Coping With Tipping

Bob Hoelscher shares his thoughts on gratuities and tipping practices.


On Site in Georgia’s Plantation Trace Region

Georgia’s Plantation Trace region impressed our travel planner readers on this FAM tour.


Group Game: The Dictionary Guessing Game

Test your group’s vocabulary with the Dictionary Guessing Game. Play this game as many times as you like without it ever being the same game twice.


New NPS Charges Unfair to Tour Operators

Bob Hoelscher shares his thoughts on recent NPS policy changes.


Tour Washington Memorials

Add a memorial visit on your next trip to Washington, D.C.


Thoughts on Three Current Cruise Industry Challenges

Bob Hoelscher shares his thoughts on three problems he sees in the cruise industry.


Tour the Royal Residences of the United Kingdom

May is the month to celebrate royalty this year with the recent birth of Prince Louis and the upcoming wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Learn more about the royals and tour the palaces they call home.


For the Birds Crossword

This month’s group game is for the birds! See if your group can guess the type of bird that goes with each clue to fill in the crossword.


Top Destinations for Garden-Viewing

These destinations boast world-class gardens that will have your group blooming in anticipation this spring.


May Flowers Group Game

“April showers bring May flowers” so celebrate spring and keep your group guessing with our flower meanings trivia game.