Book Review: “My Very Own World Adventure” by Maia Haag

Book Review: “My Very Own World Adventure” by Maia Haag

“My Very Own World Adventure” is a children’s book, personalized with the first and last name of your choosing.  I was actually expecting an age appropriate story with the name inserted throughout …
Book Review: “Cockpit Confidential” by Patrick Smith

Book Review: “Cockpit Confidential” by Patrick Smith

Patrick Smith’s book, Cockpit Confidential (Everything you need to know about air travel) is an amazing collection of airline information that cannot be found anywhere else. This book is packed with information …
Book Review: “The Turk Who Loved Apples” by Matt Gross

Book Review: “The Turk Who Loved Apples” by Matt Gross

The Turk Who Loved Apples And Other Tales of Losing My Way Around the World.  The title resonates words I’ve spoken before to pals who have leaned closer to my teaser statement …
Book Review: “Walter and Mike Get Their Own Fun Park Pool to Play in” by Kathleen Morrissey

Book Review: “Walter and Mike Get Their Own Fun Park Pool to Play in” by Kathleen Morrissey

Walter and Mike are alligator hooligans who did not listen to their parents or sister’s advice.  “Uh, they’re going to get in trouble!” said my seven year old friend.  “I’ve never heard …
Book Review: “Fast Times in Palestine” by Pamela Olson

Book Review: “Fast Times in Palestine” by Pamela Olson

“Fast Times in Palestine” is Pamela Olson’s powerful, deeply moving account of life in Palestine—both the daily events that are universal to us all (house parties, concerts, barbecues, and weddings) as well …
Book Review: “The Ultimate Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles” by Travis Sherry

Book Review: “The Ultimate Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles” by Travis Sherry

I volunteered to review “The Ultimate Guide to Frequent Flyer Miles” because, while I’m not a frequent flyer right now, I have been a very frequent flyer over the years, and have …
Book Review: “Tales from the Tarmac” by Claudia Helena Oxee

Book Review: “Tales from the Tarmac” by Claudia Helena Oxee

“Tales from the Tarmac” is a fun read, with a variety of anecdotes about the airline business. The author worked at Kennedy Airport in a variety of customer service positions, with several …
Book Review : “Flavors of Belize, the Cookbook”

Book Review : “Flavors of Belize, the Cookbook”

“Flavors of Belize: The Cookbook” presents over 120 recipes spanning the cultures of Belize.  From British to Lebanese to Garifunn, they are all here.  Some of Belize’s most renowned chefs and cooks …
Book Review: The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau

Book Review: The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau

The book “The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future” by Chris Guillebeau is not really a travel book so I …
Book Review: “Escape Plan – Ditch the Rat Race, Discover the World, Live Better for Less” by Mark Mason

Book Review: “Escape Plan – Ditch the Rat Race, Discover the World, Live Better for Less” by Mark Mason

The book “Escape Plan- Ditch the Rat Race, Discover the World, Live Better for Less” by Mark Mason sounded appealing from the title when I first saw it. Perhaps my expectation was …