Logistical Tips

Here you’ll find recent posts that make your life easier in terms of logistics.  We’ll cover topics such as cell phone usage, passports, getting cash abroad, maps and navigation, etc.  If there are other topics you’d like us to address, please let us know here.


Rick Steves – LIVE at the Paramount

If there’s one traveling companion that should come along on every trip to Europe—without needing an airplane ticket or a place to sleep—it’s a Rick Steves guidebook for the place you’re headed.  Hopefully you’ve already experienced Rick’s expertise in your travels, so you know what I’m talking about.  While his books may lack the glossy […]

Greetings from London and the World Travel Market

I spent last week at the World Travel Market in London.  It’s an annual event that attracts more than 30,000 participants, including travel agents, tour operators, travel associations, local and national tourism boards, travel technology companies, travel bloggers, museums and cultural sites, airlines, and other categories of attendees I’m forgetting at this moment.  It was a […]

Hospital sick

Traveling with health concerns

When we Wheelwrights were in Paris, we were blessed with good health — for all of us — but that’s not to say you won’t run into illness when traveling.  Guest writer Kristy Taylor shares her experience and advice to manage health challenges while abroad. Our third child, Sydney, is our least healthy child.  She has […]