Worst Things About Travel & How to Avoid Them

Traveling is awesome…most of the time! But travel is life, and if you travel a lot, you’ll have some bad days and bad experiences. You might get sick or scammed, but events like these can also happen at home. Here’s some of the worst things about travel and ways to possibly avoid them or minimize…

10 Tips to Save Big on Plane Tickets

  By Alex Kallimanis: It’s been awhile since we’ve written on the cheapest way to buy plane tickets, so it’s time to re-visit this subject with fresh tips. While there are a lot of new online travel agents out there, many of them are currently owned by Expedia and Priceline (the USA’s two biggest online…

Travel Between Boston and DC: Pros and Cons of Options

We’ve become regular travelers between Boston and Washington D.C, making the trip many times over the course of a couple years. Bell’s company’s home office is located in Bethesda, Maryland which is conveniently connected to Washington, D.C. via a short 20 minute metro ride. The first two times we flew but this time I decided…

Why You Should Travel Light

Most of us have been there, lugging too much stuff through an airport, then arriving at our destination wondering why we brought so many damn things! Years ago, it made economic sense to overpack, since checked bags were typically included in the airfare. But these days, even if a checked bag is included in your…