VIEW POST

View more
Tech & Gadgets Travel Tips

CLEAR Membership The New Way to Beat Airport Lines

By on February 21, 2018

 

Have you noticed how the TSA PreCheck lines are getting longer and longer as more people enroll in the program? Well, the greatest thing to come along since TSA PreCheck is called CLEAR. It is a paid membership service that uses bio metric data to confirm your…


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances Tech & Gadgets

New York Times Travel Show 2018

By on January 25, 2018

I’m proud to announce that I will be speaking at the New York Times Travel Show Saturday January 27th 2pm. Use Promo Code “AngelsTravels” for tickets. I’ll be sharing my tips and advice on traveling smart with technology and my favorite travel apps. If you are in the area,…


VIEW POST

View more
Travel Tips

New Cuba Travel Restrictions by Trump

By on November 8, 2017

One of my favorite stamps I’ve collected on my passport is from my travels to Cuba. Today, The Treasury Department OFAC has executed President Trump’s recommendation to now tighten some of the loosened restrictions for travel to Cuba. This has been widely reported today in the LA Times and…


VIEW POST

View more
Tech & Gadgets Travel Tips

Best Travel Apps: Mobile Passport

By on November 7, 2017

I’ve been talking about the importance of travel tech for a long time now and Mobile Passport is one of my favorite apps to use because I do not have Global Entry (Yes, I have TSA Pre-Check). I’ve been chomping at the bit for the Mobile Passport App to…


VIEW POST

View more
Travel Tips

Game of Thrones Filming Locations

By on September 1, 2017

Like most Game of Thrones fans, I continue to be impressed with this phenomenal television series. In my recent travels, I have made one of my favorite tv shows come to life by visiting some of the filming locations of Game of Thrones in various parts of the world….


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances Packing Tips

Travel Ambassador Packing Tips on Fox St Louis

By on August 14, 2017

Earlier this year I had the pleasure of being on Fox in St Louis to share some of my favorite packing tips. Below is the segment.

Double check fare restrictions
Double check weight and dimension restriction on the website of the airline you are traveling on
Ensure that your…


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances

2018 Travel & Adventure Show

By on August 11, 2017

I’m pleased to announce that I will be a featured speaker at the 2018 Travel & Adventure Show. This show takes place in San Diego, Denver, Los Angeles, Bay Area, Washington DC, Philadelphia, Dallas & Chicago. I will be joining a great roster of speakers like Rick Steves, Samantha…


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances Packing Tips Travel Tips

Travel Well, Smart and Often

By on August 10, 2017

“Travel Well, Travel Smart, Travel Often” is my catchphrase, mission and how I aim to live my own life and teach others to do. Travel is my PhD in Life. Travel has fundamentally changed me and I think it’s one of the best things we can do for ourselves….


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances

Travel Ambassador Guide to Cuba Special Event

By on June 28, 2017

Special Event Today June 28th & Tomorrow June 29th

6:30 PM for Appetizers & Beer

7:00 PM Discussion on Travel to Cuba

With all of the talk on travel to Cuba, I figured I should update fellow travelers on the possible new rules and how to travel to Cuba. I will discuss the…


VIEW POST

View more
Appearances

May & June 2017 Travel Smart Events

By on May 25, 2017

May 2017
May 25 — Sports Basement, Presidio Store, San Francisco CA. Click HERE for more info to RSVP

May 27 — Various lectures at Summit Hut, Tucson, AZ. Click HERE to RSVP

 
June 2017
June 3 — Various lectures at Luggage & Leather, Houston, TX. Click HERE to RSVP

June 10  —Various lectures at Passport Luggage, St. Louis, MO. Call  314-726-1313 to…

Angel Castellanos
Pasadena, CA

I'm a US based travel expert and spend my time teaching people how to travel well, smart and often. I'm passionate about travel and helping people save time & money. This blog, or travel lounge, is a collection of my practical travel advice and experiences from traveling 8-10 weeks internationally each year. I believe that travel has never been easier and that everyone can achieve their travel dreams. Happy Travels!

Search
    Join me on Twitter
    %d bloggers like this: