Complete Guide to Train Strikes in Italy

Nothing can ruin your vacation quicker than landing in the middle of an Italian train strike. I know, I’ve been there. This complete guide to train strikes in Italy will help you avoid strikes completely when possible and prepare you for dealing with them should you find yourself in trouble.   The basics of...

The Risks of Making America Great Again

Our country is divided into a rift so vast that it feels as if finding common ground is impossible. Regardless of where your loyalties lie or who you are in support of, the political decisions and stances of late are setting off grand repercussions throughout the world. Here are my thoughts and advice as...

The Olloclip and Why I Never Leave Home Without It

I am pretty easy going when it comes to packing for my trips. I don’t have much make up or jewerly, no big decisions on my shoes or handbag. I like to keep things simple and functional.  There is one item that I do obsess over and bring with me on every trip. This...

6 Reasons Travel Makes You Happy

Everyone loves to go on a vacation. Who doesn’t want time away from work and responsibilities, just relaxing and soaking in the sun. But does traveling go a step further and make us truly more content with our life? I certainly believe so, and have experienced this effect first hand. Here are my 6...

10 Must Haves to Survive a Long Flight

We all dream about our adventure, what we are going to do and see and taste.  If only we didn’t have to spend an entire day getting there. Until teleportation is an option, here our my 10 Must Haves to survive a long flight. Protein Rich Snack It’s tempting to grab junk food at...

Handling Money in Italy

Handling money in Italy is more complicated than you may realize, but don’t worry as our tips and tricks below will help you spend your money without any awkward issues. Still have more questions? Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help make your dreams come true. The importance...

Understanding Italian Culture with Mindful Travel

Part of enjoying Italy comes from embracing our differences and being aware of how we are presenting ourselves. Understanding Italian culture with mindful travel will help to minimized frustrations on your trip and increase your appreciation of their robust attitudes. I have tried to put together my impressions from an outsider’s perspective to help...

Dos and Don’ts When Eating in Italy

Many travelers feel a bit anxious about doing things right when it comes to dining in Italy. Since meals happen three times a day, we’ve created a list of dos and don’ts when eating in Italy so that you can confidently stuff your face. DO follow your nose and locals, the best places are...

Foot Care and What Shoes to Wear for Travel

Nothing is more important than good foot care and knowing what shoes to wear for travel. We’ve got essential advice along with some strong opinions in this article. Still have more questions? Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help make your dreams come true. Foot Care Taking care...

Get Fit for Your Italy Trip

We’ve updated our information to give you everything you need to know to get fit for your Italy trip. Still have more questions? Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help make your dreams come true. Get walking ready for travel You will be walking a lot during your...

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