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Reflections on Travel

Reflections on Travel

Travel in Prague

Au Revoir Paris, Hello Prague

You may find me, not sipping a velvety Bordeaux in the Marais, but rather, drinking a pilsner in Wenceslas Square.
The author and her friend, Melanie i

1st Person: How a Girl From Iowa Opened My Eyes to...

It only takes one person, one experience, to open the door to the joys of world travel.
Family travel holiday in Greece. Flickr/ mariusz kluzniak

Travels with Mom in Greece

I knew that traveling to Europe with my two daughters was going to be an experience, but this wasn't what I envisioned.
Zaragoza is becoming more popular among visitors.

Sleepless in Spain: Zaragoza

Zaragoza, Spain may not be well known with tourists, but its unique culture and cuisine make it well-worth the visit.
Why I love travel in Paris

The Parisian Angel

It was time to reconsider Paris. Sometimes places, like people, deserve second chances.
Reflections on Travel

First Person: Reflections On Why I Travel

Never do I experience the world more intensely and appreciate its beauty more than when I travel.
Balinese Water Temple

Music for the Soul: Exploring Bali

From Balinese culture to beautiful beaches and temples, travel in Bali is soothing to the soul.

Argentina: Losing It at the End of the World

A traveler finds himself stranded in Ushuaia, the southern tip of Argentina.
Using English during international travel

What’s in a Word? A Glitch in the World’s Second Language

Filtering the English language through a foreign tongue can sometimes lead to a few good laughs.
Timeshare promotions and gimmicks

The Timeshare Promotion: Just another Cheap Trip?

A family visiting an Orlando resort comes face to face with the “Terminator” of timeshare sales reps.
Travel in Moldova

Travel in Moldova: Old Ways, New Hopes

A health-care worker living in Moldova is reminded of Eastern Europe of the past.
Beach vacations

Naked in Antigua; Luggage in Aruba

When luggage gets lost, it means a week with just a swimsuit and change of clothes. Then again, isn't that all you need?

Four Lessons That Travel Teaches Us

You can't learn these life lessons in a classroom, but travel is an excellent teacher.
Getting robbed in Rome

Rome’s Tiny Thieves

A traveler to Rome leaves with lighter pockets and a story to tell.