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The Hidden Gems of Bar Harbor, Maine Worth Exploring

Where are you vacationing this summer? Florida, Bahamas, California, Cancun? These are all great destinations that are beautiful and full of adventure. How about a destination that is within driving distance? Bar Harbor, Maine Bar Harbor is a stunning town located on Maine’s Mount Desert Island which is next to Acadia National Park. This destination…

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Meet The Reef of Cozumel

This island of Cozumel is a gateway into a magical land for divers of all experience levels. Echo for its own slice of paradise. Cozumel is the ideal day-trip where there is an amazing reef system. With only 26 miles to explore this little island hosts over 2.5 million tourists each year. It is known…

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13 Of The Best Adventure Travel Tips From A NH Travel Agency

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After more than twenty years in the travel industry, I have learned my fair share of lessons in traveling. Some of the travel mishaps I have seen can be avoided in traveling. You can’t plan for everything, but you can plan for a lot of things. Here are 20 adventure travel tips from a NH…

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Upper Valley Travel Agent Tips: Top 5 Foods to Eat When in Jamaica

Jamaica is a great place to visit during the winter months of New England. There is a broad range of exciting culinary influences and flavors. Here are some of the top Jamaican dishes to try next time you travel abroad. 1 Callaloo This dish is primarily made up of greens and is made throughout the…

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What are the most common mistakes traveler’s make?

What are the best-kept secrets of being a great traveler? Some might think to keep a checklist, reading the rules and not making any assumptions about where you are staying. All of these sounds great and easy, but many times things said are easier than done. Here are some common mistakes that even the smarter…

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My ST. Lucia Vacation Destination Was Simply Beautiful

St. Lucia is one of those vacation destinations that most travelers dream about. This small tropical lush with amazing vegetation and view that will take your breath away is truly a wonderland. The St. Lucian Islands are located in the Caribbean chain, between Martinique and St. Vincent. It is relatively a small island that is…

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NH Travel Agent: The Ultimate Guide to South American Vacations

South America is one of those vacation destinations that has captivated travelers around the globe for decades with it breathe-taking natural beauty and cultural wonders. There are so many vacation destinations that you could go on; there simply is no way to fit all of them into one article. Here is a quick guide from…

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10 NH Travel Agents Secret Spots You Have To See In London

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London, England dates back to 43 AD and is the capital of England. It also is the most populous city in the United Kingdom. It has an amazing and rich history that spans 2,000 years. It’s no wonder NH Travel Agents have some secret spots that are hidden gems you have to see for yourself. …

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Four Breath Taking Amazing Vacation Destinations

There are a lot of amazing destinations that you can travel to throughout the world. At times, it may seem like we live in a small world with all of the communication devices that we have. But when you get outside of your normal environment and travel to different destinations throughout the globe, you realize…

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Why use a travel agent for booking your vacation?

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Why use a travel agent, when so many online resources make possible to plan a vacation on your own? That’s actually a great question! Continue reading to find the answer. Utilizing a travel agent is free. So, there’s absolutely no reason not to take advantage of the service he or she provides. Not only does…

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Riviera Maya is My Next Winter Break Vacation Destination

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Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula Caribbean Coast stretches from Cancun to Belize. In that stretch, there is a slice of heaven called the Riviera Maya. The Riviera Maya has one of the most beautiful turquoise seas in the world. With its powder fine sand and amazing beaches, you would be foolish not to travel to this oasis.…

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NH Travel Agent Insider’s Guide To Port Orleans, Disney World

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Step back in a time where the white-column mansions and Magnolias bloomed along the Louisiana Bayou. Walt Disney World will dive you deep into the culture of the quaint backwoods cottage and pristine white mansions as you walk along the Sassagoula River in the French Quarter. Get ready to tempt your taste buds with specialty…

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10 Best Places to Visit in Belize: Belize Vacation [VIDEO]

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Belize is truly a magical place. With one part in the Central American jungle and the other in the Caribbean Sea, it’s no wonder Belize is becoming an adventurous and enchanting place to vacation. In the jungles of Belize, there is over 570 species of birds not to mention spider monkeys, peccaries and many other…

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A Vast Array of Island Destinations: The Caribbean

Imagine crystal clear water that slowly rolls up to your feet buried in the sand while lounging under a palm tree. The warmth of the sun breathing against your skin while a pina colada cools you! It may sound like an impossible dream, but the Caribbean offers a variety of possibilities from the affordable to…

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What’s It Like To Stay At The Mandapa, Ritz Carlton Reserve, Indonesia

This truly is one of the most magnificent luxury resorts in the world. When you stay here you embark on a journey into the extraordinary. The hotel and surrounding grounds are known for its natural beauty. This resort captures the majesty of Bali through seclusion, cultural richness and award-winning service. Surrounded my by verdant rice…

