Passports · Uncategorized

How to Renew Global Entry

What’s Global Entry? Why would you want it? How can you get it? First things first: check out yesterday’s post on How to Apply for Global Entry! True statement: Global Entry might just be the best $100 I’ve ever spent for my travels. My husband’s Global Entry was set to expire this year (as mine… Continue reading How to Renew Global Entry

airports · Uncategorized · what to pack

Should You Watch Someone’s Luggage?

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! This week I’m addressing an issue that has happened to just about everyone, but you may not think much of it, even though it’s kind of a big deal: “Can you watch my stuff?” So, should you? This question came up recently when a frequent traveler friend of mine was approached… Continue reading Should You Watch Someone’s Luggage?

Fitness and Wellness · Uncategorized

Travel: The Best Medicine

It’s Flashback Friday! I posted this a couple of years ago, but since then I’ve come into some new information, so I thought it was time for an update! No matter how far away you go, at some point you will likely need to travel with a prescription, or maybe just some ibuprofen and melatonin… Continue reading Travel: The Best Medicine

Uncategorized · what to pack

Quick Whit’s Packing NON-Essentials

Well, we’ve been through the double-duty clothes to pack, packing essentials, and now we need to address the proverbial elephant in your suitcase: the non-essentials you should leave behind! Here are a few items that I always recommend you think twice about before tucking them away in your luggage. 1. Checked Luggage If you truly… Continue reading Quick Whit’s Packing NON-Essentials

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Quick Whit’s Packing Essentials

It’s another day, and that means it’s another opportunity to share my secrets to packing success! I have been reading several other travel blogs lately, and many of them have at least one post on packing and/or travel essentials. But many of these lists leave out some very important things that I view as absolutely… Continue reading Quick Whit’s Packing Essentials

Air · Uncategorized

“SSSS” on My Boarding Pass

It’s Travel Tip Tuesday! On our recent trip home from Venice, my husband had some trouble getting access to his boarding pass upon online check in. He received a message saying he needed to get his boarding pass at the airport. When we got to the airport a few hours before our first flight, we… Continue reading “SSSS” on My Boarding Pass