35 First-Timer Tips You Need to Know for Italy Travel

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Every Traveler to Italy Should Know These 35 Italy Travel Tips
Positano Italy

Our family made our first trek to Europe together in 2017. We were nervous. I had traveled to Europe once, but the rest of my family had not. Our plans took us to Dublin, then on to Paris followed by Bologna in northern Italy and then Tuscany. What if we can’t communicate? What if we… Continue reading

Aer Lingus Off-Peak Calendar 2018: 26,000 Miles to Europe Round-Trip
Aer Lingus off peak calendar

In the summer of 2017, my family flew to Europe on Aer Lingus for 26,000 miles per person round-trip plus fuel surcharges and taxes. We got the 26,000-mile deal by flying Aer Lingus’ “off-peak” dates, which run two-thirds of the year and by signing up for the Chase Sapphire Reserve when it was offering a… Continue reading

Transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards to Aer Lingus for Cheap Europe Flights
Aer Lingus Ireland Airline

Per Doctor of Credit, you can now transfer Chase Ultimate Rewards to Aer Lingus, the national airline of Ireland, and a GREAT way to fly to Europe using points. Chase Ultimate Rewards also added Iberia Plus as a transfer partner. Note: This post contains affiliate links for which I may earn a commission if you… Continue reading

Earn Bonus Miles for Travel to Europe With British Airways Credit Card
Customs for American travelers

Do you want to earn bonus miles to fly to Europe using the British Airways credit card? This summer my family of four and I flew to Europe entirely on miles by taking advantage of a great deal from Aer Lingus, Ireland’s national airline, that lets you fly to Dublin from major U.S. cities round… Continue reading

Vacation Rental or Hotel: Which Is Right for Your European Vacation?
San Gimignano Vacation Rental Dining

Planning a trip to Europe can be overwhelming, especially if you want to visit multiple countries. And when it comes to booking accommodations, whether you’re interested in staying in a hotel or a rental, making the right choice is imperative, as your vacation lodgings will determine where you rest and relax, as well as your proximity to top… Continue reading

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