Road Trip Essentials: How to Prepare for a Cross-Country Journey

Preparing for a trip can be stressful, no matter how long it is. You have to think about the weather, temperature, costs and of course, the traffic.

Just take the last Memorial Day weekend for example, as Fortune Magazine reported, those two days had the worst traffic since 2005, with almost 40 million families traveling more than 50 miles away from their homes… Read more

Taking Care of Your Body While Abroad

If you travel as much as most of us would like to, then you know that depending on where you go, having the things you need and want to take care of yourself,  with is necessary for a comfortable trip whether it be for business or pleasure. Allow me to give you a few ideas of how to make things flow a little smoother. Read more


It is said that people who have the habit of reading are always in the company of great thinkers. It is also important that the reading habit is cultivated at a very tender age. Reading is not only an effective way to spend the leisure time, but also the best way to improve a child’s command over the language as well as enhance knowledge. Read more

What to Do if You Get Banged Up Abroad

It’s perhaps not a very pleasant thought to entertain, but one which is indeed necessary to at least make provision for, that being preparing for one of the worst things that could happen to a traveller in getting into trouble with the law while you’re abroad. You should at least have a plan, however slight that plan may be, but you should definitely not write it off completely as something that could simply never happen to you as a law abiding citizen with nothing but good intentions all round. Read more