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Money saving tips in Paris

Paris, the city of lights.  It's a beautiful city, full of romance and art and culture and great food. If you've never been to Paris, planning a vacation to Paris can be pretty overwhelming and many times, pretty expensive.  Rather than just winging it when you get there, the team at My Vacation Lady will [...]

Family Friendly Spring Break Vacations

It's only October.  Why in the world is My Vacation Lady talking about spring break vacations? That's easy----now is the time to book them.   So let's look at a calendar: Easter is really late next year- April 21, 2019 Have you checked your school calendar yet? New York City Public Schools are closed from [...]

What makes planning a honeymoon different?

Many of My Vacation Lady's honeymoon clients are people that may not have used travel agents in the past.  While some may be very well traveled, some of the travel plans might have been handled by parents or friends or they might have been trips through work or school.  Many might have planned trips online.  [...]

New Zealand- thrill seekers need apply

  Are you looking for a vacation that is a bit more adventurous than just a lay on the beach kind of vacation? If you are, New Zealand might be right up your alley. There are more sheep in New Zealand than people but that's part of the beauty of this country.  You may have [...]

Don’t use these words when traveling abroad

Every so often, My Vacation Lady likes to post something that will make you laugh (or at least smile) in our blog posts.  This time, we found some phrases or words that we Americans use often that mean something very different around the world. According to a post in the Smarter Traveler, you should be [...]

A Groom’s Guide to Honeymoon Planning

Gros Piton Suite at Ladera Every so often, My Vacation Lady will get a call from a groom about planning a honeymoon completely on his own.  He wants to surprise his bride to be with the honeymoon of her dreams. Trust me guys, you DO want your bride's input on the honeymoon. When [...]

Top family friendly beaches in Hawaii

As you might have figured out by now, My Vacation Lady is a huge fan of Hawaii for vacations and honeymoons.  The Hawaiian islands are the perfect combination of tropical paradise and exotic while still being American and using US $ and driving on the correct side of the road. Is it worth taking your [...]

Please read your travel vouchers

My Vacation Lady  belongs to many travel agent facebook groups and we have seen some interesting posts on these boards that really make us wonder if clients read the information and the travel vouchers we send out.  We do know that some of our clients do because Jon just emailed if there was a typo [...]

Honeymoons for Foodies- Part 4- Unique Culinary Experiences

When the romance team at My Vacation Lady designs a honeymoon for our foodie honeymoon clients, we try to include some unique culinary experiences to enjoy during their honeymoon.  We want to make your honeymoon as unique as you are! So what kind of unique culinary experiences can we include in your honeymoon to make [...]

Hawaii comfort food

Every time, Mr and Mrs My Vacation Lady go to Hawaii, we always try new restaurants and love to try the ones where the locals go.  On our past vacation to Maui and the Big Island, we tried a number of fun local places with some great food. We thought this would be a fun [...]