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Frequent flier miles can be intimidating, but it's worth figuring out the system. We've flown around the world multiple times using miles. In this post I talk about mileage-earning credit cards (get one!) and how I value miles. If you have questions, ask them at the bottom of the post. I highly recommend following @ThePointsGuy too for mileage/card advice.
Ever thought about walking one of Europe's old pilgrimage trails? I did a 90km section of Italy's Via Francigena last month, and had a great time - even if the exercise was cancelled out by all of the pasta and wine!
90km of Fun through Tuscany: Hiking the Via Francigena
Please don't do a day-long excursion to Rome or Florence...or Venice either! It's the worst possible way to see the cities - mid-day, surrounded by thousands of other day-trippers all going to the same sites taking the same photos.
Why You Should Never Do A Day Trip to Rome or Florence
Two years ago I took my 10-year-old daughter around the world in two weeks, and she planned the entire thing. This year my 10-year-old son said that he wanted to do the same, so we went, doing things a little differently this time around. From Greenland to the Seychelles to Singapore, we had an amazing trip. Here are all the details.