Dealing with Thunderstorms When You Travel

Thunderstorms, caused when warm, moist air rises faster and higher than usual in the atmosphere, can affect your travel or vacation plans. Storms might cause planes to divert, throw a wrench in your road trip plans, or threaten a camping expedition. If you’re traveling to or through an area where thunderstorms regularly occur, here are […]

The Pre-Road Trip Vehicle Checklist

Taking a road trip is a great way to travel and have an adventure at the same time. Not only can you visit just about any vacation destination you wish, you get to see the little places in between. A successful road trip, however, hinges on having a car that can survive the experience. Before […]

Tips for Relaxing on Planes

For some people, the idea of relaxing on a plane can seem impossible. How can you relax when you’re hurtling through the air at 30,000 feet above the Earth? But there are steps you can take, both physically and mentally, to turn a plane ride from a white-knuckle experience into a pleasant one—or at least […]