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5 recommendations for where to find the most delicious macarons in Paris: Pierre Herme, Pierre Marcolini, La Maison du Chocolat, Sadaharu Aoki, and Laduree, of course. Stay for tea and definitely try the chocolate, too.
10 Travel Picks from the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale - Travel accessories and clothing.
A checklist of five essential things you must do before you leave on vacation (especially if you’re going abroad).
The essentials: what you need to bring onboard for a flight with a 6-12 month old baby. Recommendations for food, toys, books, and teethers to keep your baby happy and calm.
Starting in October 2020, TSA will be requiring you to have a gold star on your state identification card for domestic flights. This brief article explains how to apply for a duplicate Hawaii driver’s license online so that you have a REAL-ID compliant/gold star ID.
Bottom line: if you’re sitting in a 3-seater configuration, the middle seat gets both armrests.
Tips for staying healthy while traveling on a plane
My advice: When you’re staying at a hotel in America, tip your hotel maid at least $5 per day, every day. Maids are undercompensated and you can help make their lives better.
Introducing 5 of my favorite new travel companions: a Salvage Public tote to remind me of home; an SK-II mask to keep my skin nice; Beautycounter Countermatch night recovery cream to keep my skin hydrated; and a good pair of sunglasses from Gentle Monster or Diff Eyewear.
Why buy French luxury goods while you are in Paris? Because: Celine, Chanel, Lanvin, and Louis Vuitton. What makes the best souvenirs, where to go, and how to get your tax refund.