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Iberostar Delivers 5+++ Star Luxury In The Dominican Republic

Iberostar Delivers 5+++ Star Luxury In The Dominican Republic

The next time you’re craving a luxury Caribbean vacation where you’ll  be shamelessly pampered and treated like a celebrity (all for a reasonable price of course), look no further than the all-inclusive Iberostar Grand Bávaro in Punta Cana, DR. Just when we all thought the development of ultra luxury properties was on the wane, Iberostar […]

May 31, 2010 | By | Reply More
Big Discounts Make St. Lucia A Must Go Destination!

Big Discounts Make St. Lucia A Must Go Destination!

I love it when this happens! Over the past few days we’ve received two amazing sales notifications for St. Lucia; one from a luxury hotel, and one from an airline – presto… a really great vacation opportunity! The five-star luxury adult’s-only boutique hotel, Rendezvous Resort on St. Lucia, is inviting travelers from the USA and […]

April 27, 2010 | By | Reply More
Yippie – Turks & Caicos Is On Sale!

Yippie – Turks & Caicos Is On Sale!

Those of you who know me well, know that although I’ve traveled all across the globe, Turks and Caicos is the only destination I’ve ever seriously considered moving to.  Yes, it’s that wonderful!  Spectacular beaches, aquamarine and electric blue ocean, friendly locals, world renowned bone fishing, an eclectic array of restaurants, and gorgeous upscale resorts […]

March 18, 2010 | By | 2 Replies More
Free Companion Airfare To The Bahamas

Free Companion Airfare To The Bahamas

The Bahamas Tourism Bureau has announced the extension of their winter promotion – free companion airfare for travel to the Bahamas through December 22, 2010 (two for the price of one!!) Travelers who book a 4 night stay by March 3rd at participating hotels in Nassau, Paradise Island, Grand Bahama Island and The Out Islands […]

February 16, 2010 | By | Reply More
Cat Island Bahamas – The Paradise You’ve Been Dreaming Of!

Cat Island Bahamas – The Paradise You’ve Been Dreaming Of!

Don’t wait another minute to discover Cat Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas – you’ll find miles and miles of gorgeous (undeveloped) beachfront and delightful laid-back intimate resorts.  I’m just back from a fabulous vacation at the Fernandez Bay Village on Cat Island and can’t wait to go back again. If you’re looking […]

February 15, 2010 | By | 1 Reply More
Cat Island Adventure – Day Two

Cat Island Adventure – Day Two

We’ve been on Cat Island at the Fernandez Bay Village for just over 24 hours and have already begun to loose track of what day of the week it is.  Yesterday afternoon we  meandered among the 17 cottages and villas- all perched just off the water’s edge on Fernandez Bay.  SeaGrape is our home for […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
Cat Island – Day One

Cat Island – Day One

Just a quick post to say we’ve arrived at Cat Island in the Out Islands of the Bahamas – piece of cake.  A quick non-stop flight to Nassau on JetBlue ($104 each way) and then Tony the owner of Fernandez Bay Village ‘picked us up’ in his pvt plane for the half hour flight to […]

February 3, 2010 | By | Reply More
The Best Italian Food In The Caribbean

The Best Italian Food In The Caribbean

The best Italian food in the Caribbean might be at sea! Can’t decide between a European vacation or a Caribbean cruise this year?   No problem – experience both!  Take a deeply discounted Caribbean cruise on an Italian cruise line to  enjoy the cuisine of the Mediterranean, the culture and ambiance of Italy, (not to […]

December 8, 2009 | By | Reply More
Come Fly-Away to St. Lucia – JetBlue's Newest Destination

Come Fly-Away to St. Lucia – JetBlue's Newest Destination

JetBlue is expanding it’s reach route by route with an eye to destinations in the Caribbean this winter.  Recently Barbados was added to the offerings, and today St. Lucia joins the JetBlue family of destinations as well.  JetBlue will offer three flights weekly between JFK and St. Lucia on Monday, Thursday and Sunday, offering the […]

October 26, 2009 | By | Reply More
Believe Your Eyes – USVI Hotel Stays For 25 Cents Per Night!

Believe Your Eyes – USVI Hotel Stays For 25 Cents Per Night!

