Fear of flying is more common than you think. It hits one person in three. It can start due to a turbulent flight, but also for no apparent reason. NOT IN CONTROL The average age of onset is twenty-seven. That’s according to research at SOAR, Inc whose president, licensed therapist and retired airline captain Tom… Read more »
We landed in Prague on October 20th at around 10 o’clock in the morning. Upon arrival, a chauffeur from the Emblem Hotel was waiting for us at the exit holding a sign with our name. He was a very nice and attentive man who immediately carried our bags and put them in the car. The… Read more »
We arrived at the Port of Mykonos on the Athens Ferry at 10 am on Monday, September 18th. In the port, there was a van waiting for us with Nick, one of the friendly drivers from Hotel Cavo Tagoo Mykonos. Nick picked up our bags and put them in the van. The port was literally… Read more »
On September 16th we landed in Athens from Barcelona at about 2:30 pm in the afternoon. We took a taxi to Hotel Grande Bretagne. The hotel is located in an unbeatable location right next to the best cafes, restaurants and shops in the city with some spectacular views of the Acropolis. As soon as we… Read more »
We drove at least 2.5 hours from the capital of Costa Rica (San José) to our destination, near the town of La Fortuna. The roads were good, with lots of curves and unparalleled views, and lush vegetation on both sides of the road. Once we saw the huge volcano, we knew we were close. As… Read more »
We arrived at the Lisbon Airport from Miami at about 5 in the morning and took a taxi directly to the Hotel Four Seasons Ritz Lisbon. As we arrived, we realized that the hotel was perfectly located, a minute away from the Avenida da Liberdade, which is a beautiful wide avenue full of top-of-the-line shops, hotels… Read more »
We arrived at the Lisbon Airport from Miami at about 5 in the morning and took a taxi directly to the Hotel Four Seasons Ritz Lisbon. As we arrived, we realized that the hotel was perfectly located, a minute away from the Avenida da Liberdade, which is a beautiful wide avenue full of top-of-the-line shops,… Read more »
On May 23rd, we arrived at the Tívoli Palacio de Seteais Hotel for a 2-day visit, after an UBER trip from Lisbon that took approximately 30 minutes. As we got into the car we felt as if we had gone back in time to the eighteenth century and felt as if the royalty themselves were… Read more »
On Friday, October 28th, we woke up at 5:00 am to take a taxi from our wonderful hotel in the center of Cusco (Inkaterra La Casona) to the Poroy train station. The journey took about 20 minutes (18 km) and we arrived with a little time to spare before catching the “Expedition 33” train at… Read more »
We arrived at the La Casona Inkaterra Boutique Hotel in Cusco around 11:00 am, well before the check-in time. The hotel has no reception “per se”, so we were placed in a room filled with antique objects and paintings, and were brought towelettes to freshen up with and muña tea, an alternative to coca tea… Read more »
We left the Poroy (Cusco) train station and after about 3 hours and 30 minutes of a spectacular journey through the mountains, we arrived at Aguas Calientes, a charming village that serves as the home base for tourists going to Machu Picchu. Just before arriving at the Aguas Calientes station, and while the train was… Read more »
We arrived at the MALE airport at 9:00 am on January 6th, 2016. The boys from Gili Lankanfushi were waiting for us at the exit, ready to invite us to climb aboard the boat for the 20-minute journey that would take us to the island. Immediately we put on life-jackets and they took away our… Read more »
We arrived at the Hamad International Airport on May 1st, 2016 after a 14-hour long trip from Miami. An elegant representative of the Mövenpick Hotel West Bay Doha was waiting for us there with a sign reading our name. Immediately, he took us to the limo and from there we left for the hotel. The… Read more »
When we last wrote about the top 15 travel hacks you should know about, we planned to give you even more because there really are dozens more to share. There are so many ways you can manipulate your travel plans to fly more enjoyably and more efficiently.
Whether you travel the world for business or pleasure, or are a first-time traveler, your upcoming trip can be more fun and efficient when you know about the following 15 travel hacks.