I remember when I went to London for the first time — I was so afraid I was going to miss something! I quickly realized that the city is too expansive and rich to “do” in a single visit.  London is the type of place that beckons you to return to explore and experience. The […]

All Things Europe, Destinations

September 7, 2018

THE Best Neighborhoods In London

  Have you ever thought of visiting Iceland?  Iceland is a very popular destination right now, and there are several ways for you to visit — a stop on a British Isles cruise, fly to Iceland direct, or on a stopover or long layover on a flight to or from Europe. Because of its popularity, […]

Adventure Travel, Destinations, Honeymoons

August 30, 2018

Our Top 6 Things To Do In Iceland

How would you love to experience a River Cruise right here in the USA? With options that emphasize culture, music, history, culinary delights, and the beauty of nature, there is definitely something for everyone to enjoy. With far less passengers than the massive ocean liners, you can expect exemplary service with attention to details. See which […]

All Things U.S., River Cruises

August 24, 2018

River Cruising In The USA

Packing Light cannot be underestimated, especially on an itinerary where you will be moving and changing locations a good bit. In fact, it can be the difference between an enjoyable vacation and a miserable one! You will never meet anyone who says, “I wish I had packed heavier” when they return from a journey. Rick Steves, the Public TV European travel […]

Travel Tips

May 5, 2018

Benefits Of Packing Light

  Do you have questions about your US Passport? Here are some questions I frequently receive from my clients. Hopefully, your questions will be answered here. If not, I’m always available to help! 1. What is a Passport? How does it differ from a Passport Card? A Passport is an internationally recognized travel document that […]

Travel Tips

April 27, 2018

Your US Passport

Airports are busier and busier these days. Many of my clients say that the absolute most challenging part of the vacation journey is simply surviving the airport experience. Here are 7 suggestions to eliminate hassles at the airport and keep your blood pressure at a safe level. 1. Sign up for TSA PreCheck or Global Entry! This is […]

Travel Tips

April 5, 2018

7 Tips For Breezing Through The Airport

1. Landscape From the jagged cliffs of the Wild Atlantic Way to the mysterious yet stunning Giant’s Causeway, the coastline of Ireland is one of the most magnificent coastal routes in the World.  And, wow — the charming villages and pastoral countryside are as welcoming as the delightful people of Ireland.  Plus, a ride around […]

All Things Europe, Destinations, Travel Ideas

March 22, 2018

Top 3 Reasons To Visit Ireland

DAY 1 — After a warm lei greeting at the Kahului airport midday, we rented a jeep and headed to lunch at the famous Mama’s Fish House in Paia, on the northern coast of the island, not far from the airport. What an introduction to the culture, scenery, and cuisine of Hawaii! From there, we […]

All Things U.S., Destinations, Honeymoons, Itineraries

March 14, 2018

10 Perfect Days In Hawaii

Though my team did not make it to the Superbowl this season, I enjoyed watching the game and the entertaining commercials. Something that impressed me during the game was the fact that the Eagles won without their #1 quarterback. When Nick Foles stepped onto the field, he was definitely able to carry out the game […]

Travel Ideas

March 7, 2018

Whose Team Are You On?

The topic of Travel Insurance is one of my biggest challenges as a Travel Professional. No matter how extravagant or low-budget your trip may be, there are many things totally outside of your control that could turn your dream vacation into a nightmare. I have seen so many situations over the years that have affected […]

Travel Ideas, Travel Tips, Uncategorized

March 2, 2018

When Bad Things Happen To Good Vacations

Custom Travel Designed Just For You

We design dependable, custom itineraries for travelers of all kinds. Whether you are looking to explore a new culture, or just want to unplug and recharge in the middle of nowhere, Watercolor Travel can help design the perfect trip for you.