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USA’s most impressive waterfalls

Who doesn't love a waterfall? Of coursed you've heard of Niagara Falls.  You might have even read stories about people going over Niagara Falls in barrels and living to talk about it.  Not what I would normally do on a vacation but.... Some of the most impressive waterfalls that My Vacation Lady has ever seen [...]

Do you pack too much for your vacations?

My Vacation Lady is the Queen of over packing. We can never figure how our clients can pack for a vacation using just a carry on.  Liz and Andre traveled to Japan and Vietnam for 2 weeks using only carry on luggage. The only 1 time that I every traveled with only a carry on [...]

Do you post everything about your vacations on social media?

Many of My Vacation Lady's clients post everything on social media (and I mean everything to the point of TMI). We truly do LOVE seeing our client's pictures while they're away on Facebook and Instagram, I don't post until I get HOME. Nicole and Tom on an excursion to Capri If you are [...]

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 [...]

Packing Tips for your European Vacation

Recently,  one of My Vacation Lady's newer clients called about packing advice.  They were taking a vacation to Italy in later September going from Florence to the Amalfi Coast.  Since it was fall, the weather could really vary- so maybe between 50 and 75 degrees and while they may not need bathing suits in Florence [...]

The Caribbean is more than just beaches- great hiking

My Vacation Lady helps our clients plan their vacation and honeymoon experiences and we listen to what you want to see and do and experience before making recommendations on which Caribbean island may work the best for you. Let's say that you don't want to just lay on a beach with a drink in your [...]

Hermitage Bay Antigua- travel agent review

Mr and Mrs My Vacation Lady had the pleasure of spending our anniversary vacation at Hermitage Bay in Antigua in late August 2019.  In order to be fully transparent, we were offered a travel agent promotional rate that we couldn't pass up. Travel Agent Review of Hermitage Bay Hermitage Bay is a boutique, family owned [...]

Best activities in Bermuda

Yes, there really are things to see and do in Bermuda OTHER than the pink sand beaches.  Bermuda is so much more than just a beach vacation. So, what can you do in Bermuda?  Explore the Railway Trail- Named for the train route that once circled the island, the Railway Trail is now a great [...]

Food Porn from Croatia

Did you know the biggest white truffle ever was actually found in Croatia? Did you know that Californian Zinfandel is came from grapes from region of Kastela near Split? Some of you have never been to Croatia and never heard of Croatian cuisine so our friends from Via Tours Croatia, wanted to share some of [...]

St Lucia for adventure lovers

When you think of adventure, St Lucia may not be top on your list but there are lots of fun adventures to do in this small island. St Lucia is not about pure white sand beaches.  It's a volcanic island so the beaches can range in color from white sand to black volcanic sand.  St [...]