Aren’t You Worth A Little Something Special?

Aren’t You Worth A Little Something Special?

Sometimes I’m puzzled by the choices my clients make. It’s not the choice of destination or hotel that puzzles me, but the willingness to accept a huge inconvenience or inferior experience to save a few bucks. I certainly understand the need to stick to a...
Celebrate Good Times…With a Celebration Vacation

Celebrate Good Times…With a Celebration Vacation

Getting older IS something to celebrate, and many people are celebrating BIG TIME. According to AARP (no, I’m NOT a member – yet!) 75% of adults 45 or older plan to take a “celebration vacation” at some point. Forget the party and gifts; these people want to...
Tips to Survive the Red Eye

Tips to Survive the Red Eye

True confession, I don’t fly well. My nerves get to me, and I’ve convinced myself that I can’t sleep on a plane — not a good combination. Long haul flights are physically and mentally demanding. The combination of boredom, dehydration (my personal obsession), sleep...
Ten Tips to Avoid Vacation Crowds in Europe

Ten Tips to Avoid Vacation Crowds in Europe

Photo by Sebastien Gabriel on Unsplash The best-known places in Europe will draw crowds. Not surprising, we all want to see the world’s most famous attractions. Overcrowding is such a problem at some popular tourist destinations local governments are taking action to...
Five Reasons to Try River Cruising

Five Reasons to Try River Cruising

Photo by Keszthelyi Timi on Unsplash Every day I hear about a new mega cruise ship. For many, the bigger, the better when it comes to cruising. Personally, traveling on a ship with 4, 5, or 6,000 people is too much for me. Choices are a good thing and given a choice,...