SLOVAKIA: Small Country—Big Outlook


By: Bruce Northam Discover The New Heart of Europe- Slovakia inherited some of the best aspects of its five neighbors, enjoying Czech-style brewing, Polish diligence, Austrian architecture, Ukrainian good looks, and Hungarian stews. The one thing Slovakia can claim outright is the fact that it’s an undiscovered travel jewel. Culturally and geographical diverse, it’s simply […]

The LA Travel Show – Amanda Jones Shares 10 Rules of Buying While Traveling

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I had the pleasure of attending my first travel trade show recently in downtown LA. It was great to run into two of my favorite travel heroes – Johnny Jet and Rick Steves, who literally was my savior living in England and traveling a great deal of Europe alone. His guide books were my Bible […]

Unclaimed Baggage Center in Alabama

By: Sheila O’Connor Love a good bargain? Who doesn’t? As women (and men) it’s often been said we are born to shop. It must be a basic instinct but shopping is something we love (okay maybe the guys don’t love this part quite so much but even they love it when they get a bargain). […]