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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 Thursday, June 21, 2018, that we think you should read.
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31 Brilliant Ways to Actually Use Your Travel Photos. – I think we’re all guilty of snapping bunches of photos, then doing nothing with them. There are some really great ideas in this post. I’m going to do the US map with pictures of our adventures.
Picking This Seat on a Flight Means You’re Selfish, Psychologists Say. – Guilty as charged. HAHA
Citing challenges, some tour operators drop Eiffel climbs. – If you haven’t climbed to the top of the Eiffel Tower and taken in the views, you are missing out. I climbed up the stairs with Timmy on my shoulders when he was 2 years old. That’s a lot of steps with a toddler weighing you down. The elevator is also a fantastic experience, but beware the pickpockets!
It’s Official… RIP: The Plastic Merchant. – Gift card reselling has become a popular way to meet credit card minimum spend requirements and earn a lot of extra miles and points. But, this path is not without its risks, as many people recently found out when this reseller portal started bouncing checks.
TSA Restricts Powders on International Flights (But not Baby Formula, Medical Prescriptions or Human Remains). – I can only imagine the reasons behind the TSA’s ban on these types of powders. They must have some details about a potential terrorist threat that they aren’t sharing with us. It may be a pain, but I’m glad they are working hard to keep us safe.
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