9 Non-Essential Travel Essentials

We all know that you should never leave home without your toothbrush, and you’d be silly to forget your passport.  But too often it’s the little things that make all the difference on the road.  Here are eight non-essential travel accessories that you may find to be, well, essential. ...
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Why Oberammergau is the place to be in 2010 (but you need to know about it now)

A play of life and death, promised in a moment of mortal threat – so began the history of the Oberammergau Passion Play in 1633.  In the middle of the Thirty Years War, after months of suffering and death from the plague, the Oberammergauers swore an oath that they would perform the “Play...
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Possibly the Best Family Resort Anywhere!

This summer I had the opportunity to visit a truly outstanding resort: Beaches Turks and Caicos. It was only for one night, but that was long enough to be very impressed with what the property has to offer. The other three Beaches properties are in Jamaica (I have also toured Beaches Boscobel),...
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Royal Caribbean Introduces Low Price Guarantee

When you book virtually any cruise you can get the price adjusted if it drops before final payment date (usually 70 days prior to sailing). With Royal Caribbean’s new Price Guarantee, even if the price drops after final payment date, they will honor that rate by applying an onboard credit to...
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How to Save Money While Travelling

Travel can be expensive, but with a little thought and planning, you can really minimize your costs and travel more!  Here are some tips: You don’t need to pay big bucks for water.  Take an empty bottle through security and fill it at a water fountain.  Research current local currency exchange...
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