New Tourist Tax in Venice

New Tourist Tax in Venice

The inconvenience and high cost of hosting massive numbers of tourists has caused the City Council to think of ways to still provide tourist access to the historic city while protecting the interests of her citizens. The plan they are implementing includes a...
Traveling with BBQ Sauce?

Traveling with BBQ Sauce?

Memphis is famous for its BBQ,  and the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest convenes today, May 15 and concludes May 18. If you are participating in the contest, or just get caught up in the excitement of it all, be aware that you may not be able to bring your...
Sri Lanka and UK Travel Warning

Sri Lanka and UK Travel Warning

The U.S. State Department is warning travelers to exercise increased caution in the United Kingdom and Sri Lanka with two new travel advisory warnings. The Level 2 advisories were issued on April 21 and 22 and are linked to terrorism as “terrorist groups continue...