Review: Generations Resort Riviera Maya

Review: Generations Resort Riviera Maya

I recently had the privilege of staying at Generations Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive resort in Mexico. After an uneventful flight we waited through the line at customs, claimed our luggage, and were met by a representative from Lomas Travel who escorted us to our...

How to Stay Healthy on Vacation

How to Stay Healthy on Vacation

Is it possible to vacation while staying healthy? It's that time of year where we're all making New Years resolutions and starting to make our plans for the year! Many people plan to "get healthy" or lose weight, and the anticipation of a well-deserved vacation is a...

What does a travel agent really do for you?

What does a travel agent really do for you?

“Travel agents? Those are still around?” Why yes! Yes, we are. I hear that more often than you might think, usually followed with “So…what exactly do you do?”
As a travel agent I spend a lot of my time dealing with problems so that my clients don’t have to. When you book with an agent, if your trip is impacted by a hurricane, something comes up and you have to cancel or reschedule, or if something is just not going right, you don’t have to be the one sitting on hold with the airline or the resort getting frustrated! It’s our job to take care of those things so that you don’t have to.

Top 5 Reasons to Vacation in Hawaii

Top 5 Reasons to Vacation in Hawaii

You might think Hawaii is only for tourists. Well I am here to happily tell you, that is a myth. Yes, there are resorts on some Hawaiian beaches that cater to the “touristy” traveler with leis, fruity drinks, and umbrellas on the beach if that is your thing.  However,...

The Real Benefits of Travel

The Real Benefits of Travel

“America is a melting pot”. We have heard that saying our entire lives, but what does it mean exactly? It means that our American culture was built on the mixing and mingling of other countries cultures. Pizza is one of American’s favorite foods, but it is not our...

Smaller Islands of Hawaii – Kauai, Molokai and Lanai

Smaller Islands of Hawaii – Kauai, Molokai and Lanai

You may have heard the phrase “bigger is better”, but no one knows that this is not true like native Hawaiians. Home to many islands big and small, the smaller islands hold just as much fun and adventure as the larger ones. They can also offer tourists a more...

Oahu

Oahu

Oahu may not be the largest island in Hawaii, but it is one of the more popular. It is home to the capital, movie sets, and one of our nation’s most tragic sites. A visit to this island will be packed with culture, history, and tons of fun.     To start your...

Maui, the Island for Romance

Maui, the Island for Romance

Have you always dreamed of a tropical vacation, but don't want to leave the country? Hawaii is probably a good option for you, then! The plane ride is a bit longer, it's true, but you won't need a passport and you don’t have to go through customs. There is some...

Hawaii The Big Island

Hawaii The Big Island

  Sometimes it is hard to believe Hawaii is one of our 50 states. It almost seems too good to be true. You have to go out of the country to find a tropical paradise, right? Fortunately, in our case the answer is no. You do have to leave the continental U.S. but...