Do you take taxis when you travel? I do and one thing I try and always do when I get into a taxi is to make sure there is a meter.  Sometimes I get distracted as I did when I was in Bratislava and I got taken. We got into the taxi and I didn't check the meter so when...
These 5 things aren't earth shattering discoveries, they are simple things I do in my everyday life in order to save money. I have found that if I do a bunch of little things I save money automatically. I hope these can help you think of some ways you can make the same changes in your daily life. Of course...

Typical Parisian Apartment

This typical Parisian apartment belonged to my friend but I couldn't post these pictures until now. I didn't want to put her apartment on my blog while she was living there but since she moved a while ago I'm now able to show you. Apartments in Paris are normally pretty small. Of course there are people that have huge places...
I wrote this in 2013 but the info is still valid no matter what time of year you are planning your vacation! And these rules also apply to everyone traveling together no matter what age.   This post is being written because of a friendship I have recently formed with the creators of the blog www.tentotwenty.com. I wrote this post as...
I wrote this last December but I think it's still completely relevant. I truly hope you never get a phone bill like this.  What would you do if you got this phone bill? I think I may have passed out. I mean...this is ridiculous but it's a real bill my friend got after her trip to Europe. Unfortunately it isn't...