Why Travelers Hate Airlines
January 9th, 2012

The airline industry has gotten a rather ugly reputation lately. Being in the travel industry, and a business owner in the industry at that, I usually try to look at both sides of the coin and find a reason behind what the airlines are doing – even if I don’t particularly agree with their motivation. [...]

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How to Create a Travel Plan
October 25th, 2011

One of the difficulties with travel, at least for many, is choosing a destination. I notice the same struggle for many of my clients when they first speak with me. There are so many possibilities and travelers may feel that they won’t have the opportunity to visit every place they want to explore.  Furthermore, there’s [...]

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Hotel Connoisseur – Luxury Choices
September 28th, 2011

I’m a hotel connoisseur, if there is such a thing. I love hotels. One of my favorite aspects of  traveling is finding a great place to stay. I thoroughly enjoy exploring the property – however large or small it may be, dropping down on the bed to feel how cushiony the mattress is, playing with [...]

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Flight Tips From A Travel Planner
September 6th, 2011

While in Philadelphia International two weeks ago waiting for my delayed flight, I joked that I could charge a few bucks to offer advice to all those passengers that were completely confused by all the changes and I could make a mint.  I believe this is probably both illegal and immoral and I wouldn’t actually [...]

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Choosing a Flight? Keep These In Mind
August 26th, 2011

While in Philadelphia International last week, waiting for my delayed flight, I joked that I could charge a few bucks to offer advice to all those passengers that were completely confused by all the changes and I could make a mint. While I believe this is probably both illegal and immoral and I wouldn’t actually [...]

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Having Fun With National Travel & Tourism Week
May 11th, 2011

May 7 – 15 is National Travel & Tourism Week (that’s right, it’s happening right now!). As someone who makes a living in the travel industry, I’m excited to have a whole week dedicated to this. There are numerous stats on the size of the tourism industry and the impact on the economy and such. [...]

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New Years Travel Resolutions
December 28th, 2010

We make resolutions for everything else. Why not travel? These are not my particular resolutions but those that I feel we should all take a good look at before traveling in the upcoming year. 10.  I will start taking off my metal items before I get to the metal detectors at the airport so that [...]

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Giving Thanks for Travel
November 24th, 2010

This holiday season, much travel talk revolves around the TSA guidelines, body scanners, extensive pat downs and the like (at least in the U.S.). Even without this, travel around the holidays is usually viewed as a pain, something to “get through”. I don’t blame travelers. I haven’t traveled at the holidays for a while, but [...]

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Sick on Vacation
November 22nd, 2010

Being sick on vacation is terrible regardless of the type of trip you are taking. You’ve saved your money, taken the flight or drive to your destination and are excited to finally enjoy some well deserved time off and your struck down by a cold, virus or whatever it might be. On an active vacation, [...]

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Traveling With Your Senses
October 8th, 2010

I know that my last post indicated that this next post would be about my active challenge. However, I’m still perfecting that, so I thought I’d add this post while I finish up my challenge ideas. This came as pure inspiration from my dog – which I guess is a step up from inspiration from [...]

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