Archive for the ‘Travel Advice’ Category

Avoid Jet Lag with Brooklyn Travel Agency’s Advice

From coach to business class travel, airplane frequenters know that the most dreaded side effect of such travel is jet lag, or desynchronosis. Jet lag is a physiological condition of sleep disruption caused by prolonged air flight. Its more mild cousin, travel fatigue, can occur with shorter trips and usually has a shorter recovery time. […]

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Travel Apps for Safety and Security

Last time, we discussed the importance of certain apps created for traveling. Another vital use for travel apps is ensuring the safety and security of travelers in any vacation destination around the world. The PinPin ATM Finder is a Windows app that helps users find a means to get some cash anywhere. No need to […]

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Traveling with Young Children

Traveling with kids on a plane is never an easy feat, not for the parents, not for the kids, and not for the hundreds of passengers stuck in a tin box with wailing youngsters. Parents cannot solve every problem, but forethought and preparation can greatly reduce the possibility of issues. As far as packing, let […]

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“Next Stop, London!” Says Brooklyn Travel Agency

These days, a hot vacation destination for our customers is London, England and its environs. Though the weather is often muggy, the amenities are top-notch and the entertainment is unmatched. London is not only about Buckingham Palace and its stoic guards; it’s about fun, history, and something for every type of visitor. The Adventurer: This […]

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More Security Advice from the Brooklyn Travel Agency

Last time we discussed wise preparations for people seeking to navigate with ease the airport security line. This time around, we’ll mention some advice about standing on line and interacting with the Transportation Safety Administration employees. No Jokes: This might be the most important bit of advice we can impart. The TSA does not have […]

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Security Tips from the Brooklyn Travel Agency

Since the unfortunate events of September 11th, airport security in the U.S. has gotten tougher and tougher. Successive incidents have caused the Transportation Safety Administration to expand on the security rules pertaining to air travel. While some people have chosen to avoid flying altogether, many of our customers still prefer air over any other travel […]

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Unpacking Tips from the Brooklyn Travel Agency: A Sequel

Not too long ago we emphasized several important considerations for packing suitcases before that flight to Israel or parts unknown. This time around we want to emphasize another important aspect of travel: unpacking at the final destination. First of all, ponder if unpacking is absolutely necessary. For vacations lasting less than a week, taking everything […]

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Best Beaches in the World

We’re right smack in the middle of prime travel season, and although it’s fairly hot here in the U.S., we can’t help but travel to other warm locales in the summer to soak up the sun. For those looking to enjoy exotic getaways with crystal-clear water and endless miles of sand, check out some of […]

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Packing Tips from the Brooklyn Travel Agency

Good travelers know that the right packing techniques often make the difference between a dream vacation and a traveler’s nightmare. Through our years of experience helping the people of Brooklyn travel the globe, we have gathered quite a collection of useful tips about proper packing. Organization is a key factor in ensuring a good packing […]

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How To Be a Good Tourist, Part 2

Continuing from our post last week, here is part 2 of How to Be a Good Tourist! Respect local culture. Easy enough right? For example, in deeply religious countries, don’t do anything that can be insulting to their religious beliefs. India is not a good forum for your new smattering of bovine jokes. People have […]

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