Inforgraphic: How To Get Cheap Airfare

The way to get cheap airfare is to know how they price so that you can avoid the tickets that will fall into the higher pricing tiers. This infographic will show you how to get cheap airfare. … [Read more...]

It’s Shoulder Season!!

The time to buy is now! Shoulder season is approaching for many locations, especially in Europe. What is shoulder season? Shoulder season is the time between peak and off-peak seasons. This means fewer crowds, and lower prices. With fewer travelers, expect to see lower prices for both hotels and … [Read more...]

[VIDEO] Travel Talk with Terri: Hotel vs. Apartment Rentals

How do I decide whether to stay in a hotel or to rent an apartment? I have three main criteria, and only one of them is cost. This question is answered in this episode of Travel Talk with Terri: Hotel vs. Apartment Rentals. [youtube][/youtube] Do you have travel related … [Read more...]

[Infographic] Stats for African American Leisure Travelers

I created this infographic from a study that was conducted by Mandala Research in 2011 to break down the basic statistics for African American Leisure Travelers and their travel habits. I found the report informative, and educational. I, as a well traveled black traveler, was surprised at how many … [Read more...]

My Top 7 Cruise Travel Tips

I didn't think I would like a cruise vacation. My thoughts were I don't want to spend time getting there that I could spend being there. Well...that changed 3 cruises ago. I like a cruise vacation because I can visit cities I might not go to otherwise. Also, it can be a truly relaxing way to see … [Read more...]

Girlfriend Getaway Survival Guide

"I have found out that there ain't no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them." - Mark Twain I have found that this could not be a truer statement. I love a girlfriend getaway. Girlfriend getaways can be great. It is an opportunity to strengthen … [Read more...]

PHOTO TOUR: Cedar Hill aka The Frederick Douglass House

  Cedar Hill is the last home of former slave, author, orator, publisher, abolitionist and women’s rights activist, Frederick Douglass.  Born into slavery, he never knew his mother, and it goes without saying that he lived in extreme poverty.  He died a free man, with a home that boast … [Read more...]

[VIDEO] Travel Tip: How To Eat Healthy While Traveling

Check out this video with myself and Emily, the Tofu Hunter.  We talk about the best way to eat healthy while on the road.  You can check out her other healthy food tips and vegetarian restaurant reviews at: … [Read more...]

5 Things I Love About Stockholm

Stockholm is the first European city that I visited. In fact, I got my first passport, in 1997, to take that trip. I love this city. It's one of my favorite European capitals. There are quite a few reasons why I love Stockholm, and why I keep going back. I've decided to share just a few of them. In … [Read more...]

Have iPad – Will Travel?

When the first iPad came out, I was one of those who was like, "I'm not getting caught up in the hype.  I’ve got a MacBookPro, and the iPad is just a big iPhone." Blah, Blah, Blah.. Then one day, while with friends, I tried one.  I played  Angry Birds; I checked my email; updated my Facebook … [Read more...]