Bedbugs are becoming a huge problem. Not only are they infesting people’s homes but also hotels, stores, businesses and college dorms. Travelers need to be alert, even if they are staying in an upper class hotel, it doesn’t guarantee them safety from bedbugs. Its good to get into the habit of looking at your bed … [Read more…]

Castle Vacations

Looking for accommodations that are a little out of the ordinary?  Why not stay in a castle?  England, Scotland and Ireland have some of the most beautiful castles that you can stay in. IRELAND Waterford Castle Waterford Castle, located 2 miles from Waterford City is uniquely situated on its’ own private 310 acre island on the … [Read more…]

Ridiculous Airline Fees

Curb Side Luggage FeeIf you check your luggage in curbside you will have to pay $2.00 per bag. Apparently that’s what it costs to move your suit cases a few extra feet. Seat Assigment FeeIf you want a pre-assigned seat it will cost you on Air Trans Airlines. The kicker is the price varies by … [Read more…]

Just Arrived in London

We are now in London at Heathrow airport waiting for our connecting flight to Johannesburg. We are at the airport lounge. Its nice, a little small but it has free drinks…tiny little cans of Pepsi and other soda’s as well as beer, wine, and several different kinds of coffee’s. Its better then sitting for 3 … [Read more…]

What You Need to Know Before You Get to the Airport

Airline Foodwww.airlinemeals.netIf your curious about the type of food an airline serves this site has pictures passengers have taken of their in flight meals. Airport Reviewswww.sleepinginairports.comTravelers review airports and give detailed descriptions of their experiences. This can really come in handy if you will be having a long layover and want to know what to … [Read more…]

London is Open for Business

London airports are now open and will be flying at a full schedule tomorrow as well as a few extra flights to help stranded passengers get to where they need to be. The airline did say they do not know if they will have to close again or not. It all depends on the volcano. … [Read more…]

Traveling During the Off Season

One thing to take into consideration when deciding when you will travel is the weather. There is a reason the prices are the cheapest during the off season. It’s Cold! If you live in an area that has cold winters it may not be that big of a deal for you however, for those of … [Read more…]

How to Save When Buying Airline Tickets

Advance BookingAirfare will be one of your biggest expenses on your vacation if not the biggest. It is never too early to start looking for your airfare. You can save money by purchasing your ticket at least 21 days in advance. The closer you get to your departure date the more expensive the fares will … [Read more…]

5 Facts About Airline Tickets

1. Not all seats in the same class (economy, business)on the same flight are the same price. Airlines only sell a certain number of the cheaper fares on each flight. Once that number has been filled the price goes up to the next level. The person sitting right next to you may have paid half … [Read more…]