What to do if you or family member infected with Covid during Holiday

I contemplated whether it is still relevant to write about it, as maybe in a few months Covid will disappear and this topic become irrelevant. That was my wishful thinking – reality is we have been battling with the same virus for the last 2.5 years and new variants keep emerging. While we are more prepared and have more experiences, the virus has also evolved for its survival. My family was one of the few who have managed not to get Covid (at least until our holiday in June) since its first outbreak in March 2020 because all of us … Continue reading What to do if you or family member infected with Covid during Holiday

How to get VAT refund when you are traveling

If you travel to Europe especially Paris most likely you are going to purchase expensive branded stuff and wonder how you can make use of the VAT refund tourist is eligible to. Here’s some tips if you ever have the need to to do a VAT refund for your retail purchases. What you need to know You need to be qualified firstIf your primary residence is outside the country you are visiting and in the case of France, you need to be a resident of non-EU country. And in general you must:– Have been in the country you’re visiting for … Continue reading How to get VAT refund when you are traveling

Favourite Travel Apps that save my life

Don’t leave for your vacation without installing these apps!There are plenty of apps to help with everything from day-of hotel bookings and last-minute flight changes, as well as those that serve as guidebooks and foreign-language dictionaries that fit in your hand. Apps can help you navigate a new city, make currency conversions; pack a perfect suitcase; even provide on-the-ground local expertise. Whatever you need when you hit the road, there’s an app for that. Continue reading Favourite Travel Apps that save my life