Home Our Take: Tips, Advice, Recommendations, Etc.

Our Take: Tips, Advice, Recommendations, Etc.

"Our Take" includes our subjective posts with travel-related tips, recommendations, advice, warnings, theories, viewpoints, sentiments and other opinions.

Leaving Jamaica

A Plea to Every Traveler: Remember, You Are An Ambassador

You are an ambassador for the country of your passport, your city, your religious, political, and ideological views, for your friends and family, whether you like it or not.
Jack Kerouac and On The Road Scroll

Reading Rec: Jack Kerouac and On The Road (Original Scroll)

A brief synopsis and recommendation of the author Jack Kerouac and his book On The Road: the Original Scroll
Random Paris France

The 5 Worst Travel Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

There are pitfalls for travelers, just as with any activity; here are five particular mistakes for travelers to avoid.

Review: Routehappy.com (Beta)

Routehappy.com is a new website that aims to give those seeking to book a flight the tools necessary to discern over which flights better...
Aruba Key Chain Souvenir

Bring Home Proper Souvenirs!

Don't just pick up that t-shirt or keychain; buy a proper souvenir that represents the destination and your experiences there.
Victory Hotel Room

Hotel Review: Victory Hotel, Gamla Stan, Stockholm

A review of my stay at the Victory Hotel in Stockholm's Old Town, Gamla Stan, in Sweden.
frequent flier programs featured

Maximize Frequent Flier Rewards: Shopping & Dining

Everyone by now has heard of frequent flier programs, those airline loyalty programs that reward travel on a particular brand or group of brands...
traveler words

5 Great Words for the World Traveler

Here are five words that will empower and enlighten any traveler.
Rome2Rio homepage

Rome2Rio: The Ultimate Travel Transportation Planning Tool

A review of the online travel tool Rome2Rio, which gives users multiple transportation options to get from Point A to Point B.

Renting a Car in Jamaica

There is so much beauty throughout the island nation of Jamaica, that one of the best ways to experience it is to rent a...