Six Must-See Attractions at the State Fair of Texas

Planning a visit to the State Fair of Texas? Here’s six attractions, from deep-fried foods to exhibits, you don’t want to miss! … More Six Must-See Attractions at the State Fair of Texas

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Traveling Abroad? Seven Things You Need to Know About Foreign Currency

Gone are the days of needing to use Travelers Cheques when traveling abroad! With the widespread acceptance of credit cards and worldwide ATM networks, dealing with foreign currency is easier than ever. Here’s seven things you need to know about foreign currency before you travel aboard! … More Traveling Abroad? Seven Things You Need to Know About Foreign Currency

Traveling Somewhere Between Budget and Luxury

My travel preferences fall somewhere between budget and luxury. I tried to find a word to describe this spot, but there really isn’t one. You’ll find mid-level hotels, premium economy airline cabins and fast-casual restaurants, but these adjectives don’t easily describe a type of travel. Who wants to be a “mid-level traveler” taking a “fast-casual vacation”?

My Trick to Getting a Good Night’s Sleep on the Road

One thing always makes me anxious about traveling — fear that I won’t sleep well on the road. I sleep best under very specific conditions. A dark, cool room is ideal. A little light is bearable, and I can usually remove enough bedclothes to adjust for a warmer room. (I’ve been known to yank a thick duvet out of … More My Trick to Getting a Good Night’s Sleep on the Road

The Downside of Solo Travel

In my last post, I shared the benefits of solo travel, but I mentioned that it’s not all ice cream and rainbows. There is definitely a dark side to vacationing alone, but it’s nothing you can’t overcome! Here are my tips to manage common solo travel fears and concerns.