“Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” Miriam Beard
After my post last week, I started thinking about the rules for carry-on luggage. If you follow my advice to pack light, you may be concerned about the amount of liquids you are allowed to bring on the plane. The allowance may seem small, but there are ways to make it work. Shortly after the terrorist attacks […]
It is always difficult to decide what type of entertainment to bring along on a trip. Should you bring books? Movies? Crafts, hobbies, or needlework? What apps or games should you load onto your smart phone or tablet? On the other hand, maybe you should leave all of this entertainment behind. After all, you are […]
“Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” Mary Ritter Beard Read more about the Cologne Cathedral here.
Last week, I wrote about the benefits of buying a Eurail Pass rather than buying point-to point tickets. I promised to follow up this week with some information about buying individual train tickets in Germany. Why Germany? Because the German rail system, Deutsche Bahn, and their website is fantastic – if you know how to use […]
I’ve been asked about buying train tickets – Eurail Passes in particular – and I promised to talk about it here. I’ll explain the pass and other options available. Then I’ll follow up in the next few weeks with more details and recommendations. The Eurail Pass is an open-ended ticket that lets Americans travel in their choice of […]