vacation planning

Why are more travelers turning to travel agents?

2020 has been a year like no other year.  Covid 19 has turned the entire world upside down and has completely devastated the tourism industry.  What was to be the busiest year ever in the offices of My Vacation Lady, has turned to a year of travel cancellations, postponements and disappointments.  Throughout this year, we [...]

Where can Americans travel this summer?

With our rising Covid-19 numbers, it doesn't seem that Americans with valid US passports are welcome in many places around the world.  There are even restrictions within the US on where people residing in some states can travel without self quarantining. While there is still a level 4 travel advisory which advises against all non [...]

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Travel agents are not mind readers :)

A while back, My Vacation Lady received an email: "Hi, I was looking at your website. I am looking for a vacation or cruise to somewhere with a great beach. What is the price and lengths of stay. I would like more information." There was no name, no phone #, nothing else.  It was not [...]

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Take this where have you traveled challenge

OK, I admit it.  According to this list, as a Top Rated Vacation and Honeymoon Specialist, I should be embarrassed.  Yes, I made the top 1/3 of test takers but I'm still deeply embarrassed by how poorly I did on this challenge.   While I was able to check off Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, the [...]

Most beautiful U.S. National Parks to Visit

Many of our clients are feeling more comfortable traveling within the United States this year so My Vacation Lady has decided to talk about some of the top National Parks in the United States. Living in the U.S., many of us feel that travel involves going to a different country but few realize that within [...]

Happy 4th of July!

From the team at My Vacation Lady we wish you a happy and safe 4th of July.   The office is closed for the holiday so we can spend time with our family and friends.  We'll reopen July 6 and we're looking forward to helping you plan your dream honeymoons and vacations!

Safer Caribbean Islands during hurricane season

Welcome to hurricane season!  It officially started on June 1 and runs for 6 full months.  We've already had a couple of named storms in later May so the 2020 hurricane season has already begun. My Vacation Lady usually has clients traveling all over the Caribbean over the summer and fall seasons and we know [...]

How far in advance should you book your Christmas vacation?

It's mid June and while it may seem early to even  be thinking about Christmas, believe it or not, in terms of planning a vacation for Christmas week-- you're actually running late.  The week between Christmas and New Years is known as FESTIVE week and it's the most popular (and expensive) time of the year [...]

Why should you use a travel advisor?

If you want to by an airline ticket to Florida or you need a car rental, the online travel sites (OTA's) are perfectly fine but should you rely on those websites for your dream vacation or honeymoon? Do you know how best to move forward with planning your dream vacation or honeymoon-  especially when you [...]

Signs of Tourism beginning to reopen

For the past 3 months, taking a vacation was pretty much limited to your home, or if you were lucky, your own vacation property.  But now there are some signs that some of the world is ready to welcome back tourists. The beach at Hermitage Bay, Antigua             [...]

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