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The Best Places To Travel To During Winter Months

This winter’s forecast is looking cold and snowy. According to Farmer’s Almanac, this years winter season is going to be a mild and normal season. Many of us look forward to our winter vacation breaks. Here are some winter destination ideas for your winter vacation.    San Juan, Puerto Rico This is one destination that is…

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5 Fantastic Vacation Ideas For St John Vacation

Saint John is one of the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. When you vacation at St. John there is more than enough to do there for activities. With over 186 things to do, you will not get bored anytime soon vacationing there. There are over 116 restaurants to dine at and take in the great…

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3 Secrets That Nobody Told You About a Peru Vacation

Peru vacations are full of fascinating ruins, bustling cities, amazing landscapes, lots of jungle and wild rivers to ride down. Peru is the birthplace of the ancient civilization the Incan Empire. Peru is one of those vacation destinations that top the charts of the world’s most amazing attractions. From the world’s highest lake to hiking…

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Insider Tips for Traveling to Jamaica this Winter Vacation

Jamaica is one of the jewels in the Caribbean. Jamaica is a country that just cries out to the world to be explored. With a vast array of things to do like: bathing in the sun swimming in the crystal blue water underwater exploration hikes into amazing jungles going out for a river-bound excursion for…

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NH Travel Agent Tips: What Are The Best Hotels For Fall Colors?

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This September, October, and November in New England begins the leaf peeping season. This is the time of year that thousands flock to New England for the fall foliage annual changing of tree colors. Most people are aware that the holiday season is just around the corner and normally stay put in November. As a…

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10 Reasons Why You Need Travel Insurance for Your Next Trip

The last thing that you want to think about when on vacation is what to do in an emergency situation. There are thousands of scenarios that could cause you to cancel your trip once you are on vacation. It can be very challenging dealing with an emergency or any situation that may cause you to…

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Why I choose a Disney All Inclusive Vacation for my next vacation

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Disney all-inclusive vacations might just be the trick if you’re ready for a happily ever after family trip. An all-inclusive vacation to Disney World can make this dream come true, and all-inclusive options help make it affordable for many travelers. Family trips to Disney World can be expensive once you add up all the individual…

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NH Travel Agent Tips: Beware Of Experiential Travel Programs

In the last year or so, the term “experiential travel” has popped up in the industry. The idea behind this craze right now is to get people to not get travelers but to actually live it like you are a real traveler. Wikipedia describes this as, “The goal is to more deeply understand a travel destination’s…

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The 5 Hottest Trending Spots For 2017 Summer Vacations

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Schools out, the summer weather is finally here, and you’re sitting down to plan your families summer vacation for this year. Depending on what your budget is, you can spend a little or a lot of money on your summer vacation. The great thing about summer is the amount of budget friendly destinations to have…

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Where Are The Best Places To Vacation In June?

Schools out, Spring’s over and Summer is in the air. There is so much to be happy about this month and next month. I love this time of year with the spring showers and sunny days in the 60’s and 70’s. It’s not too hot and not too cold, just right!  This is the time…

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Five Things To Do When Vacationing In Iceland

Iceland is one of those countries that you may not think about for a vacation. It is one of my favorite countries in the world because of the natural wonders! Here are five of the top things to see or do in Iceland.    Whale Watching Several companies in Iceland take you out for whale…

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Aruba the Quintessential Caribbean All-Inclusive Vacation Destination

Aruba is the quintessential Caribbean All-Inclusive Vacation island with its sun and crystal clear seas and powdery white sand beaches. Aruba is another great destination that seems lost in a time warp. Time will slow way down when you vacation here to a very pleasant crawl while you enjoy the amazing beauty of this amazing…

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8 of My Best Travel Tips After 10+ Years Of Traveling

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After working in this industry for more than 10+ years, I have learned a few tips and tricks to make life a little easier when traveling. Some of these Travel Tips can be avoided, and some are just part of traveling abroad. You can plan for most things in life, but unfortunately, you can’t plan for…

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4 Tips for Your Dominican Republic Vacation

Are you a first-time visitor or a repeat vacationer of the Dominican Republic. Traveling to a new tropical vacation spot is full of fun, an adventure that will give you wonderful stories to share with all of your friends and family when you get home. When you prepare for your overseas trip, you want to…

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10 Caribbean Vacation Tips to Keep You Safe at Your Destination

The Caribbean is a great place to travel to for your next vacation. There are dozens of destinations and hundreds of activities to take advantage of while in the Caribbean. But what you don’t hear a lot about are some of the challenges of traveling to another country and different culture. In this article, we…

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Five Of The Best Cities In The World To Visit

This is my own list of five of the best cities in this amazing world to visit. Here it goes… Major cities, lights, and urban life provide an endless flow of ideas for vacation ideas. I put together a list of the best cities to visit based on many factors. Things like a city’s beauty,…

