Which innovation has made your travels more enjoyable? It could be a product, such as noise-canceling headphones. It could be a website that provides
driving directions. It could be a service, such as electronic toll collection for highways (like EZ Pass in the Northeast). Or it could be a
customer-service touch, such as hotels adding curved shower rods to their bathrooms. If your idea is picked as one of the top 10, you'll receive a
copy of The Smart Traveler's Passport: 399 Tips From Seasoned Travelers
. (However, if multiple people submit the same winning idea, only the
first person who wrote in will receive the book.) Use the form below to submit your pick for the best innovation that has become widespread since 1998.
The submission deadline is December 31, 2007; only one submission per person. We regret that we won't be able to include every submission we receive, and we reserve the right to edit for length and clarity. Once you send in your story or photograph, it becomes our propertyintellectual and otherwise.