Travel Tip: Don't Sit Down When Dining in Rome, It Will Cost More!

An article published a few years ago told the tale of a few tourists in Rome who kicked up a stink when they were charged 42 Euros for two ice creams and a bottle of water in a cafe. Thinking that they were being scammed, they even went so far as to get the police involved.

But it turns out that the cafe had done nothing wrong, as the prices were clearly marked on the menu that they failed to read.


15 Photos That Will Make You Want to Visit The Centre Pompidou in Paris

There are A LOT of museums in Paris, and it is impossible to see them all on your first, second, or even third visit to the city.

In fact, I didn't make it to the Centre Pompidou until my third time to the city — and was that ever a mistake! Not only is the exterior of the building a must-see, the museum is home to over 100,000 works created in the 20th and 21st centuries, and an INCREDIBLE view. 


Your Guide To Staying Healthy While Traveling

Staying healthy while traveling can be a challenge.

I don’t know about you, but I always seem to end up sitting next to someone who is sniffing, sneezing, or has a hacking cough on a plane. 

Sometimes it seems like catching a bug while traveling is inevitable, and nobody likes to sightsee with a cold! 


GUEST POST: The 10 Best Cities to Visit In China

China is a huge and diverse country, which can be overwhelming to travel through — especially if you have a limited timeframe or budget. There are cities full of skyscrapers and those will transport you back in time, but they all hold a uniqueness that will make you want to linger a little longer. 


Banned Books in The USA: Top Books Banned By Genre + Why They Are Censored

As soon as a book becomes banned, people all over the world want to get their hands on a copy to find out what the latest "controversial" novel has to say.

More often than not, they are disappointed as the content of the book seems a lot less shocking than something that you would see on TV on an average night. 


15 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Lisbon

Portugal's capital city, Lisbon is enchanting with its maze of steep cobblestone streets, stunning tiled buildings, sun-drenched squares, outdoor cafes, and beautiful historic sites. 

The location of the city gives you access both to mountains and water, its restaurants are packed with delicious local delicacies and amazing Portuguese wine, and the people are unbelievably welcoming.


   10 Fun Facts About The Winter Olympics   Here are some fun, crazy, and intriguing facts about the Winter Olympics.

10 Fun Facts About The Winter Olympics
Here are some fun, crazy, and intriguing facts about the Winter Olympics.

   Your Guide To Visiting The Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ)    The camo-clad American soldier stood up from his seat at the front of the bus and faced us...

Your Guide To Visiting The Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) 
The camo-clad American soldier stood up from his seat at the front of the bus and faced us...

   What's The Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato?   Both are delicious, have some flavors in common, and even have similar textures at times. What's the difference? 

What's The Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato?
Both are delicious, have some flavors in common, and even have similar textures at times. What's the difference? 

   6 Essential Winter Air Travel Tips    Are you avoiding below-zero temperatures and traveling to a warm-weather destination?

6 Essential Winter Air Travel Tips
Are you avoiding below-zero temperatures and traveling to a warm-weather destination?

   A Day In The Life of An English Teacher In South Korea   Teaching isn't easy, but teaching English in a foreign country comes with its own unique set of challanges. 

A Day In The Life of An English Teacher In South Korea
Teaching isn't easy, but teaching English in a foreign country comes with its own unique set of challanges. 

   6 Golden Rules For Being a Good Writer   I have found that one of the best sources of advice and inspiration on writing comes from other writers.

6 Golden Rules For Being a Good Writer
I have found that one of the best sources of advice and inspiration on writing comes from other writers.