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Check your Passport for 2024 Travels

If you are planning to travel to Europe or elsewhere abroad in 2024 it is very important than you check the expiration date of your passport.  My son recently renewed his on 26 July and just received it back on 1 October so the processing times are taking at least 8 weeks.   Most countries require your […]

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Be a Smart and Safe Traveler

I recently had a conversation with my daughter, who lives in Rome, how she recently helped a family who was being offered “help” with their luggage on the train from Rome’s Airport to the central station  She quietly, but quickly, intervened alerting the family to decline the assistance.  This so called “helper” is preying on […]

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Return to Travel – Tips & Advice

As you have seen on the news, traveling these day is not without its challenges including long lines, delays, and cancellations.  Travel suppliers across the board are short staffed and, with the influx of travelers, it can take several days to receive a quote back or provide an answer to an issue. For someone who […]

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For the Love of Bier

It has been another incredible week in Bavaria with the highlight being a tour of Munich’s city center. I joined my favorite guide, Jax of Heart of Munich Tours, who offers incredibly informative and interesting tours.  Not only does he show you the main sites, but also points out items of interest you would miss […]

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