This is the May 2020 issue

Features

Travelers' Intercom

Boiling sulfuric water flows in Kusatsu’s town center. Photo by Miyako Storch
Seeking onsens in Japan
By Miyako Storch
Appears on Page 10
 
Winging it in Japan
By Jim Delmonte
Appears on Page 12
 
Recommended in Switzerland
By Cindy Tarnoff
Appears on Page 13
 
The Celebrity Eclipse. Photos by Dorothy Chang Van Horn
Dialysis on a Mediterranean cruise
By Dorothy Chang Van Horn
Appears on Page 17
 
Frank Stewart in a cable car in La Paz.
Making the most of a Bolivia visit
By Frank Stewart
Appears on Page 18
 
Comparing India visa costs
By Alan R. Lichtenstein
Appears on Page 20
 
Fighting credit card fraud
By Glenda Garrison
Appears on Page 21
 
On Oceania’s ground transfers
By Carol Peim
Appears on Page 21
 
Pleasant surprise
By Ron Carlson
Appears on Page 22
 
Fyllis Hockman fashioning perfume at Tijon Parfumerie — Saint-Martin. Photo by Victor Block
Parfumerie in Saint-Martin
By Fyllis Hockman
Appears on Page 22
 

Calling All Readers!

Narasimha, the lion-headed Hindu deity, in Lakshmi Narasimha Temple (UNESCO Site No. 241) — Hampi, India. Photo by David J. Patten
‘Experience’ collections
Appears on Page 14
 

Columns

If police stop you on the street and ask to check your wallet for counterfeit bills, it’s probably a scam. Photo by Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli
Defend yourself against 21st-century travel scams
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
Appears on Page 23
 
On-the-Road Travel Tips (part 2)
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
Appears on Page 24
 

Funniest Thing

Through the ceiling!
By Malcolm Gaissert
Appears on Page 22
 

Where in the World? Correct Answers