Passport Renewal – Why Do It NOW If Your’s Is Expiring This Year!

Do you recall about ten years ago, there was the “Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative” which requires Americans to carry passports when they visited Canada and Mexico?

Since most passports last for 10 years, that means a lot of people will need replacements this year and next year (2016 and 2017). State Department sources say they expect to issue more than 17 million new passports and renewals this year. That boils down to about 1.5 million more than in 2015. This means that renewals...

New Gadget To Help Travelers Sleep On An Airplane!

The Go Sleep® Travel System is a patented upright sleep system that allows traveler's a better way to sleep while on an airplane.   By using this device around a headrest it is a perfect solution to avoid the head bobbing, or neck pillows that just don't work for me.

This set includes a fabric covered pillow and a comfortable sleep mask for the eyes to block the light. A sturdy strap fits around the sides of the sleep mask and goes around the...

Tips And Tricks for Newport Beach Restaurant Week

Let’s face it, restaurants like to show off their culinary prowess and unique dining venues. And what better way to razzle and dazzle their guests than to create innovative, multi-course and value-driven menus for Newport Beach’s 10th Annual Restaurant Week! I am going to share with you some tips, tricks, and a game plan for you to get the most out of the upcoming Restaurant Week. I have also uncovered some recent “restaurant news” and menu notes too.

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The Ultimate Luggage, Travel Equipment & Gadget Store—-Offering Seminars Too!

Rooten’s Luggage Store is a mecca for anyone who likes to travel. They have everything you could possible imagine, and the staff is over-the-top helpful. They listen to what you are looking for, at any price point, and try to help you find the perfect solution. (Located right near John Wayne/Santa Ana Orange County Airport.)

They have creatively developed Seminars on "The Secrets of Packing and Traveling Tips". Rooten’s hosts travel talks by world travelers and travel experts. The...

Picstich

Pic Stitch- An Easy Photo Application for Making Collages

PIC STITCH - AN APP FOR MAKING INSTANT COLLAGES OF PHOTOS & IMAGES

This is a FREE App from the Apple Store, and what a wonderful program this has been for me to use. It will be your new best friend while traveling too, I am sure of it. What I like about this program is that it is free, easy to use, and allows me to take a collection of images to then post in various places. That saves me time. And for a nominal fee I did upgrade giving me numerous...