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March 24, 2009

TRAVELING WITH A LAPTOP

Years ago I almost arm-wrestled with someone at a check point in the Caribbean who wanted to put my camera (with half-used film inside) through an X-ray.  I’d seen too many developed pictures turn into ghosts!

Now, it’s laptops.  Mine is left at home, but there are, on the horizon, “Checkpoint-Friendly Laptop Bags,” (www.PathfinderLuggage.com) approved for X-ray screening, allowing you to keep laptops in your bag by going through checkpoints. … Read the rest