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The Joy of Travel-where we put the JOY back in travel.

Why not add some adventure to your next vacation?

Everyone wants an adventure during their vacation these days.  Whether it's zip-lines, swimming with whale sharks, deep sea fishing, world-class golf, climbing a Mayan ruin or anything else you can imagine-we can handle it!  Take a look at the video below and then call us with your ideas-but beware-we are going to add some crazy ideas of our own!

 

 

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The Latest from Our Blog

Jack in the Box

I love Jack in the Box

That is well known fact.  I love those two for 99 cent tacos that drip grease down your chin and give you absolutely awful heartburn.  Love them.  Love them even more with a big order of fries and a coke on the side.

Does that mean I love everything they offer at Jack in the Box?  Absolutely not.

I bet it’s the same for you. 

So when someone tells me they tried a “Brand Z” resort and have decided they want to stick with “Brand Z” into infinity I know something they do not, they aren’t going to be happy with every resort that “Brand Z” offers.

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City Stay Supported Packages

Just give me a week

Have you ever wanted to go somewhere and just spend a week enjoying the surroundings?  Maybe you’ve considered the hills of Tuscany, Madrid, or even New Orleans?

There are some wonderful 5-9 days packages that not only include your accommodations (hotel room) but also include the “must see” attractions for that area, at discounted package pricing.

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Weather Travel Issues

Do your plans include a little rain?

Nothing can impact your vacation itinerary as powerfully as weather conditions.

We’ve had customers who missed their outbound flight in January due to black ice in Tulsa.  We’ve had customers whose return flight couldn’t land at DFW in May due to thunderstorms and they overnighted in Austin.

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Scotland, the Year of History in 2017

Have you ever wondered how you’d look in a kilt?  If the answer is yes there won’t be a better time to find out than in 2017.

Scotland will celebrate the Year of History throughout 2017 in honor of the country’s people, distinct culture, traditions and landscapes.  From a tourist’s perspective, it’s a rich opportunity for us.

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