A Tour Guide? Who needs one?

A Tour Guide? Who needs one?

If you’re typically a go-it-alone traveler you may wonder why anyone would choose to travel with a tour company or a local guide. After all, technology has made it easier than ever to preview countries in microscopic ways and to book excursions and transportation with...
Grand Palaces (you may have missed)

Grand Palaces (you may have missed)

  If your travels take you near a palace, go ahead and stop. Palaces by their very nature offer everything a curious traveler is looking for – unrestrained beauty, history, and cultural insight. You are more than likely going to find that the risk was worth...
8 Tips for Packing for Packing Light

8 Tips for Packing for Packing Light

Packing in a carry-on suitcase makes a ton of sense. There’s the baggage fees, the concern of lost luggage, navigating streets on foot where vehicles are forbidden, small elevators, and the greatest benefit of all? Saving your tired back after a long flight!...