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 Saturday, January 25, 2020, that we think you should read.
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The 16 Best Car Rental Booking Sites for 2020. – I always check Costco Travel to see their rates. And I like using the AAA promo code to get a free child car seat or booster to save having to lug one around. Sign up for the promo emails from your favorite airlines because they regularly offer promos with bonus miles on qualifying rentals. Also, check with AutoSlash because they’ll rebook your reservation if the price drops. What’s your favorite way to book a rental car?
Here’s Why You Should Always Print Your Boarding Pass. – My buddy Charlie always gives me a hard time about printing boarding passes, I may be a “grandpa” on this issue, but experience tells me that I’m right. Do you print boarding passes or use your mobile device?
Trump: Travel Ban Expansion Coming, Nations Aren’t Yet Final. – I’m not in favor of banning entire populations of people, no matter what the reason is. History will look back on us and shake its head over these policies. Maybe we need to vet people on a deeper level from certain countries, but banning them completely is a step too far.
15 Mistakes to Avoid When Traveling Solo. – It’s awesome to see so many of my friends traveling solo. I prefer traveling with friends, Anna, or the kids, but to each their own. When you travel solo, it is easier to make mistakes or overlook something that a second pair of eyes might otherwise catch. Solo travel can be fun, but follow these tips to minimize mistakes.
Should You Think Twice About Washing Your Hands on a Plane? – We’ve always been taught to wash our hands after using the restroom. But, should we ignore that advice while flying at 30,000 feet? There is an increased risk of E.Coli and other bad germs in airplane water systems, so consider using hand sanitizer instead.
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