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Should I cancel or postpone my travel during the coronavirus pandemic?

I wish I had a crystal ball and could tell my traveling clients what to do about their existing travel plans and future travel plans during the coronavirus pandemic. With a specialty vacation trip planned to New York City during the Thanksgiving Parade and a guided...

26 Big Travel Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

I remember the first time my credit card was declined because I hadn’t called the bank in advance to notify them of my travels. I was traveling alone to Belgrade, Serbia, and I’d just found an ATM machine at the airport to get cash so I could pay for a taxi to the...

The Story of Silent Night, Oberndorf Salzburg Austria

The story of Silent Night begins in the beautiful city of Oberndorf,Salzburg, Austria. In the splendor of that baroque city ruled by the Prince Archbishop, a simple weaver named Anna lived. Anna, alone in this world, was of very modest means with little hope of...

Last of the Vienna Christmas Markets on to the River Cruise

A few stops left on our last day in Vienna and on our walk to St Charles Church we pass by an ice rink, which to me is perfect for the whole Christmas Market theme we are on. I’m not sure why I have a thing for ice rinks and Christmas other than I love the movie...

Follow our adventures from Vienna to Prague

Tis the day before Thanksgiving and I am truly blessed and thankful for the life I have been given. Today we embark on our Bucket List adventure to visit some amazing Christmas markets in Europe. We will start with a few days in Vienna and then get on a Riverboat and...