If you love to travel, you can't help but notice that it's getting easier and faster to take a trip anywhere in the world. Sure, there is still a lot to groan about.
There will always be long security lines, over-zealous TSA agents, canceled trips and lost luggage, to name a few. Yet, the reality is that it's easier than ever to find cheap airfares and inexpensive hotels right from your smartphone.
You can see your entire trip on apps like Google Trips. And, despite the horror stories you've heard about lost luggage, the number of lost bags is going down as the number or airline trips is going up.
The improved conditions are due in large part to technology. Just think how time-consuming planning a trip used to be; before, you could schedule and pay for it online.
There's always room for improvement. But that's where these three fantastic travel innovations come in: They'll save you time, money and prevent headaches. That way, you can enjoy your vacation more than ever.
One more thing. Keep reading for a bonus travel innovation. This one will give you peace of mind knowing that all is safe back home when you're thousands of miles away.