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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 [...]

Carry on luggage cheat sheet

Beth and Andre just booked their honeymoon to Japan and Vietnam and are planning to only take carry on back packs for their luggage.  This amazed me since they're going for more than 2 weeks and My Vacation Lady is the queen of over packing.  I would need more than the 1 allowed piece of [...]

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What to do in the Cayman Islands

Why should you go to the Cayman Islands for your next vacation?  It will be pricier than a vacation in Mexico or Jamaica It doesn't have many all inclusive resorts There aren't tons of non stop flights there from many airports View of the beach at the Ritz Carlton Grand Cayman     [...]

Should you go to Punta Cana? A client’s point of view

Stephanie and Pat are 2 single women in their 50's who travel together annually.  They have gone to Punta Cana multiple times over the years and love it.  They were scheduled to go to the Majestic Mirage from June 15-22 of this year, amidst the media frenzy about deaths in the Dominican Republic. I wanted [...]

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Don’t leave these in your hotel at the end of your vacation!

I know you've done this too because I certainly have----- leave something in your hotel room after you checked out. Sometimes you won't even notice it until you settled into another hotel on your trip or got home. Do you know what the most forgotten items are??? Electronics Chargers-- that's right-- your phone charger, camera chargers [...]

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Where have you been? Take this challenge

It's sad that My Vacation Lady has only been to 29 of the 100 places to visit on this challenge.  We've been close to a lot of them but may not have visited the exact location.  Basically what this means is that we have a lot of traveling to do to make up for the [...]

Hitting the road with kids– tips for a smoother road trip

When we were kids, we didn't fly off to exotic locations for vacations-- we piled in the family car and drove (or at least my father did). When our kids were younger, we planned a relatively last minute vacation to Disney World (before My Vacation Lady existed) and since it was over Christmas break, and [...]

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If you are traveling, you may be required to carry travel insurance

In the past, a few of countries required that travelers visiting have adequate medical insurance to cover any healthcare services required during a visit to their country.  Now, more and more countries are requiring that tourists carry Travel Insurance to enter their borders. Gullfoss, Iceland In a recent report Allianz Partners noted: 15 [...]

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