Paris, France


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Travel Tips

Travel Well, Travel Often

By on October 26, 2012

I travel because it makes me happy. I find travel to be be inspiring, fulfilling and relaxing. The sense of adventure and the unknown darkness that comes with making new discoveries on the road is why I travel so frequently. From an early age, my parents taught me there…

Savini, Milan, Italy


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Food & Drink

Like a Local: How to Order Coffee in Italy

By on October 17, 2012

For those who are passionate about coffee, it doesn’t get any better than in Italy, where modern coffee culture was born. It’s part of everyday life in Italy and should be experienced by all travelers. Coffee in Italy is an art because like a fine painting, each barista carefully…


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Appearances: Landmark Luggage

By on October 12, 2012

Saturday Oct 13th, 10 am

Valley West Mall

Landmark Luggage & Gifts

West Des Moines, IA 502661551 Valley West Dr., Ste 226

Please email or contact  (515) 223-0999

Saturday Oct 13th, 3pm

One Pacific Place

Landmark Luggage & Gifts

10381 Pacific St

Omaha, NE 68114

(402) 392-2500


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Travel Tips

Stay Healthy & Germ-Free While Traveling

By on October 5, 2012

What is one of the filthiest thing in your hotel room? Answer: The remote control. Solution: I take a Ziploc bag with me to solve the problem. Simply pop the remote control into a 1 quart size Ziploc and you are ready to surf the tv. Remember, one of…


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Tech & Gadgets

Get Great Pics With A GorillaPod

By on October 4, 2012

I’m an amateur photographer but I’m passion about my pictures as they are an enduring memory of my travels. The GorillaPod is an easy way to get great shots on the go without having to lug around a large tri-pod. Here I am using my own during my 2008 trip…

Angel Castellanos
Pasadena, CA

I'm a US based travel expert and spend my time teaching people how to travel well, smart and often. I'm passionate about travel and helping people save time & money. This blog, or travel lounge, is a collection of my practical travel advice and experiences from traveling 8-10 weeks internationally each year. I believe that travel has never been easier and that everyone can achieve their travel dreams. Happy Travels!


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