Take some time to research money and the exchange rate where you are going. Even if the country takes the American dollar, you should take care to familiarize yourself with the local currency. Local Vendors who take the USD will most likely not give you the best exchange rate, thus negating any sweet bargaining you … More Let’s Vagabond Travel Tip Tuesday #3
Don’t be afraid to get off of the bus! Traveling is a time for relaxation and exploring. So often we go on a vacation and have an itinerary that is so full that we return home exhausted. How many times have you said that you need a vacation from your vacation when you get home? … More Let’s Vagabond Travel Tip Tuesday #2
When people find out what we are planning to do, there are a few questions that come up very regularly. One of which is: “How can you leave your family and what about your grandchildren?” When we decided that Vagabonding and traveling the world was something that we wanted to look onto more seriously, our … More Leaving behind more than just family and stuff . . .
Vagabonding tip #1 When checking into your hotel, be sure to grab a business card with the address and phone number of the hotel on it. If you get lost or need to take a cab back to the hotel you can just hand the card to the taxi driver. This works great when you … More Vagabonding Travel Tip Tuesday #1