How to Plan the Perfect Vacation (Part 2)

January 3rd, 2018

‘Work hard and play hard’ is a mantra for a lot of hardworking Jamaicans.  They believe that while things are rough there is no reason to withhold their ‘fun times’.  As a result many vacations are set aside as times to party and relax. As a follow up to a previous post here are some [...]


How to plan for the perfect vacation! (Part 1)

December 10th, 2017

A lot of people work with vacation days in mind.  They eagerly check the days that are left and breathe a sigh of relief when the day finally arrives! The vacation that they have in mind often is not a reality due to a lack of proper planning. What plans do you need to have [...]


Are you counting down?

October 1st, 2017

It seems as if Decemberis much more anticipated more than any other month.  This time of year people start counting down because they plan to take on home improvement projects or go on overseas trips. What should you do before you plan for your vacation this year? Travel Changes It’s important to check if the travel [...]


All-Inclusive Hotels – Worth the cost?

August 10th, 2015

For those of us who are languishing in Kingston’s hot dry weather it is like being hit with a blast of cool when we get a chance to take a trip to the country. Country trips are an inherent part of summer vacations in Jamaica.  The trip usually surrounds family and the activities are geared [...]


Enjoying a vacation while on a budget!

December 10th, 2014

Everyone loves vacation days. I am one of those  people who eagerly strike the days off the calendar as I count down to vacation. Even if the days are not very many, there is still much anticipation as the year winds to a close. Those of us who are struggling with our heavy financial obligations [...]


Travel Tips for Consumers!

July 12th, 2014

This time of year signals the start of vacation season. Schools have closed their doors for two months and those persons who saved up their vacation time find that they have two weeks of freedom. Those who are smart savers might have even managed to put aside enough funds that will allow them to splurge [...]