June 2017

Top 12 Travel Tips!

Chuck Thu, 2017-06-29 12:38
I’ve got a new business idea. It came to me when I spied a dog walker wrangling half a dozen of his charges down the sidewalk here in Atlanta. I figure if a dog owner is willing to pay someone to walk their pets, some people might be willing to pay us to take their vacations for them. The pitch would go like this: “Why be hassled with all the planning and airports and annoying hotel check-ins? Pay Chuck and Lori to take your vacations for you! Just TELL your friends you went to Fiji! Act now and Chuck and Lori will take 1,000 free photos for you!” I’ll have to get to work on that website… But...

Travel On, Blog...Eventually

Travel Bloggers Chuck and Lori with Grandbaby Felix
Chuck Fri, 2017-06-23 10:43
There's a famous bit from Seinfeld where Jerry and Elaine are at the rental car counter and there are no cars to fulfill his reservation: "You know how to take the reservation, you just don't know how to hold the reservation, and that's really the most important part..." Something similar could be said of my travel blogging lately, but at least I'm getting the most important part--the actual travel--pretty right. Despite none too few travel bloggers out there on the interwebs who copiously blog of spurious travel, our travel has been getting in the way of almost any amount of actual writing...