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Six Travel Trends to Watch in 2016

Six Travel Trends to Watch in 2016

Frommer’s is one of the most respected brands in travel, having been in the guidebook business since 1957. I have a very distinct memory of my mom reading a Frommer’s guide during our 1988 family trip to China, and I own a few as well.

The Three Things You Shouldn’t Travel Without

The Three Things You Shouldn’t Travel Without

I met Gigi Williams of Fashology at a Boston Bloggers event this fall, and since I am not the most fashionable traveler, I asked her to recommend the three things you shouldn’t travel without if you want to have an easy, fun and fashionable trip.

How to Budget for Long-Term Travel

How to Budget for Long-Term Travel

Tuesday night was my first-ever travel-related speaking gig (well, I am always doling out travel advice, but I’ve never before been asked to do so in an “official” capacity). It was the first Meet, Plan, Go! New York City meet up of 2015, and the […]

The 10 Apps I Use Most on the Road

The 10 Apps I Use Most on the Road

In our day-to-day lives, most of us can’t imagine being too far away from our smartphones. And while it’s good to take some time and “unplug” while you’re on the road, smartphones can be incredibly handy tools for navigating foreign lands.

The Five Things You Need for International Travel

The Five Things You Need for International Travel

Here are the five things you need for international travel, based on what I found most helpful during my recent travels to Southeast Asia and India. These products all made life on the road so much easier and more comfortable.

10 Things You Need to Do Before Long-term Travel

10 Things You Need to Do Before Long-term Travel

When I attended the Meet, Plan, Go! National Conference in New York City in September, I heard more than one speaker reveal that they planned their “career break” – long-term trip – for a year or more. “Yikes!,” I thought. At that point I was about […]