15 smart tips for eating safely while traveling

You have to be on guard to eat healthy and safe while traveling. Ned Levi offers 15 tips to eat safe and smart while away from home.
By |September 22nd, 2014|Getting there|9 Comments|

15 travel emergency kit basics

Superstorm Sandy stranded countless travelers in the northeastern area of the US, which points to the need for all travelers to have an emergency kit. Ned Levi has information for you to create an emergency kit for travelers with his list of his top 15 traveler emergency kit basics.
By |November 5th, 2012|Columns|9 Comments|

Restaurant peeves; from servers, and from diners

When we travel, we go to restaurants for most meals. Ned Levi explores the top pet peeves of restaurants' servers, and lists a few of his own as a restaurant diner.
By |September 12th, 2011|Columns|20 Comments|

Eight deadly travel photography hazards

When we travel, there are hazards which can prove deadly to digital cameras, and even modern day film cameras.

Away from home, we need to exercise our “street smarts” to keep safe and secure, as well as, keep our photography equipment safe and sound. Virtually all traveler photographers worry about theft. Fewer worry about the many other hazards they may encounter, which can do just as much harm to their equipment.

By |February 21st, 2011|Columns|1 Comment|

What we’re reading: Higher ticket prices may be on the horizon, FAA to aid airport with runway debris sighting, U.S. airlines to monitor water

Aircraft leasing company problems mean higher prices for airlines, hence for passengers. FAA sets criteria for runway debris discovery equipment. The EPA declares new drinking water regulations for airplanes.

Oops! Princess warns passengers of unsafe drinking water in Canada

Princess Cruises has some explaining to do. The cruise line earlier this week warned passengers disembarking from the Royal Princess in Canada to "be careful with local food and stick to bottled water" -- a warning typically reserved for ports in developing countries.
By |September 24th, 2008|Today|5 Comments|