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Seven Best Things To Do If Your Flight is Cancelled

Seven Best Things To Do If Your Flight is Cancelled

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Airline Passenger Rights 1. Request rule 240, which in the US stipulates that the airline must deliver you to your destination within 2 hours of your scheduled flight time. If it can’t (and delay isn’t due to weather) it must arrange your ticket on another flight at no additional cost. But you must ask for […]

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Hotel Security. How to be Safe and Stress Free.

Hotel Security. How to be Safe and Stress Free.

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Here are some tips to make sure you, and your stuff, are safe and secure in your hotel room.

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Health Tips for Women Travelers

Health Tips for Women Travelers

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Women, if you’re like me, when planning travel, you’ve got your agenda planned, your wardrobe to match the adventure you are about to embark upon and a child-like smile plastered to your face thinking about the sites you are about to see. Health issues while traveling could put a serious damper on your anticipated plans.  […]

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Marybeth speaks about travel safety on CNN News. CNN Airport Channel.

Marybeth speaks about travel safety on CNN News. CNN Airport Channel.

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In this clip from CNN, Marybeth shares great advice for travel safety and hotel security while you travel. “Don’t let fear keep you at home!” says Marybeth. “Use your common sense.” This is an especially helpful video for business travelers.

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Bargain for Your Hotel Room

Bargain for Your Hotel Room

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Do your homework You can call the hotel directly. Ask the hotel reservations staff the “occupancy rate” of the hotel for the dates you’ll be visiting. If the hotel is near full you won’t have as much bargaining power. To attempt to bargain with the hotel manager you must know the going rate, check out […]

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Solo Travel Tips

Solo Travel Tips

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It’s easy to travel alone. I have done it off and on my entire life. Now I’m a boomer and it’s easier than ever because I’m hassled less.  Solo travel is very rewarding. There is a treasury of companionship out there. On a beach in Bali I asked an American woman to watch my bag […]

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Safety Tips

Safety Tips

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A key to safe travel is to make smart choices and use your common sense, especially when traveling alone. Don’t be paranoid, but be aware that bad things do happen, and protect yourself. An important safety tip is to trust your instincts. They are well-honed from living in the USA. If you feel something is […]

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