10 Rules for Using your Debit and Credit Cards in Europe

The convenience of ATM cards and Credit cards extends worldwide, including Europe, thanks to a few global cash networks. These networks allow debit and credit cards to be used in different countries just as you would used them at home in the US. You should have no problems using your American cards anywhere in Europe provided you check a few things before you leave. In addition, if you apply a few simple rules you can also save a bit of money as well when you travel to Europe. This article will outline these few things you need to know before you use your ATM and Credit Cards in Europe.

7 Best Things To Do In Sacramento (with Map)

The Great Seal of California inside the State CapitolSacramento is the capital of California and as such it has lots of historical places to visit. Founded in 1848 at the confluence of the American and Sacramento rivers, the city of Sacramento has become the center of California politics and life. Read along as we explore the best things to do in Sacramento.

10 Best Day Trips From Sacramento

Visiting the Golden Gate Bridge is one of the best day trips from SacramentoSacramento is the capital city of the state of California. While California itself is a relatively new state, Sacramento’s history is tied with the state from before California’s beginning. As such, the area around Sacramento is filled with beautiful places to visit. Read on about my favorite day trips from Sacramento.

3 Top Souvenirs You Should Buy On Your Next Vacation

People shopping for souvenirs at local marketWhen you think of souvenirs, you typically imagine buying keychains, magnets, mugs, t-shirts, or snacks. Though these are nice to have, it is always best to buy more valuable and one-of-a-kind items that will remind you of your trip. Making unique gifts takes more thought, but considering some simple souvenir categories can help you bring special gifts when returning from your next vacation. Consider buying these unique souvenirs on your next holiday.

Why A Trip To Texas Can Improve Your Well-Being

Scenic views abound on your trip to TexasTexas has many things to offer to the traveler. From beautiful national and state parks to large cities full of museums and rich culture, Texas can inspire you and help you improve your well-being when visiting. Come along with me as we explore 3 reasons why a trip to Texas can improve your well-being.

5 Best Things To Do In Lake Tahoe In Summer

Lake Tahoe's Fannette Island seen from the Rubicon TrailLake Tahoe has always been one of the most popular attractions in California, especially in the summer. As the largest alpine lake in the USA, Lake Tahoe offers a lot of activities from hiking, boating and simply relaxing on the beach. Come along with me as we explore my favorite things to do in Lake Tahoe in summer.

7 Best Things to Do in San Clemente (with map)

Best things to do in San Clemente
San Clemente represents the typical postcard-perfect California beach town. Full with California vibe, San Clemente has developed in recent years into a true tourist attraction both for locals and visitors from far away. Come along with me as we explore my favorite things to do in San Clemente.

5 Beautiful Cambria Hiking Trails

Thumbnail of coastline on Cambria hiking trails

Cambria is one of my favorite beach towns in California. From the gorgeous coastline to a quaint downtown, Cambria is simply charming. In this article however, I want to explore a few beautiful hiking spots in this beautiful area. Put on some comfortable hiking shoes and let’s explore my favorite Cambria hiking trails.

7 Charming Things to Do in San Simeon

WR Hearst State Beach thumbnailFor over 150 years, people have flocked to San Simeon Bay. Some came in pursuit of California’s gold while others as a stopping point before heading up or down the coast. In the late 1800s, the little bay village hosted a stage depot, a telegraph line, and the Bay View Hotel which was a first-class accommodation that counted Thomas Edison, Winston Churchill, Calvin Coolidge and Cary Grant among its guests. Let’s explore together my favorite things to do in San Simeon.