Travel Blog

Social distancing gets creative

There’s no way around it – the COVID-19 pandemic has thrown a total wrench into the travel, hospitality and entertainment industries! However, many businesses and travelers alike are coming up with creative ways to stay both open and safe. Following is a list of some of our favorite tactics. (Hint: Most of these involved people being outside and maintaining social...

Vacationing with your dog

One thing’s for sure … Americans LOVE their dogs! Around 63 percent of U.S. households have at least one dog, according to a 2019-20 survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association. And, out of those, around 40 percent of dog owners will bring their pooch on vacation with them. Hey, Fido needs a break, too! Here’s a look at...

Virtual vacations for those stuck at home

Summer is traditionally our time as Americans to “escape” and have a bit of a respite from our everyday lives during a vacation or two. While I know many people who have cautiously traveled a bit – typically staying within driving distance – there are many others who are choosing to forego vacation this year. Not only are there very...