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  • How to Prove What You Own Before Returning Home

    Travelling is fun and adventurous. The sights and sounds are remembered by trinkets purchased abroad. Duty fees comes with the territory when returning with these trinkets. But what about the items you already own? How do you prove they were yours before leaving the country, so you don’t have to pay duties on them when returning home? Charles Dickens wrote in Great Expectations, “Take nothing on its looks; take everything on evidence. There’s no better rule.” This quote applies to ... read more

  • Top Five Activities in Gothenburg, Sweden along with the Volvo Museum

    Gothenburg, Sweden is the home of Volvo manufacturing and the Volvo Museum and is considered Sweden’s second city. Alive with activities, this city rivals Stockholm for culture and entertainment and is Scandinavia’s largest port. There are too many sights to see and things to do in this city to list here, so we chose five of our favorite activities make picking a little easier for you. Tip: Consider getting a Gothenburg City Card (City Pass). When you buy the pass, it includes admission i ... read more

  • Five Fun Activities in Aarhus, Denmark’s Happiest City!

    Aarhus is considered one of the happiest cities on earth and was named one of the ten European destinations to see by Lonely Planet. This fun city was also named the European Capital of Culture in 2017! What makes this city in Denmark so fabulous? Continue reading to find out! We have listed five of the fun actives available in Aarhus. 1. Cultural Events and Festivals Aarhus is filled with museums and art galleries of every genre. View works by progressive artists to early Viking artifact ... read more

  • Tipping in RAA Service Countries Explained

    Every country has rules on tipping for service. Some encourage generosity while other discourage tipping at all. Instead of wondering what the rule is when you visit one of our service locations, check out the list below and know what amount is appropriate to tip, if at all! EUROPE: Restaurants in Europe tend to include the tip in the service charge on the bill. While it is acceptable to leave a few Euros over, you are never expected to tip 20 percent. When using a taxi, round the fare up or ... read more

  • Five Nordic Hot Spots for New Year’s Eve

    New Year’s Eve in the Nordic countries offers tourists a variety of celebrations. Spend time outdoors in a large event or settle into a cozy restaurant or bar. If you are looking to celebrate the New Year in style, read to the end for a bonus tip. There is a location you can celebrate twice in one night! 1. Copenhagen, Denmark Copenhagen celebrates with a celebration at the town square Amalienborg, the Royal Palace. The Royal Guard dresses in the red gala uniforms for the Royal Guard Par ... read more

  • Five Reasons Not to Travel with Gifts!

    Everyone loves the holiday season and the time off work spent with loved ones. For many, this time is spent travelling to be with those loved ones, carrying heavy bags full of gifts, and trying to keep a hold on wandering little ones. Instead of struggling under the load, consider these five reasons not to travel with gifts! No, we are not suggesting forgoing gift giving. Instead, we are suggesting you mail your gifts! Read on to find out why. 1. Enjoy travelling with lighter luggage. As w ... read more

  • How To Take Incredible Photos of Your Journey

    Did you know taking amazing photos has more to do with you than the equipment you are using? While a high end DSLR camera can take incredible photos, your smart phone can take just as stunning images if you know what to do when the moment of inspiration strikes. To help you capture those breath-taking photos we have put together a short list of tips how to take incredible photos of your journey. 1. Research Your Journey Beforehand Learn about local landmarks, architecture, and geography us ... read more

  • Milan: Free Activities to Add to Your Vacation Itinerary

    Every vacation budget can use a little relief when it comes to planning activities. That’s why we have put together a list of free activities to add to your vacation itinerary while in Milan. Find Peace of Mind in Milan’s Beautiful Parks and Gardens. With over 50 green spaces to choose from in the city, you will find some relaxation. We recommend visiting Villa Necchi Campiglio garden. Nestled behind the walls of a private residence, this garden oasis is a favorite with locals and tou ... read more

  • Three Unusual Ways to Save Money for Holiday Travel

    The holidays are fast approaching which means seasonal travel is upon us. While many people save money all year, sometimes the best-laid plans fail to save enough for presents and travel. Instead of spending every waking hour looking for low cost airfare and other means of travel, consider three unusual ways to save money for the holidays. Use Your Credit Cards If you are one of the many using credit cards for shopping this holiday season, choose credit cards with reward points. Airline m ... read more

  • Visit Carlsberg in Copenhagen to See Where the First Beer Was Brewed

    Okay, maybe not the first beer ever brewed since beer dates back 12,000 years, but Copenhagen is where the first Carlsberg beer was brewed in 1847. This location is home to the original Carlsberg Brewery, now a museum. Beer enthusiasts and curious tourists will love visiting the 100,000-square foot brewery, now a busy visitors center. The expansive building houses interactive exhibits on the history of beer. This exhibit also features the world’s largest collection of beer bottles! Whi ... read more

 
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