Travel Tips

New Flying Habits, Weather Delays & Airline Obligations

By Carol Rowland / July 7, 2021 /

News of Hurricane/tropical storm Elsa has been a topic of interest as all of us fly down to Fort Lauderdale this week. Since travel is back in full swing, but it may have been quite a while since you have flown, I thought I would visit some of the topics associated with air travel, particularly…

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What can you expect from Covid travel this year and beyond?

By Carol Rowland / February 24, 2021 / Comments Off on What can you expect from Covid travel this year and beyond?

As more folks get their vaccinations, there’s definitely been an increase in calls for planning travel for later this year and beyond. I spend a lot of time staying current on the changes in regulations and our travel suppliers’ plans and Covid protocols, so this week’s article covers what you can expect for travel this…

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Art inspirations on a Seine River Cruise

By Carol Rowland / December 16, 2020 / Comments Off on Art inspirations on a Seine River Cruise

I wanted to share a unique art-filled itinerary in France, which was also my very first river cruise experience… Art inspirations on a Seine River Cruise History, idyllic French meadows, and fantastic art come together in a river cruise down the River Seine, offering passengers an intimate voyage into the very beating heart of French…

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Leftover travel tips and info

By Carol Rowland / December 2, 2020 / Comments Off on Leftover travel tips and info

Annual Travel Tip Leftovers I love Thanksgiving leftovers – a little of this and a little of that. A plateful of tastes and samples. So I am inspired to share some of my little of this and little of that travel tips – tips and topics that are good to know but don’t lend themselves…

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Insights into current Covid travel experiences

By Carol Rowland / November 11, 2020 / Comments Off on Insights into current Covid travel experiences

A little over a week ago, I returned from Mexico, where I attended a virtual conference and checked out the current state of international travel, so I wanted to share my perspective of that experience. Insights into current Covid travel experiences It was so exciting to pull my sad, lonely passport out of its spot…

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How are you expressing yourself?

By Carol Rowland / August 19, 2020 / Comments Off on How are you expressing yourself?

Do you know what day it is? World Photography Day, of course – well, not really – I didn’t know either. But what a fun holiday to share during this crazy time… Expressing yourself through Photography Today is World Photography Day, which is designed to be “an annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science,…

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An idea for now and future travels – Rooftop Bars!

By Carol Rowland / August 5, 2020 / Comments Off on An idea for now and future travels – Rooftop Bars!

As I dream about future travel, as well as some current summertime fun, ideas lead me to think about rooftop bars and how they are the perfect diversion for current times and anticipated trips… Rooftop Bars are the perfect recess I admit it – I am a sucker for rooftop bars. I find the atmosphere…

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Adjustments to the travel experience – Covid Protocols

By Carol Rowland / July 29, 2020 / Comments Off on Adjustments to the travel experience – Covid Protocols

During the last week, I’ve continued to have my virtual meetings with folks in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, and I will say it does my soul good to get to talk travel with people and share potential ideas for future trips.  Of course, one of the topics is how travel is being…

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Airplane in the sky - color scheme on airplane is changed!!!

What Flying is Like Right Now

By Carol Rowland / June 24, 2020 / Comments Off on What Flying is Like Right Now

I flew to Rapid City, South Dakota on Monday, which was my first time flying since everything went into lockdown in March, so I have the most current scoop on travel at this moment of Covid-19, so I share my experience in this week’s article… What Flying is Like Right Now I was up super…

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Getting around the gotchas – Travel Insurance Terms

By Carol Rowland / February 27, 2019 / Comments Off on Getting around the gotchas – Travel Insurance Terms

This week’s article continues last week’s discussion of some of the gotchas of travel protection… Travel Protection Clauses and Requirements Last week I wrote about travel insurance and my personal example of how pre-existing conditions work. I’m continuing the discussion of travel protection as there are a few more key requirements that most people aren’t…

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