Daily Archives: June 4, 2012

Traveling With Eyeglasses

Posted by on June 4, 2012

Me in Indonesia sporting the sunglasses I had made in Hong Kong

Me in Indonesia sporting the sunglasses I had made in Hong Kong

Recently, for the fourth time in the last five years since I started traveling, I had to get new glasses. My most recent glasses disaster was last January when I broke my glasses the very first morning onboard the ship to Antarctica. The ship was tossing so much that they flew off the nightstand on to the floor. My first step out of bed in the morning broke the frame. Great way to start a trip.

Many people wear glasses, but it isn’t something which is given a lot of thought or consideration when getting ready to travel. Yet if you should lose or break your glasses, it can ruin your trip.

Here are several tips I’ve learned from my five years of traveling around the world with glasses.
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