Lufthansa (LH469) – Austin (AUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) Travel Experience

Lufthansa now has a direct flight from Austin to Frankfurt and we’re sharing our travel experience! Of course, instead of paying a ridiculous $8,695.36 I used 70,000 United MileagePlus miles for this roundtrip itinerary. I was super excited about this new non-stop from Austin to Frankfurt. The only ‘real’ carrier going non-stop to Europe currentlyContinue reading “Lufthansa (LH469) – Austin (AUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) Travel Experience”

Visas for European Travel in 2021

In two years, visiting Europe is going to get a bit more complicated for Americans. Starting in 2021, United States citizens will be required to undergo a pre-screening and registration process called the European Travel Information and Authorization System (ETIAS) before entering European Schengen-zone countries. The Schengen area is comprised of 26 countries, including Austria, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Portugal and Spain.Continue reading “Visas for European Travel in 2021”

Road Trip Stops Around the US

While there are plenty of places around the United States that act as a great tourist destination, a lot of those locations are final destinations. But, what about the destinations in between your starting point and ending point? We’re talking about road trips and all the hot spots to hit on your way to thereContinue reading “Road Trip Stops Around the US”

Packing Tips for Travel

  Packing is arguably one of the most stressful aspects of traveling, especially for international travel. Most airlines have suitcase size and weight restrictions so it’s important to maximize as much space as possible when packing for trips no matter how long. Along with the obvious packing to keep all toiletries in a separate bagContinue reading “Packing Tips for Travel”

Scott’s Cheap Flights

  Who doesn’t love a good flight deal? We know we do! That’s why we recommend getting on this email list! Scott’s Cheap Flights combines sophisticated software and human Flight Experts to discover flight deals and mistake fares up to 90% off. Unlike fully automated fare alerts, every deal we alert members to has passed a rigorous qualityContinue reading “Scott’s Cheap Flights”

Travel Destinations for 2019

  With the new year quickly approaching, it’s time to start thinking about where it will take you. To get a head start on 2019, we’ve compiled a list of five must-visit destinations all over the world. From beaches, to mountains, to culturally rich cities, some of these destinations just might surprise you in theContinue reading “Travel Destinations for 2019”