Johnny's dad was having trouble charging his cellphone, and Sprint said to buy a new phone. He took it to the Apple Store and with a burst of canned air, it was back to normal. Turned out to be pocket lint in the lightning port. But shame on Sprint for trying to shake him down for a new phone!
Travel Tip of the week - Wear an Ugly Christmas Sweater on an Alaska Airlines flight and get boarded before anyone else!
Travel Website of the week - Vacasa. 5100 Vacation homes all around the world. A management company that handles private homes for the owners. So you have a company that will either meet you at the door and handle any problems. It's peace of mind.
App of the week - Cool Cousin. A great app for learning about the cool sites to see where you're traveling. iOS only.
It's also not too late to book a cheap flight. The key is flexibility.