Your author, I. Reid, has traveled extensively. Travel is not always the picture perfect experience travel shows (and Instagram) would have you believe. The reality can include unpleasant weather, strange foods, bewilderment at different languages or alphabets, jet lag, and delays. Travel is still a rewarding experience, as long as one expects reality not perfection.
While your author has shared information about locations such as Shanghai and will write about specific destinations at a later time, here are some general travel tips to make any trip no matter how far or near a more enjoyable experience.
Tip #1 – Research your destination and continue reading here!