Family Travel, General Travel, Transportation, US Destinations

Traveling via Amtrak Train

Once deemed it an out of date way to travel, the train is becoming a more desired form of transportation to flying or driving. I can't think of one person who enjoys the idea of going through TSA Security at the airport, can you? Our family first experienced train travel when we relocated to Germany… Continue reading Traveling via Amtrak Train

General Travel, International Travel

The Trusted Traveler Program – is it for you?

TSA Pre-Check or Global Entry?  Anyone who has experienced clearing US Customs when traveling internationally will tell you the line is long and you breathe a sigh of relief after reaching the other side.   This is especially true for busy airports like JFK, Charlotte, Chicago, Atlanta and LAX to name a few.  photo courtesy… Continue reading The Trusted Traveler Program – is it for you?

Disney, Family Travel, Travel Professional, US Destinations

Why Work With a Disney Vacation Planner?

HOW CAN WE HELP YOU?  My (Judy) love for Disney began when I was young and watching diligently the Wonderful World of Disney on Television. Yes, I was a Mickey Mouse Club Mousketeer fan.  M-I-C... K-E-Y (Why, because we like you!) M-O-U-S-E.  My family have visited Disneyland and CA Adventure Park several times beginning in 1985.  The first trip… Continue reading Why Work With a Disney Vacation Planner?

All Inclusive Resorts, Caribbean, Couple's Getaway, Honeymoon, Romance Travel

CN Readers Top Choice are Sandals and Beaches Resorts

Sandals La Source, Grenada The people have voted, and three of the Luxury Included® Sandals® Resorts and Beaches® Resorts have been named to Condé Nast Traveler’s 2018 Readers’ Choice Awards. ​Nearly half a million Condé Nast Traveler readers submitted a recording-breaking number of responses, and the following resorts made the list: SANDALS  AND BEACHES RESORTS RECOGNIZED IN CONDÉ NAST TRAVELER’S… Continue reading CN Readers Top Choice are Sandals and Beaches Resorts

Disney, Family Travel, US Destinations

Disney World Announces New Date-based Ticket pricing

Disney Parks announced in September 2018 a new Date-based ticket pricing and a new travel planning interface for guests.  Some speculated that this would only make Disney vacations more complicated, while others said it would make things easier.  Some said that the travel advisor would be LESS needed with this change, while others said a… Continue reading Disney World Announces New Date-based Ticket pricing