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5 of the Most Unique Cruises in the World

Have you ever dreamed of spending your vacation surrounded by like-minded people with the same interests as you? We all have our passions that drive us and excite us, and when considering the best vacation to truly refresh yourself, everyone should consider their own hobbies and interests.  What if we Read More

The Eight Best Family Activities in Japan

Finding the perfect location to take your family on vacation can be difficult. Everyone has different interests, weather preferences, and vacation aspirations. And there’s always that one family member who decides days before the trip begins that they’re exclusively eating peanut butter (smooth) and raspberry jam (seedless) sandwiches for every Read More

Awaken Travels Travel Talk April 19, 2022

Awaken Travels’ owner Cindi Sanden and agents Teresa DeGraff discuss travel news. The Latest Wedding and Honeymoon Headlines: This article says the newest romance trend is “honeymoon renewals” – couples redoing and upgrading their first honeymoon that may have been subpar due to COVID-19 or financial stresses … The New York Times says plain white wedding Read More

6 Destinations Ideas For A Wonderful November Honeymoon

November is an ideal month to head out on your honeymoon. You hit the perfect sweet spot balance of a romantic holiday festive feel without the tremendous crowds that can descend upon the major destinations once December rolls around.  Once people start taking their family vacations in early December, many Read More

7 Items to Pack for an Incredible Family Vacation

Have I packed everything we’ll need for this family vacation? Is there anything I forgot that will cause a midnight Target run six hours before departure? We all ask ourselves these questions before any big vacation and especially on family vacation when others could be relying on our packing prowess. Read More

The Best Places to Honeymoon in September

September is one of the best months to honeymoon. It’s often the beginning of the slower season for travel with school back in session and most summer weddings over. September weather is a transitional time, but often that means more comfortable temperatures somewhere on the moderate side of warm but Read More

The 7 Best Destinations for Underwater Exploration

Snorkeling might just be the single most fun thing a nature lover can do in the water. If you have ever considered planning a trip with some great snorkeling involved, or perhaps even a trip entirely around an epic snorkel trip, we are here to help! Below are some of Read More