The Ana Isabel Photography Blog


TSA Pre or Clear? Getting through the airport FAST!

This is likely one of my most frequently asked travel questions. My easy answer, BOTH! TSA Pre is a four month process and an in-person interview. But once you get it, it’s super easy to renew. It’s also a great option at $70 for five years. Clear is $179 per year (it’s $119 if you […]

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Ana’s Travel Tips: Four items to make your hotel stay more comfortable

Staying at a hotel for work is so much different than staying at a hotel for vacation. After traveling on the 2020 presidential campaign trail, I’ve learned that there are little pleasures that make staying in multiple hotels in a week bearable. Here are some of my favorite items: Pajamas from Print Fresh – These […]

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Ana’s Travel Trips: 2020 Must-have items for your next flight

During travel, there are a few items that make my day just a bit easier and comfortable. Today, I’m sharing four of my favorites: HumanGear cutlery – Single-use plastic is everywhere at airports and having this HumanGear set allows me to reduce my use. Also, it saves me from having to pick a fork or […]

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Ana’s Travel Tips: Packing Light

When traveling for work, I carry a backpack for personal items. My rolling suitcase is actually a ThinkTank, which is a photography gear-only bag. Because of this, I’ve learned to travel light. Here are my travel tips: Versatile pieces – Black/blue/white long-sleeve and short sleeve tops can go with almost anything. I also bring one […]

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