Tag Archives: travel

A Little Added Value Gets Repeat Customers

A few weeks ago, I went to Chicago for a birthday weekend with “the girls”. Typically when I travel, I do my best to bring my dogs, but sometimes I am unable to do so.

For this past trip, I chose to keep my dogs at The Boarding Bungalow.

I originally chose it because there were actually pictures of small dogs on the site. Most boarding sites typically have photos of all large dogs, and I liked the fact that owners of small dogs used this place as well.

So, they had me – at least for one time. But I’ll go back. Even if they raise their prices Continue reading


Organize and Share Your Travel Plans

Today’s traveler has their hands full managing all the details of a typical trip with the plethora of available travel sites.

Email plans@tripit.com your travel confirmation emails (airline, hotel, etc.) and TripIt will create a master travel itinerary including the addition of daily weather and local maps. You will even have the opportunity to book restaurants, tickets and more right from within the online itinerary.

Decide what and with whom you want to share your itinerary, such as friends and fellow travelers to see when your travel plans overlap.

Traveling with Kids?

Traveling with children can be difficult, especially if you want to stay somewhere specifically kid -riendly. Trekaroo is a resource for parents to connect and find reviews and tops on kid-friendly activities and places to stay. The site offers several great resources for parents Continue reading