New Problems With Hyatt & Their Reps, Making An Impossible Reward Trip Work, Travel Identity Theft & More!

Happy Wednesday to all of our travel friends, both near and far! Here are some articles we’ve read from other bloggers (and other sources) that we think you may like, as well, so we’re passing them along.

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  • On One Mile at a Time, Tiffany writes a thoughtful post about how to be socially responsible when vacationing after her recent visit to Laos. I had similar questions for my dad and his wife after their visit to Luang Prabang and it looks like things have gotten even worse since then. Let’s just say if you’re going to visit a local religious ritual and your tour guide sets up lighting to improve your selfies, you’re doing it wrong.
  • Finally, I wanted to share an article by identity theft experts My ID Care about online quizzes. It’s not directly travel related but if you have online accounts with banks, hotels and airlines, you have plenty of passwords. I understand that by writing a blog, I’m putting myself out there on the internet. However, I try to set strong passwords for my accounts and change them regularly (which drives Sharon crazy). One way to let thieves into your accounts is to give them the answers to your security questions, like the questions to all those online Facebook quizzes. Just in case you’re wondering, I’m a Ravenclaw, Sharon’s a Hufflepuff and we didn’t need to answer any online quiz questions to find that out.

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This post first appeared on Your Mileage May Vary

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