Here’s a little contrarian travel advice: Zig when everyone else zags. That’s my secret to a great vacation. Continue reading This contrarian travel advice could save your next vacation
In Arizona’s Sonoran desert, things aren’t always what they seem.
Like those pigs scurrying around the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, a botanical garden a few miles outside of Tucson.
Continue reading “Wheeling around Tucson, where things aren’t always what they seem”
We’ll think of a reason later.
That’s what we said when we started traveling as a family back in 2010. That’s a lot of time to think of a reason.
Well, we have. Continue reading “Why we travel”
I’ve been dreading the arrival of the winter holiday season, since early September when the first party invitations started showing … Continue reading Season’s eatings! What to do about those holiday extras
My arm is numb by the time the elevator reaches the fifth floor. I have ten more floors to go. … Continue reading Elevator etiquette 101: Don’t stand so close to me
When I’m traveling, nothing stresses me out more than a crowd. You know what I’m talking about, don’t you?
Continue reading “Does traveling bring out your fear of crowds?”
With the recent Ebola scare in my home town of Dallas, I have been privy to a lot of conversation … Continue reading Attention passengers! Keep your bodily fluids to yourself
Do you know what a pickpocket looks like? Where they hang out? Could you find one in a crowd? Probably … Continue reading Would you keep your valuables hidden in your panties when traveling?
Question: I will be spending 5 1/2 weeks in France next summer. I would like a suggestion as to what … Continue reading How can I avoid buying a useless travel insurance policy?
Question: I paid extra for a direct flight to my destination well in advance of my vacation. I just received … Continue reading Flight cancellation leads to unwanted connection – I want compensation!