Travel Blog

Is it safe to go to Punta Cana?

This is not going to be a preachy type blog post.  This is more to tell you that there are 2 sides to every story and then there is the truth. Bavaro Beach, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic YES, 7 Americans have recently died at various resorts in the Dominican Republic in 2019.  Does [...]

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Do you need travel insurance?

Travel Insurance- do you need it? If you ask 100 different travelers, you’ll get 100 different reasons either to purchase travel insurance OR not to purchase travel insurance.  It’s a personal opinion and an option, but when you book your vacation or honeymoon with My Vacation Lady, you will always be given the option to [...]

Brides- should you take your good jewelry on your honeymoon?

My Vacation Lady works with many, many honeymoon couples that travel all over the world on their honeymoons and we always try to provide good advice on what to pack and what to bring with them on their honeymoons. We understand that you, as newlyweds are so proud of your new wedding rings and want [...]

Heading to Greece? Should you spend time in Athens?

This year, Greece is a big honeymoon and vacation destination.  My Vacation Lady sent many honeymooners to Greece, as well as couples celebrating anniversaries, families and even girl friend getaways. So many of my clients want to bypass Athens and head right to the Greek Islands like Mykonos and Santorini.  We try to recommend a [...]

Don’t leave these in your hotel at the end of your vacation!

I know you've done this too because I certainly have----- leave something in your hotel room after you checked out. Sometimes you won't even notice it until you settled into another hotel on your trip or got home. Do you know what the most forgotten items are??? Electronics Chargers-- that's right-- your phone charger, camera chargers [...]

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Over the top honeymoons

What does an “over the top” honeymoon look like? Luxury is in the eye of the beholder.   Over the years, we've helped our honeymooners plan their dream honeymoons that fit their dreams and budgets.  Whether it was a luxury resort in Fiji or St Lucia or a multiple destination honeymoon to Greece or Italy [...]

Traveling with the Generation Z

General Z or the Gen Z were born between 1995 to 2010.  They are the post millennial generation and they really can influence the way they and their families travel.  This generation was born in the digital age and from a very early age, they've been exposed to the internet, social networks and smart phones.  [...]

What to consider when reading travel reviews online

In this day and age of social media, it's super easy to check out what other people are saying about a resort or destination that you are thinking about traveling to but should you trust every one of them? While not knocking travel review sites (because we use them as well), you just need to [...]

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What goes into planning your honeymoon experience?

My Vacation Lady is an award winning Honeymoon Specialist, who has been helping engaged couples plan their dream honeymoons since 1994. Planning a honeymoon shouldn't be about the deal of the day specials but rather a vacation that you'll remember for years to come.  You only get one change at a first honeymoon. What actually [...]

Happy Memorial Day!

According to Wikipedia, Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday which occurs every year on the final Monday of May.  Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces.   Formerly known as Decoration Day, it originated after the American Civil War to commemorate [...]