Travel Tips & Secrets Archive

How to take the shuttle to the Holiday Inn Dusseldorf Airport – Ratingen

Update: June 22, 2017 – A reader has informed me that the Holiday Inn Dusseldorf Airport – Ratingen has changed how their shuttle bus process works. Rather than trying to find a shuttle, you need to call the hotel directly for a pickup at004921024560. Honestly, this seems better than their sporadic schedule. Carlo wrote: Thanks! I went […]

From nature to the table: How Estonia connects to its Deepest Roots

Modern Estonia has everything a visitor could want. From natural beauty to advanced technology & culture, Estonia has entered the 21st century with a bright future, while still being mindful of its Deepest Roots. While most visitors of course see the can’t-miss Tallinn, it’s in the nature outside of the city where Estonia’s roots first take […]

How to get a Japan Airlines record locator for a flight booked on American Airlines

Since American Airlines & Japan Airlines are part of the Oneworld Alliance, you might find yourself having booked a flight on JAL via American & realized you don’t have the correct record locator to make changes to your flight on the Japan Airlines website. Two reasons why you might not have this record locator is that the flight […]

Travel Tip: Don’t try to smuggle gold in your rectum

Yes, this is one of the odder travel tips I’ve written about, but given the number of articles I’ve read about this particular practice lately, take warning (if this was something you were considering doing…) Authorities in Bangladesh have recently been catching people a flood of people arriving with special cargo – large amounts of […]