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Budget Travel – Help Yourself & The Economy 1

Budget Travel – Help Yourself & The Economy

“The Air Transport Association said carriers expect to fly about 202 million passengers between June 1 and August 1, with international travel expected to strongly outpace (7% increase) domestic flying (0% increase).” Overall this...

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Footlocker, Steamer Trunk, Dorm Trunk or Camp Trunk 9

Footlocker, Steamer Trunk, Dorm Trunk or Camp Trunk

Trunks…come with lots of names and sizes. Footlockers were named because large trunks were issued to store soldiers’ belongings. These large trunks were stored at the foot of each soldier’s bed…hence the name ‘Footlocker’. Steamer trunks were named because the trunks were a useful, virtually indestructible container to ship across the ocean.

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Airport Security How to Speed through the Line 7

Airport Security How to Speed through the Line

Summer travel season is just around the corner. Lots of excitement with planning and packing, and then there is the dreaded airport check-in. TSA – Transportation Security Administration – has issued some helpful guidelines for speeding through the airport security lines. Here are five tips for from the TSA for your carry on bags:

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The perfect Mother’s Day gift 29

The perfect Mother’s Day gift

Mother’s Day gifts have changed over the last several years. My kids are slowly graduating from the handmade treasures to the more quasi-expensive, store purchased gifts. It’s fun to see the transition.

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