4/22/15 - With summer vacations on the horizon, I've updated my Disney World travel hack guide using current offers. Enjoy! -Brad
As a frequent traveler, I often experience the dark side of journeying halfway around the world: jet lag. When it rears its ugly head, it can ruin the first few days of a vacation, or prevent you from returning to real life post-beach. But don't fret! Here are some of my favorite tips for avoiding jet lag, battle-proven over miles and miles of travel.
I recently returned from a quick trip to Tokyo, Japan's capital city. Tokyo can get expensive for tourists, so as a traveler who loves to save money abroad, here are a few thrifty tips from my recent visit.
I'm going to be completely honest here: I went to Puerto Rico during spring break last year, but the trip was definitely not an exercise in frugality.
If you've traveled by plane in the past five years, you may have seen a separate TSA line clear security much, much faster than yours. This is TSA Pre-Check, a special program that takes a large suffering out of traveling in the United States. How do you get into TSA Pre-Check? Read on, dear readers!
The very idea of being frugal at the consumer-driven free-for-all that is Universal Studios Orlando is almost laughable. Between the hundreds of branded restaurants and shops selling overpriced (but inarguably amazing) swag, there's the cost of buying your tickets, booking a hotel, and, of course, the cost of actually getting yourself to Orlando.
Ah, the sweet smell of spring! The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and oh, what's that? I have three weddings to attend this year? Cue the sweet sound of my savings account drying up faster than a California puddle.
I used to be like you -- sitting in those uncomfortable airport chairs next to your departure gate, watching person after person scurry through smoked glass doors with a smile on their face, boarding pass in hand. "Those people must be rich, to get into the lounge," I used to think to myself. "It's expensive to fly first class!"