Picturesque Italy images

Without a doubt one of the most unique and beautiful countries in Europe, there is much more to Italy than the delicious pizza, pasta, and gelato diet. From snow-capped mountains surrounding crisp blue lakes to multicolored towns built into cliffs along the seafront, Italy is truly a photographers’ paradise. 1 I always say that the best time to see a… Read more →

Best places to travel 2017

35 of the world’s best places to travel in 2017         With so much negativity in the media, the world is often portrayed as risky, dangerous. And yet, as travelers, we learn the same lesson over and over: Preconceived notions of places and cultures are almost always wrong. The world is, in fact, safer, more hospitable, more… Read more →

Myths about Japan

Donald Trump recently visited Japan. In addition to beginning his trip eating hamburgers, playing golf, and not engaging in anything remotely Japanese, many around the world were confused by his comment that he could not understand why a country of samurai warriors did not shoot down any missiles from North Korea, referring to the two recent missiles that were launched… Read more →

what not to say in different nations

A lot of things can go wrong when you visit another country. Getting food poisoning, losing your passport, getting lost in an airport and missing your flight, falling in love with a royal who just wants to live a normal life with you back at your apartment (they can be so clingy), but there is simply nothing worse than the… Read more →