How the death of guidebooks changes the way we travel

How the death of guidebooks changes the way we travel

Are good guidebooks disappearing? What happened to guidebooks? Over the years, I have seen the slow death of guidebooks. New well-done guidebooks have begun to disappoint. They have some severe limitations in terms of space (number of pages). When published, the...
Why we take joy in unexplained travel relaxation

Why we take joy in unexplained travel relaxation

There are so many things I miss about easy, uncomplicated travel relaxation Yes, these days, even annoyances like airport lines, cramped seats, and flight delays seem so quaint. On the other hand, I miss total travel relaxation. Of course, I miss seeing new places, I...
Enjoy the wines now — visit wineries when you can

Enjoy the wines now — visit wineries when you can

Drink wines today. Visit wineries later. As a long-time wine industry professional, I love taking the time to visit wineries. There are few places I enjoy visiting more than the vineyards in wine country. I bask in the natural beauty of the land and the symmetry of...
A dozen RV mistakes to avoid to happily travel on the road

A dozen RV mistakes to avoid to happily travel on the road

During the COVID-19, pandemic RV trips can add to traveler safety In the U.S., as COVID-19 cases and its deaths surge, people are looking for safe ways to travel. Pandemic RV trips are a good solution. With more than 8.8 million Americans having contracted the virus...