honeymoon planning

So you’re looking for a vacation deal…

My Vacation Lady has been in the business of planning our clients' dream honeymoons and vacations since 1994, yet we still cringe when a client calls or emails "looking for a deal".  How appropriate is it to talk about Deals on Black Friday- the biggest shopping day of the year? What is a "deal?" Sometimes we'll [...]

Are all inclusive resorts right for you?

All Inclusive resorts are very  popular among our clients, for honeymooners, families, groups, destination weddings, girl friends getaways and celebration vacations, but is it the right vacation for you?  Most will be in the Caribbean and Mexico.  Some may be adult only, others may be family friendly.  Some may be huge, others downright boutique-y.  How [...]

Why My Vacation Lady does honeymoon consultations…

View from the Road to Hana My Vacation Lady has been doing a very unique and very in-depth honeymoon consultation with all of our honeymoon couples and we wouldn't think of planning a honeymoon without speaking to the bride and groom together for this consultation. This blog post was posted just about 5 [...]

Adding Fun and Romance to a Greece Honeymoon

Greece is HOT for 2019 and now 2020 honeymoons.  Greece honeymoons are currently My Vacation Lady's top requested destination for 2020.  Our clients always look to us to help them figure out what they should do and see on their honeymoon that will be fun but also romantic. Here are some suggestions on what to [...]

Differences between Cancun, the Riviera Maya and Playa Mujeres

So often, when My Vacation Lady mentions Cancun, Playa Mujeres or the Riviera Maya to clients interested in a great all inclusive beach vacation or honeymoon, I'll hear hesitation about Cancun. Some of my clients still think of the time they spent in Cancun during spring break.  Yes, Cancun still is one of the top [...]

How does the time of year change your honeymoon pricing?

My Vacation Lady often hears couples say that their friends traveled to or honeymooned in a certain destination and paid a certain amount of money for their trip and that number was what this couple was basing their budget on.  We, as honeymoon specialists, then have to explain to our clients why their honeymoon may [...]

What do honeymoon specialists do?

My Vacation Lady is frequently asked why honeymooners should book through a travel professional who specializes in honeymoons. What makes a honeymoon specialist different form the online sites or even with a travel agent that handles their business trips.   YES, real travel agents still do exist and those who specialize in honeymoons and romance travel, [...]

YES, you can still vacation with food allergies

A number of years ago, My Vacation Lady was asked to help a family plan a vacation.  Sounds pretty standard until we heard that their youngest (a 3 year old boy) had severe food allergies.  He had allergies to milk, eggs, peanuts and gluten.  To add more to the mix, his family followed a vegetarian diet.  [...]

Fall honeymoon destinations

There is never a guarantee when it comes to weather but most honeymooners, obviously, would prefer to go somewhere for their honeymoon when the weather is good. My Vacation Lady recently had a honeymoon consultation with Ryan and Rebecca.  They are getting married in May but had a lot of things going on so they [...]

If your dream honeymoon destination won’t fit your time or budget

So many of My Vacation Lady's honeymooners tell us that with the stress of planning the wedding, they are even more excited to go on their honeymoons and we hear this regardless of whether they are taking an exotic honeymoon or one closer to home. So what are some tips when trying to figure out [...]