Why do I refuse to let housekeeping clean my room? I don't think hotels give housekeepers all of the tools they need to properly clean each room.  I have had a few experiences that I will share with you. One of them is especially gross so beware. When I get my key and go into my room, I put my...
Have you ever ridden Amtrak? I did and LOVED it! I purchased a business class ticket (which I recommend) for my trip from San Diego to Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles (the ticket is easy to read, not like a train ticket in France). While of course I can't speak for every single train in their fleet I...
Many people love the thought of going to Europe but are not happy when they get to their hotel and realize that they didn't have any idea what to expect from a European hotel room. You would think that hotel rooms of the same category all over the world are basically the same. What do I mean by that? Well, if...
I know many of you would love to travel to Europe but the thought of trying to communicate in a different language seems a bit daunting. So thanks to some feedback I've compiled a list of the 5 countries you can visit without speaking the national language. the five countries are: Denmark Greece The Netherlands England/Ireland Malta   The Best English...
Unfortunately you may be one of those people who has gotten off of a flight only to get to baggage claim and not see your checked bag until sometimes an hour later. What happens?  Since I work for an airline, I will tell you exactly what happens.   Depending on the size of the plane there may not be enough people...