In 2004 I took a trip around the world, but only gave myself a few weeks to plan everything, so I learned lot of lessons the hard way! Based on what I learned, here are the best tips I can give to anyone else who has this itch and decides it's time to scratch it!
If you have family that lives out of state and you would like to see them but are afraid to travel with your baby, this article is perfect for you. Read on to find out just what you can do to make your trip as smooth as possible.
Nothing about your cruise should be stressful, but packing for it certainly can be. Don't fret—I'm here to help! These detailed packing lists for men and women will make getting ready easy.
Living overseas is an experience that will have a lifelong effect on your life. As with all experiences, there are upsides and downsides to making such moves.
We all need a vacation every year, but not all of us has the mega bucks needed to go just anywhere. These tips will help you plan a budget and stick with it wherever your travels take you.
Enjoy your next vacation for less with these top tips on how to save money planning your next holiday.
It's hot in June in Rome, 80° in the day 60° at night! Here's a list of what to wear to restaurants, museums, the beach and the Vatican tips - to fit in with the Italians.
Sitting at a ferry terminal is not a good way to spend your vacation LSB Photos Grabbing our backpacks, snorkeling equipment, beach towels, camera, water, and snacks, my husband Steve and I hurried off our cruise ship, jumped into a nearby taxi and...
Packing for mission trips can seem daunting, but this guide will help you maximize the space in your luggage so that you can bring everything you need! In addition to other tips, this article will help you decide when to roll or fold clothes, and where to put fragile items.
Before we had kids, my husband and I prided ourselves on being savvy, smart world travelers. Two little ones later, we've readjusted our outlook just a little and we're still jet-setting. Over time, we've learned what works, what doesn't, and what's downright crazy.
Tips on how to protect yourself from insects even before you leave the U.S.: what repellents to buy and how to use them.
While traveling, it can be challenging to send and receive money. This article shares some tips to help you handle banking activities while you are away from home.
Planning a family vacation can be stressful, but it doesn't have to be. These six tips will help you plan a hassle-free, fun vacation everyone will love.
Travelling in large groups is difficult, especially when you're taking children with you. Prepping for a trip can be very fun and exciting for kids, but it can be tough for adults. Here are three tips to take the stress out of your vacation.
It's a great idea to learn some key phrases to use when you travel abroad. However, some ways of going about it are better than others. Let me share my experience with you.
Planning a Leh Ladakh trip? Find information on packing, acclimatization, high altitude traveling, acute mountain sickness, innerline permits, and everything else you need to know for your trip.
Don't let jet lag leave you sleeping half your vacation or taking sick days to recover from one! Discover these tips for staying hydrated and preventing much-dreaded jet lag.
Are you considering your first backpacking adventure, but unsure what to bring along? Don't fret! Based on my experiences, these are the seven essentials you can't do without.
This is a complete list of things to consider packing (and some things not to pack) for your pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago, as well as a few tips along The Way.
Happy holidays need planning ahead. Making lists and ticking off items is essential if you want to have a worry free holiday and make great memories!
I wrote this article to encourage those who would like to travel but need some advice and a little push to take the first steps toward achieving that goal.
If you are renting a beach house and not sure what you should pack, check out this list of 50 things you should think about taking with you.
From region-specific recommendations to tips that apply to any cruise, this article will have you packing like a pro.
Need to learn how to pack your bag efficiently? This tutorial gives tips to avoid those annoying creases in clothes and save space in your luggage, too!
Bed bugs are an unwelcome guest in your hotel room. Learn how to spot and treat an infestation before you travel.
What you need to know to plan your first trip to Maui: Where to stay, what to do about transportation, and other tips and tricks.
Are you traveling somewhere and looking to pack smarter? Traveling light is easy! You just need to make a plan and follow a few simple suggestions.
Want to be able to converse with the locals while traveling in Italy? Learn a few key words and phrases and you'll chatting with the locals in no time at all.
No one wants their vacation interrupted by a hurricane, but sometimes it happens. How to prepare yourself, both at home and while traveling, to best handle the effects of a hurricane on your trip.
A comprehensive list of 100 plus travel books to satisfy your wanderlust. You'll find Hemingway, Kerouac, Theroux, and many more books, from Sir Richard Burton's 1851 classic to contemporary titles.
Preparing to move abroad can be an exciting experience, but it can also be overwhelming. Let me help walk you through some of the basics.
Yearning for a nightmarish experience in another country? Look no further! With this easy-to-follow guide everyone can get scammed when looking for accommodation, not only morons!
Investing my resources in solo traveling has allowed me to rediscover who I really am and build character. Here are my experiences and tips.
If you and your family are on the verge of moving out of your current location and settling elsewhere, the following tips can guide you on how best to prepare.
Strategies that assure that your food supply will be properly packed, well organized, and safe to eat during your recreational vehicle trips.
Travelling with children can seem extremely daunting for single parents, but I guarantee that it can be done. It might even make for some of the most rewarding experiences you'll have with your little ones! These eight tips will help you make the most out of a vacation abroad with your kids.
Traveling with your sweetheart can be a breeze . . . as long as you have the right guide in place to make sure you get all the important things done effectively.
Take it from someone who knows—you don't want to hit the road only to find you're woefully unprepared! Here are my top tips on planning and preparing for a road trip.