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5 Things to Consider on Your Next Cruise

By Margaret Kan | Dec 4, 2023

Here are some tips to keep in mind while you are planning your next cruise vacation. A cruise vacation is one of the best solutions for families and people with different interests. However, it is

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5 Reasons to Book a Cruise

By Margaret Kan | Dec 4, 2023

Cruises can be a wonderful way to explore the world and make lasting memories with loved ones. Here are some of the reasons why cruises are an ideal choice for family vacations: 1. All-Inclusive Vacation:

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Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana? What if I am not a Jimmy Buffet fan?

By Margaret Kan | Nov 17, 2022

Margaritaville Island Reserve Resorts are a group of hotels in the Caribbean themed to Jimmy Buffet. I had the opportunity to stay at Margaritaville Island Reserva Cap Cana in early September with a group of

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Travel Insurance

By Margaret Kan | Dec 7, 2020

Travel insurance is something I never thought about. It always seemed to be an add on much like the extended warranties on microwave ovens. Then the pandemic hit. I realized, the unexpected happens. I was

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Paradise Pier Hotel, Breakfast with Mickey, Disneyland

Renting Disney Vacation Club Points

By Margaret Kan | Nov 18, 2020

One of my best finds in vacationing has been the renting of Disney Vacation Club points. This find has saved our family thousands of dollars every vacation we used it. In some cases, rather than

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas-A family destination?

By Margaret Kan | Oct 16, 2020

Las Vegas is an amazing city. Whether for a weekend of carefree fun or a home base for exploring the great deserts of the west, Las Vegas will amaze you with luxurious hotel rooms, amazing

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Live Like a Tourist Part 2: Oxnard and the Channel Islands

By Margaret Kan | Sep 22, 2020

We have lived in California for 15 years. We have always wanted to explore the central coast, but we never have. As part of my personal project to get to know California, I looked on

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Banff, Lake Louise, Canada

The Beauty of One on One Travel

By Margaret Kan | Sep 10, 2020

So many times I have found myself with just one kid, or all of the kids and my husband had to stay home. As your family grows, it gets harder to find a time when

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Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Live Like a Tourist Part 1: Santa Cruz

By Margaret Kan | Aug 23, 2020

The trend today is to “travel like a local”.  There is so much local culture to be absorbed wherever you go. Whether it is the surfer culture of Santa Cruz or the cafe life of

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