Learn how secure WiFi can make a whopping difference

Learn how secure WiFi can make a whopping difference

When traveling, be smart — use secure WiFi Having secure WiFi is important for travelers, whether they are traveling in their neighborhood or to the other side of the planet. From Starbucks to Marriott, to Segovia or Milano, secure WiFi is important. Failure to secure...
It’s time for travelers to help with human trafficking

It’s time for travelers to help with human trafficking

Combat human trafficking with your smartphones The full scope of human trafficking is almost impossible for the average person to comprehend. According to the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) latest report (2017) on Global Estimates of Modern Slavery,...
Beware, selfies can be hazardous to your health

Beware, selfies can be hazardous to your health

More and more travelers are victims of deadly selfies Since March 26, three tourists visiting the Grand Canyon have died in the famous national park. The identities of two of the dead are unknown, as are the full circumstances of their deaths. We know that one fell to...
Why the joint Boeing and FAA focus on safety failed

Why the joint Boeing and FAA focus on safety failed

The FAA’s delegation of airplane certification has gone too far Boeing’s 737 MAX 8 crashed because of design flaws with the aircraft and not because of only pilot errors. After defending the FAA safety system on radio interviews and TV and in print, I have...
8 Common travel scams and how to avoid them

8 Common travel scams and how to avoid them

Don’t fall for basic travel scams. Know what might happen and avoid it. Many are making last minute summer vacation plans now and beginning to make fall travel plans as well. Whether traveling domestically or internationally, there are thousands of scammers...
Boeing 737 Max fleet grounded in U.S.

Boeing 737 Max fleet grounded in U.S.

US Boeing 737 MAX planes grounded. President Trump issues executive order  President Trump issued an executive order this afternoon that declared all Boeing 737 MAX planes grounded. His executive order reversed an earlier decision by the FAA. This followed the...