Travel Tuesday: Covid Testing Before Travel

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

As Caribbean Islands begin to open, a picture is emerging of what future travel may look like outside the U.S. (at least during the Covid era).  It is important to check the travel requirements for your destination, as most will include the need for a negative Covid test and possibly travel/medical insurance. … Read More »

Travel Tuesday with Danielle: Whitefish Montana + Let’s Go There!

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

A new campaign by the travel industry was launched last week called “Let’s Go There”.  You may have seen their commercial during yesterday’s ESPN Monday Night Football.  The below commercial will be running on other channels, as well as radio.

Let’s Go There (:90 seconds) from U.S.Read More »

Travel Tuesday with Danielle: Turks & Caicos!

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

As travel continues to increase, many Americans are looking for destinations that are open to US visitors.  Traveling to a place where being outdoors is natural and Covid numbers are under control is of most importance.  Several Caribbean islands are open to US visitors, but today we are focusing on TURKS & CAICOS! … Read More »

Travel Tuesday with Danielle: Some of the new normals in the rapidly changing COVID travel era!

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

The travel world seems to be exploding with changes and updates every week, so it was really difficult to determine what to focus on for Travel Tuesday this week.  Airlines, ski resorts, hotels all seem to be regularly unfolding new plans for the Covid era to strike a balance between getting back to some normalcy while keeping us all safe. … Read More »

Travel Tuesday with Danielle: Airline Updates & Tips

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

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Given the recent news that Delta is blocking middle seats through January 6 and the fact that capacity will continue to be roughly capped at 60%, availability will become more limited on Delta. … Read More »

Travel Tuesday with Danielle: Current Travel Restrictions and Opening Highlights

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

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  Given last week’s travel survey results (Are you willing to travel on an airplane before a Covid vaccine?), it appears more people are planning to travel than not. … Read More »

Poll Results: Are you willing to travel on an airplane before a vaccine?

Thank you  to the 100+ folks who took our travel poll!  I wonder if these results are surprising to anyone?   48% are willing to travel now.  32% are NOT willing to get on an airplane right now.   20% are a maybe.   I’ve included all the comments for you to see (anonymously of course).   Feel free to add additional comments to this post!… Read More »

TRAVEL TUESDAY with Danielle – 3 Options for Local RV Rentals + Travel Poll

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

RV rentals have skyrocketed due to Covid. Renting an RV is not just a drive across country experience. This is a great adventure for a family, a couple or friends to enjoy the outdoors and explore the Southeast! Make sure to research the RV parks well for great reviews on their amenities and surrounding area!… Read More »

AIR TRAVEL = THE TWILIGHT ZONE

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

We have all seen the pictures on the news and social media of empty airports, social distancing on planes and even some packed flights. All airlines have come out with guidelines, but don’t assume they are following the same rules! After reading through some of the guidelines, passengers may have varied travel experiences based on how an airline is choosing to state their guidelines.… Read More »

7 Things You Can Do Now to Prepare for Post-Pandemic Travel

by Danielle Garrett of PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

The Coronavirus has temporarily taken away many things from our daily lives…visiting with friends, our kids going to school and going on vacation to name just a few. That said, it has not taken away our ability to dream about future travels with our family and friends.… Read More »

Aha! Travel Talk: CORONAVIRUS TRAVEL CHANGES

Tips to help travelers with inevitable changes

By Danielle Garrett, PlanIt Itineraries for The Aha! Connection

In the midst of this Coronavirus outbreak, many people are navigating the difficult decision to postpone or cancel upcoming vacations.   This can be stressful due to the many variables that need to be considered before making a final decision.  I hope the information below will help you during this uncertain time.  … Read More »

USPS can hold your mail safely at the local Post Office during the holidays!

Headed out of town? The USPS can hold your mail safely at your local Post Office™ until you return. Click here to sign up for Hold Mail Service in two simple steps.

You can notify the USPS up to 30 days in advance or as late as the next scheduled delivery day. Request your start date by 3 AM ET (2 AM CT or 12 AM PT) on your requested day, Monday—Saturday.… Read More »