A lot of travelers including ourselves tend to go a little overboard when it comes to carrying medication. In the past, we have carried a small pharmacy and it has driven me insane. At the same time, we really do need to be prepared for any situation. So how does one find balance?
Looking for the best travel tips to help you travel safe and save money? This series of articles helps you plan your destination-specific and general travels.
There’s a lot of information out there about travel insurance. “Why you need travel insurance,” “What type of travel insurance should I choose?“, “How to choose the best travel insurance“. But there isn’t a lot of information on what to do if an actual travel emergency happens. Luckily (or maybe not luckily) Dave and I have been through a travel… Read More
We’ve chosen our destination, We’ve set the time aside with no distractions or work commitments to get in our way and our tickets are purchased. It’s time to enjoy our dream vacation and we don’t want anything to go wrong. So, we make sure to follow this travel checklist before we go. It makes things go smoothly when we’re ready… Read More
There’s no doubt we are living in a stressful world. 24-hour news saturates our airwaves with doom and gloom stories from around the world. Social media amplifies even the smallest crisis. It is analyzed, shared and played over and over before your eyes. It’s no wonder people are suffering from travel anxiety and are having second thoughts when stepping on… Read More
If you are a traveler, heading to the city of love for the first time, getting from CDG to Paris or Orly Airport to Paris can seem a bit daunting. Especially if you are unable to speak the language, waiting until you get to the airport to ask around may not be the best of ideas. The transportation system in… Read More
Do I really need travel insurance? That is a question we often get from people before they travel. We’ve had so many people tell us over the years that they never buy travel medical insurance. We’ve heard things like, “I don’t need travel medical insurance, hospitals are cheap where I’m going.” Or people have said things like “It really depends on… Read More