Tag: Travel Tips

4 Simple Rules for International Travel

Having the opportunity to travel internationally is exciting! There are endless experiences, magical locations, and amazing people all over the world. As you prepare, there are four simple rules you should follow to keep your travel experience as wonderful as you imagined. Get Your Shots! Every destination comes with an opportunity to explore and develop

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Look OUT! 5 cities most frequently hit by hurricanes.

By Jeremy Miville The hurricane season is well underway, and except for a few tropical storms and depressions, this year has yet to heat up! However, you and I both know the season is not over until the end of November. Hurricane Alley is always a hot topic this time of year, but what locations

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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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Moving Drugs Over the Border

By Jeremy Miville Catchy title for a blog post, right? What is really being explored here are the tips and best practices for taking your medications with you on international trips.  For those of you looking for tips on drug smuggling, I am sorry to disappoint you, and please make better life decisions. Now, let’s

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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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