2009 December

December 2009

In June, the U.S. State Department issued a travel advisory warning potential travelers to avoid all non-essential travel to Honduras.  After a politically tumultuous six months, the travel advisory has been lifted.  The State Department believes that the country is now safe for all travelers.   The country has increased security since the military coup. In […]

Passengers flying to and from the United States can expect to encounter tightened security measures after a Nigerian man attempted to detonate an explosive on a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Detroit. While the Transportation Security Administration has been deliberately cagey about the specifics of the new requirements, many airlines announced new procedures including […]

Smooth Travels or not

December 14, 2009

We just returned from our trip of a lifetime to the Galapagos Islands. My family and I remain in awe of all the beauty and amazing things we experienced. However, our trip was not without a few unexpected and unplanned changes. Upon disembarking we received our luggage on the tarmac at the Baltra Airport. The […]