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Welcome to The Morning Shave. We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and tricks with you. Here are the articles for Wednesday, May 9, 2018, that we think you should read.
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Vacation usage rises, but 52% leave time on the table. – It is great news to see more people using their vacation days, but many still can’t afford to travel. That’s why we use airline miles & hotel points! They reduce the cost of travel so you can make your dream vacation come true. Take our free 7-day email course to learn how.
Photos and Videos Show the Incredible Destruction From the Kilauea Volcano Eruption. – Truly scary. We get used to all kinds of weather-related disasters here in the mainland US (ie: tornados, hurricanes, earthquakes), but volcano eruptions and lava are something most of us have only seen in the movies. We hope everyone is ok and the disaster resolves quickly.
WOW Air set to take off from Cincinnati; will more international flights follow? – We love the possibility of more international travel becoming available from additional airports. Anything to encourage people to reach beyond their comfort zone and explore other cultures. And with economy airlines like WOW, that international travel is within the budget of most people.
The Most Common Reason People Get Kicked Off Flights. – #1 tip: don’t be an idiot. Just be chill and enjoy the flight. Whatever is irritating you right now, you’ll get over it once you’re at your destination. The last thing you want is to miss your flight and ruin your vacation (not to mention possibly being arrested) because you lost your temper and said or did something stupid.
4 apps to effortlessly save money and get discounts (set & forget!) – Harlan and I share a love of personal finance and finding simple, yet effective, ways to save money. When you can save automatically, that is even better! I’ve written about Dosh and Earny, but haven’t tried out the others. I’ll definitely be signing up.
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