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Things to Consider When Traveling in a Wheel Chair

Traveling in a Wheel Chair

People who live in a wheel chair know very well the difficulties of traveling in a world that isn’t always handicapped friendly.  For the able-bodied travelers, there are many things we can do make it easier for our fellow passengers.

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How to Keep Norovirus from Wrecking Your Vacation

Norovirus

Norovirus, also known as “that stomach bug that goes around every winter,” is not something you want to deal with at all, especially on vacation.   Symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, cramps and headaches are bad enough when you’re in

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Important Things to Know about Airplane Seats

airplane seats

How much do you know about airplane seats and where you choose to sit? Aisle seat, window seat, over the wing or near the tail; those are just some of the options people consider when it comes to where to

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Safe Holiday Travel Destinations

Safe Holiday Travel Destinations

There are a lot of things to thing about then considering safe holiday travel destinations. Where are the safest places to travel to this holiday season?  In these politically charges times, not to mention unpredictable climate changes, you do have

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Medical Marijuana in Carry-Ons is Now Allowed

Marijuana in Carry-Ons

LAX (Los Angeles, California) Airport announced they will start allowed allowing small amounts of medical marijuana in carry-ons. In an article published yesterday by CNN Travel it was stated that: “The Los Angeles Airport Police Department will allow passengers to

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Where do the most wildfires occur?

wildfires

Wildfires are not something that most people think to worry about when they are planing a vacation. Unless there is one currently happening where you are going. However, wildfires can spring up just about anywhere there are trees and forests.

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Self Piloting Airplanes: Would You Buy a Ticket?

Self Piloting Airplanes

Are self piloting airplanes coming in the near future? Would you fly on one? We were just (sort of) getting use to the idea of self driving cars and then one hit and killed a woman. Airplanes already have a

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How Bad has 2018 been for Cybersecurity Breaches?

cybersecurity breaches

Do you want the good news or the bad news first on cybersecurity breaches? Good news: The first half of 2018 saw less government leaks and global ransomware attacks than this time last year. That is reassuring. Bad news: Online

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Engine Fires on Airplanes: How bad are they?

engine fires on airplanes

“Ummmm, pretty darn bad!” would be most peoples’ reaction to that question. Yikes! However, in light of the latest airplane engine fire , we have discovered that engine fires on airplanes are very rare.  Aviation technology is so far advanced

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Staying Safe in Europe: Summer 2018

staying safe in Europe

The summer tourist season in Europe is nearly in full swing. Millions of people from all over the world will travel across Europe to such destinations as London, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona, and Istanbul. The influx of summer tourists also presents

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Anna Frazelle would have spent six weeks alone, recovering in Costa Rica from a broken back,  if she had not had an Air Ambulance Card membership. Frazelle, 46, her husband and daughters capped off a zip line tour of the rain forest by sliding down waterfalls. She hit a rock on the way down and Read More

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