Touring the TOP OF EUROPE…

Touring the TOP OF EUROPE…

Touring the TOP OF EUROPE… Jungfraujoch is an actually the rail station to take you to the summit of Jungfrau.  However, many people will just use the term Jungfraujoch to talk about the entire journey to the top of the mountain.  Jungfrau is one of the main summits of the Bernese Alps, located between the
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Have you KISSED this?

Have you KISSED this?

Kissing this might bring you luck… Everyone wants the gift of eloquence and the luck of the Irish.  Some say the Irish are gifted with this by kissing a stone, the Blarney Stone to be exact.  It’s all down to the Blarney Stone, not Leprechauns. For over two centuries people have been coming to Blarney
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Passport Card vs. Passport Booklet

Passport Card vs. Passport Booklet

Passport Card vs. Passport Book Which one is better? 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
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I fell in LOVE with the parks at…

I fell in LOVE with the parks at…

I fell in LOVE with the Parks at Universal Studios Florida!  A few weeks ago I talked about my resort experience at the Loew’s Royal Pacific Hotel on Universal Orlando™ property.  This week I want to talk about the changes I saw at the parks since having been there last in 1994.  One thing I
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How Universal!

How Universal!

What a UNIVERSAL Destination…  I am excited about this newsletter because this is the first time I am writing about something that has changed so much since I had previously been there.  As with all high school band students, the trip to Walt Disney World® to showcase your talents was something I really looked forward
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Hotel Rooms, how to tell if they are clean

Hotel Rooms, how to tell if they are clean

What is REALLY in your hotel room?  5 Places You NEED to be Checking   Recently I have been traveling a lot which means I have been staying in a lot of hotel rooms.  Some of the hotels received not so good reviews, so I was cautious as to what to expect in staying there. 
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I use a Travel Agent for the same reasons you do…

I use a Travel Agent for the same reasons you do…

I use a Travel Agent for the same reasons you do… I have not always been a travel agent.  Before I was a travel agent, I used a travel agent to book my vacations.  I needed help, support, and understanding of the “W’s.”  Where, What, and WOW.  I always wanted to make the most of
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All inclusive resort, what does it mean?

What does it REALLY mean to an “all-inclusive” resort? You found an amazing deal on a travel website for an all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean, so you decide to go for it.  You get to the resort and it is as beautiful as the pictures.  After settling into the room you decide to head down
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Are the Disney Dining Plans Worth Your Money?

Are the Disney Dining Plans Worth Your Money?

Disney easily comes up in conversations with random people I meet, but when they find out I am a travel consultant they always ask me if the Disney Dining Plan is worth the money.  I have read so many different opinions on various Disney blogs, Facebook pages, and travel agent outlets about people’s views on
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