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Best desserts in Oahu and where to find them

Oahu has tons of restaurants but some of the best desserts may not be in a restaurant at all. Here are some of the BEST Oahu desserts! Shave Ice Shave ice is a Hawaiian specialty  but a truly epic experience involves a drive to Oahu’s North Shore.   Matsumoto Shave Ice has been serving this famous [...]

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Travel Agents to the rescue

With the travel bans,  hotel closures, and states going on PAUSE due to the Corona Virus, Travel Agents are coming to their client's rescue.  Unfortunately, it seems like the big Online Travel Agencies are not doing as well. Booking.com went out of business last week. Expedia is telling travelers not to call- make all the [...]

Tips on how to choose a honeymoon destination

My Vacation Lady has posted many blogs posts about some great honeymoon destinations and great honeymoon resorts but still, deciding on the right honeymoon destination is difficult for many engaged couples.  Between finding a place that they haven't been to before (either together or with friends or family) and finding the right destination that will [...]

Travel agents rock with Covid 19 issues

I would rarely ever spill my guts (so to speak) like this but these are truly difficult times and I need to be honest with my clients and those who book online because they don't think travel agents are worth using. In the last 3 weeks, we have gone from maybe I should postpone my [...]

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Travel Advisers Rock in the times of Covid 19

I would rarely ever spill my guts (so to speak) like this but these are truly difficult times and I need to be let my clients and the travel DIY'ers know how important travel advisers are at a time like this. In the last 3 weeks, we have gone from maybe I should postpone my [...]

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COVID-19 updates

The team at My Vacation Lady has been scrambling to help their clients change vacation plans and every day the news changes.  In this fluid situation, trying to find all the info about countries closing their borders to international travelers and updates on travel restrictions changes on a daily basis. In the last couple of [...]

Best Vacation Planning Hacks

Travel professionals are usually a great source of tips on planning your vacation, what to do when you get there and even packing for your vacation. Here are some of our faves: Planning tips If you can plan to go during the "shoulder season"  you can save $$ and have less crowds.  Peak season is [...]

Best Caribbean Islands for Golf

Are you a golfer?  To be honest, the closest that My Vacation Lady has come to a golf course has been mini golf or a driving range, but that doesn't mean that we can't help you plan your vacation or honeymoon to the Caribbean where you can play a few rounds. So which are some of [...]

Why does My Vacation Lady have a honeymoon consultation?

My Vacation Lady is one of the top rated honeymoon specialists located in New Jersey according to the couples on both Wedding Wire and the Knot. What sets us apart is how we "qualify" our clients.  What exactly does that mean? We take the time to get to know our couples during a very in depth [...]

This too shall pass

I have been a travel adviser since 1994 and we have been through Sept 11, a ton of mega disease outbreaks, hurricanes, monsoons, tsumanis and terrorism but My Vacation Lady has always bounced back from the disaster of the year. Let us try to tell you that in terms of the Coronavirus How can the [...]