I'm a Software Engineer by trade and after 10 years in the Industry, working 60 hours a week, I realized the only way to enjoy my industry is to break away from it as often as possible.
One of my good friends, Jonathan Fortier, posted on a social network encouraging his friends and family to work less and travel more. to get a taste of my travel wonders, rather it be travelling domestic or internationally.
It’s so much better than dropping a few bucks in a tourist trap on a magnet that was probably made in China (of course, I’ve got some of those as well!
Travel is the movement of people between distant geographical locations.
Though I’ve been collecting magnets for many years, it’s only in the last two years that I’ve begun doing so religiously when I travel. Well, they’re relatively inexpensive — though even I sometimes balk at paying $10 for a hand-made piece.
They’re small, so easy to fit into an already over-full suitcase.
In the late 16th century it became fashionable for young European aristocrats and wealthy upper class men to travel to significant European cities as part of their education in the arts and literature.
This was known as the Grand Tour, it included cities such as London, Paris, Venice, Florence and Rome.
Why on earth would you use Priceline, Expedia and other online travel retailers to book.
Do you know they add their fees on-top of discounted rates?