Category: Planning

My best travel planning tips and tricks.

11 Best Question & Answers About Using Your Credit Card in Europe

Credit card imageOver the years I have received so many questions about using your credit card in Europe. In this article, I am putting all these questions together with my best answers. I am hoping that you will be able to find answers to all your questions about using your credit card in Europe. This way you can be prepared for your trip to Europe and you can also save quite a bit of money by avoiding most foreign transaction fees.

17 Best Questions & Answers About Using Your Debit Card in Europe

Over the years I have received so many questions about using your debit card in Europe. In this article, I am putting all these questions together with my best answers. I am hoping that you will be able to find answers to all your questions about using your ATM card in Europe. This way you can be prepared for your trip to Europe and you can also save quite a bit of money by avoiding most foreign transaction fees.

Will My Laptop Work in Europe?

We all take electronics on our trips to Europe. Bringing a laptop is very common, weather we want to store more pictures from our phones or we want to edit and post our travel experiences as we travel. Taking a laptop with you makes your work a lot easier than working on your phone. But will my laptop work in Europe? Even though this is a common question, the answer is pretty simple. So, read on to find a few simple steps for making sure your laptop will work in Europe.

5 Easy Tips for Flying With a Pet

Traveling with your pet can be a very rewarding experience that allows the both of you to create magnificent memories that will last a life-time. Whether you are traveling within the United States or internationally, there is a lot of preparation that goes into flying with your furry friend. With that said, it is important that you take time to do your research and plan ahead. Keep reading so you can find out five helpful tips to make flying with a pet as smooth as possible!

The 10 Best Travel Hacks From Travel Bloggers

When it comes to successful travel hacks, the internet is full of all kinds of weird things to do just to save a few bucks when traveling. However, nobody is ever interested in nit picking when traveling. However, when you’re planning a trip, it’s important to keep in mind only a few travel hacks that actually work. So let’s explore some of my favorite travel hacks that I have been using for a number of years while traveling all over the place.

3 Simple Skills to Share with Teens Before They Travel

Young people resting on the steps of the main train station in VeniceYouth travel has become one of the fastest growing segments in international tourism, reports the UN World Tourism Organization. Young people now represent over 23% of the over one billion tourists that choose to visit other countries as part of their cultural and social education. If your teen child or loved one is getting ready for their first trip abroad, it is vital to share a few tips to enable them to make the most of this unique experience. Below are just a few lessons and life skills they may benefit from before their plane takes off.

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.

Staying Safe At The Beach And Waterside Vacations

La Jolla Shores coastline thumbnailWater-based vacations are top of the list for the types of breaks Americans will be taking in 2021, with more than 60% of internet searches involving beach or island destinations. On a global level, water adventure tourism is also gaining popularity due to the increasing desire to do something different, better tech in equipment, and improved disposable income. The main issue that affects the experience of a waterside holiday is the assurance of safety to enhance enjoyment and satisfaction. By taking the right precautions, injuries and accidents are avoided while on a vacation near the water. Let’s take a look at 5 simple principles for staying safe at the beach and near the water’s edge.

4 Best Ways to Save for Travel Experiences

Credit Card Travel can be expensive, especially when going to international destinations. Being prepared financially in order to afford travel goes a long way to enjoy beautiful travel experiences. These days there are many ways to save for travel, from travel credit cards to airline loyalty programs. Taking the time to understand all the available ways to save for travel will go a long way in helping you plan your travel. Read on about my favorite ways to save for travel.