Vacation

Making The Most of the Last Day of Vacation
Too many of us start thinking about work or doing work related things while we're still officially on a day off. What do YOU do to make the most of your last day of vacation? Any suggestions for transitioning back to work-mode?
Two Weeks of La Dolce Vita in Italy
I'm back from a two week vacation in Italy and thought I'd share with you some highlights and observations in today's blog post.
The food in Italy is truly delicious.  Every meal was something special.  Fresh ingredients were lovingly prepared at every place we went...
Tried and True or Exploring New?
It's been interesting to talk to people about their summer plans.  Of those who are going somewhere on vacation, there are some will head towards a new destination, while others are going to the same place they go every year.
Though I have some favorite spots that I sometimes return to, I g…
Passing The Time On Long Parkway and Turnpike Drives
"Are We There Yet??"  Haven't we all heard that refrain from the back seat of our cars?  As it's prime road-trip season, I thought it might be helpful to talk about ways to pass the time when on a long car ride this summer.
It's amazing how some fun games li…
Yay! To Sharing Vacay Pics
How do you feel when you see peoples' vacation photos on social media?  According to a study by a U.K insurance company Aviva, an overwhelming majority are annoyed when they see holiday pictures.
I admit that sometimes I get a little envious, particularly if I'm having a stressful week…
More Cruise Myths Debunked
Yesterday I hope I put to bed some safety and space concerns you may have had about cruising. Today I'd like to debunk a few more myths about vacationing at sea.
Need To Stay Connected:  Don't worry, most ships have internet access.   The speed and reliability may not be 100% of what you're used to a…
Dispelling Myths About Summer Cruising (Part 1)
If you haven't planned a trip yet for your summer, you have plenty of options to consider.   Planes, Trains, and Automobiles can get you to where you want to be.  But have you ever considered cruising?  I know there are many people who haven't and I'm guessing it's…

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