Before You Complain About That Crying Baby On Your Plane, Think About This!

Traveling during the holidays is stressful enough. Throw a baby into the mix and it’s enough to push even the most skilled baby whisperer over the edge. There is no shortage of advice for people flying with their children: /center>...more
Babies crying are the worst! Just experienced a 3 hour flight with one on Tuesdaymore

5 Great Tips To Help You Survive Holiday Travel with Kids

It’s that time of year again. Time to pack up the kids, hit the road, book the plane tickets and travel the friendly road and skies. As a parent, traveling during the holidays can be a migraine-sized nightmare if you don’t plan appropriately. So let’s look at a few things you can do to make that migraine turn into an annoying nag that a cup of hot cocoa can easily fix....more
As a former flight attendant, I never understood why anyone would travel with children who are ...more

5 Products to Ease Your Travel Stress This Season

Both sides of my family live in Iowa. Every year, we travel to my husband's side somewhere in the Midwest (with seven brothers and sisters, it tends to be a rotating circle of interstate highway) for Thanksgiving and to my side in Iowa for Christmas. Every. Year. ...more
Love that nap pillow! As far as a favorite I already have, I really like my GoToob. Really basic ...more

My African Adventure

This autumn brought the trip of a lifetime....more

The Must-Have List for Your Cancun Trip

So your tickets are booked, reservations made and you’re all set to pack your bags and head to one of the hottest holiday destinations in the world! Lucky you!As a hub of tourist activity, there are so many things to do in Cancun from relaxing on the beach to being pampered in luxury resorts and hiking through the Mayan ruins, not to mention, the exciting nightlife!...more

Tips for Exploring the Dominican Republic

Travel enthusiasts who are looking to escape winter’s dreary cold weather should consider a tropical getaway to the Dominican Republic. This Caribbean destination is perfect year-round with warm temperatures, luxurious resorts and varied and flavorful food. With just a few tips travelers will experience on unforgettable time when they visit the enchanting Dominican Republic.Dominican Republic’s Best Travel Times...more

Weekend in Richmond: Get Your Ghost On

It's probably not surprising that a city as immersed in history as Richmond would have a reputation for ghosts and paranormal activity. Going back to its role in the nation's founding through its pivotal importance in the Civil War, Richmond has more than enough cemeteries, monuments, and historical residences to house a veritable army of ghosts. If haunting is your thing, check out these ghosts in Richmond....more

25 Great Gift Ideas For Travelers

There are plenty of items to give the travel-obsessed loved one in your life this holiday season. Every traveling expert needs an arsenal of products to make their journey smoother. If you’re stuck on what to get your friend or family member who’s been bitten by the travel bug, then read on for 25 great gift ideas for travelers.Making travel easier may win their hearts, but will it warm their hearts? We’ve got some gifts that just might do the trick....more

#Studyabroadbecause: 5 great reasons why you should

 The World is a book, and those who do not travel only read a page - St Augustine 1- Travel will transform youYour life will never be the same after you make that important decision, take a risk (that is well worth it) and you open your spirit, mind and soul. 2- You will build friendships that will last a lifetime...more

Part One — Going off the Rails

The Spade in Dark Loam...more

Hotel de Cabre in Marseille was moved 90 degress to fit the new street layout

 Hotel de Cabre in Marseille was moved 90 degress to fit the new street layoutI have an interesting story to share with you.  It involves Marseille, built in 1535 and was moved!!  Have any ideas?Well carry on reading and I’ll fill you in....more

Resting Uneasy At The Hotel Rwanda

Several years ago, while working as an executive assistant for a major pharmaceutical company, I had to plan a trip for my boss to Rwanda.Rwanda. Holy cow! Can you even get a plane to Rwanda??It turns out you can. More than one in fact. You can fly there direct via British Airways from Brussels, Belgium mainly because there are a lot of Europeans who visit the area for the Silverback gorilla wildlife preserve in Kigali. The movie "Gorillas in the Mist" was filmed there. ...more
You should watch the BBC documentary, Rwanda's Untold Story, https://vimeo.com/107867605.  It ...more