Category: Thoughts About Travel

Independent Travel

While there are many advantages to group travel, independent travel may trump them all. What if you want to: • stay at your destination for seven weeks • learn the language from a native...

Group Travel

If you’re like me, almost every day you receive alluring full color, glossy catalogs showing can’t-wait-to-go travel destinations. Along with equally compelling take-a-look-now travel emails. Getting through this irresistible temptation can be challenging. The...

You Can Avoid Jetlag

After months of research, planning, booking, and dreaming, departure day arrives. You want nothing more than to reach your destination, step off the plane, and live this adventure fully. Jetlag is the nemesis of...

Total Immersion Learning

There are many ways to learn. Most of our learning is vicarious through reading or seeing a graphic/pictorial reproduction of an object or event. But the best way to learn is from direct involvement....

Traveling With A Toddler

Traveling With A Toddler When I mentioned I’d taken my three-year-old grandson to Switzerland, I garnered strange looks and comments of astonishment. “Why would you ever think of doing that?” If you’ve considered traveling...