Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Jerez de la Frontera, Spain

                                                                                                          Photo Credit: Anatolii Maks/Pixabay


Why visit Jerez de la Frontera (aka: Jerez), Spain?

  • Flamenco Festival
  • Gastronomy Delights
  • Mountain Views
  • Not Touristy
  • Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art
  • Sherry Tastings
  • Traditional Flamenco Music


                                                                                                     Photo Credit: Antonio Garcia Prats/Pixabay


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"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page" Saint Augustine

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Wednesday, March 20, 2024

Tavira, Portugal

                                                                                           Tavira, Portugal Photo Credit: Jema/Pixabay


Why visit Tavira (Portugal)?

  • Architecture
  • Castle Ruins
  • Churches
  • Cobblestone Streets
  • Cultural Sites
  • Hiking Trails
  • Picturesque Old Town
  • River Views
  • Rugged Coastline
  • Small City
  • White Sandy Beach

 


                                                                                           Tavira, Portugal Photo Credit: ddzphoto/Pixabay


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"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page" Saint Augustine

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Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Uzès, France

                                                                                                                      Uzès, France Photo Credit: Fabien/Pixabay


Why visit Uzès, France?

  • Ancient Monuments
  • Architecture
  • Art Galleries
  • Artisanal Markets
  • Cobblestone Streets
  • Lavender Fields
  • Olive Groves
  • Medieval Towns
  • Mild Mediterranean Climate
  • Picturesque Roads
  • Town Charm
  • Warm Weather Destination
  • Year Round Cycling



                                                                             Uzès, France Photo Credit: Ennelise Napoleoni-Bianco/Pixabay




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"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page" Saint Augustine

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Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Europe Travel Tips

                                                                                                                      Photo Credit: Pexels/Pixabay

Did you know?

As of 2024, Americans traveling to Europe are required to apply for the European Travel Information & Authorization (ETIAS) online.

  • Applicants with a criminal background maybe denied authorization.
  • ETIAS authorization expirations or upon passport renewal, a new ETIAS application and fee is required.
  • Fee is $8/€7 and nonrefundable.
  • Not required for employees or students with extended stays.
  • Passport biographic details page is machine readable.
  • Passport should have a chip.
  • Persons with health risks such as: Hantavirus, Hepatitis A or B, HIV/Aids, Rabies and/or Tuberculosis maybe denied authorization.
  • Process approval can take up to 30 days.
  • Required for business, leisure, medical reasons or transit travelers.
  • Required for all nonEU citizens traveling the Schengen area.
  • Requirement of all countries whom do not require a VISA.
  • Requirement from: Antigua, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Barbuda, Bosnia, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, El Salvador, Georgia, Grenadines, Grenada, Guatemala, Herzegovina, Honduras, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Kiribati, Macau, Malaysia, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Nevis, Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Macedonia, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, Samoa, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Taiwan, Timor-Leste, Tobago, Tonga, Trinidad, Tuvalu, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of AmericaUruguay and Venezuela.
  • Schengen Area entry is subject to border control authorities. 
  • Valid up to 90 days within a 180 days in the Schengen Area.
  • Valid biometric passport should be less than 10 years old and not expire within 3 months.
  • Valid for 3 years or until the passport expires, whichever comes first.




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Before we plan your European trip we suggest that you..

Passport

Check your passport as select countries require a 6 month validity upon return. Renew as deemed necessary. Generally speaking...

  • Expedited Service requires 2 -3 weeks.
  • Routine Service requires 7 -10 weeks.



                                                                                                                           Photo Credit: Republica/Pixabay

Plastic Cards

Much of Europe is cashless and chip cards.

  • Benefits you to pay in local currency for the best exchange rates.



                                                                                                                   Photo Credit: Republica/Pixabay




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"The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page" Saint Augustine

                                        All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Subject to change without notice.    

Travel Tips Aboard

Photo Credit: Steve Buissinne / Pixabay Tourists are often targeted aboard with pickpocketing. Avoid Holding Your Phone in the Air (Makes fo...