Author: Michael A Buckley

Looking For a Travel Handbag? Here Are Two Recommendations

It’s 2018: the year of unorthodox presidential tweets, untimely celebrity deaths, and if you believe some influential stylists, it’s also the year the fanny pack returned to the fashion scene. (Look Gucci, you can try to re-brand this as a “bag belt” all you want, but those of us who lived through the 90’s know

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Tips for Traveling to St. Lucia (And Why You Shouldn’t Stay At A Sandals Resort)

If you’ve decided to travel to St. Lucia, congratulations; it’s one of the most beautiful places on earth. The two pitons (steep volcanic mountains) are what set this destination apart from the rest of its Caribbean neighbors. Whether you’re looking for a honeymoon destination, or a beautiful beach where you can binge drink in hopes

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5 Tips For Flying Comfortably in Coach

The price difference between first class fare and traveling coach on an international trip can be quite substational. At the time this post was published, a round trip coach/economy flight from JFK to Dublin was $520.93 when booked four months in advance; on the same flight a first class ticket totaled $4366.36. Since most of

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Costa Rica: Why You Need to Go (The Reason May Surprise You)

            Costa Rica is an edenic, lush, and peaceful country. From the gorgeous beaches to the cloud forest of Monteverde, this is a country that has something to offer everyone. When friends ask where they can take their children on an international vacation—this country is always my first recommendation. It is safe. It is clean.

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3 Tips For Hiking The Wave

Pictures of The Wave are ubiquitous; if you’re a human who has internet access, chances are good that at some point you’ve come across the surreal sandstone images on your Microsoft wallpaper or on your best friend’s “Places to See Before I Die” Pinterest board. If you’ve convinced yourself that you would like to transition

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