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In 2018, nearly $762 billon was spent on domestic and international leisure travel, according to the U.S. Travel Association. While that’s a rather hefty amount, the reality is, travel is like getting a fun education, brining numerous lessons that can be applied in our daily lives. Patience When you travel, especially to a different country, not everything flows just like you expect it to. When you’re at home, you’re probably familiar with how everything works, where the ATMs are, which stores have your favorite foods and so on. But in a new place, everything is different, and often, obstacles arise.…

visiting las vegas

Once upon a time visiting Las Vegas involved the glitz and glam of the casino showroom where stars from Sammy Davis, Jr., to Frank Sinatra crooned to Sin City’s masses. Live music was a thing, and people couldn’t get enough of it. By the 70s, many casinos started to cut back on live musicians. The heyday of the casino showroom came to an end. Sure, a few cool cats remained, namely the king of rock ‘n’ roll, Elvis Presley. But at that point, Elvis could basically do whatever he wanted, wherever. (As those gaudy, jewel-encrusted jumpsuits attested.)  As topnotch singers slowly vacated the premises, except for Celine Dion,…

A huge part of travel is the opportunity to savor and taste so many delicious foods you will love. It is so much fun to experience the cuisine of other countries but this does not mean that there is no possibility of being faced with problems. Eating trouble can be really damaging for your getaway. Nobody wants to be faced with headaches, dehydration, bloating, hangovers or a simple lack of energy caused by eating something bad or just too much. If you need to think about food restrictions, things are even more complicated. Fortunately, it is not that difficult to…

My friend Tatiana Kukanova and I have just returned from the most amazing 3 month tour around Europe and little bit of North Africa and we are both currently suffering from something of a travel hangover. During the last 3 months we have seen and done some of the most amazing things and we have also met some truly incredible people. There were also some tough times on the road of course and I for one couldn’t have gotten through it without my close friend Tatiana, the perfect travel companion. If you are thinking about going traveling with someone then…

Located in the Iberian Peninsula of Europe, Spain is the ultimate cultural and party destination in the world. The diversity of the country does not just end with its geography but also holds good for its culture and heritage. Whether it is the eye-catching architecture of Catalonia or the passionate dance form of Andalusia, Spain is a complete package of surprises and delight for both old and young. Commuting around the country is equally convenient as the country provides an excellent transport system. Trains are the much-preferred mode of transport here as the Barcelona to Madrid train takes about two…