17 08, 2018

Optional Excursions

By |2018-09-27T10:58:53+00:00August 17th, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

Today I would like to explain the reasons, and the need, for a tour company’s ‘Optional Excursions’. Jean from Saint Louis, MO called me last week because she was looking for a tour that included everything, even the optional [...]

31 07, 2018

New Friends

By |2018-09-05T15:46:05+00:00July 31st, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

I have clients tell me again and again that one of the most rewarding parts of their tours, are the people they meet while traveling. The group dynamics in the tours we offer are remarkable! By the end of [...]

24 06, 2018

Marienplatz in Munich, Germany

By |2018-06-27T14:41:10+00:00June 24th, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

This square is known for the Old Town, the New Town, Mary’s Column and Carillon, or the Glockenspiel clock.  If you guessed the Marienplatz in Munich, Germany, you would be correct. This is where we will spend this week’s [...]

8 05, 2018

Imperial City of Innsbruck

By |2018-09-05T15:44:11+00:00May 8th, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

We have talked in detail about the weather you will encounter in Europe, your luggage requirements, currency, etc.… Now it’s time to explore some of the most historic and beloved buildings, monuments & museums you will have the opportunity to [...]

31 03, 2018

Time versus Money

By |2018-04-19T11:28:36+00:00March 31st, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

Today I want to discuss the quandary of time versus money. If you are planning a multiple country European vacation to see as much as possible, keep in mind that if you have the time, you may want to [...]

27 03, 2018

Astronomical clock

By |2018-05-11T10:43:59+00:00March 27th, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

As we travel through time and space, we need something to keep track of that. Six centuries ago a clock was built.  Not just your normal clock, but an Astronomical clock.  To witness such history you must travel to Staromestske [...]

14 01, 2018

Currency Denominations

By |2018-09-05T15:09:37+00:00January 14th, 2018|Travel Chronicles|

Eileen signed up for the 22-Day Heart of Europe Grand Tour. She was so excited, but also nervous about the different currencies that she would need to handle during her tour. Because Image Tours provides detailed information in their Pre-Tour [...]

1 07, 2015

European Weather

By |2018-01-04T10:40:33+00:00July 1st, 2015|Travel Chronicles|

Today I would like to break down the weather conditions you may run into while on your vacation, and how to prepare for them. The weather in Europe is not too much unlike The United States. Take for instance the [...]

24 03, 2015

Packing

By |2018-01-04T10:53:41+00:00March 24th, 2015|Travel Chronicles|

So you think you are packed and ready to go for all occasions?  Shorts…check!  Polo-shirt…check!  A couple pair of jeans…check!  Stain stick and laundry detergent…check? This post will help you be fully prepared for any spill or daily washing [...]

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