The One Tool Every Traveler Needs

The One Tool Every Traveler Needs

TSA Security Line photo credit to Karl Baron. Friends ask me all the time what my favorite travel accessories are. Maybe my Bose QuietComfort 35 Headphones? Or my Anker portable charger that ensures I never run out of juice? Or my Tumi messenger bag? Or my Rothco...
The Next Trip Is The Best Trip

The Next Trip Is The Best Trip

Having recently gotten back from a fantastic trip to Grand Cayman, I’ve inevitably been hit with the “back to reality blues”. In fact, it’s taken me three work days to get back up to full productivity this time. The only thing that’s made...
Grand Cayman Trip Report

Grand Cayman Trip Report

AT-A-GLANCE Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman Ocean Tower Room w/Club Lounge Dates: 3/1 to 3/6 Cash Rate: $13,725.42 Used 320,000 Marriott Rewards + $1,912.50 Point Value: 3.7 cents Who’ll love it: Relaxers, Retirees, and Aspirational Travelers Who won’t:...
What’s in My Wallet

What’s in My Wallet

Periodically, I review the various credit cards I hold and my plans for the future. Admittedly, I don’t have dozens of cards like other bloggers in points and miles game, but I’m far more conservative in this area and like to think this path is much more...