Finding the best flight to Italy | or Anywhere in Europe

Still struggling to find the perfect flight to Italy or another location in Europe? We now offer bundled booking options to Italy and beyond that just might save you a chunk of change.  Call 406-570-9393 or email andi@onceinalifetimetravel.com for a quote. Airline tickets.  Hands down the most agonizing, frustrating and stress inducing piece of...

The Real ID Act | Is Your State Compliant

Real ID Act Half of the states and territories in the US will require a passport for domestic travel. This is called the Real ID Act and states were given until January 22, 2018 to comply. That’s right. Your driver’s license may not be good enough any more for a quick trip to Vegas....

Getting Passport Ready for Italy

We’ve updated our information for 2018 to give you everything you need to know for getting passport ready for Italy. There are loads of changes, so buckle up as we help you get passport ready for Italy. Still have more questions? Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can help...

7 Best Travel Books

Dr. Seuss, who has shared many words of wisdom with the world, said, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” Books are a wonderful instrument for knowledge, perspective, and inspiration. Words penned on a page by someone with a unique...

Travel Gift Guide Ideas for the Italy Lover

We’ve put together a huge list of our favorite travel themed gifts to help you with holiday shopping, perfect for the Italy lover in your life. Foodies, bookworms, gear gurus and techy fanatics will all flip for this list. Happy travels everyone! Stocking Stuffer Gifts for Travel Scratch Off World Map Poster I am...

Travel Insurance and How the Pros Outweigh the Cons

Travel insurance is one of those gray area topics. Unfortunately, there is not one right answer to when or how you should invest in travel insurance. There are several variables that depend on your unique travel situation. Many people are unsure if purchasing travel insurance is even worth the trouble. However, it is important...

Where Selfie Sticks are Banned in 6 European Countries

Selfie sticks have been a travel fad for the past couple of years now. On one hand, these gadgets are helpful if you’re traveling solo or want to take group pictures. They allow travelers to capture unique shots at various angles. However, in many cases, the selfie stick fad has caused more problems than...

17 Best Books and Movies to Inspire Travel to Italy

Looking to learn more about Italy before your trip or simply wanting to peak your interest in the beautiful country? Books and movies are fantastic channels for getting a closer look at another culture without actually going anywhere. The descriptions, perspectives, and information found in books can open your mind’s eye to the sceneries,...

10 Useful Travel Gadgets

As our world gets more and more technologically advanced, more and more items are produced to make our lives easier. Fortunately, travel is one area that these modern gadgets are directed at. Products like speaking global translators, video recording sunglasses, and smart suitcases are innovative ways of making travel more convenient and less stressful....

17 Reasons Travel to Italy is a Terrible Idea

Thinking of traveling to Italy? Has a visit there been on your bucket list, something you’ve been dreaming of for years? What a TERRIBLE idea. Let me tell you why you should just save you money and stay home. 1. Food The food in Italy is terrible, you can’t find real spaghetti and meatballs...

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