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The Truth About Travel Dollars

By Lara Catton | Sep 8, 2017

Let’s face it, we all want to pay as little as possible for anything we purchase.  We ALL like a good deal!  However, we have also heard, “you get what you pay for.”  This is

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Travel Tip: Smart Phone, Smart Traveler

By Lara Catton | Sep 5, 2017

Many people dream of a vacation where they can get away from it all!  No phones, no television, just escaping from the world.  While that can be very satisfying, there are some benefits to traveling

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Birds of a Feather, Travel Well Together

By Lara Catton | Aug 24, 2017

Do you have a group of people you love to travel with?  Whether family and friends, a club or organization, business or any other group who has an affinity for each other and travel, you

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Travel Tip: Be Flexible

By Lara Catton | Aug 22, 2017

Even the best made plans can hit a snag.  Life happens: weather delays, flat tires, computer crashes.  If you are faced with the unexpected, stay calm.  The cruise line, air carrier, or other travel partners

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5 Things I Love About Cruising

By Lara Catton | Aug 18, 2017

Destinations – What a great way to get a taste of various locations. A quick stop gives you the opportunity to decide if it’s a location you’d like to return to explore in depth.  Delicious

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Keeping your fit shape, ship shape!

By Lara Catton | Aug 16, 2017

When you think of a cruise, do you think of all-you-can-eat buffets, gourmet dinners, late night desserts and cringe at how much weight you may gain?  For the fitness-minded, that shouldn’t be a concern, as

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Travel Tip: Know Before You Go

By Lara Catton | Aug 15, 2017

You’ve made your flight, landed at your destination, retrieved your luggage and, as you walk through the airport you realize, you can’t read.  Specifically, you can’t read the language that is native to your destination.

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What We Value About Vacation Travel

By Lara Catton | Aug 11, 2017

 Bonding – Travel gives us time to bond with our travel companions.  Whether it be family and friends, your photography group, or a company retreat, traveling together gives us that shared experience.  We are generally

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Value of a Travel Agent: What You’re Really Getting

By Lara Catton | Aug 9, 2017

Time is money.  Many people have never used a travel agent and wonder what additional costs are associated with using one.  While each agency and agent are different, here are some of the services you’ll

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Travel Tip: Don’t Forget

By Lara Catton | Aug 8, 2017

Nothing can put a damper on a relaxing vacation more than getting to your destination and realizing you forgot to do something.  Pay a bill?  Let your bank know that you are going to be

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