Category Archives: Transportation

Transportation Travel Tips From Expert Traveler – Planes, Trains, & Cars

One of the hardest thing about researching travel is how to get there, and how to get around when you arrive. Our travel blog focuses mostly on food, but we know there is a lot more to travel than what to eat when you get there – although that’s important.

This portion of our travel blog focuses on air travel, including expert airline reviews, particularly of first class and business class experiences, on airlines like Cathay Pacific, Emirates, Qatar, and Etihad.

We also talk about train travel advice, including advice on how to train around Europe, which is not as romantic as many people might think. And, we talk about what it’s like to take chicken busses around Central America – something I will never do again!

And, we talk about how to rent a car while traveling, including one of the best places to rent a car while traveling – Italy.


How to Fly Air Asia Island Transfer Service


We are Air Asia frequent fliers.  We have gotten some great deals on flights.  I was surprised, however, to hear about the Air Asia Island Transfer Service, which allows you to pay for a flight, bus ticket, and ferry, all at once to help you get to various islands throughout Thailand.  Although a little hesitant to […]

How do a Couple of Americans Travel to Cuba?

Travel to Cuba, and arriving in Havana, was like no other country we traveled to before.  When checking in at the ticket counter in San Jose, Costa Rica, we kept thinking the airline employee would tell us we could not board the plane because we were American and not allowed to travel to Cuba.  But, she […]