Fight climate change and improve your travel

Fight climate change and improve your travel

Make New Year’s resolutions to improve your travel Across the globe, millions of people are making their new year’s resolutions for 2020. The tradition of making resolutions for the new year goes back thousands of years, to at least the Babylonians. During...
What makes an airline bad-weather waiver a useful waiver?

What makes an airline bad-weather waiver a useful waiver?

Airline weather waivers are not all created equal Whatever your position on the climate change debate, it’s pretty clear this is a rough winter for travelers. Weather issues resulting in flight cancellations and delays plagued travelers during the Thanksgiving...
How to save big money with European low-cost airlines

How to save big money with European low-cost airlines

Amazing savings come with European low-cost air travel. Here’s where to find those bargains The biggest bargains in Europe aren’t found by buying a Eurailpass — try European low-cost airlines. Rail travel for long distances is old news leftover from the...
Sharp focus on the perils of Uber

Sharp focus on the perils of Uber

Report describes sex crimes on Uber rides in last two years. Last week, I wrote about protecting yourself when using ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft to get around cities and towns while traveling. Since then, Uber published its U.S. Safety Report for...
Know these 14 Lyft and Uber security rules

Know these 14 Lyft and Uber security rules

Protect your safety on Lyft and Uber. Be aware of security risks London is Uber’s biggest European market. Late last month, Uber suffered a major blow when regulators refused to renew its operating permit, due to safety concerns. Authorities found that Lyft and...
Ned’s 2019 holiday gift suggestions for travelers

Ned’s 2019 holiday gift suggestions for travelers

Here are “high-tech” and “no-tech” holiday gift tips for travelers in your life. Later this week, in the U.S., we’ll enjoy Thanksgiving, then “Black Friday” shopping sales. Next week it’s “Cyber Monday.” These days will give us all great opportunities to...