Travel Safety: How Dangerous is Thailand?

Thailand can be one of the most beautiful tourist destinations on the planet, but it can also be one of the most dangerous. To those who travel extensively this warning may sound all too familiar, but don’t take it lightly. It is not uncommon to have certain dangers associated with popular tourist destinations. This is […]

Travel Safety: How Dangerous is Bogota?

Deciding to visit Bogota is deciding to enter a wealth of history and culture not only of Colombia, but of many of its neighboring South American countries. Located just a few hours from the United States, Bogota is well known for its people’s diplomacy and education. Unfortunately, it is also known for its violence and […]

Top 5 Preventive Measures to Take While Traveling

You save up all year for that once-in-a-lifetime trip to Rome…. Then spend half your vacation close to the bathroom in your hotel room. Or you head to Hong Kong for that career-trajectory-altering business trip… then slip at the hotel pool and break your wrist. Or this – my 75-year-old mother ventured to Patagonia earlier […]