This is the January 2014 issue

Features

Returning for more in Myanmar
By Susan Young
Appears on Page 6
 
Biking along the coast in Corsica
By Steve Lopes
Appears on Page 16
 
A family-friendly adventure in Botswana and Zambia
By Paul and Sandra Gianini
Appears on Page 32
 
Morocco to Milan – traveling solo at 83
By Martha Mangan
Appears on Page 40
 

Travelers' Intercom

Air travel tips
By KT Porter
Appears on Page 10
 
Shore tours and the mobility impaired
By Didi Pancake
Appears on Page 12
 
Proof of flu shot
By Joyce Bruck
Appears on Page 13
 
Tips for a St. Petersburg-Moscow cruise
By Stephen O. Addison, Jr.
Appears on Page 21
 
Australia and Eclipse Traveler
By Jackie Janesky
Appears on Page 24
 
Cook Islands stopover
By Cecilia Morrissey
Appears on Page 24
 
In London’s Belgravia district
By Marilyn Myers
Appears on Page 26
 
Northern Ireland house rental
By Kent Shamblin
Appears on Page 26
 
My Guest Roma
By Mel Merzon
Appears on Page 27
 
Rooms for shoestring travelers
By Carl Boyer
Appears on Page 28
 
Philippines’ broiled chicken
By Ed Graper
Appears on Page 28
 
Communication aids
By Skip Carpenter
Appears on Page 29
 
Apps and Web access
By Miles Abernathy
Appears on Page 29
 
Rating foreign tour companies that customize tours
By Yvonne Richter
Appears on Page 29
 
Traveling with grandchildren
By Galen Hodge
Appears on Page 46
 
Nice-airport-to-Riviera bus
By Paula Prindle
Appears on Page 47
 
Michelin Benelux map
By Suzie Schradle
Appears on Page 47
 
Drake Passage — sail, fly or both?
By Kenneth Crosby
Appears on Page 48
 
Moroccans vs. cameras
By Jo Ann Michetti
Appears on Page 49
 
Mongolia in August
By Donna Perelman
Appears on Page 49
 
Aquabike Adventure in Bora Bora
By Judith Anshin
Appears on Page 51
 
Nanortalik and Qaqortoq in Greenland
By Sandy Fox
Appears on Page 73
 

Calling All Readers!

Language-translating devices
Appears on Page 36
 

Columns

Avoiding the dreaded single supplement
The Cruising World

By Lew Toulmin
Appears on Page 53
 
Le Jardin du Musée de Cluny
The Garden Path

By Yvonne Horn
Appears on Page 55
 
International communication goes beyond words
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
Appears on Page 58
 
Belarus’ Lithuanian heritage
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
Appears on Page 59
 
Santiago de Cuba awakenings
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
Appears on Page 62
 

Funniest Thing

How to ingratiate yourself with a Scot
By Ken Young
Appears on Page 51
 

Where in the World? Correct Answers

Ak-Sarai Palace, Uzbekistan
Ak-Sarai Palace, Uzbekistan
Appears on Page 77