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24 hours in Singapore

24 Hours in Singapore

I’ve always wanted to visit Singapore, so I was very excited by this list of what to do I only had 24 hours there. Frequently, I find myself without a lot of time to explore a destination, and this is an excellent guest post of the greatest hits of Singapore. Singapore is one of the […]

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Explore Edinburgh on the Cheap

Explore Edinburgh on the Cheap

I had a fantastic time in Edinburgh in August 2010, so I was excited to get this guest post about exploring the city on the cheap. It brought back such special memories. I do wish I had made that hike to Arthur’s Seat though. Bonnie Edinburgh is a thriving Scottish city that’s just made for sightseeing on a […]

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Best Apps for 2-Year-Olds for Your Samsung Galaxy Tablet

Best Apps for Two-Year-Olds When Traveling

How did parents travel with your children before tablets? Thankfully, I have no idea because I had my son in 2010 and my daughter in 2014! Fun and educational apps on our Samsung Galaxy tablet have gotten us through long (and short!) plane rides, restaurant meals and downtime in hotel room and vacation rentals, where there are never enough toys. The Samsung tablet is an invaluable traveling companion when it’s loaded with stellar apps for kids. Here are my picks for the best apps (all $.99 or free) for traveling two-year-olds:

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Delicious Lisbon seafood; photo by Leon Brocard, shared on Flickr under a Creative Commons Licence

Top European Destinations for Food Lovers

Sampling the local cuisine always ranks high on my list when traveling, so I enjoyed this guest post about top choices for foodie holidays in Europe. I’ve been to Lisbon and Berlin, and now I see that I need to visit Lyon soon too. Why do you normally go traveling or take a vacation? For […]

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The 2008 Tapis de Fleurs (aka Flower Carpet) in Brussels.

Enjoy the Attractions of Brussels at Any Time of Year

I love exploring European cities, but alas I haven’t made it to Brussels yet. I enjoyed learning more about this beautiful city from this guest post, and I hope you will too! I’d really like to see the famous Flower Carpet (Tapis de Fleurs) one day… A trip to Europe offers the chance to take […]

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Caimari is a rustic and charming town in Majorca that hosts the Autumn Olive Festival.

Autumn Olive Festival in Majorca

I spent a few days in Majorca one August, and I’ve always heard that it’s lovely in the fall. So when this guest post arrived about the Autumn Olive Festival in the village of Caimari, I was very intrigued to learn more about what the cultural happenings in this beautiful island. As the days get […]

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Curnard's Queen Victoria

Cunard’s Guest Speakers for 2013

It’s one thing to read a book on a cruise but it’s quite another to hear a lecture from a famous author! If you’re thinking of taking a cruise, then I hope you’ll enjoy this guest post about Cunard’s lineup of impressive speakers. Luxury cruises are synonymous with relaxing in style; and seeing the world […]

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