Airport Travel Tips: Reducing Waiting Times

Written by Marisol Boatwright

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•Do not pack wrapped gifts and do not bring wrapped gifts torepparttar checkpoint. Wrap on arrival or ship your gifts prior to your departure. TSA may have to unwrap packages for security reasons. While atrepparttar 150618 Airport Each adult traveler needs to keep available his/her airline boarding pass and government-issued photo ID until exitingrepparttar 150619 security checkpoint. Due to different airport configurations, at many airports you will be required to display these documents more than once. •Placerepparttar 150620 following items IN your carry-on baggage or in a plastic bag prior to enteringrepparttar 150621 screening checkpoint: oMobile phones oKeys oLoose change oMoney clips oPDA's (personal data assistants) oLarge amounts of jewelry oMetal hair decorations oLarge belt buckles •Take your laptop and video cameras with cassettes OUT of their cases and place them in a bin provided atrepparttar 150622 checkpoint. •Take OFF all outer coats, suit coats, jackets and blazers.

Marisol Boatwright is an Independent Travel Agent with Global Travel International. She has years of experience in the travel agency business and wants to help people with their travel needs. Whether it be for hotel or air reservations, auto rentals, cruises, or vacation packages, Marisol will be able to help.

The Rules of Dating, Vacationing and Compatibility

Written by Holly Bentz -

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Consequently, it is appropriate to be respectful of another’s life choices. Most couples place high expectations onrepparttar romantic getaway. “Unfortunately,repparttar 150588 relationship faux pas can cause excessive undue stress. The best approach entails fairly evaluating a prospective significant other forrepparttar 150589 bigger picture,repparttar 150590 fate ofrepparttar 150591 relationship,” states dating expert, Bentz.

Live byrepparttar 150592 following travel strategies to make your romantic getaway an escape filled with compatibility:

• Book a short trip. Instead of opting forrepparttar 150593 week in Santo Domingo, tryrepparttar 150594 weekend getaway.

• Learn about their travel style. If your vacationing partner prefers to schedule every available minute with activities and you are more of a spontaneous traveler – set some guidelines.

• Plan moderate itinerary in advance. Formulize a few common interest activities to include inrepparttar 150595 getaway.

• Make light of underlying differences. Before making an issue of incidental situations, make light of conflicts. Remember, that you are traveling with someone you care about versus Satan’s reject.

• To quell conflicts be flexible. Conflicts may arise from bringing a lap top, to watching a soap opera or playing video games. The idea is to diffuse any simmering differences.

• Spend a little time apart. Keepingrepparttar 150596 peace can sometimes mean ducking away torepparttar 150597 driving range or spa.

• Mind your P’s and Q’s inrepparttar 150598 restroom. The bathroom may represent a battlefield for many couples. To accommodaterepparttar 150599 other person, userepparttar 150600 hotel bathroom, wake up a little earlier to userepparttar 150601 facility or simply request a double sink.

• Avoid altercations. Onrepparttar 150602 trip, skirt arguments and make minor notes about essential differences. The disparities are indicators ofrepparttar 150603 future endurance of your relationship.

Whatever you discover about your prospective significant other, remember to keep it all in its proper perspective: “You are on vacation to relax, rejuvenate and enjoy!”

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