Looking for a backpack for your next travel adventure? If so, check out the Osprey Farpoint 55 Travel Backpack. It our favorite pack when going “off the beaten path” or when your wheeled suitcase just won’t cut it. We review the backpack and discuss our top 10 reasons why we […]

Osprey Farpoint 55 Travel Backpack


When using your credit card abroad, you’re often asked whether you want to pay in the local currency or your home currency. In this video, we discuss why you should always opt to pay in the local currency, whether you are using credit cards or cash. We also explore five […]

Pay in Local Currency When Using Your Credit Card Abroad



Planning to rent a car on your next international trip, and wondering if you need an International Driving Permit (IDP)? In this quick travel tip video, we discuss why you might need or want an IDP, and the process for getting one (if you live in the United States).

Do You Need an International Driving Permit (IDP)?


Want to apply for a credit card that you’ve had in the past, but wonder if you’ll get the opening bonus again? This is a common question, and the rules differ per issuer. In this video, we review the policies (as of August 2017) for the three major flexible points […]

Can I Earn a Credit Card Opening Bonus Again?



You hope to avoid losing your passport or having it stolen while traveling, but it can happen! This video explains what you need to do in the event that you misplace your passport, and some tips to help you get an emergency passport as quickly as possible. We hope you […]

What to Do If You Lose Your Passport While Traveling?


We visit the Museum of Ice Cream, a new pop-up museum in Los Angeles that has become a popular attraction in the Arts District of Downtown LA. We discuss the highlights of our visit, as well as some tips for visiting the museum. Spoiler alert: It’s really “cool”!

Museum of Ice Cream