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If your dream honeymoon destination won’t fit your time or budget

So many of My Vacation Lady's honeymooners tell us that with the stress of planning the wedding, they are even more excited to go on their honeymoons and we hear this regardless of whether they are taking an exotic honeymoon or one closer to home. So what are some tips when trying to figure out [...]

The Caribbean is more than just beaches- great hiking

My Vacation Lady helps our clients plan their vacation and honeymoon experiences and we listen to what you want to see and do and experience before making recommendations on which Caribbean island may work the best for you. Let's say that you don't want to just lay on a beach with a drink in your [...]

Another reason to protect your vacation with travel insurance…weather and more

Welcome to Peak Hurricane Season!  Not sure if you realize that hurricane season lasts for 6 months and this year is supposed to be a big one.  Seems that every year the weather forecasters say we are going to have a bad year for hurricanes.  We've already had a bunch of named storms.  Hurricane Dorian [...]

Types of Honeymoons

Unless your dream honeymoon destination has been set in stone, the first thing would be to decide what type of experience you want and then narrow down your list of destinations accordingly. ALL INCLUSIVE RESORTS are a super popular type of honeymoon.  Usually set in the most picturesque places in the world, they include pools, [...]

Hermitage Bay Antigua- travel agent review

Mr and Mrs My Vacation Lady had the pleasure of spending our anniversary vacation at Hermitage Bay in Antigua in late August 2019.  In order to be fully transparent, we were offered a travel agent promotional rate that we couldn't pass up. Travel Agent Review of Hermitage Bay Hermitage Bay is a boutique, family owned [...]

Update on the cruise line’s Bahamas private islands

We all know that Hurricane Dorian devastated parts of the Northern Bahama Islands. Many of the well know cruise lines have their private islands in the Bahamas and many are still accessing the damage. We received this from one of our trade E-magazines on Monday Sept 9 Royal Caribbean's Perfect Day at CocoCay was among those closest [...]

Packing light for your honeymoon but still look great

Think you can get away without taking a ton of beauty products and toiletries on your honeymoon and still look great? Lots of My Vacation Lady's honeymooners take 10-14 night honeymoons and that's a lot of stuff to bring for that long.  With the weight limits that every airline has on the size and weight of [...]

Nassau vs. Dorian

Hurricane Dorian devastated 2 major islands in the chain of islands in the Bahamas.  We've all seen the pictures on the news.  It's horrible and it sounds like the entire chain of the Bahamas is destroyed but that can't be further from the truth.   The Bahamas actually has over 700 islands spread out over [...]

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A nice little hike in Poipu, Kauai

Many of My Vacation Lady's clients want to do some hiking in Kauai and think that they have to go to Waimea Canyon or the North Shore to do some hiking and see some great views.  It was funny that one of my honeymooners told me that her friend (another of our honeymooners) found a [...]

Antigua – a great honeymoon destination

The beach at Hermitage Bay Should you consider Antigua for your honeymoon? Antigua is in the middle of the Leeward Islands in the Caribbean, not terribly far from St Kitts and Nevis, Monserrat and Guadaloupe and St Martin and St Barths. Antigua's hotels are spread along a magnificent coastline and range from adult [...]