Hawaii Vacation

Will the Volcano eruptions in the Big Island effect your Hawaii vacation?

The team at My Vacation Lady has been fielding questions, concerns and uncertainty about the safety of our upcoming Hawaii honeymoons and vacations. Our clients are hearing the news about the eruption of Kilauea Volcano on TV and social media.  They are getting questions from their friends and family about how safe it is to [...]

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Hawaiian Language Hacks

Napali Coast- pronounced nah PEE lee Hawaii is my happy place.  We would live there if we could but since that isn't possible right now, Mr and Mrs. My Vacation Lady will have to make due with visiting as frequently as possible.  Even though we've been to Hawaii many times, we still have [...]

Check Out These New Spa Treatments in Hawaii

Hawaii has some fabulous spas from the Spa Without Walls at the Fairmont Orchid to the huge hydrotherapy spa (Terme Wailea) at the Grand Wailea and so many more.  Many of the spas will create their own customized oils and massage products featuring locally sources elements from Hawaii.  Spa menus can be pages long with [...]

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 [...]

Big Island Volcano Excursion review

As a travel professional, I often pre-book excursions for my clients and since we were going to be in the Big Island of Hawaii, I thought it was time to experience one of the activities that I recommend frequently.  While my clients have come back enjoying this excursion, I really needed to experience it myself and [...]

How to see flowing lava in Volcanoes National Park

This year more and more of My Vacation Lady's clients are heading to the Big Island of Hawaii and at the top of their list of must see's is to see lava flowing in Volcanoes National Park. While travelers can view the current flow on their own, officials recommend booking a tour for safety’s sake. [...]

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Hawaii + beer = great vacations

If you want to take a vacation or honeymoon to Hawaii and you love craft beer, you’re in luck. You may not think of small craft breweries in Hawaii but if you are a lover of craft beer, Hawaii is a hot new craft beer destination.  An additional benefit is that these breweries are using [...]

Food Trucks- Hawaii Style

My first food truck experience in Hawaii was Giovanni's Shrimp Truck on the North Shore of Oahu.  First you'll see the sign. Shrimp truck in the North Shore of Oahu And then you'll see the actual Food Truck Shrimp Truck How I ever got a picture with no line in front [...]

For Free (or almost) on the Big Island of Hawaii

With more and more of our clients coming to us for a repeat visit to Hawaii, My Vacation Lady is seeing a surge in the interest in the Big Island.   The Big Island is really just "Hawaii" but since so many people got confused, it's commonly known as the Big Island.  And big it [...]

Road to Hana- tips

Road to Hana It's been a couple of years since My Vacation Lady has been to Hawaii and it's time to go back.  It's in the plans for later this fall.  Whenever we go, we always try to do something new and different but this time around, we'll be heading back to do [...]