I had read several articles that warned that online retailers could vary the price they offer you for an item, depending on where you are. The information stored on your computer every time you browse the internet enables retailers to gather data that influences the prices you are offered online. An online retailer may offer […]
There are many cultural differences you may encounter when travelling. Most may be inconsequential. Some may cause you embarrassment or conflict. It is wise to research the cultural differences that exist in whatever country you are visiting. A few examples we encountered: In Sorrento Italy, while standing in line to purchase fast ferry tickets […]
We have been to Europe multiple times and have travelled extensively by train. Traveling by train in Europe is the norm, rail travel is the preferred mode of travel by Europeans. Unlike the United States, Europe has a well-developed, efficient rail system with reasonable fares and service to most cities. There are various levels […]
We love traveling, but the downside is we have to leave these two little guys behind. It breaks our heart whenever we leave on a trip, even though they are in really good hands thanks to their vet who also has a kennel where they stay when we are away. They take great care of […]
When traveling to Europe, keep in mind that the overhead bin luggage size requirements are strictly enforced. We prefer not to check luggage when traveling to avoid the time spent retrieving luggage in the airport, and the possibility that our luggage would be lost. So we rely on carry-on luggage.