Lost Winds’ Top 9 Favorite Travel Hacks

While at common WiFi hotspots, look at Yelp or other review apps. Look at the comments sections and you’ll often find the WiFi passwords. Or, use this wonderful resource. Roll your clothes instead of folding them. My mom taught me this trick when I was young and we...

No More Big Deals At The Big Travel Sites?

The big travel aggregators–Expedia, Travelocity, Orbitz, etc.–may have outlived their usefulness. According to this article on backchannel.com, the layers of 3rd party vendors between the airlines, hotels, et al. have caused the end consumer prices to rise beyond what...

8 Ways Travel Agents Add Value To Your Vacation In 2017

This article was written by Cheryl Rosen and originally published at travelmarketreport.com on Feb. 17, 2017 There’s no do-over for a vacation gone wrong. Every moment of the time you take off from work, whether traveling alone or with family and friends, is...

9 ski resorts you can fly into

Originally Published: 9 ski resorts you can fly into By Rob Hodgetts, CNN Updated 5:40 AM ET, Tue February 21, 2017 The freedom found skiing on a mountain is often earned after lengthy journeys, airport hassles and time-consuming traffic. But what if flying to the...

10 Reasons To Use A Travel Agent In 2017

This article was written by Cheryl Rosen and originally published at travelmarketreport.com on Nov. 22, 2016 In this season for giving thanks, we at Travel Market Report want to thank all the professional, smart, caring travel professionals who have supported and...

The Essential Packing List for Travelers

Ah, vacation.....the excitement that builds when it's time to start packing. You know your journey is just around the corner. But what to pack? Here are some tips to streamline the challenges of 'not too much and not too little'. Let’s start with the not so fun, but...

What Are “Lost Winds” Anyway?

Well, first off, let me share the literal background with you. I live in beautiful San Clemente, California, which is right on the border of Orange and San Diego Counties. San Clemente is famous for being the quintessential beach town, where dozens and dozens of world...