This is the November 2012 issue


Travelers' Intercom

Buying train tickets online
By Kathy Wilhelm
Appears on Page 11
The gatehouse at Lanhydrock, Bodmin.
Custom tour of Cornwall
By Beryl Bogan
Appears on Page 27

Calling All Readers!

Non-US-centric travel search sites
Appears on Page 41


An azure sky, towering palms and turquoise waters — idyllic Bora Bora. Photo by
Airlines' new baggage policies on itineraries booked on more than one ticket. Also, sources for checking airlines' safety records.
Boarding Pass

By David Tykol
Appears on Page 2
Left to right: At the resort, Kyaw Swar Maung Maung (Resident Manager), U Myint
What's Cooking in... Myanmar
What's Cooking in...

By Sandra Scott
Appears on Page 55
The little village of Gimmelwald, high in the Swiss Alps, is one of my all-time
Best and worst of Europe
Rick Steves' Europe

By Rick Steves
Appears on Page 56
Cornwall’s St. Michael’s Mount is almost a mirror image of Normandy’s Mont- St-M
St. Michael’s Mount, England
The Garden Path

By Yvonne Horn
Appears on Page 57
Of love and war — two Portuguese monasteries
Focus on Archaeology

By Julie Skurdenis
Appears on Page 59
Walking the center span of Ljubljana’s decorative Tromostovje (Triple Bridge) toward hilltop Ljubljana Castle.
Adriatic Adventure — Italy and Slovenia
Far Horizons

By Randy Keck
Appears on Page 61

Funniest Thing

No problem
By Paul Roth
Appears on Page 53

Where in the World? Correct Answers