Florence or Firenze 

Our trip to Italy was focused on visiting Florence. My wife and I are celebrating our fifth wedding anniversary. We do something a little special every year, go through the alphabet each year.  For example, our honeymoon we went to A-Aruba; B-Boston; C-Castries, St. Lucia; D-Dahlonega, GA;  E-Emeryville, CA; F-Florence, Italy. We make up the … More Florence or Firenze 

Rome in a Day Tour 

Knowing that I had scheduled 40 hours in Rome, I needed to find a tour that would hit most of the highlights and tourist spots in a short time.  I looked at several sites; viator.com, romedark.com, walksofitaly.com and realrometours.com. I chose the last one Real Rome Tours since they had a package of what I … More Rome in a Day Tour 

Roma in 40 hours

When planning my trip to Florence I had to make a choice, what airport in Italy do I want to land from the States?  Being that my home airport is Atlanta (ATL) there is a direct red-eye flight into Roma (FCO). Now, do I want to connect flight up near Florence or do I jump … More Roma in 40 hours

Conquer the Armrest

The airlines have changed how they select upgrades to their first and premium economy cabins this year and will probably continue to do that in the years to come.  That being said, today I was upgraded to Delta Comfort+! I travel about 1 flight (I’ll call it a regional flight 400-600miles) a month for work. … More Conquer the Armrest