Hello fellow travelers! Are you finally ready to experience the world outside of the United States? Before you leave the country, you will need a valid US passport. I thought it would be helpful to share 3 things you should know before applying for your first passport. Where do I go? You will have to show up in person at either an acceptance facility or a passport agency. It is best to call ahead and find out if they accept appointments or can tell you best day and time to
Not sure a cruise is for you? Read about the following cruise "myths" and perhaps try it out at least once? Who knows, you may be converted :) 1. Cruises Are Only for Older People
Absolutely not! Today, cruises cater to diverse groups of people of all ages and with all interests. Activities are typically tailored to include different age groups and activity levels. There are cruises with ziplining, laser tag to bingo and karaoke and many others in
between. 2. Cruises Are Expe
Enroll in what? The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program! https://step.state.gov The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service that allows U.S. citizens and nationals traveling and living abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. - Receive important information from the Embassy about safety conditions in your destination country, helping you make informed decisions about your travel plans. - Helps the U.S. Embassy contact you in an
Have you heard of the award-winning sound and light festival "Vivid"? It will be held in the vibrating city of Sydney from 22 May - 13 June 2020! Vivid Sydney is the largest festival of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere and the largest event in Australia.
The event brings together light artists, music makers and brilliant minds to share their creativity with you, the visitor. This is a tourist photo created during a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House a few days ago, so I
Ia ora na, everyone! I closed out the year of 2018 with a bang: a familiarization tour of the French Polynesian islands of Tahiti, Moorea and Bora Bora! I learned so much, had many great meetings with hotel staff to make personal connections, tried out some tours, explored as much as I could and also had a few cocktails and beach time. If I am guessing right, a trip to French Polynesia may be on your list for the year 2019 (or beyond), so here are some tips for what to pack f