Travel Tips

Alright! You’re ready to travel with kids more. Don’t panic. Family travel is amazing! One of your biggest concerns may be what are the best kids travel items and how to keep your kids safe and happy when traveling. We’re Read more >
I know. I don’t like having to buy travel insurance either. And I don’t even like talking about it or having to do research and compare the best travel insurance companies. It’s never an exciting topic, I’d rather just talk Read more >
Ever since I was a little kid flipping through the pages of my Zoobooks, I knew that someday I wanted to travel to Africa…
Are you ready to leap out of 2016 and into 2017? Tired and frustrated with the year gone by, over its bad luck, or are you running with the good luck and awesome achievements into the New Year? We shouldn’t Read more >
Now that I’m older I have less tolerance – for people that don’t care about me or vice versa (I mean that respectfully too), for things that waste my time, and terrible coffee and wine. This was the conversation my Read more >
There are a lot of wonderful ways to experience Europe while staying on a budget. For most travelers, backpacking through Europe is at the top of their bucket list. With numerous things to do in Europe, it’s a huge milestone Read more >
As a frequent traveler, I’ve flown all sorts of airlines (and airplanes) in all different parts of the world. I’ve flown in everything from…
“When you get to LAX take either an Uber or Lyft to my place.” My friend Johnny Jet was helping me to navigate my way in LA upon arrival for the BlogHer conference. I didn’t say it out loud, but Read more >
It’s that time of year again – the time when people travel to the far northern reaches of the world in hopes of seeing…
It’s something I’m guessing all of us dream about – a luxury holiday. Private villa pools, luxury spas, unobstructed horizon views and cocktails in the pool cabana. Ahh, feel that stress melt away. Before you put that dream in the Read more >


Using Pre-paid Travel Money Cards

My brother first told me about prepaid travel money cards a couple of years ago. He and his wife used a cash passport for their year long trip through South America and raved about how easy and convenient it was. Read more >