Betsy Wuebker

193 Flips | 26 Magazines | 2 Likes | 2 Following | 16 Followers | @BetsyWuebker | Nomadic boomer and principal travel writer at PassingThru.

21 Ways to Get Luxury Travel for Less

Penthouse suites and first-class seats to Europe may be extravagant, but there are a slew of ways to snag five-star hotels, roomy airline seats and …

Luxury Travel

Small Town Traditions and Old World Influences in New Prague Minnesota Put It Among the Best Day Trips from Minneapolis

Looking for interesting day trips from Minneapolis? Old world influences in New Prague, Minnesota with 19th-century charm make it a winner! Since our …

European Travel

Fun Things to Do in Belize: A First Timers Guide

(Last Updated On: May 18, 2018)<p>Fun things to do in Belize abound. Guest author, Cal Bailey, outlines things to know when traveling to Belize for …

An Englishman in France: 5 Lessons in Language, Culture and Food

Anglo-French history goes back a long way, but even though the two countries are geographically separated only by the English Channel, their cultural …

Things to Do in Bergen Norway: A First Timers Guide

Fun things to do in Bergen Norway abound! Read on for recommendations on where to stay, the best day trips, restaurants and activities to make your …

Seeking the Best Travel Makeup Bag? Our Guide to Travel Cosmetic Bags will Help You Decide!

Our guide will help you choose the best travel makeup bag! All travel cosmetic bags are definitely not created equal. We looked at different travel …

Off the Beaten Path Southeast Asia: Underrated Places in Southeast Asia You Should Visit

(Last Updated On: March 5, 2018)<p>If you’re looking to travel off the beaten path, Southeast Asia offers unique destinations, particularly for …

South-east Asia

3 Alternatives to Hostel Hopping for Savvy Budget Travelers

Hostel hopping is an all too ubiquitous travel scenario for people of any age on a budget. But there are definitely alternatives to consider if the …

When Looking for the Best Carry On Luggage Vera Bradley Can Be a Winner

If you’re looking for the best carry on luggage Vera Bradley might not occur to you, but Vera Bradley bags are among the best carry on luggage for …

Off the Beaten Path Australia Bucket List

If you’re determined to go off the beaten path Australia delivers! Unusual bucket list ideas in Australia abound, but when you go off the beaten path …

Choosing The Best Personal Item Bag for Travel by Air Today

The best personal item bag for travel by air today may not be the one you’ve used before. Flown anywhere with what the airlines universally refer to …

8 Ways To Travel Without Paying For It

The cost of travel can be very expensive and off-putting but it doesn’t have to be. With these ideas, you can travel without paying by thinking …

Off the Beaten Path Europe: 5 Underrated Destinations in Europe You Should Visit Now

If you’re seeking to go off the beaten path Europe may not seem a likely candidate, but there are plenty of underrated destinations in Europe to …

Where to Stay in Brussels: Choose Among the Best Places to Stay in Brussels with Tips on Best Area to Stay in Brussels for Visitors

When choosing where to stay in Brussels, visitors will often only look for hotels near Grand Place. Brussels has more options: your search among the …

32 top destinations where travel experts are going on holiday in 2018

You’ve read the “hot lists” and know the “must-go” destinations for 2018. You know which countries have anniversaries and which cities are capitals …

Travel

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Argentina

There are plenty of reasons to travel to Argentina. As the third most populous country in South America and largest Spanish-speaking country in the …

Top 10

Here Are 365 Beaches — One for Every Day in 2018

A beach for every day, to feed your wanderlust in 2018.<p>Antigua has a saying, that it has 365 beaches — one for every day of the year. But while you …

Beaches

For Travelers Who Love to Read: Join the Ticket to Read Book Challenge

A fun new way for travelers who love to read: Find and share new books and connect with like-minded readers who love to travel: the Ticket to Read …

40 Best Places to Stay in Bangkok: Our Picks of the Best Hotels and Best Areas to Stay in Bangkok

Discover the best places to stay in Bangkok! Our picks identify the best areas to stay in Bangkok, along with hotel specifics. You’ll find that when …

Ways to Relax and Rejuvenate in Goa: India’s Land of Sun, Sea and Spirit

It is not too often that people associate Goa with serenity and being peaceful, as it is usually labeled as the quintessential party spot of India. …

Best Reasons to Visit Gorgeous Georgia – Here’s Why the Beautiful Country of Georgia Should Be On Your Bucket List

The best reasons to visit the beautiful country of Georgia should all be on your bucket list: gorgeous Georgia scenery, delicious Caucasian cuisine, …

Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts: What’s th...

They all start with “art,” but each of these three styles has its own distinct look. Here, you’ll learn how to decipher the differences between art …

European Capitals of Culture you've probably never heard of – including the world's most adorable city

Introduced in 1985 with the noble aim of bringing our continent closer together, the European Capital of Culture scheme offered few early surprises. That year saw Athens bestowed with the title (birthplace of democracy, fair choice), the following year it was Florence’s turn (birthplace of the …

7 Reasons to Visit Riga, Latvia

Home to Europe's biggest food market, its oldest zoo and its finest collection of art nouveau buildings, Riga is a city of little-known superlatives. …

European Travel

Intrigued by the most beautiful buildings in Prague?

Interpret the language of Art Nouveau…<p>Some of us love cities with a past. For their narrow, wobbly cobbled roads and oil-lamp pedestals. For their …

European Travel

It's Worth Making the Trip to These 9 Secret Beaches

A day at the beach always seems like a good idea—until someone with the voice of a horse racing commentator plants his umbrella practically in your …

Cape Town