vacation http://kcur.org en The Best Travel Apps For Your Summer Excursions http://kcur.org/post/best-travel-apps-your-summer-excursions <p></p><p>The summer months are fast approaching, which means summer vacations are too. Whether you're taking a day trip or an international excursion, travel apps can take some of the burdens of planning, booking, even packing, off your shoulders.</p><p>In the first half of Friday's&nbsp;<a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, guest <strong>Dustin Jacobsen&nbsp;</strong>joins Steve Kraske&nbsp;with his recommendations for travel apps to help with everything from currency conversion to finding good hotel deals.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 16:44:47 +0000 Steve Kraske, Danie Alexander & Cody Newill 56226 at http://kcur.org The Best Travel Apps For Your Summer Excursions Be Prepared For Travel Abroad http://kcur.org/post/be-prepared-travel-abroad <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Many college students often spend a summer abroad for additional course credit or just to see a bit of the world. In the second portion of Friday's </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Up to Date</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Steve </span>Kraske<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with a member of the State Department for some advice that could make their, or anyone's, time away from home as safe as possible.</span></p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Fri, 16 May 2014 20:55:18 +0000 Steve Kraske & Danie Alexander 55862 at http://kcur.org Be Prepared For Travel Abroad Troubleshooting Your Travels http://kcur.org/post/troubleshooting-your-travels <p>Ever had one of those vacations where <strong>nothing seems to go right</strong>? Your <strong>luggage gets lost</strong>, the reservation’s for <strong>the wrong day</strong>, and you accidentally asked for a sub-compact car for your family of five? Tue, 26 Mar 2013 23:00:00 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 34082 at http://kcur.org Troubleshooting Your Travels Summer Reading For Children & Youth http://kcur.org/post/summer-reading-children-youth <p>School&rsquo;s out for summer, so keep your kids&#39; brains busy, and develop that summer reading list.<br /><br />Thursday on <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/uptodate"><strong><em>Up to Date</em></strong></a>, Steve Kraske welcomes <a href="http://jocolibrary.org" target="_blank">Johnson County Library</a> staffers <strong>Kate McNair</strong>, <strong>Debbie McLeod</strong> (ret.) and <strong>Bradley Debrick</strong> to share their favorite picks, from<em> No Sleep for the Sheep</em> to <em>The ABCs of Baseball</em>.</p> Wed, 23 May 2012 22:18:02 +0000 Stephen Steigman & Steve Kraske 18201 at http://kcur.org Summer Reading For Children & Youth