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Our Take: Tips, Advice, Recommendations, Etc.

"Our Take" includes our subjective posts with travel-related tips, recommendations, advice, warnings, theories, viewpoints, sentiments and other opinions.

Let’s Step Outside Our Bubbles

This one goes out mainly to my fellow Americans (sounds presidential, huh?). As an American, born and bred, I grew up utilizing...

Travel Hacking 206: Hacking Dual Flights

There may come a time of the year that is especially busy for you, in terms of flying. December is like that for me;...
Passport & World Map & Airline Tickets

Travel Hacking – How Necessity is Mothering Invention

What is travel hacking and how to use it to work for you.
Morocco Market Baskets

15 Kinds of Alternative Travel

Here is an inconclusive list of various alternative travel neologisms and jargon that have been coined and adopted by today's travelers.

The Best Programs to Speed You Through Airport Security

Arguably the best perk that many airline frequent flier programs have to offer is the privilege to speed through security in a special, reserved...

Get in the Know: Navigating FlyerTalk.com

The kind of traveling I enjoy usually involves choosing the destination by finding incredible (or at least reasonable) deals, rather than picking a place...

Renting a Car in Jamaica

There is so much beauty throughout the island nation of Jamaica, that one of the best ways to experience it is to rent a...

Clever Travel Companion: Pickpocket-Resistant Travelwear

Travelers everywhere are extra-prone to being the targets of petty crime. Pick-pocketing is one of the simplest and most common of these crimes against...

Cipro/Ciprofloxacin: Traveler’s Best Friend?

Are you like me - someone who hates to check luggage, yet desires to be prepared for any possible situation? It's quite a tough...

Calling Home For Cheap (or Free!) While Abroad

As a traveler, it becomes necessary to communicate with your loved ones (and perhaps your not-so-loved ones, like your boss) from abroad. If you...