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Why not make a difference with Voluntourism?

This week’s topic comes to you from my mentor, Lisa Fletcher. She’s amazing and always willing to lend a hand, or a pen, or even a keyboard in this case… Given the events in the last couple months, from hurricanes and earthquakes to terrorism at home and abroad, it’s important to think about the things we can do to give back and to promote good in the world. With a story on voluntourism, take it […]

Six Habits of Happy Travelers

We often go on trips to get away from everyday stress, but sometimes travel is pretty stressful itself. Here are six habits of happy travelers that you can adopt to get more joy out of your own vacations. They pack smartly Over-packing can seriously slow you down, but you don’t have to be an uber-minimalist who rolls everything and fits two weeks of clothes into a toiletry case. Just plan ahead and think about what […]

Maybe your family wants to put down their devices and make memories together. Or, maybe you’re spread out around the country (or world) and don’t get to come together often. Whatever the reason, and there are many, here are three examples of amazing multi-generational trips you and your family can take.

Three Amazing Multi-Generational Family Trips

In a recent survey from travel network Virtuoso, multi-generational family trips were found to be the number three most popular vacation experience being booked, coming in just behind adventure trips and beach resorts. Maybe your family wants to put down their devices and make memories together. Or, maybe you’re spread out around the country (or world) and don’t get to come together often. Whatever the reason, and there are many, here are three examples of […]

Hotels, like those at Disney, are offering more online and kiosk check-in options. But, what if you still like dealing with humans??

Online Hotel Check-in – What If I Still Like People??

Last week, Disney revealed its newest offering – Online Check-in via the My Disney Experience app. If you’re staying at a Disney resort, you can check in to your hotel as early as 60-days prior to arrival via the app. The app will let you know your room number when the room is ready and you can unlock the door using the Magic Band received before your trip. Bypass the front desk entirely! I can certainly […]