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About Mindy Gilbert

Mindy Gilbert of My Vacation Lady has been helping clients, just like you, plan their dream vacations, cruises and honeymoons since 1994.

The train thru the Chunnel is not like an aquarium

Sometimes, the Team at My Vacation Lady gets requests for destinations or activities that makes us question why the client wants to go there or do that specific activity. A month or so ago, we were working on a Mediterranean cruise for clients that was doing a round trip Barcelona itinerary.  The client wanted to [...]

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Off the Beaten Trail— Maui’s Bamboo Forest

Every time My Vacation Lady goes to Maui, we love to find something a bit off the beaten trail and we love recommending these cool finds to our clients.  We are working with a honeymoon couple who want to spend their entire 12 day honeymoon in Maui so we were suggesting a few things for [...]

Adventure and Beach Honeymoon- a new destination within a destination

Honeymoon dreams vary so much for each couple that My Vacation Lady will always do a very in-depth honeymoon consultation with both the bride and groom to get an idea of what types of experiences they are looking for. Some of our honeymooners only want to lay on a beach with a drink in their [...]

5 tips on planning a girls’ getaway

At My Vacation Lady, we've been seeing an increase in interest in girls getting away without the guys for a long weekend or week or even more. What could be better than spending some time with your BFF's on a beach, enjoying some spa treatments, taking in the sights or just kicking back and relaxing?  [...]

Tips before booking a cruise with kids

My Vacation Lady has been taking our kids on cruises since they were 10 and 12 and once they became adults, they have cruised with their friends and later on, with their spouses and significant others.  We enjoy cruising.  It's easy and it's fun. But cruising with kids is different than just cruising as a [...]

How much will your honeymoon cost?

My Vacation Lady will get inquiries about what a honeymoon should cost OR what an average honeymoon will cost. It’s so hard to figure out what your honeymoon should cost until you really figure out where you want to go for your honeymoon how long you want to travel for what time of year you’ll [...]

Walt Disney World Hacks

Booking a Walt Disney World vacation is easy.  Planning what you're going to see and do and experience while you are there may be another story and that's where the Disney Specialists of My Vacation Lady can help Here are some WDW need to know tips from My Vacation Lady's Disney Specialists: Prices are now [...]

Should a foodie go to an all inclusive resort?

All inclusive resorts have evolved since the first all inclusive style resort was introduced over 50 years ago.  Food at all inclusive resorts back in the old days was buffet style and sub par.  A self respecting "foodie" would never consider an all inclusive resort. Well times have changed! Now, many (but still not all) [...]

#YOLO honeymoons

You only get one change at a first honeymoon and many of My Vacation Lady's clients want to make sure that their honeymoon is once in a lifetime! In the past couple of years, we had had the pleasure of helping many clients plan their #YOLO honeymoons. So what is a #YOLO or You Only [...]

Luxe Vacations- Create Memories or Buy Things?

My Vacation Lady just had clients return from Iceland for a 5 day stay with great activities that cost more than a lot of people would even think about spending on a vacation.  John and Joan took their 3 adult children and their spouses (or significant others) on this vacation of a lifetime.  It may [...]