest in three years. Growth of more than 5% is forecast by AAA thanks to the improved economy. “While the economy continues to be rocked by waves of occasional uncertainty, improved economic performance from one year ago should cause more Americans to take vacations this Memorial Day holiday weekend,” said Glen MacDonell, director of AAA Travel Services. This...

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Calling all travel-loving trivia masters: here are this week’s new Play to Play destination clues!

It’s that time again! We’re announcing the next Play to Play city (check out the original blog post for more information). Hopefully you figured out last week’s anagrams to save big on activities in New York City. If not, don’t worry. Your next chance at savings is just one paragraph away! How about some travel trivia? Read the trivia clues below to figure out this week’s featured city. And, if you’re up for a real tough challenge,...

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