Use Twitter for Up-to-the-Minute Airline Travel Deals

I have been using Twitter for years and have noticed that the airlines have been fairly aggressive in using Twitter for airline travel deals. Here are some recent examples: US Airways – Flying through L.A., Tampa or Boston tomorrow? Relax in the US Airways Club for just $25! Stay tuned for our special. http://bit.ly/g3ecI0 Virgin […]

5 Holiday Travel Tips for Hassle-Free Airport TSA Screenings

The Air Transportation Authority (ATA) expects that over 43 million people will be flying the skies over the holidays. With this massive onslaught of fliers and a lot of talk about the hassle of TSA screenings, here are five tips to get you to your destination with your sanity intact: Arrive Early – Although this […]

13 Must-Know Facts About Baby Boomer Travelers

There is a great tsunami coming in the world of baby boomer travel. The very first wave of baby boomers will be turning 65 years of age this year and they plan to travel like no other generation has thought possible. Just take a look at some of the things I learned from Editor Beth […]

The Miss TSA Pinup Calendar

With all the hubbub going on about naked scans and offensive groping at our nation’s airports by the TSA, some joker has taken a series of twelve sexy skeletons and has fashioned a Miss TSA Pinup Calendar. If you care to see all 12 months of the sexy TSA skeleton babes, you can find them […]

Tips to Finding the Perfect Vacation Home Rental on VRBO (Vacation Rentals By Owner)

VRBO ~ Vacation Rental By Owner – Big Sur, California – When traveling, one often overlooked luxury lodging option for baby boomers is a vacation house rental from VRBO. While amenities and quality of upkeep can vary wildly, with a little homework you just might find the perfect dose of relaxation, privacy, and beauty that […]

Do You Lock Your Luggage When Traveling?

Psst!  Do you lock your luggage when traveling?  To be honest, ever since the TSA screenings came into being, we threw away our locks and haven’t locked a suitcase since. I wonder about the wisdom of this.  What are your thoughts? Travel Sentry sets the standards for locking systems in cooperation with governments and a […]

Dog Seat Belts Recommended for Holiday Travels

Although the automotive dog seat belt pictured here doesn’t appear to be a recommended option, it sure looked like a cute photograph for this article. I was reading through a number of travel related press releases and I found this informative piece that I thought I would share with you. ### Jenny Pavlovic, engineer and […]

Thanksgiving Harvest Feast at the Heard Museum

Phoenix, Arizona – The Heard Museum Presents Harvest Feast: An Edible Gallery  A New Way to Celebrate Thanksgiving at the Valley’s Favorite Native Venue WHAT: Harvest Feast: A Native American Edible Gallery On November 25, join the Heard Museum for a special, cuisine-based American Indian journey! Harvest Feast Day: An Edible Gallery is an incredible […]

Holiday Festivities at Scottsdale’s Phoenician Resort

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (November 16, 2010) – The Phoenician captures the spirit of the holidays with a variety of delectable offerings for area residents and visitors to the Grand Canyon State.  From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, family and friends can continue or begin new traditions while enjoying the AAA Five Diamond experience provided by Arizona’s […]

Holiday Festivities at Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North

Scottsdale, AZ – Oct. 21, 2010 – Deck the halls in Five-Diamond luxury this Festive Season with Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale at Troon North, a Sonoran Desert retreat situated in the cooling foothills of Pinnacle Peak. Four Seasons Resort Scottsdale will be decked out with all the holiday trimmings.  Children and adults alike will marvel at […]