Travel Blog

What are some of the MUST SEE sites in Ireland?

My Vacation Lady has sent a good number of clients to Ireland this year.  A couple are actually ancestry vacations where the clients are going to explore their grandparents or parents home towns. Ireland might not be the first place you think of when you think of visiting Europe.  France, Italy and Greece are all  [...]

What to pack for your European Honeymoon

This is another big year for My Vacation Lady's clients to head to Europe for their honeymoons. With so many different countries in Europe and so many different things to see and do, it's hard to cover all of the things you may need to pack but this may be a good start. Things you [...]

What to see in Croatia

Croatia is popping up on many of My Vacation Lady's clients wish lists for both vacations and honeymoons.  Croatia was part of Yugoslavia before 1991 and was really an undiscovered travel destination until relatively recently.   In the past 10 years, for U.S. travelers, this little gem of a country has really become a top [...]

Tips on Renting a Car in Europe

Many times, My Vacation Lady's clients will consider renting a car vs. taking a train or tour.  We are working with a family of 5 debating about renting a care in Italy vs. taking the trains. Renting a car will give you much more flexibility than either the train or taking a tour will allow. [...]

Honeymoons- 1 size does not fit all

When it comes to your honeymoon, one size does not fit all. If there was only one honeymoon available to everyone, there would be no need for a honeymoon specialist but luckily for My Vacation Lady, it's a big world out there and with lots of options for honeymooners- sometimes TOO MANY OPTIONS. Your perfect honeymoon may [...]

7 great hikes in the U.S.

Sometimes it's not about the beautiful resorts but more about the beauty of the scenery that you'll see once you leave the resort grounds.  My Vacation Lady encourages our clients to get out and explore their surroundings whether by car, bus, helicopter or by foot. On one of our visits to Kauai, we drove up [...]

Mauruuru In Tahiti goes a long way

When My Vacation Lady's clients are honeymooning or vacationing in the Tahitian Islands, we need to remind them to slow down- breathe and put your phone away!  Service is going to be slower and it's meant to be. View of the Sofitel Moorea with Tahiti in the back ground. Here are some tips [...]

When is the best time to honeymoon in the South Pacific?

This is a busy honeymoon planning season at My Vacation Lady's office.  We've been getting requests for a bit more exotic destinations than usual and most are for the South Pacific. Over Water Bungalows at the St Regis Bora Bora The most popular requested island chains in the South Pacific are Tahiti (or [...]

Unique Vacation Experiences in New Zealand

Every year, there are one or two travel destinations that peak our client's interest.  This year, New Zealand has been requested a lot.  Not as a beach-y relaxing vacation but rather as a once in a lifetime vacation! So what are some unique experiences in New Zealand? North Island If you are going to start [...]

What is your vacation budget?

When My Vacation Lady speaks to new clients for the first time, one of the things we are going to ask is what your budget is. Why do we need to know that? The answer is very simple.  We don't want to present you with options that fit your dreams but are not something you [...]