Let’s kick off 2018 with my top 3 travel tips

Urban Events Global


There’s countless reason why you should become #Teamcarryon here’s a few.  Avoiding Baggage fees! Airlines charge upwards of $35 for the 1st checked bag and more for additional pieces. Being team carry on would be money saved. Your bag is wherever you are! There’s comfort in knowing when I reach my destination so does my luggage. In March 2017 I traveled 10 days with the Osprey Porter 46  therefore it can be done.  YouTube has tons of packing hack videos such as 10 Packing Hacks. In light of the recent incidents that occurred at Atlanta’s Airport power outage and the JFK fiasco , passengers that were not #TeamcarryOn spent days (yes you read that right) separated and /or looking for their bags. As a proud member of #teamcarryon your bags would be with you and this crisis averted.


Travel programs such as TSA-PreCheck & Global Entry help make your flight travel experience smoother and saves you time.  TSA-PreCheck offers expedited screening at a majority of US Airports.  Global Entry offers expedited entry into the United States from International destinations. Global Entry does include TSA-PreCheck so this is the best bang for your buck. Yes they come at a cost but you can’t put a price on less hassle and time saved. Some other notable ones are Mobile Passport, CLEAR, and let’s not forget hotel rewards programs & car rental programs. Research and find the right travel program, that fits your travel needs and frequency. Most credit cards offer a reimbursement or discount for most of the programs mentioned above.

Tip 3: Travel During off-peak season 

Just as you shop during sales, traveling should be no different. When the Flight Deal posted a Norwegian Airlines (side note this is my favorite low-cost airline) sale to European destinations I was all over it. Europe has long been on my list of destinations to visit and I finally ceased the opportunity. My non stop round trip flight to Paris, France was less than $400. The deals can be to somewhere on top of your list or somewhere you hadn’t considered before, the savings are worth the look.

Some deal sites to check:




I hope my tips will encourage improved & cost-effective travels for you in 2018.

Happy & Safe Travels,

Orane Williams


Featured Blogs

Top 5 travel upcoming changes in 2023

By Christina Belloge 255 views

Meet Kevin Knight: Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

By Urban Events Global 2542 views

Love, light, luxury, and adventure in Dubai

By Briana Rice 2828 views

10 Unique things to do in Africa besides safaris

By Sara Essop 644 views

Latest Blogs

5 Must Eat Ghanaian Local dishes in 2023

By Christina Belloge 136 views

Ten best restaurants to eat Ghanaian local dishes 2023

By Christina Belloge 120 views

Top 5 travel upcoming changes in 2023

By Christina Belloge 255 views

10 Unique things to do in Africa besides safaris

By Sara Essop 644 views

10 amazing books about Africa that you must read

By Sara Essop 384 views

39 signs that you are a travel addict

By Sara Essop 219 views

Yacht'Nik | Lesson Learned

By Yacht'Nik LLC 3517 views

3 different types of accomodation for a cheaper solo trip in Jamaica

By Christina Belloge 3794 views

10 Things to consider when traveling Solo in Jamaica

By Christina Belloge 2957 views

Montego Bay, Jamaica - City Travel Reviews

By Tony Jefferson 3071 views

Reconnecting with your Ancestors in Assin Manso River, Ghana

By Christina Belloge 4347 views

Sporty Adventures In Ghana

By Christina Belloge 3916 views