covid-19

Should you vacation in June or July

If you are anything like me, you may want to jump on the first plane and go on a vacation to a beautiful beach resort. Many of the Caribbean Islands and even some European countries are starting to reopen their borders in June and July BUT should you go? Just because a border is reopening, [...]

Can you vacation this summer?

The Covid 19 pandemic has devastated the travel and tourism industry.  My Vacation Lady has been in business since 1994 and we have worked through 9/11, viruses,  world wide illness threats, hurricanes, earthquakes, volcano eruptions and more but Covid 19 is different than anything else we have survived through. Most of the United States is [...]

Cook Islands- for when it is save to travel

We know that you have heard of the Tahitian Islands and Fiji but there are some lesser known islands in the South Pacific that many people haven't heard of. The Cook Islands In between the Fijian Islands and the Tahitian Islands, on the same time zone as Hawaii, the Cook Islands are reminiscent of Hawaii [...]

Support your local travel agents

The team at My Vacation Lady is asking for your support when it is safe to travel the world again. Covid-19 has hit the travel, tourism and hospitality industry very hard.  So many of our favorite hotels and destinations are closed.  Many of our travel suppliers and sales support teams have been furloughed but we [...]

When will it be safe to travel after COVID-19?

Will I be able to take my June vacation to the Caribbean?  Will I be able to take my honeymoon to Greece in July? These question are the $64 million questions.  And the main problem is that we just don't know. My Vacation Lady has been in this business since 1994.  We survived 9-11, all [...]

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 [...]

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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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 [...]