Author: ana@gnometrotting.com

  • Getting the most out of a Caribbean cruise

    Getting the most out of a Caribbean cruise

    Getting the most out of a Caribbean cruise really depends on what you want from it. Whether you’re cruising in order to spend a lot of time at your favorite island or in order to see all the exotic isles you’ve never been to, the trick to getting the most out of your cruise is…

  • Local’s guide to Miami neighborhoods

    Local’s guide to Miami neighborhoods

    Miami is commonly thought of as being just a beach. But in reality, Miami is a huge sprawling city with many neighborhoods, some which are very touristy and some of which are local areas that you probably want to avoid. Here is your complete guide to the most popular Miami neighborhoods. South Beach The Miami…

  • Travel safety: How to avoid getting robbed on vacation

    Travel safety: How to avoid getting robbed on vacation

    When you go on vacation, you probably want to come home with souvenirs and other goodies from your travels. The last thing you want is to come home without the personal belongings you took on your trip. I’ve been all over the world, sometimes by myself, and I’ve never had a cent stolen from me.…

  • 3 days in Rome

    3 days in Rome

    Rome is one of the most visited cities in the world, for good reason. Though it’s the kind of place where you could easily spend two weeks, you can also get a lot out of the Italian capital in just 3 days. This itinerary covers all of the major sites you’ll want to see in…

  • How to get cheap Broadway tickets

    How to get cheap Broadway tickets

    A trip to New York is not complete without experiencing a Broadway show. Shows on Broadway are in tiny theaters where every seat in the house is a great one, so their prices can be steep. But there are ways to get cheap Broadway tickets, even for the most popular shows. People often talk about…

  • Tips for your first solo trip

    Tips for your first solo trip

    The idea of going on a vacation alone is daunting for a lot of people. Many of us have wild misconceptions about what traveling solo is like before we experience it for ourselves. But you may find that taking a solo trip is actually very enjoyable if you are willing to take the first step. I won’t bore…