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Great areas in Europe for Wine

Do you want great wine on your vacation or honeymoon to Europe? My Vacation Lady has been learning more and more about the great wine regions in Europe. Most people have probably heard of Tuscany in Italy.  It's been made famous by the long rolling fields of grapes that make some great wines.  Some of [...]

Flying tips from flight attendants

Frequent fliers are among the best to offer the best tips and who flies more than flight attendants? Here are a number of tips that we compiled from different articles about a flight attendants best travel tips: 1.  Where you sit does make a difference. You'll feel less turbulence in the front of the plane [...]

Is a Mini Moon right for you?

My Vacation Lady just had a consultation with a couple that got married last December but has yet to take a honeymoon.  Life got in the way--- they both switched jobs, they bought a house and they just didn't have the time or money for a long honeymoon.  So rather than spending money that they [...]

We’re not only about tropical vacations

Yes, our logo looks tropical-ish with the sun, a beach umbrella and what may resemble waves but the team at My Vacation Lady knows far more than just beach destinations. In the past few years, our team has been around the world (well almost). Our team has been on 57 cruises (including Alaska, Cuba and [...]

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Adventurous Family Vacations

Would you ever consider taking your kids on an adventure vacation?  Do you even really know what an adventure vacation would be?  Don't feel bad because most people don't know what might be considered an adventure vacation because there are so many different facets to an adventure vacation. A good number of  My Vacation Lady's clients will [...]

Where are our honeymooners going vs. where did their parents go?

A few weeks ago, My Vacation Lady did a very un-scientific survey on where today's honeymooners are going vs. where their parents went 30 + years ago.  Even though this was done on Facebook over one weekend in February, asking my colleagues, facebook friends and clients, the results were actually very interesting! Conrad Bora [...]

Getting Around Kauai

Kauai might be My Vacation Lady's favorite of the Hawaiian Islands. Wailua Falls- photo credit KL Kohn It's called the Garden Isle for good reason.  Think Fantasy Island.  Think Jurassic Park.  If you dream of one of the most gorgeous places on earth- lush and tropical-- Kauai comes to mind. We always recommend that [...]

When your vacation dreams exceed your budget?

My Vacation Lady recently received a vacation request for 6 nights in 2 islands in Hawaii for Oct 2018. Their total budget was $4000 total for 6 nights and they had some points to use for flights.  OK, that was good if they had enough miles for round trip flights since flights were running $900 [...]

How to avoid Honeymoon booking mistakes

You only get one change at a 1st honeymoon so you want it to be perfect.   Fiji We've heard or so many couples that plan for too much or too little relaxation that their honeymoon dream actually turns into a honeymoon they want to redo. Consider these scenarios: You know that you'll be completely [...]

Is a family suite worth the splurge?

Family vacations have evolved since we took our kids on vacation.  When our kids were younger and money was tight, our vacations were pretty much driving vacations- the Jersey Shore, Virginia Beach, New England.  But times have changed and now we have lots of families traveling that want something more. A couple of weeks ago, [...]