Beginning today (10/9/09) and continuing for the next 25 days, hotel rooms in the US Virgin Islands will be on sale for the incredible sum of 25 cents per night! This “cent-sensational” promotion celebrates the introduction of the freshly minted US quarter of the USVI which begins circulation today.  Reservations can be made through BookIt.com […]

October 9, 2009 | By | Reply More
Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med Jumps On The Discount Bandwagon – $799 pp for 7 Nights!

Club Med, long known for providing it’s guests with 24 hours of fun, and the first resorts to offer all inclusive vacation pricing, is making a big splash this fall with its “7 day Weekend” promotion.  Stay 7 nights for the price of 3 – that’s $799 per person all-inclusive, whether you’re traveling as a […]

September 22, 2009 | By | Reply More
Teach The Whole Family To Sail On Your Next Vacation

Teach The Whole Family To Sail On Your Next Vacation

To impart the love of sailing and the thrill of skimming across sparkling aqua waters in a tropical paradise is a magnificent gift to share with every member of your family. Some sports are best learned in childhood – swimming, sailing, skating skiing….. here is one of the world’s best places to introduce your family […]

July 29, 2009 | By | Reply More
The Out Islands of the Bahamas Are Heavenly In Spring

The Out Islands of the Bahamas Are Heavenly In Spring

It’s been a long cold winter and you haven’t had a good dose of sunshine and sand between your toes in a long time. Spring breezes may have you itching to dig in the garden, but for me, Spring brings yearnings for crystal clear waters lapping on endless miles of pristine beaches. Yes my friends, May and […]

April 21, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Honeymoon Help Just For Guys

Honeymoon Help Just For Guys

All across the world left hands are sparkling with new diamond engagement rings presented to loved ones during the holidays.  Future brides will gleefully dive into books, magazines and wedding expos to guide them on their way, but who will help the grooms plan a perfect honeymoon??  The pressure is on guys! But fear not […]

January 11, 2009 | By | 1 Reply More
Find Vacation Spots That Are HOT All Winter Long

Find Vacation Spots That Are HOT All Winter Long

“I want to vacation someplace where it’s HOT this winter, where should I go?”  How many times have I been asked this question? – more than I can count!  Well, there’s finally a great website that answers – Where’s Hot When – or even warm or rainy, all in a brightly colored topo map.  (Oh […]

November 13, 2008 | By More
Sandals Goes Mainstream With A New Budget-Minded Resort Brand

Sandals Goes Mainstream With A New Budget-Minded Resort Brand

Yippeeee, Sandals Corporation has announced the creation of a new resort brand targeted at budget minded travelers.  We’ve all seen the glossy Sandals  brochures filled with smiling vacationers frolicking on powdery white sand beaches bordered by colorful resorts properties.  Your smile may have wavered however when you priced the cost of a vacation at one […]

September 8, 2008 | By | 1 Reply More
Edgy Chic Night Clubs – The Latest Trend in Cruising

Edgy Chic Night Clubs – The Latest Trend in Cruising

Move over Vegas, Miami and Ibiza, Norwegian Cruise Lines’ new F3 ships are planning the worlds swankiest, edgiest nightclubs on land or sea. Due to debut in 2010, two F3 series ships now in construction will break the cruising mold. No more lethargic midnight buffets, their unconventional adults only nightclubs will rock the boat all […]

August 7, 2008 | By | Reply More
Fly Free to the Caribbean with Sandals – But Book Fast!

Fly Free to the Caribbean with Sandals – But Book Fast!

It’s not often that a offer as good as this one comes along – Sandals Resorts are offering to fly you for free to one their Caribbean Resorts and give you up 30% off their standard room rates as well. Wow, forget the staycation and all the airline bad news, Sandals will fly you away […]

July 23, 2008 | By | Reply More
Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

Find Your Perfect Beach Vacation – Automatically

What’s your definition of an ideal beach? It’s a bit different for each of us. For me it’s a long stretch of fine sand that curves to a distant point (not so soft that your foot sinks in and your can’t walk well – sure I’m choosy, this is my fantasy!). The waves should be […]

April 9, 2008 | By | Reply More
10 Ways to Save Money On Board a Cruiseship

10 Ways to Save Money On Board a Cruiseship

You’ll need these money saving tips while on board your next cruise because we all know the cruise reservation price is just the beginning! The cruise lines are hoping you’ll spend twice your initial expenditure on fine wines, pool side drinks, shore excursions, at the gift shop and in the casino. It’s all about finding […]

April 1, 2008 | By | 7 Replies More