Wedding Planning 101: What to Start Planning First

Getting engaged is such an exciting time, especially when you start planning your big day. There is so much that goes into planning a wedding that it’s often difficult to know where to start. If you and your partner would like to start planning your wedding day, here is what you should focus on first: Set a Date Before you start searching for the perfect destination, resort and/or venue, you’re going to need to have a date in mind. Also keep in mind that not all resorts a

Celebrating Your Special Occasion in the Caribbean

Hey my travel friends! Life is full of wonderful reasons to celebrate: Love, Family, Friends, and even Yourself! If you are anticipating an upcoming special occasion – say a graduation or career promotion, a special anniversary, a renewal of wedding vows, maybe even a milestone birthday – there’s no better way to celebrate than with an extra dose of pizzazz and flair. And what could be more indulgent than sharing a fun and unique travel experience with the people closest to y

5 Reasons You'll Fall in Love With Aruba

Hey friends!! Do you remember that swoon-worthy song by the Beach Boys called Kokomo? You know, the one that goes: "Aruba, Jamaica, oh I want to take ya Bermuda, Bahama, come on pretty mama Key Largo, Montego, baby why don't we go, Jamaica Off the Florida Keys, there's a place called Kokomo That's where you want to go to get away from it all Bodies in the sand, tropical drink melting in your hand We'll be falling in love to the rhythm of a steel drum band Down in Kokomo" I be

The Top "Hidden Gem" Restaurants of Las Vegas

Hey Travel Peeps, On my last trip to Las Vegas I discovered some great hidden gem restaurants and wanted to share them with you. Las Vegas is known for it's abundance of buffets, but I wanted something different to eat. I asked the locals where their favorite places were to experience something different. They were a wealth of information and gave me lots of suggestions. Here are a few of my favorites that are close to The Strip. If you are looking for a romantic and elegant

Snapshot: Imagine Your “Best Day Ever” In Cancun at Breathless Riviera

Hey travel friends!! If you're looking for the perfect Cancun get-away, I highly recommend Breathless Riviera Cancun. I was lucky enough to stay at the beautiful Breathless Riviera Cancun twice last year (it’s also a fan favorite).  The first visit was a romantic get-away with my hubby, and the second time was a much needed fun girls trip.  I had a FANTASTIC time during both trips! Besides the fact that the rooms are super contemporary, the food is incredible, and the grounds

Warning: Three Common Travel Planning Scams To Avoid

We all want to get the most bang for our buck when planning our vacations, and we all want to find great deals while we are traveling. So, it’s wise to keep an eye out for potential savings or "good deals" on unique items when we’re exploring travel to other states, cultures, and countries, right? The problem, of course, is that scammers know we are looking...and they’re looking for us! Here are 3 of the most common travel planning scams — and some easy tips to help you or so

Dare to be Magical at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Shutterbuttons Exclusive

Looking for something different to do with the family or your friends on your next long weekend or break? Are you a Harry Potter fan like me? If you answered yes, consider taking a trip with the newly enhanced Wizarding World of Harry Potter Vacation Package. One of it's greatest attributes is the Shutterbuttons Photography Studio!! Have you ever dreamed of being a part of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter? You know, really picture yourself there? Well, Shutterbutton’s at U

Top 3 Destinations For A Romantic Spring Break

Traveling in the spring does mean that you are more likely to be surrounded by spring breakers. So, if you’re looking for a relaxing escape, you probably want to steer away from traditional spring break destinations that attract undergrads and families. Where should you go instead? These destinations offer romance and relaxation, without the crowds. ANTIQUA If it’s a beach vacation your clients are looking for, then they will fall for Antigua’s 365 white sand beaches and aqua