Follow up on the Foreign Wire Transfer

After all my figuring of the costs of a foreign wire transfer, it turned out that my bank did not charge me for the transfer. My only cost was a small foreign exchange premium. So check with your bank. If you have multiple accounts, they can be linked to give you more...

Plotting Out an Itinerary

I always make an outline of our travel schedule, beginning with our flights from Seattle, to, in this case, Bangkok. It gives me a visual aid for planning the itinerary. I note where we are staying each night (initially, this is just the city) and transport from one...