Tag Archives: #travelnews

Will Google Overtake the Travel App Market?

Will Google’s new travel app be worth it? Will it be better than TripIt? That’s a tough one. As part of Google’s worldwide domination in all markets, they are in the testing process of a new app titled Google Trips. The travel industry has seen inventive, practical, and useful products that have changed the way […]

Website of the Week: An American in Italy

The website An American in Italy leads with a quote in its logo — Henry David Thoreau’s popular saying, “Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you imagined.” I already was hooked. This Nashville, Tennessee, native, a retiree from the auto insurance industry after 26 years, describes her love of Italy as […]

The Grazie Girl’s Newest Clapway.Com Feature: The Top Items to Bring When Traveling

When we travel, we want to have those items we use the most. However, we need to be mindful of the size of products and the real need for these products. I find I prefer to have those items that are the most useful but also provide a feeling of comfort and home. Here are […]

The Grazie Girl’s Pick of the Week: JOURNEYWOMAN

Journeywoman bills itself as a premier travel service for women…and it is. The offerings are plentiful–advice through travel ads, a search engine, hermail.net, and advertising possibilities–and it provides services for women interested in all facets of travel. They provide lists upon lists, such as personalized travel tales, learning while traveling, traveling solo, restaurants worldwide, visiting […]

Italian Hand Gestures Everyone Should Know

This is a great piece on hand gestures in Italy. I am a teacher by day, and my students are always commenting and giggling at how much I use my hands. Little did I know what I am actually saying to them. Via Italian hand gestures everyone should know – CNN.com.

Selecting the Right Travel Guide Apps–What You Need to Know

Travel tips and travel guide apps are flooding the travel market, and many influential and experienced travel sites regularly recommend what we travelers should use. An article featured on ReadWrite (6 Travel Guide Apps To Help Plan Your Next Trip) offered one such article last year, and there are some pretty good suggestions. Here’s my […]

The Grazie Girl on Yoga Lifestyle Daily

One of my tweets has been shared on Yoga Lifestyle Daily. Go ahead and give it a read.

Be Organized, Be Clean: Tips For The Picky Traveler

In my quest to spread the Italy and travel tip word, I have become a contributing writer for Clapway, an online publication company that houses an extensive collection of articles, videos, and more with a focus on adventure and travel. Check it out on Clapway.com at this link: http://clapway.com/2015/05/01/picky-traveler123/ Or, read it here: Be Organized, Be Clean: […]

The Grazie Girl Featured on Travelogx

Ciao everyone! I’m up to 182 followers on Twitter, and I’m determined to keep that number rising. One way I have been getting my name out there is by taking part in a number of travel chats. Because of my participation, I have been featured on Travelogx. The following is how they define themselves. Travelogx […]

The Grazie Girl is Now on Facebook!

Give her a like! You can visit TheGrazieGirl.com and select the “Like” button listed on the right column of the page, or go straight to the new Facebook Fan Page!