Oct192017

Aegean Air Nice to Athens in photos

Aegean Airlines four flight segments was one of my main objectives to accomplish during my two week Europe trip. Aegean Miles+Bonus Tier Miles needed for Star Alliance Gold membership drops from 48,000 in my qualification year to 24,000 Tier Miles needed by the end of July 2018, 12 months from the date when I earned…

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Oct172017

Best Western Nice So’Co

There are six Best Western Hotels in Nice, four in Cannes and one hotel in Antibes, one in Juan les Pins and one in Menton, east of Monaco for quite a selection of properties on the Cote d’Azur / French Riviera within easy transportation distance of Nice Airport. There is bus service from Nice Airport…

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Oct172017

Nice in snapshots

I’ll preface this piece with a Spud Hilton line I heard at several TBEX travel writing conferences, “Nobody wants to read about your travels.” For me, the aspect I so often have a hard time determining when trying to get a sense of place is the disconnect between travel guides sharing highly rated hotels, restaurant…

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Oct102017

Warsaw Old Town Day 4 Sunday

Free Walking Tours are an employment opportunity for many educated Poles who guide tourists through Poland’s major cities like Warsaw, Krakow and Gdansk. There is generally a choice of several different kinds of tours with regular scheduled starting times and meeting places posted online. Most walking tours are available by simply showing up at the…

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