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Travel – Is A Las Vegas Vacation Right For Me?

May 5, 2012


Is a Vegas vacation right for me? Should I stay Down Town  or on the Las Vegas Strip?  Vegas has something for just about everybody. You don’t even have to gamble to enjoy it there. I pretty much love, just about everything Las Vegas;  But will you? So, ask yourself,  do I like gambling, shopping, fine dining, world-class […]

Safe Travel Tips and Travel Insurance

November 15, 2011


Should you get travel insurance? Vacations can be very expensive. Some say, if you can’t afford it, maybe you should insure it.  There are other reasons you might want to get travel insurance other than just the cost of your vacation.  Some of the things you should consider are, your health, the health of close relatives, […]

Cruise Vacation Part 3

October 17, 2011


Have you read our first two cruise blogs? If not…check back to see what you missed.  Now you have done the hard part.  You have decided on the time of year, the cruise line, and the cruise itinerary.  So now you can start doing the fun part of the planning of your vacation.  For me, […]

Cruise Vacation – Part 2 – Tips

September 21, 2011


“Cruise Vacation…Is It For Me?” was Part 1 – if you missed it, check out my previous blog.  Now that I’ve convinced you to take a cruise vacation; here are some more helpful tips. Decide what you are looking for in a cruise, and the time of year you want to go and the rest […]

Use Your Camera For More Than Just Great Pictures

July 20, 2011


  Why just take pictures?  Here are some digital camera, or camera phone tips to help you have a Better Vacation Experience. Make a small card with your name and cell number on it (or hotel name if out-of-town).  Each time you start a blank camera card, take a picture of the card.  Then if your digital camera is […]

How Peanut Butter could get you in trouble with the TSA

June 23, 2011


Of course you need to follow the 3-1-1 rules for carry-on luggage when heading on vacation, but there is more. For those who don’t know the 3-1-1 for carry on luggage, it is what you can have in your carry on bag when you load the plane. You should place it in a bin when […]

Stress free packing for your vacation; Travel luggage tips

June 13, 2011


Pack a day or two ahead of time, if you can. If you are not stressed to remember everything at once, you can feel more organized. You always think of last minute items. Separate your clothes when traveling with someone, or put in separate pieces of luggage. That way if one piece gets lost or […]