Category: Overseas Travel Tips

Make The Most of Your Carry-On Luggage

carry on luggage

When planning atrip, most travelers agonize over what to bring. Do I have enough socks? Should I bring an extra bathing suit? These are some questions you may ask yourself. It is important to pack smart and consider the practical items you will actually need. Most people over pack or bring items that they never… Read more »

How a Traveler (Alone or in a Group) Can Stay Safe When Abroad

Safety Travel Tips

With unlimited destinations to choose from, traveling can quickly become your favorite pastime. However, it’s absolutely essential that you stay smart when abroad and travel safely. Here are some easy ways to keep safety first in your travels! Brush up on the native language No matter how well-traveled you may be, you’re still a tourist… Read more »

Top 5 Things to Do in Jamaica

Blue Mountains in Jamaica

If you’re the type of traveler that wants to set up on a beach and go undisturbed for a week-long vacation, then definitely sit back and relax, because this blog post isn’t for you! For the avid adventurer that likes to tackle great heights and swim in great depths, we have the top most thrilling… Read more »

Five Helpful Travel Apps for Your Next Trip Abroad

International Traveler Using Helpful Smartphone Apps

Your travels should consist of nothing but new experiences and breathtaking sights—no stress allowed! Between complicated exchange rates and asking several different people where the nearest bathroom is, you may want to have a few techy tricks up your sleeve. Get a little help abroad from the following smartphone travel apps! Google Translate This app… Read more »

How to Stay Smart While Traveling Overseas

Smart Solo Traveler Overseas

Enlightening, enriching, and enjoyable: traveling overseas easily tops the list of life experiences. To fully immerse yourself in your trip and stay smart while traveling overseas, keep the following in mind! Safety first when traveling anywhere Make safety your number one priority while traveling in a foreign place. Stay connected to home by providing friends… Read more »

The Best Time of Year to Travel Abroad

Woman Deciding When and Where to Travel

You’ve probably read about the cheapest time of year to fly or even the best day of the week to buy your plane tickets, but during your extensive research, did you take a moment to think about the best time of year to take your trip? The best time of year to travel to your… Read more »

Explore the Land Down Under Next Spring!

The Great Barrier Reef, Sydney Opera House, Rotorua, Auckland, Christchurch, Milford Sound and Arrowtown. How would you like to travel to all of these amazing destinations in one trip? Blue Horizon Travel & Yacht Charters is currently planning a spectacular trip to the New Zealand and Australia regions in February 2016 that you won’t want… Read more »

Paying with Plastic While Abroad

When traveling to a foreign country you never know what you may find that you want to purchase. Many people have come to rely on taking their credit cards with them to use as payment on vacation. Not only is it convenient, since you won’t have to go through the currency exchange process, but plastic… Read more »

See the Sights: Top Locations to Visit in Germany

Germany is a majestic and beautiful country, with a long and storied history spanning centuries. There are countless sights and destinations to see, from historic sites and quaint towns to sporting events and major festivals. Here’s a look at some of the top attractions and locations in Germany, according to the German National Tourist Board…. Read more »

Planning a Trip? Be Sure to Prepare Your Cell Phone First

You have booked your vacation and now the preparation process begins. As you cross off items on your to-do list, there is often one thing that is overlooked – preparing your cell phone. Here are a few things to plan for before you head out on your vacation: Check Your Phone & Your Plan –… Read more »