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How to Avoid Getting Scammed When Booking Travel Online

You’re probably here because you either love to travel or you’re looking to fall in love with travel. We can tell you there’s sooooo much to love about travel, whether you’re going on a huge international trip or taking a mini-vacation in your home state. But like all good things in life, sometimes travel can have some low points. And sometimes not every company you book with is looking out for your best interest. You’ve probably heard lots of horror stories of people who purchased tickets or vacation packages online and they didn’t get what they thought they were getting. Read More

Family Vacation: State Park Edition

Family adventure time! But where to, and how? You want a true outdoor experience. You want the sheer awe of the natural world to grab onto your children and peel their eyes off their phones instead of having to do it yourself for once. This can only mean one thing: Road trip time! Of course tons of National Parks are suited for this. But here’s another list of big artillery to add to your toolbox in the battle against Candy Crush and Tik Tok.  Never underestimate the greatness of a state park State parks don’t always get the same attention Read More

August Bridal / Wedding / Honeymoon Headlines

Bridal Guide recommends “Instagram-worthy” honeymoon spots and the best all-inclusive U.S. resorts – plus, it warns against the 10 biggest post-wedding mistakes couples make. WeddingBells.ca suggests planning honeymoons in Iceland – and, the best ways couples’ wedding parties can help them plan things. This article suggests perfect U.S. road trips for honeymooners. Here’s a groom in trouble – he spent $8,000 of the couple’s honeymoon fund on a gaming PC. This bride canceled her Destination Wedding – after 40 guests had already paid for their own trips – to use the wedding funds for a house down payment (instead of Read More

Take the Stress out of Leaving for Vacation

Vacation should be pure bliss. It’s indulging in everything you ordinarily say “no” to. Vacation is taking the stress out of your everyday life, serving as a break from all the things that keep you up at night. It’s the opportunity to take the biggest inhale and exhale of the year. Planning, packing, leaving the house, and actually getting to the vacation part, however, can often be stressful. So much so that you feel like you need a vacation from getting ready for this current vacation. And while you’ve taken a huge chunk of the stress out by entrusting us Read More

The Ultimate Guide to Fiji’s Islands

Fiji is a dream destination for beach lovers, surf lovers, resort goers, divers, snorkelers, rainforest hikers, adventurers, and you. There is no shortage of things to do and sights to see. There is a reason why you’ve seen dozens of films and tv shows shot from here. Fiji is absolutely gorgeous. So now that you have found why the tropical paradise of Fiji is for you, we have one more small hurdle left in planning. You have 333 islands to choose from. Yes, Fiji is made up of 333 islands, many with their own unique feel and offerings. Luckily for Read More

Your Custom Vacation in Fiji: Namale Resort and Spa

One of the most common questions we get from travelers is, “How do I choose where to go on vacation?!” The options are honestly overwhelming. Take into account time of year, weather, budget, distance/travel time to get to a given location (3 layovers? really?), and it all becomes a little stressful. Really how in the world can anyone decide on where in the world to take a dream vacation? You can scroll Instagram until your fingers hurt looking for destination inspiration. Or you can take our word and head to Namale Resort and Spa in Fiji – one of our Read More

How One Couple Saved Their Honeymoon

All that remained of Rick and Tina’s perfect wedding was the cake in the freezer to eat on their anniversary. A few leftover ingredients from the s’mores bar that was a hit with the kids are also around and a whole lot of memories are wrapped up in close to a million pictures. Now it was time for an idyllic honeymoon in Bali. Except on Tuesday morning, the alarm didn’t go off and the happy couple woke up in a panic. Too late to make their flight to Los Angeles, this also meant they’d miss their connecting flight from Singapore Read More

July Bridal / Wedding / Honeymoon Headlines

Destination I Do recommends “must have” clothing items for honeymooning brides. Due to Covid-19, microweddings and minimonies may be here to stay … and, this New York Times article concurs. Bridal Guide shares ideas for making small weddings spectacular – plus, it’s collected great suggestions for beach weddings and this checklist of wedding day timing dos and don’ts. More couples have asked wedding guests to “unplug” at their ceremonies (before Covid-19 disrupted so many weddings, that is). If you think you’re under pressure these days, check out this wedding where a bride is glued to her laptop instead of the Read More

Everything you need to know about visiting Fiji

We all want the most out of vacation. When we sit at home and envision our ideal trip, we want vacation to be magical with great weather, fun activities, endless memories and smiles all around. And a large part of the success of a vacation is dependent on the location. Otherwise it’s like trying to make a beautiful cake out of a heap of eggs and sugar with no flour. One of our very favorite locations to ensure your vacation is absolutely worth your time and money is the lovely island nation of Fiji. And “lovely” can be applied to Read More

Jamaica Destination Wedding Inspiration: Kristin and Salvatore

Kristin and Salvatore didn’t initially plan on having a wedding at all, let alone a destination wedding. They’ve been together for years and share a home with their three daughters. It’s a well-established relationship and lifestyle. For years their lives have already looked like they were happily married with a family, happily settled in at home.  But with neither having traveled outside of the country before, they decided it was time for a big trip. Something totally new and foreign to them – somewhere international.  “I wanted to go on a vacation. Let’s go somewhere we’ve never been. Let’s get Read More