[tps_header] It’s already May. If your family is anything like mine, summer planning is on the brain. Whether you are hopping on a plane or hitting the roads this summer, planning for your time away is critical. And nothing makes traveling with kids more stressful than a lack of planning. If you aren’t prepared, you can end up spending more money than you want … [Read more...]
Our Tips for Stress-Free Travel This Spring Break
Spring is in the air. And coincidentally, we are, too—and in record numbers. The Los Angeles Times just published a story, predicting a 3 percent increase in air travel this Spring Break season. An estimated 140 million U.S. airline passengers will hit the airways in the months of March and April. That’s 4 million more passengers than last year. If you’re among the spring … [Read more...]
4 Must Have Travel Apps for Summer Vacations!
The bright light at the end of winter is the thought of summer vacations and getaways. After you book that fabulous vacation/getaway, download a great travel app that will make your vacation fun and fabulous. Here are our picks for three must have travel apps for your upcoming vacations. Are we there yet?! Described as the ‘superhero’ of navigation apps, ‘Waze’ has … [Read more...]
Five of the Summer’s Hottest Music Festivals that Are Great for Both Couples and Singles
Spring has finally arrived and that means summer is close behind. Along with vacations to exotic destinations, summer is known for fabulous music festivals. To help you plan your summer, here are our top picks for summer’s hottest festivals in great destinations. Here are our top festival picks for Summer 2015: Soul Beach Music Festival May 20th-25th. Named one of the … [Read more...]
You and Your Honey Will be Cruise-Less Without These Papers!
Thinking about going on a cruise for this years’ family vacation? Cruises are great vacations. Everyone loves the exotic destinations visited during the cruise, the fun shipboard activities and all of the fabulous food. Boarding the ship tends to be the part that cruisers dislike the most. The one thing that makes boarding the cruise ship a nightmare is not having the … [Read more...]
3 Fabulous Spring Break Destinations You Won’t Want to Leave!
We are counting down the days to the official first day of spring. A lot of us deserve a fabulous spring break vacation simply because we’ve had to deal with one of the worst winters on record. The sun and warm weather will definitely make your spring break vacation wonderful. What would make it fabulous? A beautiful destination with an equally gorgeous beach! To help … [Read more...]
4 Spring Break Tips When Your College Student Doesn’t Want to Come Home
In several parts of the country it’s hard to believe that spring is coming. The calendar says that the first day of spring is actually Friday, March 20th. As I look out over my balcony and see the snow and ice falling, I am a little skeptical. Spring will hopefully bring with it warm weather and fabulous spring break destinations. Parents of college students have … [Read more...]
3 Fab New Amenities Coming to an Airport Near You!
Airports are always busy and bustling with activity as people clear security and wait to board their flights. Back in the day airports were just a place to grab some fast food while waiting to board your flight. Times have changed and airports are offering travelers more amenities to make their flights easier and more enjoyable. Here are two fabulous new amenities coming to … [Read more...]
Book One of These Top 3 Destinations to Celebrate “Black Love Day”
‘Black Love Day’ (February 13th) and ‘Valentine’s Day’ (February 14th) are fastly approaching and there’s still time to plan a special surprise for your sweetheart. What’s the best romantic surprise? A romantic getaway! Everyone loves a weekend getaway especially a romantic one with just you and your boo! To help we’ve put together a list of the top cities in the country, … [Read more...]
3 Must Have Apps for Your Next Road Trip!
We’ve all decided to travel more in 2015. Our vacation funds have been started and a fabulous vacation is definitely in our near future. Roadtrips are great starts to any vacation and to help you enjoy your road trips this year, we’ve discovered a few apps that will help keep you happy along the way. There’s one thing that can stop a road trip in its tracks…traffic! There’s … [Read more...]
This Just Might be the Easiest Way to Save for a Vacation!
The year is off to a fabulous start and many of us are making serious efforts to keep our new years’ resolutions. Earlier we shared with you three easy ways to keep your travel resolution and save for a fabulous vacation this year. We’ve discovered another fabulous and easy way to save, and it will not break your budget. The 365 Day Money Challenge is an easy system that … [Read more...]
Will You Take the Travel Gratitude Challenge?
Everyone is in resolution mode and “this is the year to do things differently and better” mindset. Are you extending your resolution mode to your travels this year? We want this to be the year of gratitude in travel. We challenge you to add one important thing to your travels this year. It’s not a new gadget, app or piece of luggage. We want to encourage you take the ‘travel … [Read more...]
Saving for a Vacation Can Be Easy with These 3 Tips!
If you’ve made the ‘New Years’ resolution to travel in 2015, you’re not alone. There are a few things you’ll have to put into action to actually save for a vacation in 2015, but you can do it! The vacation of your dreams is waiting but there’s one crucial thing that you have to do to successfully save for your vacation and that’s change your mindset. By changing your … [Read more...]
What Can You Do if There’s a Flight Crisis?
The holidays are winding down and for some that includes traveling back home or to another holiday destination by flight. There’s risk involved with all travel that an accident or crisis will occur. Sadly family and friends of passengers on Air Asia flight QZ8501 are now dealing with the unthinkable, the fact that the plane carrying their loved ones went missing on Sunday … [Read more...]
5 Final Holiday Flying Tips to Keep You Stress Free!
It’s here! We are days away from the biggest holiday of the year and one of the busiest travel days of the year. Christmas Eve is going to be the busiest shopping and travel day of the year. It’s a fact that no one can deny and we have a few final tips to help you navigate the busiest travel day of the year and remain stress free. Plan ahead. Get ahead of the game and … [Read more...]