Congratulations to the 2017 LoveShack Vacations Agent of the Year!

By Dezaree Stack on April 10, 2018

  We are so incredibly proud to announce our LoveShack Vacations Agent of the Year, Erika Lafata! Erika was not only named the top-producing LoveShack Vacations agent for 2017, but she also earned the Rookie of the Year award from LoveShack Vacations’ parent company, KHM Travel Group. Erika joined LoveShack Vacations as a romance travel... Read More

All About the Upgrade

By Melissa Rice on April 4, 2018

How do you take a good vacation and make it great? It’s all about the upgrades! Even if you’re watching your budget, adding a few special touches can make all the difference in your travel experience. Those details are often the most memorable parts of your trip— especially for a honeymoon, anniversary, or destination wedding.... Read More

Trending Now: Travel Safety

By Melissa Rice on March 26, 2018

Whether you watch the news or just skim your Facebook feed, you’re probably aware that travel safety has been a hot topic lately.  Eye-catching headlines and increased attention from media outlets has resulted in a lot of questions and concerns being raised by travelers. Feeling unsafe while traveling takes away the thrill of exploration. For... Read More

What Type of Honeymoon Couple are You?

By Melissa Rice on March 8, 2018

  Are you trying to decide on a honeymoon destination?  From beaches to big cities, and everything in between, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the world of possibilities.  Well-meaning friends and family members might be quick to offer suggestions, but those are usually based their own travel preferences. When it comes to choosing a... Read More

Travel Resolutions

By Melissa Rice on February 26, 2018

  It’s never too late to start working toward your 2018 resolutions, or even to make new ones. Not all resolutions need to be focused on changing who you are. Instead, think about where you are—or where you’d like to be—by making travel resolutions! As you look forward to the year ahead, prepare to set forth on new adventures.... Read More

8 Tips for Smooth Holiday Travel

By Melissa Rice on December 23, 2017

  Traveling in the middle of the busy holiday season can turn even the most seasoned traveler into a Grinch.  Whether you are flying, driving, or riding to your destination, these 8 tips for smooth holiday travel can make the trip less stressful. Confirm Reservations – Don’t let a schedule change or computer glitch jeopardize... Read More

Five Great Gifts for Travelers

By Melissa Rice on December 1, 2017

It’s that time of year again! Shopping season is in full swing. Wondering what to buy the jet setters on your list? Here are five great gift ideas for travelers. Digital Luggage Scale Airlines are getting stricter about baggage limits. A portable scale is easy to pack and helps eliminate unexpected luggage fees. RFID Blocking... Read More

The Do’s and Don’ts of Attending a Destination Wedding

By Will Medina on November 20, 2017

You just received a save-the-date for some friends that are getting married far from home.  Now what?  Here are a few simple suggestions for being the perfect destination wedding guest. DO carefully read the save-the-date, including any details listed on the wedding website.  You will find information about the location, date, whether you can invite... Read More

Europe: Three Reasons You Should Go Right Now!

By Melissa Rice on October 24, 2017

  After a few slower years, European travel is back and better than ever. Our team of LoveShack agents has seen a definite increase in clients requesting European vacations. Why is now such a great time to plan a visit?   More for Your Money The US dollar is much stronger abroad than a few... Read More

The Mexico Travel Warning: A Travel Agent’s Perspective

By Melissa Rice on September 6, 2017

‘Multiple People Shot in Seaside Shooting’ ‘Gunman Opens Fire at Nightclub’ ‘Travel Warnings Issued Amid Protests and Violence’ Based on recent media attention, it would be easy to assume that headlines like these describe Mexico. In actuality, they were news articles covering incidents in Myrtle Beach and Orlando, as well as advisories issued by several other... Read More