Category Archives: Travel Tips

How to Marry Abroad Without Halving Your Guest List

Many couples shy away from destination weddings because of the logistics involved in organising one. It looks almost impossible to marry abroad without disappointing some friends and family members. However, you can have a great wedding in any destination with your preferred guest list if you plan well. The greatest challenge for most couples is choosing whom to invite or leave out for their wedding. Consider the following tips when organising your destination wedding. 1. Invite Close Friends Read more [...]

How to Avoid a Car Accident

Two years ago I had one of the worst experiences of my life when I was involved in a collision with another car. The accident left me with a broken arm and completely shattered my confidence behind the wheel. Now that I think back on this event, the whole experience was horrible, the crash itself, the aftermath and even dealing with the insurance company and legal issues afterwards. Thankfully I was attended to very well by the hospital staff and the guys at legal firm Groth Associates handled Read more [...]

Staying in Shape For Travel  

The last time I took an extended trip I visited a European city whose layout required a lot of extended walking or riding on local transit systems.  It was pleasant for the initial day or so, but I quickly realized how badly out of shape I was.  When I returned home I promised myself that before I went on my next journey I was going to get in better condition so I wouldn’t have to soak each day after walking to see the sights.   That determination led me to take advantage of a Groupon Read more [...]

Tips for Your Trip to Paris

Paris is one of the very top tourist destinations in the world. Over 32 million people visit the greater Paris region each year. In 2014, visitors to Paris spent 17 billion dollars in the city. For the lucky ones that are joining the millions of tourists in the city, here are some tips to make your trip a success. Where to stay A great tip for visitors to the French capital is to bypass the hotels in favor of a rented home in the city. Vacation rentals in France range from trendy lofts, Read more [...]

Best Places to Visit in Bandung

best places to visit bandung The capitol of East Java, Bandung is not to be missed. Nicknamed "The Paris of Java" by the Dutch and later called "The Flower City" for its abundance of flora; Bandung is a beautiful city, known for its relatively cold weather and a variety of sites to see and places to visit. Here are some of the  best places to visit in Bandung. Factory Outlets The factory outlets in Bandung are nothing like those you see on the outskirts of large American towns. These are actually outlets for actual Read more [...]