Travel Planning

Flying routines that can save every type of trip

By Carol Rowland / September 15, 2021 / Comments Off on Flying routines that can save every type of trip

With all the flights and hotel movement I’m doing, having really good travel routines is essential. I’ve definitely had to keep up with a lot on my flights, so I share some of my tips to help you develop the routines to ensure your trips go smoothly… Flying Routines that can save every type of…

Read More

New Flying Habits, Weather Delays & Airline Obligations

By Carol Rowland / July 7, 2021 / Comments Off on New Flying Habits, Weather Delays & Airline Obligations

News of Hurricane/tropical storm Elsa has been a topic of interest as all of us fly down to Fort Lauderdale this week. Since travel is back in full swing, but it may have been quite a while since you have flown, I thought I would visit some of the topics associated with air travel, particularly…

Read More

Maximize your travel experience by cutting the line

By Carol Rowland / June 30, 2021 / Comments Off on Maximize your travel experience by cutting the line

With travel roaring back, I’m in the midst of planning many customized trips and client experiences. As you look at getting out more, whether it is locally or for travel afar, take the time to plan how to visit sights and attractions in the wisest manner – this week I share some thoughts on ideas…

Read More

Updated travel guidelines and more…

By Carol Rowland / April 7, 2021 / Comments Off on Updated travel guidelines and more…

Friday was a significant announcement from the CDC regarding guidelines for vaccinated people, which featured key travel elements. There have also been a lot of developments in getting travel moving again, so those topics inspired this week’s article… Relaxation of travel guidelines Friday April 2 was a happy day in travel when the CDC released…

Read More

What can you expect from Covid travel this year and beyond?

By Carol Rowland / February 24, 2021 / Comments Off on What can you expect from Covid travel this year and beyond?

As more folks get their vaccinations, there’s definitely been an increase in calls for planning travel for later this year and beyond. I spend a lot of time staying current on the changes in regulations and our travel suppliers’ plans and Covid protocols, so this week’s article covers what you can expect for travel this…

Read More

What can you expect from travel going forward? (Part 2)

By Carol Rowland / October 14, 2020 / Comments Off on What can you expect from travel going forward? (Part 2)

Last week I shared some insights I gained from my three-day virtual travel conference, which was pretty intense in how travel comes back in the midst of Covid. I addressed the ways travel suppliers are offering more flexible policies to encourage future bookings, some of the health screening you can expect. Today, let’s look at…

Read More

What can you expect from travel going forward?

By Carol Rowland / October 7, 2020 / Comments Off on What can you expect from travel going forward?

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday I attended a virtual conference with the national agency, Nexion, that I am affiliated with. I spent over 20 hours getting all of the latest updates from airlines, cruise lines, hotels, tour companies, and car rental companies on how they are making travel safe and healthy going forward. I thought I…

Read More

How are you expressing yourself?

By Carol Rowland / August 19, 2020 / Comments Off on How are you expressing yourself?

Do you know what day it is? World Photography Day, of course – well, not really – I didn’t know either. But what a fun holiday to share during this crazy time… Expressing yourself through Photography Today is World Photography Day, which is designed to be “an annual, worldwide celebration of the art, craft, science,…

Read More

Checkmarks are Fun – Bucket List Plans

By Carol Rowland / June 17, 2020 / Comments Off on Checkmarks are Fun – Bucket List Plans

This slow travel period has folks expanding their dreams of future trips, which inspires this week’s article… Creating a Plan for Your Bucket List One of the first steps in checking things off your list is to have the list written down. Statistics show people who write down their goals have over an 80% higher…

Read More

Dreams and Ideas and Inspiration – Bucket List Ideas

By Carol Rowland / June 10, 2020 / Comments Off on Dreams and Ideas and Inspiration – Bucket List Ideas

I’m itching to get back traveling and will be going to the Black Hills of South Dakota in a couple of weeks. I know some folks are looking to travel later this year, and others are just planning for next year, but there’s definitely a pent-up demand that’s going to create a lot of travel…

Read More