14 tips for protecting your money while traveling

14 tips for protecting your money while traveling

Losing money or credit cards can ruin your trip  Nothing can cause problems faster than the loss or theft of cash, credit or debit cards while traveling. It might not be the end of your trip, but it could be devastating to your bank account and stop much of the...
The Czech Republic: From castles to countryside

The Czech Republic: From castles to countryside

Prague is beautiful but the surrounding villages are also amazingly splendid Most people who visit the Czech Republic confine their stay to Prague, its majestic capital – and with good reason. “The city of a hundred spires” not only challenges the likes of Paris in...
FAA needs a flying-cars vision

FAA needs a flying-cars vision

Up, up and away: Flying-cars vision soars in Dubai As Travelers United has predicted, the world of unmanned aerial vehicles is growing more quickly than US government officials’ flying-cars vision; that is, if there is any future planning going on at the FAA....
6 important advocacy issues to make travel better in 2019

6 important advocacy issues to make travel better in 2019

Working every day to make travel better for all travelers Happy New Year. Here are six important advocacy issues that will be the focus of Travelers United action in the coming year, 2019. Each issue will require concerted efforts from many groups and will take more...
12 cruise embarkation secrets for a happy All Aboard

12 cruise embarkation secrets for a happy All Aboard

A dozen cruise embarkation secrets to start a cruise successfully It’s winter in the northern hemisphere. The new year starts tomorrow. Snow and cold is in the air. Many are thinking escape, warm temperatures, light breezes and Caribbean cruises. A bad start on...
Insider tips for island hopping with the family

Insider tips for island hopping with the family

The fog over Anacapa Island hung low and thick. “Is that where we’re going?” my daughter asked, waving at the white cliffs that floated in a flat calm Pacific. It was just another day island hopping with the family — and the answer was “yes.” Fascinated by islands? Me...