In San Francisco recently, we overheard a well-dressed professional with a slight Valley Girl twang utter a nugget of sagely travel wisdom. Her comment, transcribed verbatim, was as follows:
"As long as you have a map, a credit card, and a smile, I figure you can go just about anywhere in this world."
(Above: Tourists on the Golden Gate Bridge, as seen from the passenger seat of a passing car. Photo by Telstar Logistics.)