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Bigger isn’t always better, when it comes to Travel Agencies

As My Vacation Lady browsed the daily newspaper (yes we still read a paper news paper :)  a while back, a headline caught our eye: Superior Service key to success of boutique agencies This peaked our interest since My Vacation Lady is one that might be considered a boutique agency and we do pride ourselves [...]

Napa as a family friendly destination?

Napa Valley is known for their wineries and not necessarily for their family friendly activities but it actually has quite a few activities that will keep the kids entertained as well. What are some family friendly activities in Napa Valley? Napa Valley Wine Train- This 36-mile route from Napa to the quaint town of St. Helena (and [...]

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Let’s take the politics out of your vacation

My Vacation Lady doesn't post anything on social media about politics and this one time, I'll post something about keeping politics out of planning your vacation. On Feb 10, while on the treadmill, I was watching the morning news and Peter Greenberg came on and said that the travel ban (blocking travelers from entering the [...]

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Not all airline prices are created equal

You found a great deal on your next flight!  That's wonderful news.  Did you book the new and more limited BASIC economy seats or the regular economy seats? What are these cheaper basic economy seats? Delta introduced them last year and now United is introducing them starting in January.  They may be less money but [...]

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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 [...]