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What to Pack for a Week of Business Travel in a Carry-On for Women

Ladies, we know packing for a business trip can be a daunting task, especially when you have to fit everything you need in a carry-on. Packing light while looking professional can be an intimidating task, but follow this basic formula and you’ll be able to dress for business meetings, cocktail hours and any other work […] Read More

Top Ten Bites in Atlanta, Georgia

Food lovers rejoice, Atlanta is a food mecca! The city has everything from classic Southern cooking to haute cuisine. The greater Atlanta metro area has some of the best food in the state, if not the country. Keep reading to discover our top ten picks for the best places to grab a bite to eat […] Read More

Escape Winter in West Palm Beach

If it’s cold and snowy where you live, think about escaping winter for a week or two, with a trip to West Palm Beach, Florida.  Winter and early Spring are great times to visit West Palm, as it’s the driest season and average highs are in the upper 70’s and low 80’s. In addition to […] Read More

Salt Lake City in February

If you’re a winter sports lover, then February is a great time of year to visit Salt Lake City, Utah. In February, the average weather forecast for Salt Lake ranges from a high of 43 degrees to a low of 24 degrees. These temperatures combined with dry conditions, is one of the many reasons why […] Read More

Planning an Affordable Trip to Orlando

Many parents want to take their children to visit Orlando, Florida, but think they can’t afford it. Orlando vacations can be expensive, but with the right planning and some creativity, it can actually be very affordable. Here are our tips on how to make the most of your trip to Orlando on a budget. Travel […] Read More

Tips for Packing Light on Extended Stays

When traveling for business or pleasure, it’s best to pack light, even if it is for an extended stay. When you pack everything into a carry-on, not only do you not have to pay additional/overweight baggage feeds, but you won’t have to worry about lost luggage and the hassle of filling out baggage claim forms. […] Read More

Eating Healthy on the Road

Dining out at restaurants is one of the perks of being on the road, for the first couple of days anyway. By day three or four, dining out gets boring, expensive and it can leave you feeling tired. The next time you’re traveling on the road, consider taking along some healthy snacks that will keep […] Read More

Exploring Houston’s Museum District

  What’s your favorite museum in Houston? Art and culture lovers enjoy visiting Houston for its amazing Museum District. Within a 1.5 mile radius, you’ll find 19 museums – there is truly something for everyone. With so many museums, Houston rivals other art capitols of the world like London, Paris and New York. We’ve written […] Read More

Exploring the Indiana Avenue Cultural District

Indianapolis has designated six cultural districts with having ‘cultural and historical significance’ to the city. One of these districts is Indiana Avenue (it’s not just a place on the Monopoly board game). Read on to learn a little about what makes Indiana Avenue special. Located west of downtown, Indiana Avenue was an early black settlement […] Read More

Traveling Around Chicago via Public Transit

While Chicago is an easy city to navigate when driving, the area has a great public transit system that is affordable and efficient. A few of the bus routes and metro lines run 24 hours a day, making it easy to travel at any time of day. If you are keeping your car at home, […] Read More