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Luther’s Legacy

Experience the Heritage of the Lutheran Faith [col_wrapper] [col2_3] A Lutheran heritage tour gives believers an opportunity to enrich their spiritual lives in unexpected ways. Walk in Luther’s humble footsteps across Germany. You can see the house in Eisleben where he was born to the cell in... Read More>>

Planning a Safe and Independent Trip Overseas

I found a love of travel when I joined Witte Travel & Tours. Before then, I never thought much of traveling and now 16 years later, I have just completed my first independent adventure overseas. And you know what? I will travel overseas alone again in a heartbeat. Do I like to travel with... Read More>>

Flying Over the Holidays – Can I Bring That on a Plane?

Are you flying over the holidays? Are you bringing your signature Thanksgiving dish to share? Do you know if your dish is allowed on a plane? Flying over the holidays is stressful. It can seem hard to keep up with changing flight regulations. But flying over the holidays doesn’t need to be... Read More>>

Me and Martin Luther

I recently returned from a quick tour of LutherCountry  to visit the places in Germany where Martin Luther lived and worked. Though I’ve been to Germany a half a dozen times, all of my previous trips were to the west (Rhine River valley) or to the south (Bavaria). Here in the Lutherlands,... Read More>>

Traveling in Europe by Train

Have you ever decided to do something while traveling and then wondered if that was a good decision? Recently, I planned a trip for my family to travel around Europe by train. We planned on visiting four countries during our vacation. After considering the pros and cons of renting a car or... Read More>>

Using Your Credit Card Abroad

Are you planning to travel abroad, and unsure if your credit card will work overseas? With Canada, Europe, and much of Asia already using “chip and PIN” credit cards, here’s what you need to know before your next trip. In the summer of 2014, I joined two friends on a cycling trip across... Read More>>

3 Things to Consider When Traveling with a Dietary Concern

One of the perks of travel is to taste new and different cuisines. This can be hard if you have dietary concerns. After all, you are special; your needs and wants are important and when it comes to food, these needs can make or break your trip. Know and stick to your dietary concern. There are 7... Read More>>

Why Should You Visit Cuba?

What makes Cuba so special? It’s been a couple of weeks now since my last trip to Cuba, and I’m sure I could make another 20 visits and I still won’t really understand the place. I know I’m not the first person to say that. So why go? What makes it so different from another Caribbean... Read More>>

Cruising the Panama Canal in 10 Days

Can I see the entire Panama Canal on a 10-day cruise? The answer is Yes! My husband and I left on January 14, 2016 for a 10-day Panama Canal Cruise on the Island Princess. This cruise was round trip from Fort Lauderdale, and it was our third time cruising through the Panama Canal. Eight years... Read More>>