November 3, 2019

A SAFARI JOURNEY

The Swahili word safari means journey, which originally comes from the Arabic word Safar. An African safari is most certainly a journey and it is definitely […]
November 1, 2019

60TH BIRTHDAY DREAM COME TRUE!

The true highlight of the trip was the time spent in Kapama Southern Camp on safari. Every day that we were there was special, unique, luxurious, […]
November 1, 2019

CAPTIVATING CAPE TOWN

Rochelle, you deserve a MILLION “Thank You’s” for orchestrating the most incredible and magical adventure for me and my family! We had the absolute BEST time! […]
October 17, 2019

LIFELONG FRIENDS EXPLORE ICELAND

Thank you so very much for putting this trip together. Everything went well. The hotels were awesome, the walking tour and the northern lights tours were […]
September 13, 2019

HOW TO TAKE YOUR PACKING TO THE NEXT LEVEL

  If you haven’t hopped on the packing cube bandwagon, these seemingly lightweight sacks really can be game-changers. For those that already use packing cubes (or […]
August 29, 2019

GOOD FRIENDS GETAWAY TO GREECE

“We had a fabulous time in Greece.  Thank you so much for your planning and work on our travel and excursions.  The private boat experience was […]
July 30, 2019

CANADIAN ROCKIES HIKING ADVENTURE

Everything went like clockwork just as you had planned in our itinerary. We commented to each other during the trip how much we appreciated you choreographing […]
July 25, 2019

PACKING 101 GRADUATE SETS SAIL TO ALASKA

I can’t thank you enough for the packing demonstration and tips.  I felt like a seasoned pro by the time we got back and I must […]
July 19, 2019

TOP 5 TRAVEL ITEMS YOU DIDN’T KNOW YOU NEEDED

Image: Anti-theft handbag We’re deep into summer travel season and if you’ve still got some trips in the hopper, we’ve got some great tips on items […]
May 5, 2016

GREAT GIFTS FOR GRADS

There is always a buzz around graduation time. Students are counting down the days, future plans are being pondered, and congratulatory gifts are exchanged. Looking for […]
June 26, 2015

SNAG A NEW BACKPACK!

I know school just ended, but our backpacks are in. We have a large selection of sizes from Beatrix NY, Burton, Jansport, Timbuk2 and Victorinox. All backpacks […]
May 28, 2015

TRIUMPHS IN PACKING

Recently, my wife and I returned from a 17-day European adventure. Four days were spent in Amsterdam, eight days on a Uniworld Rhine River cruise, two days in […]
May 7, 2015

GRAD GIFTS

Kids are counting down the days to the end of school and graduations are coming up! For those of you looking for ideas, here are my […]
February 13, 2015

CARRY-ON OF CHOICE

This Victorinox Spectra has now gotten me through three short trips (one DC, two involving flights out of CHO) and it’s terrific. It’s easily maneuverable (although four […]
January 22, 2015

HOW LIGHT IS TOO LIGHT?

The most common question I get from customers is “what is your lightest weight luggage“. All airlines have weight restrictions on checked bags and many on carry-on […]
September 24, 2013

J’ADORE MY TRAVEL DOCUMENT HOLDER

I have never traveled with a travel document holder before this last family trip to San Antonio, Texas and I will never travel again without one.  […]
August 15, 2013

SQUEEZING IT ALL IN

If you read my last post, you will know that I recently returned from a Star Clipper cruise in the Baltic Sea. For this entry I […]