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“Treasures of Northwest France” Signature Tour

February 5, 2019

TREASURES OF NORTHWEST FRANCE (Paris, Normandy, Brittany, Loire Valley) “Il n’y a que deux endroits au monde où l’on puisse vivre heureux: chez soi et à Paris.” There are only two places in the world where we can live happy: at home and in Paris. ~ Hemingway As all the itineraries I design are customized,…

Top Travel Scams to watch out for

April 20, 2018

The last thing anyone needs or wants is to fall prey to one of the many travel scams that seem prevalent these days. Travel is one of life’s great pleasures, and usually you are more interested in researching for sites you want to see and which restaurants you would like to visit, instead of what scams you should watch out for.

Top tips for Safe Travels

April 20, 2018

The world isn’t dangerous or unsafe. Quite the opposite! There are far more smiling faces to be found but safety remains a priority for even the most seasoned travelers.

Tips on how to blend in while traveling

April 20, 2018

With globalization on the rise and an increased need for cultural sensitivity, traveling abroad can be a make or break adventure, assuming you plan carefully and take some simple precautions.

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Europe and the many reasons why we LOVE it!

April 20, 2018

What is it about Europe that everyone loves and that entices travelers to return again and again? You may be able to book a cheaper holiday, but nothing compares with the variety and fascinating wealth of Europe.

6 Tips for Traveling to Non English Speaking Countries

April 20, 2018

Of course in many major cities around the world, most of those involved in the tourism industry speak English. But do not let fear of not speaking the local language keep you from traveling