I recently received a special offer from a trusted travel site – a source I purchase from regularly online. Okay, it was Gilt, in fact. I’m a big fan of the members-only shopping site and I’m either pleased or embarrassed (depending on the day) to say that I am a Gilt Noir member in good standing. […]
Today I’m writing about three of my newest followers. Their online profiles caught my attention and caused me to do a little more digging. And the more I saw, the more I liked.
Yes, that’s right. An Instagram-themed hotel called 1888 has just opened in Pyrmont, Australia, a suburb of Sydney, Australia. The rooms are decorated with Instagram photos – and if you have more than 10,000 followers on Instagram you can, supposedly, stay for free!
After a whirlwind week of anniversary celebrations, out of town guests and an awesome birthday party, I’m now writing my first post on my new retina-display iPad. So I’m feeling kind of “techie”. And I’m inspired to share three new (at least to me) travel apps that look useful and fun. 1. The first one […]
Okay, I have to say, I just had a pretty great experience dealing with the folks of @DeltaAssist, the Twitter-based customer service arm of Delta Airlines. I needed some information on some trips I took earlier in the year, for tax purposes, and I was on a deadline. I really didn’t expect to get […]
Still stuck on what to get that special traveler this holiday season? Here are five things I find make traveling easier and more fun — from a super $5 stocking stuffer, on up! Most of these items I already own and travel with regularly – and they make unexpected and useful gifts for someone who […]
‘Tis the season to get in the car and drive. I’m a big fan of the road trip, whether it leads to Grandma’s house or a grand adventure. I like regional road trips and even international road trips, where the signs aren’t in English and the GPS lady has a funny accent. I love […]
Beyond the GPS… Here is a great list from Conde Nast Traveler, called “The 26 Travel Apps that will Change your Life!” Check the list out HERE. I use some of these, but didn’t even know about some of the others. Thanks Wendy Perrin and Conde Nast Traveler!