we are planning another new years trip to south america. we usually go to a european city in the summer(so far london,paris,madrid,barceleon,amesterdam,copenhague.athens,prague) and south america at the end of the year. i can not get enough of traveling . i am like a junkie now!!really love it. seeing these marvelous places in person, getting to meet new people, different cultures,etc. there have been frustrating experiences of delayed luggage,almost missing connections,waiting for pick ups at the airport,rudeness in paris(big time)but the big picture out weigns the down side for all the fabulous experiences of travel.