Park Hoppers: Yes or No

Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando offer park hoppers that allow you to go from one park to another without any trouble. The price is higher but the reward is greater. So is it worth it to buy park hoppers? It depends on how long you will be visiting the parks. Disney World: **Prices listed are …

8 Essentials for a Better Flight

Whenever I travel via airplane, I always pack a few handy items with me. These items can make or break a flight. So I am here to share with you the tricks of the trade that I have learned to always pack in my carry-on. I call them, my flight essentials. Earplugs I ALWAYS pack …

8 Things I Learned About Travel in 2015

2015 was the first full year back in America since my time in Ireland. It was difficult.I thought seriously about moving abroad again three times (Vietnam, Thailand, and New Zealand), got very depressed, started dating someone, took my old job at the museum back, and I STILL managed to travel all over America. In total, I …

Big Group Travel vs Small Group Travel

Group travel is a difficult topic. Some of us travel better solo while others need the comfort of companions on the road. Some prefer to travel with family while other still prefer to travel only with friends. But what do we do when the question is how many people to travel with? Big group travel …

The Do’s and Dont’s of Magic Kingdom

The following is a column that I wrote for the Times Georgian in Carrollton, GA. Do your research. Walt Disney World is one of the most popular tourist attractions in the world. According to an article by Huffington Post, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom receives an annual 17,000,000 visitors and is listed in the number 8 …

Reserve and Learn

Public transportation in Germany has been really efficient. I have mastered the BVG in Berlin. I confidently hop from station to station to reach my destinations. I took a train for the first time to Prague from Berlin. Three other students from my study abroad were also going to Prague on the same train, so we …

A Travelers Code

I believe God puts us in the right place at the exact right time. Our paths are crossed by people, and it is those crossings that change us forever. We as humans do not always know when these moments are occurring. Sometimes, it takes years to realize that one happened and others are figured out …

To Sleep or Not to Sleep?

Ok guys, let’s have honesty time! How many of us have ever just taken time out of our travel adventures to rest or sleep? I know I have! In the picture above, my sister and I are passed out cold on New Years Eve after a long day in Sea World. And yes, it’s like …