Tag: international travel

Kissing, Nudity and a New York Minute: A look at International Travel Etiquette

By Jeremy Miville International etiquette is more than knowing which side of the road to drive on and which hand gestures to use in a fender bender. It really is more about understanding other cultures, traditions, and customs while avoiding an ethnocentric mindset. Ethnocentrism is defined as an evaluation of other cultures according to preconceptions

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The 1 Thing You Didn’t Know to do Before Taking Kids on an International Trip!

By Jeremy Miville International travel is amazing, and people of all ages should take the opportunity to board a plane and visit somewhere new and exciting.  Disney knows this, they have multiple international parks.  Nickelodeon has taken note too, and recently opened a resort in Punta Cana. But what about taking the kids somewhere other

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5 Ways to Use your Phone Internationally (Without Paying for It Later!)

We all know someone who thought their cell phone plan handled international data and usage one way but were surprised by hefty fees and charges on their next bill.  But Wi-Fi is the answer, right? We recently met a woman who thought she was on a café Wi-Fi network in Aruba, and texted her family

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Bonjour Mickey! A look at international Disney locations.

By Jeremy Miville Millions of people have passed through the gates of Disney World and Disneyland. Often times, people return time and time again! But what about those travelers looking for something different, yet oddly familiar? An international Disney vacation may be the perfect fit! Kon’nichiwa, Tokyo Disney Resort Disney’s first international venture, Tokyo Disney

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How to Stay Healthy While Cruising

While taking a tropical cruise is certainly a bucket-list item for most people, spending a long amount of time on a cruise ship can also have its drawbacks. Cruise ships can be very crowded, which leads to all passengers coming into contact with one another. This leaves people vulnerable to germ exposure that can ultimately

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