The Smart Traveler's Passport

The Smart Traveler's Passport

399 Tips from Seasoned Travelers

By Erik Torkells; Readers of Budget Travel Magazine

Quirk Books, Paperback, 9781594741777, 224pp.

Publication Date: April 2007

Travel Smart
The "Smart Traveler's Passport "is a collection of 399 of the best travel tips you'll ever read, compiled from the pages of Budget Travel magazine. You'll learn:
- 13 different uses for Ziploc bags
- How dental floss can double as a tape measure
- Where to find the best street food in cities worldwide
- How a digital camera can help you find your rental car
- Why clearing your Web browser's cache will lead to lower prices on airfare and hotel reservations
- How to avoid long lines at the world's most popular attractions.

About the Author
Erik Torkells is the editor of Budget Travel magazine, which was founded in 1998 with the notion that anyone can--and everyone should--travel. The magazine's working philosophy is to focus on value, while inspiring vacations for real people. Erik and Budget Travel have authored The Smart Traveler's Passport: 399 Tips from Seasoned Travelers and Secret Hotels: Extraordinary Values in the World's Most Stunning Destinations. Torkells lives in New York, N.Y.