Orlando, Florida: Things to Know

By Alex Kallimanis: Orlando is the world’s most visited city, drawing more than 72 million visitors anually. That’s a staggering number, equal to the population of the United Kingdom. I grew up in Orlando and know the city well. As a teenager I worked at Magic Kingdom. Later I graduated from UCF, one of the…

Reasons Not to Visit Amsterdam

We lived in Amsterdam from 2008 to 2011. It’s a beautiful city with an easily walkable UNESCO World Heritage historic center. Unfortunately, these days it’s frequently overrun with tourists. During our previous visit in 2015, we were shocked at how packed the city was over a September weekend. While Amsterdam is picturesque, there are many…

World Travel Market in London, and Why Travel Bloggers Matter

In addition to our recent attendance at Europe’s largest travel blogging conference, TBEX in Dublin, I also recently attended the world’s largest convention for the travel industry as a whole, World Travel Market. WTM takes place every year in London, and this year the travel industry once again convened at the massive Excel Center, near…