What Would You Sacrifice For Your iPad?

Addicted To my IpadAlvin Brickman for Metrosetter Wire

Do you sometimes care more about your iPad than your physical well-being? Do you find yourself longing for it or experiencing a sense of loss when you are without it? If you answered yes to either of these questions, it turns out that that’s pretty much the norm these days. Continue reading

Texas Gets Highest Speed Limit In The Country

Transportation Texas Speed Limit 85mph[Alvin Brickman for Metrosetter Wire]

Soon travelers in Texas will be able to drive 85mph, the highest speed limit in the country, between Austin and San Antonio. Continue reading

Breakin’ it Down: a “Short-Term” Renter Infographic

Travel InfographicsLawrence Chambers for Metrosetter Wire

Roomorama and Tripping.com have conducted a “Who are you?” survey with their users and published an infographic representing their findings today.  Check it out below. Continue reading

Do Chicago’s Reversible Lanes Actually Work?

Chicago Reversible Lanes

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If you’re a Chicago resident or commute to the city for work, you’ve probably wondered on more than one occasion if those reversible lanes actually work. Find out after the jump. Continue reading

Orange, CA District Considers Ban on Short-Term Vacation Rentals

Vacation Rentals VRBO Airbnb Orange CaliforniaAlvin Brickman for Metrosetter Wire

Seal Beach residents in Orange, CA are taking action against short-term vacation rentals. In a response characteristic of residents of small communities, Old Town tourist district—the last city district in Seal Beach to allow vacation rental practices—proposed a law that would halt any new vacation rental properties.  Continue reading