A recent article about a nationwide Airbnb scam sparked a spirited conversation among a group of colleagues, all seasoned travelers.1 While hotels are still the norm for business travel, it was surprising to learn how many professional colleagues had stayed at vacation rental properties while traveling for leisure.  As they shared both positive and negative […]

Your hotel stay is a big part of the overall travel experience. And the concierge can help you with valuable “keys to the city,” says Craig Carter, Vice-President of Strategic Development, K’Alma Spa Concepts & Management. Carter, who has experience traveling around the world, recommends business and personal travelers to “Make your hotel your home […]

“Wherever I go, I act like I belong. People don’t question me. If you apply that to your life, when you’re traveling, it changes everything.” In our interview with Craig Carter, the founder and developer of CIPHER Methodology, we discuss travel security and connections you can make with others while away from home. In addition […]

Your personal safety is important when you travel and a travel security app like FoneTrac can help. In addition, how often do you think about your personal identifiers? Those need protection as much as you do, says Richard McKee, a cyber security professional with several decades of experience including law enforcement, national security, and the […]

Your study abroad student has signed the papers and made it official…next semester, they’re going to study in Norway! It’s going to be an exhilarating adventure (that’s also a little scary too). After all, living someplace far from home immersed in another culture for several months can be daunting. It’s not like just touring the area on a whirlwind vacation. Because of that, security is an important consideration…especially if you’re traveling to and from university on your own. That’s why you need to consider a travel safety app for students. Continue reading

’Tis the season for holiday shopping, when the joy of giving can dim at the prospect of everything from catching the flu to overcrowded stores. Online shopping can give you the gift of time, along with a multitude of choices for gift-giving. For those of you shopping with travelers in mind, we’ve had our international […]