Buy Foreign Currency Before You Travel

On July 20, 2012, in Cruise, Travel, by owentrvl

I am often asked about whether to purchase foreign currency prior to leaving for an international destination.

I think it’s a good idea:

- You don’t have to deal with it at the airport
- You know ahead of time what it is going to cost
- You will have the currency you need for tipping, taxi rides and small purchases

I found a company that is based in southern California and I have used their services several times.

Continue reading »

Tagged with:
 

I know that many people think…

“I would never want to take a tour”…

“I don’t want to be on a bus with a bunch of old people”…

“I don’t want to be in a different city every day”…

or the old cliche from the movie of the same name: “If it’s Tuesday, it must be Belgium”.

Well, according to Janeen Christoff in this issue of Travel Age West, the tour industry has changed…for the better with:

Continue reading »

Tagged with: