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Should you trust your honeymoon to an OTA?

First of all, what's an OTA?  It's an online travel agency.  Some names you might recognize may start with E, T, O.  There are so many others.  Bookit.com closed up shop a few weeks ago leaving their travelers stranded, with no hotels and no recourse. So why is My Vacation Lady talking about these OTA's?   [...]

Avoiding these honeymoon mistakes

My Vacation Lady has been planning honeymoons for a very long time.  As a matter of fact, we are the top rated honeymoon planner located in New Jersey according to the couples on both Wedding Wire and the Knot. We have couples that come to us because they are overwhelmed with all of the beautiful [...]

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 [...]

Why you should book your honeymoon earlier than a regular vacation?

Just in the last 2 weeks, My Vacation Lady has had to let our honeymoon clients know that their first choice in hotels is sold out for their dates. Jim and Kelly want to go to St Lucia in late June and first started planning a bit over 4 months prior.  They wanted an adult [...]

How much time do you need for your honeymoon?

My Vacation Lady helps many engaged couples plan their dream honeymoons and some come to our consultation a bit unsure of where they want to go and how long they need for their honeymoon. First, we need to tell you that there is no right or wrong answer to where you should go and how [...]

How is planning a honeymoon different from planning a regular vacation?

Many of My Vacation Lady's honeymoon clients are people that may not have used travel agents in the past.  While some may be very well traveled, some of the travel plans might have been handled by parents or friends or they might have been trips through work or school.  Not every honeymoon couple feels that [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

Types of Honeymoons

Unless your dream honeymoon destination has been set in stone, the first thing would be to decide what type of experience you want and then narrow down your list of destinations accordingly. ALL INCLUSIVE RESORTS are a super popular type of honeymoon.  Usually set in the most picturesque places in the world, they include pools, [...]

Packing light for your honeymoon but still look great

Think you can get away without taking a ton of beauty products and toiletries on your honeymoon and still look great? Lots of My Vacation Lady's honeymooners take 10-14 night honeymoons and that's a lot of stuff to bring for that long.  With the weight limits that every airline has on the size and weight of [...]