Hi from Rick: Let’s Keep On Travelin’
As much as I've loved getting back to traveling in 2022, I have to say…it's been a crazy year to be on the road: feisty COVID variants, heat waves, and headlines about airport chaos and canceled flights. And yet, despite all of that, I keep hearing from so many travelers who are still going to Europe…and still having a blast. We are determined to keep on traveling — and, while a few of us are taking our lumps, we're making it work.
For decades, I've celebrated the value of being what I call "militantly optimistic." Even having faced occasional hurdles myself — like the time this spring when an overbooked flight forced me to spend an unplanned night in Bologna instead of Munich — it's clear to me that those little setbacks are temporary, and that they're well worth the trouble once you're living the European good life… Read more