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 Friday, February 22, 2019, that we think you should read.
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The Best Apps for Scoring Free Hotel Stays, Food, Gift Cards, and More. – Plenty of free goodies and discounts here. I love getting freebies every Tuesday from my Sprint account.
Man Flies to Los Angeles in Boxer Shorts, Recreates ‘Living Room Experience’. – I understand wanting to be comfortable while flying, but this is ridiculous. And that the flight attendants wouldn’t say anything to him is completely unprofessional.
Just landed. 2 hours in he stood up and took 4 mini bottles of wine from the cart. Then he fell asleep. Then 6 hours in he got cold so PUT ON HIS PUFFY JACKET pic.twitter.com/wNFq9L2bkH
— Lizzie Thompson (@Lizzie_Thompson) February 18, 2019
How fake food is made in Japan. – What a fun experience. Every culture has their specialties that other countries often have no clue about. This is one of those moments. It is obviously a masterful skill but I don’t know where these would be good for except 1) people that love specific foods or 2) in a restaurant window. Charlie explains it all in this article.
11 Common Travel Scams and How to Avoid Them. – Criminals love to prey on tourists. Do a little homework before you travel… or at least before you leave your hotel room. Have a plan and a good idea of where you want to go. When you look like you belong, most criminals will leave you alone.
Is TSA PreCheck, Global Entry, or CLEAR the Best Way to Skip Airport Security Lines? – If you love to travel but hate waiting in line at the airport, you have options. Global Entry, TSA PreCheck, and Clear all provide options to help you skip the line. But which one of these is best for your situation? This article discusses the differences so you can make a decision. Use my referral link to get a free trial of CLEAR for your next trip.
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