The Michael W Travels family is currently on a month long summer trip.
When visiting a city, our preferred form of transportation is walking. When we need to go to further areas, we love taking public transportation.
During our trip, Uber was a real bargain in Ukraine. The rideshare didn’t work in Moldova and it seemed to work in Azerbaijan, although we couldn’t get it to work at the airport. Continue reading Our Awkward Uber Experience In Baku, Azerbaijan
Tragedy struck in Kenya over the weekend. As a tourist was taking pictures
The man, Chang Ming Chaung was bitten in the chest and later died from his wounds. Another tourist was also attacked but luckily was only “treated for minor bruising,” according to BBC News. Continue reading Hippo Attacks 2 Tourists Taking Photos, Kills 1 In Kenya
The Michael W Travels family is in the middle of a month long summer trip. So far, we’ve explored countries like Belarus, Ukraine and Moldova.
We’re currently in Azerbaijan and really enjoying its capital, Baku. It’s a walkable and really interesting city which were looking forward to seeing more of before heading off to our next destination. Continue reading Jennifer Garner Rescued While Kayaking In Sweden, Amish Uber, Baby Overheats Before Take- Off, Brawl Over Selfie- Spot At Trevi Fountain & More- The Rehash!
Southwest Vacations is giving you a chance to win a trip for two to the all- inclusive Royalton Negril in Jamaica.
The prize includes airfare, hotel stay, airport/ hotel transfers and more. Continue reading Win A Trip For 2 to the Royalton Negril in Jamaica
When traveling, it can be frustrating when you can’t get a good photo due to others being in your pictures or hogging up the best spot.
Recently, a group of tourists got into a big brawl at Rome’s Trevi Fountain due to two women “aiming for the perfect selfie,” according to Fox News. Continue reading Tourists Brawl Over Selfie Spot At Rome’s Trevi Fountain
Visit Guernsey is giving away a trip for two to visit London and Guernsey.
The prize includes airfare and five nights of hotel stays between the two destinations.
The contest is being ran to due to release of the book, “The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society” as a film. Continue reading Win A 5- Night Trip for 2 to London and Guernsey
A mother on a Pakistan International Airlines flight begged flight crew to open the doors to the plane after a lengthy delay on the tarmac.
Fox reports that the woman “was recorded begging and screaming at flight crew to open the door after her baby purportedly passed out from the heat while waiting for takeoff.” Continue reading Baby Overheats On Pakistan International Airlines, Mom Begs Crew To Open Plane Door
I’ve become a big fan of Uber. During our current trip, Uber has been an extremely helpful and cheap way to catch a ride in Ukraine, especially when we’re dealing with a language barrier.
Now a man is offering rides in his horse and buggy, calling it Amish Uber! Continue reading Take An Amish Uber Ride In A Horse and Buggy
Actress Jennifer Garner, best known for the TV show Alias and various movies, had to be rescued while out kayaking with her 12 year- old daughter in Sweden.
The actress was kayaking in Stockholm when she got lost at sea during her vacation. Continue reading Actress Jennifer Garner Rescued While Kayaking With Daughter In Sweden