If I say Barbados, what images come immediately to mind? Sun, white or golden sand beaches, turquoise waters, waves slowly reaching the shores and touching your feet or perhaps you can imagine resting and relaxing on a long chair with a frozen cocktail in hand?This small island in the Caribbean is so rich in history, culture and is a great holiday destination for you and the whole family!...more
Looking for a small, yet cozy design/boutique hotel in Nuremberg?Willkommen to Hotel Drei Raben (or Three Ravens) which is one of the best hotels in the second largest city in Bavaria.There are only 22 themed rooms and suites over 5 floors and will appeal to travelers, young and the young at heart ;)...more
One thing you will always hear people complaining about is how expensive it is to travel in Europe. True, flights from the U.S. to Europe can be pricey, but once you are on the ground it is a whole different story. The Euro has been slipping for months now, and it is almost neck-and-neck with the U.S. dollar, which means you are no longer paying extra just to be in another country. Even Switzerland, where they don't even use the Euro, is running close to the dollar, although this notoriously expensive country is still pricey even when the dollar is up.
Don't Drink the Water And 22 Other Things You Should Never Do On An Airplane1. Bottle water is fine, tap water from the airplane is not. Sure the water is treated but it's not meant to be consumed unless it's at an extremely high temperature. That's why coffee on airplanes taste so bad....more
This post is sponsored by EEZ-Y. The makers of the Selfie Stick. All ideas and opinions are of my own. This post contains affiliate links.15 Easy Senegalese Twists Hair StylesI planned a few trips in June, Paris and Savannah, and I needed a protective hair style that was versatile and would last....more
I am finally getting to posting our recent trip. But first, I wanted to share what I used pretty much the whole time on our cruise. We were very close to the equator so the weather was very HOT, HUMID and MUGGY. Which means makeup needs to be light and waterproof.Below is a quick snapshot of what I used:...more
Few things can derail a peaceful vacation faster than a tantrum. One minute the family is serenely strolling the banks of the Seine; the next all the Parisians are glaring as your face turns redder than the screaming child’s and vacation becomes decidedly less relaxing. ...more