May 2018

Why You Need Travel Insurance

It’s that time of year again, when your summer vacation starts calling and you begin to dream of exotic destinations and adventures in far away lands. And whether your summer looks more like the Maldives or a cross-country road trip, one thing you should always consider is travel insurance. Many people still choose to treat travel insurance as an optional expense, when in fact, making sure that you have the right coverage in place should be the first item on your trip checklist. Even though not getting insured saves you a bit of money, you’re potentially…

A Non-Gambling Guide to Las Vegas

Las Vegas, Sin City, the Devil’s Playground – whatever the name, it’s on everyone’s bucket list. Enjoying the thrills and debauchery that Vegas has to offer is a must. What’s not to love about neon lights, delightful chimes, and the chance of winning big? Sure, the house always wins, but it’s great entertainment for adults. But is gambling all there is to do? Fortunately not! In fact, there is much more to this city in the Nevada desert than meets the eye. In fact, look underneath the flashy surface that Vegas shows the world and…

Touring Medieval Krakow – Wawel Castle, Wawel Cathedral, & Barbican

Grading: A  –  If you’re into European history, you will love Krakow’s rich historical tapestry. The preservation, the age, and the condition of these historic structures and relics is amazing. However, if you have young children, this likely won’t be a stop for you, as most little ones don’t find old cathedrals and fortresses very exciting. Krakow is one of the oldest cities in Poland and has one of the largest medieval town squares in Europe. Dating back to the 7th century, Krakow is cloaked in history. One of the most famous…

Essentials for Traveling Kids

It’s getting to that time of year when we’re either booking our summer vacation or we’re looking forward to jetting off somewhere hot and exotic soon. When you’re traveling with small children, it’s a good idea to create a packing checklist so that you don’t accidentally forget any essentials. Children are not always the most cooperative travelers. Ensuring that they have everything they need, will likely result in a much happier and stress-free vacation! Here are a few essentials to pack…