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How to work with a travel advisor

Walt Disney said, “It takes people to make the dream a reality”. Now that you’ve realized the benefit of using a travel advisor, how do you do it?   A good travel advisor serves to help you build the trip you desire and then takes care of the details.  Like any good relationship, the first step

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“Could you please just email (text) me the quote?”

It sounds like an innocent request, right?  Everyone is busy, and if you just email/text me the quote, I can consider it at my leisure.  What could be simpler? The problem is, planning a vacation is rarely that simple.  You have a set of expectations for your travels, and we have a lot of knowledge

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Toddler travel tips

One of my greatest joys is sharing travel with my grandchildren, who range in age from 15 down to 2. I just returned from a 7 day trip with my 4 year old grandson, and was totally comfortable traveling alone with him due to past experiences. Let me share a few tips about how to

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Get to the Airport

The airport boarding lounge is not the most exciting place to spend your early morning hours, I know.  But it’s so much better to be sitting at the gate, waiting for your flight time, than to be biting your nails wondering if you will clear security in time to make the gate before the door

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Beach Vacations

Beach vacations More than half of vacationers (52%) list a beach vacation as their first choice.  In fact, some companies only offer beach vacations due to its popularity.  Where to go? There are multiple destinations for beach trips, including Europe, Asia and the South Pacific, but the most common beach destinations for American travelers are

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Cruising 201

After the deposit Your cruise is chosen, the room(s) reserved, so all that is left is the packing, right?  Not exactly, if you want to enjoy the trip. Airfare or driving:  Unless you leave in the cruise port city, you need to consider how you will get to/from the cruise.    If flying, I encourage clients

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