After reflecting on Nomadic Matt’s post, 27 GOLDEN RULES FOR NOT RUINING YOUR TRIP AND BECOMING A MASTER TRAVELER, I realized I’d kind of created my own travel rules over the years.  You’ll notice they’re geared more toward my demographic (mid to late 30s and beyond with some income. Value expediency over saving money) than the 20-year-old backpacker. Here’s what I’ve got. Take the Taxi. It’s not always worth the money you’ll save by hiking 20 blocks to the nearest subway station. You can afford it. Or better… Take an Uber. They’re more fun. They come to you if you have the…