How to enjoy holiday light displays with the kids.

How to enjoy holiday light displays with the kids.

How to enjoy the holiday light displays with the kids     It is that time of year when the holiday light displays are in full swing, and traveling to get to them is part of the journey.  When I say journey, I am talking about not only packing the kids up in the car
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Did you know WHERE the origins of Halloween came from?

Did you know WHERE the origins of Halloween came from?

I absolutely LOVE Halloween. It is the one time of year that everyone comes out onto the neighborhood streets and actually talks to each other. Everyone dresses up in various costumes and says “trick or treat!” But where did this neighborhood gathering tradition begin? According to the HistoryChannel.com, Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of
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Halloween FUN in Williamsburg, VA

Halloween FUN in Williamsburg, VA

Halloween time in Williamsburg, we love it!    Williamsburg, Virginia is one of my favorite places on earth to visit.  My family has been going there practically every year since I was a baby.  So when my family gets the chance, we take a long weekend and head down.  We try to go in the
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Christmas Time! Plan on getting away.

Christmas Time! Plan on getting away.

There are 114 days until Christmas!  This means you still have plenty of time to think about taking the family away for Christmas on that much needed vacation.  You are probably thinking that you can’t think about planning a Christmas vacation when your summer vacation just ended, right?  I am here to tell you, you
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Best Beaches on the Amalfi Coast

Best Beaches on the Amalfi Coast

The amount of inquiries to Italy last year to my travel agency increased dramatically. With many of the inquiries that come in, people want to see the iconic Amalfi Coast. Picturesque colorful towns, perched on the cliff side with beautiful sunsets. The beaches have beautiful sunsets and crystal clear water. The only problem is the beaches aren’t like what
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Want to have Tea with the Queen? This is the time to do it…

Want to have Tea with the Queen? This is the time to do it…

A visit to London wouldn’t be complete without a visit to one of England’s most famous landmarks, Buckingham Palace.  This royal palace has served as the official London residence and administrative office of the British royal family since the 19th century. However, access to the public is limited and exclusive but worthwhile for those who arrange
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Passport Card vs. Passport Book

Passport Card vs. Passport Book

I recently read an article on Facebook about a lady whose daughter booked her and four of her friends on a week-long vacation to Turks and Caicos. The daughter booked everything through an Online Travel Agency (OTA), which I will not name, but an OTA is Expedia, Travelocity, or Hotels.com. The ladies were excited, all packed, ready
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Who are you going to call? A travel agent…

Who are you going to call? A travel agent…

If you love to travel you know how easy it is to book your trip online. After the kids go sleep you get on the computer, do a few hours of research, convince your significant other about the trip, then book it. The company sends you an email that you are confirmed and you get so excited. You
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Are you hungry? Why you should take a food tour…

Are you hungry? Why you should take a food tour…

 One of the best ways to really get to know a city and the sights is through a food tour. You are not only walking around the city to get to the various eateries but you are seeing the sights along the way. You might walk right past the Trevi Fountain on the way to get Gelato,
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