Travel Tips for the Holiday Season

Traveling these days is rarely a pleasant experience. Traveling around the holidays seems to always be exponentially worse. You take the normal travel hassles of weather delays, lost baggage, turbulence, no overhead bin space, terrible airport food and passengers who can’t follow basic instructions, multiply that by the 6 million people expected to be flying during the holidays and it’s a recipe for a headache that only a continuous stream of Tito’s and Xanax can cure. My spirit animal is George Clooney from my favorite movie Up in the Air. If you haven’t seen it, you’re missing out on some solid advice he gave a young Anna Kendrick when she became a road warrior like me. And while I put up pretty pedestrian numbers compared to Mr. Clooney, with over 100 flights and 150+ hotel nights a year, I figured I’d share some of my travel tips to make your holiday travel (and mine) as stress free as possible this year. 

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