honeymoon planning

Packing Hacks that will save you money

My Vacation Lady is all about saving money when we can so when we heard about packing things to save money we were intrigued.  What might Smarter Travel have on their list that we didn't already? According to Smarter Travel,  these 10 items can save you a bundle. a luggage scale-- this is a must [...]

Last minute honeymoon planning check list

Here are some last minute tips that My Vacation Lady shares with our honeymooners if you are leaving for your honeymoon shortly after the wedding: 1.  Review all of your travel documents and vouchers to make sure they are in order BEFORE the wedding.  Make sure you can find the emergency phone #'s for your travel [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

How to figure out the best honeymoon destination for you

It's amazing how many different lists of best honeymoon destination you can find online if you do a search. I just did a Google search for Best Honeymoon Destinations and got this response: About 9,410,000 results (0.61 seconds)  Figured I was on a roll, so I tried a Yahoo search and got a list of [...]

Which tropical destination is the right one for your honeymoon?

We would say that probably 70% of My Vacation Lady's honeymooners want to go somewhere tropical and beach-y for their dream honeymoon.  There's a lot of beach out there in this world so we really need to narrow it down a bit.   It's a big world and there are a lot of great tropical [...]

There’s more to Arenal than just the Volcano

Arenal Volcano Every year is different in the life of a travel agent.  It never ceases to amaze our team at My Vacation Lady to see what the most popular vacation and honeymoon destination of the year is  and 2018 is turning out to be a big Costa Rica year. Many of our clients [...]

Do you need directions on How To Plan Your Honeymoon?

When trying to find new material on what to write on our #WeddingWednesday Honeymoon blog, I googled Honeymoon Planning and found a WikiHow guide on How to Plan your Honeymoon.  There were over 41,000 views of this article and 88% found it helpful so just for fun, I thought I would see what they had [...]