When creating travel itineraries, it is common to want to see the best of the best, especially when you only have a short time frame. In between the museums and guided tours of grand palaces, exploring ruins can sound boring.
The European Union has a consumption tax called Value Added Tax (VAT) similar to U.S. sales tax. The average VAT amount is 20 percent and is automatically included in the merchandise or service price, not added at the register. However, members of the U.S.
During World War II, planners in the War Department realized that military service members needed a better banking system. By 1943, more than 140 military installations had banking facilities, and in 1947, services began in Europe and the Pacific.
From authentic pizza in Rome to Guinness in Dublin, we’ve done a lot of tasting and traveling in our past two years in Europe. By far, our favorite spot for food is Spain. From sizzling tapas, freshly-caught seafood and aromatic spices, Spanish food is nothing short of amazing.
When I was little, Sunday dinners were a weekly staple in my family. My mom spent most of the day in the kitchen, preparing dinner and baking something sinfully delicious for dessert. My grandparents, aunts, uncles or cousins would come over, and we’d all sit around our dining room table and talk
Adjusting to moving abroad can be hard for families, especially spouses. Often the spouse leaves a respected career, business networks and emotional support of family and friends. When duty calls again and active-duty spouses go TDY or on a deployment, those broken ties are felt ten-fold.
For 90 years, the Harlem Globetrotters have been combining athleticism and comedy, and entertaining audiences around the world. Originating in 1926 in Chicago, the renowned basketball troupe has played more than 26,000 exhibition games, and performs more than 450 live events a year.