EXPLORE GREECE’S HIDDEN GEMS

Greece has always been an ideal Mediterranean vacation destination, and certainly, Santorini has always been the shining star, but with over 1,400 islands (230 inhabited), there are lots to choose from, and it can be hard to choose which one to visit first. Hopefully, these eight guidelines will assist with your decision. Best traditional village life:  The island, Naxos…

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WHEN BAD THINGS HAPPEN TO GOOD VACATIONS

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 my clients’ (and even…

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DREAMING OF TUSCANY

1. Florence Known as the “Birthplace of the Renaissance” and the capital city of Italy’s Tuscany Region, Florence is home to an abundance of Renaissance art and architecture. The beautiful Basilica di Santa Croce is the final resting place for Renaissance painter Michaelangelo and scientist Galileo Galilei. A visit to Florence would not be complete without seeing Michaelangelo’s “David” Statue…

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THERE’S STRENGTH IN NUMBERS

  You’ve heard the old adage, “There is strength in numbers”. Well, there is also a lot of FUN  in numbers, especially when you travel with like-minded and fun-seeking friends and family members. Unless you are planning a honeymoon, anniversary trip, or simply a romantic getaway for two, you might want to consider asking a few friends or family…

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YOU ARE TOTALLY WORTH IT

Enchance Your Travel Experience

Take a look at these small upgrades to enhance your travel experience! 1. Private Airport TransfersSomehow there is nothing more relieving than passing through customs after a long overnight flight to Europe and seeing a driver standing there with a sign bearing your last name — and a smile!  Your driver can help you to a nice, clean sedan…

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3 WAYS TO GIVE BACK VIA TRAVEL

Give Back Through Travel

Want to know how you can give back on your next trip? 1.  Pack For A Purpose // Small Space. Little Effort. Big Impact Pack For A Purpose is a non-profit based in Raleigh, NC that encourages you to make a difference around the world by using available space in your luggage to provide supplies to the communities you…

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BUCKET LIST DESTINATIONS — PART 2

Dream Travel Vacation Packages

3 Bucket List Destinations that will have you packing in no time — Passport and camera required! #1: New Zealand The island nation of New Zealand is located in the southwestern Pacific Ocean about 900 miles east of Australia.  New Zealand consists of 2 main islands, the North Island and the South Island.   The South Island is known for…

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HOW TO TRAVEL BY TRAIN IN EUROPE

Europe Train Travel Tours

Want to know the easiest and best way to travel in Europe — Trains! #1: Why Should I Take the Train? The European rail system is very reliable and an excellent method for experiencing Europe. Trains go from city center to city center, as well as to small, intimate villages.  Taking the train from the city centers can actually…

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BUCKET LIST DESTINATIONS — PART 1

See The Eiffel Tower

What’s on your bucket list? Take note — these locations may soon be at the top of your list! #1:  Tahiti The island of Tahiti, the largest in the Windward Group of French Polynesia, is located in the South Pacific and is only an 8 hour flight from Los Angeles.  It is also halfway to Australia from Los Angeles…

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FROM HERE TO ALOHA

Travel To Hawaii

Ready to dance the Hula and experience the Aloha spirit? Let’s discover your perfect Island Paradise! #1:  Kaua’i: Known as the “Garden Isle”, Kaua’i is the perfect spot to relax and experience nature! Its  soaring cliffs, tropical rainforests, golden sands,  and breathtaking canyons set the stage for a relaxing escape from a hurried life.  A helicopter tour is the…

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