The Best Things To Do In Rome
by Daniel | Last Updated October 25th, 2019
Giotto di Bondone, the Renaissance painter, once said: "Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning." And you need to see it to believe it.
Try as you might you haven't been to Italy unless you've spent a few days in its heart of its capital. And once those few days are up, you'll realize that you need a lifetime to get to know even one of the ancient city's neighborhoods.
But let's start with the here and now and your upcoming trip. Here's what to include in your Rome itinerary. [Read more...]
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My name is Daniel and I am a full-time world traveler and constantly on the move.
My goal with luggageguru.com is to provide helpful information about travel related products and accessories and also useful travel tips to make your vacation or trip more enjoyable!
15 Fun Family Activities To Do On A Cruise Ship
by Daniel | Last Updated October 20th, 2019
With 28.2 million people going on a cruise in 2018, it's clearly a popular vacation option for all ages. Cruise ships of all sizes offer fun family activities to keep your youngest and oldest cruisers happy.
Most activities are free as part of your cruise package. Take advantage of those complementary activities to keep your kids entertained, but don't forget some downtime to keep kids rested, too.
The specific activity options vary significantly by the cruise line. Even different cruise ships from the same line vary in the on-board activities and amenities. Do your research before booking a cruise to find an itinerary with the best selection of activities that fit your kids' ages and preferences.
Check out these popular cruise ship activity options the whole family can enjoy. [Read more...]
What's the Best Herschel Backpack for School:
A Complete Guide
by Daniel | Last Updated October 17th, 2019
Who doesn't love a backpack? A backpack is one of the most comfortable and accommodating ways to transport whatever you will need during your day or days.
And with all the stuff we take to and from work--or school--these days, we all need something sturdy yet easy to carry. Something that has the right amount and types of interior space and a protective covering.
In this article, we'll discuss school backpacks specifically, as well as more general features. Our focus will be the popular and expansive line of Herschel backpacks. Let's begin with just a little background. [Read more...]
by Daniel | Last Updated October 9th, 2019
6 Ways to Travel Cheap
It’s every traveler’s dream to take a vacation from work and spend a few months backpacking across Europe.
Unfortunately, the biggest thing standing in the way of that dream is the thought of not having enough money. How will you eat? How will you sleep? And more importantly, how are you going to get around?
It’s common to think that in order to have a nice time traveling around Europe you’ll need to have thousands of dollars in your bank account. The good news is, that’s no longer the case.
Backpackers and travelers everywhere have come together to create a community of people who like to travel with limited funds. That being said, there are tons of ways to travel around Europe for cheap and even free.
Keep reading to learn 6 great ways to get around in Europe with little to no money, as well as a couple of bonus frugal traveler tips. [Read more...]
by Daniel | Last Updated October 1st, 2019
Sounds Good On The Go:
The Best Noise-Canceling Headphones For Travel In 2019
Whether you're traveling by train, plane, or automobile or you need to drown out the office buzz, you're probably in the market for some noise-canceling headphones.
But which ones are best for you?
The best noise-canceling headphones for travel, of course, vary in opinion. Which is why we made a list of some of the best, accompanied by our honest reviews. So, keep reading if you want to discover the perfect pair of noise-canceling headphones for your next travel adventure. [Read more...]
Low-Key LA Luxury: 12 Affordable Hotels in
by Daniel | Last Updated October 1st, 2019
Los Angeles is known for the glitz and glamor of the Hollywood Hills. While red carpets are a regular event in this town, it's worth remembering that most of the rich and famous arrived here broke.
The bottom line: there are deals to be had - and many come with history and touches of sparkle.
Finding affordable hotels in Los Angeles isn't tricky once you get out of Beverly Hills or Calabasas.
Looking for cheap places to stay in Los Angeles? Start with our twelve favorite properties. [Read more...]
The Unbound Adventurer:
The Best VPN for Travel in 2019
by Daniel | Last Updated September 25th, 2019
You’re on the road. You’re hitting up the best cafes in New York City. Or you’re seeing the sights in Monaco. Life is a dream. So you decide to share the dream with the world (or, at least, the world of social media). And you don’t think twice about how your data is traveling with you.
Here’s the thing: if you’re traveling and using an unsecured network, all that data is up for grabs.
And if you’re transmitting any kind of data you’d like to protect, that’s a huge risk for your privacy.
This is where a VPN can save the day. Of course, if you’re a smart traveler, you won’t settle for any old tool. You want the best protection on the market. That’s why we’re here to help you find the best VPN for travel. [Read more...]
Top 12 Best Ski Resorts in the United States
by Daniel | Last Updated September 20th, 2019
Too many slopes, too little time, the USA has more ski resorts than any other country in the world. There are a staggering seven thousand miles worth of ski-runs.
Just the thought of them means you can already see yourself carving up those glistening white pistes. It's time to wax lyrical and sharpen up your skis. We've done all the hard work for you. Here's our choice of the best ski resorts in the USA. [Read more...]
NYC Bound: The Top Affordable Hotels in New York City
by Daniel | Last Updated September 14th, 2019
If you could describe New York City in one word, what would it be?—Unforgettable.
At least, that's how we would describe it.
Even down to the Manhattan hotels, there's just nothing like the big city. Speaking of hotels in Manhatten (and the other boroughs), don't let expensive hotel prices scare you away.
There is such a thing as affordable hotels in NYC. Read on to learn more. [Read more...]
Sea The World: 10 Best Cruise Lines For 2019
by Daniel | Last Updated September 8th, 2019
Around 30 million travelers are expected to go on a cruise this year, according to the Cruise Line International Association (CLIA). Cruising is popular for all ages, providing a unique opportunity to see the world. Which cruise is the best for you?