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The Economics of Flying In Different Airline Classes

Have you every wondered how the different classes on an international flight are classified. This video by Wendover Productions did a great video explaining the different classes in an airplane and the economics of each class. This interesting information for the person that fly’s on a regular basis or for the person that is thinking about traveling…

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20 Of The Best Spring Vacation Ideas For 2017, Part 3

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This is our last installment of the Best Spring Vacation destinations for 2017. Here are the last 5 destinations that are voted the best vacation spots for the spring season. After a long cold winter any vacation spots away from snow, ice and rain is likely to be better. Once you have read through these…

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20 Of The Best Spring Vacation Ideas For 2017, Part 2

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Last week we talked about the first 8 destinations that were perfect for springtime vacation destinations. Here are the next 7 of the destinations that are hailed as the Best Spring Vacation destinations.  #9 San Diego, California Mild weather, flowers blooming and one of the largest flow tent shows in the world take place here.…

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20 Of The Best Spring Vacation Ideas For 2017, Part 1

Spring time is almost here! Even though in New England we have not had a hard winter, looking forward to Spring time is great. Spring is the ideal time to visit many places throughout the world. What makes it the best time is being able to avoid peak travel times and avoiding the crowds.  Traveling…

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Keys To Traveling The World is Using Credit Cards Wisely

Most airlines and hotel chains have co-branded credit cards. Most of these cards allow you to accrue points to be used for travel or products.   Some credit card companies offer huge sign-up bonuses after you are approved.   I earn miles and points on different credit cards each month as I make my regular…

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What Is The Disney Vacation Club? [VIDEO]

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Many families and couples vacation at Disney Resorts throughout the year. Have you heard of the Disney Vacation Club? Here is a video explaining the benefits of joining the Disney Vacation Club.  Here is a brief through some of the Club Disney Resorts. 

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When is the best time to book my winter break vacation?

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If you’re thinking about booking a winter break vacation, but aren’t quite sure when to start, the following information is meant for you. Obviously, you don’t want to wait until the last minute, unless it’s a spur-of-the-moment trip. Waiting increases the chances of higher rates and reduced availability, unless you have the luck of the…

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Five Of The Best Warm Weather Vacation Spots

  1. Anguilla, Maundays Bay The average temperature in January is 83 degrees. This village of bone-white Greco-Moorish buildings cluster exotically along the Maundays Bay. Surrounding this stylish dwelling is 180 acres of more than sixty thousand flowering plants. There are more seventy impeccably maintained beachfront guest rooms that open wide to ocean front dreams. …

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Top 10 Fun Vacation Places To Go In Jamaica

1 – Bob Marley Museum The museum is situated on the site of the legendary musician’s home, which he purchased in 1975. This house, featuring 19th-century architecture, was Marley’s home until his death in 1981. It was converted into a museum six years later by his wife, Mrs Rita Marley. The main museum displays Marley’s…

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7 Things NEVER To Do At Airport Security

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Who really enjoys going through airport security? It is a necessary precaution to keep people safe when traveling around the world. The best that anyone can hope for is short lines and to get through security quickly. This means being prepared and not doing things that can get you in trouble with TSA. Here are…

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Escape The Winter Cold With A Vacation To Maui, Hawaii [VIDEOS]

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Maui is one of the vacation destinations that everyone wants to go to. There is an average of 2.5 million visitors to Maui each year. This is one of my favorite spots to vacation. Here is a quick guide to Maui for your winter vacation this year.  Maui Beaches There are beaches spread out throughout…

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How To Deal With Vacation Disasters While On Vacation

Vacation Disaster

When it comes to vacation travel, all of us like to focus on the positive and memorable aspects of the vacation. We look forward to the sights we will see, the experiences in a new culture and the fun we’ll have. What happens when disaster strikes while you are on vacation?   Types of disasters…

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NH Travel Agency Guide To Planning A Cancun Vacation

Cancun is an amazing place to vacation during the winter months. It has everything that you would want in a vacation destination: shopping, spas, sports, beaches and a great Mexican culture. Here is your NH Travel Agency guide to vacationing in Cancun, Mexico.  When Should You Go?  You don’t have to worry about the sun…

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Upper Valley Winter Travel Survival Tips In Your Car

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We live in New England and most winters people are prepared for the onslaught of snow. What happens when you are not? You might not have ever been stuck in your car during a snow storm, but here are some Winter Travel tips to survive if you do find yourself stranded in your vehicle this…

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5 Weird and Interesting Places To Visit In New Hampshire

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New Hampshire is the Live Free or Die state and sometimes that means we do some kind of weird things. There also are some pretty weird but interesting places to see in the Granite State. Here are just 5 of those odd places you should see right in your own backyard.    1 America’s Stone…

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