Off The Beaten Path in Italy

As a dedicated travel advisor with Italy as one of my specialties, I am always looking for new destinations that are off the beaten path. I have just completed a fantastic training focused on several up and coming travel spots in one of my favorite countries that I would love to share with you. Matera,…

Safety Tips For Women Travelers

  Top 10 Safety Tips for Women Make sure that people know where you will be while traveling. Enroll in the State Department’s STEP program and also leave a copy of your travel documents with a friend or family member at home. Upload them to a digital platform such as google documents or dropbox as well…

Top 7 reasons to choose a river cruise

With a cruise you can visit many destinations and only unpack once. A river cruise docks in the heart of the city so you have more time to explore. Thiis also makes it easy to explore on your own as the ship is close by. Luxury travel with more inclusions- With river cruising, shore tours…

Visit our National Parks for FREE!

Want to visit Yellowstone, the Grand Canyon, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Yosemite or any of the other National Parks? Mark your calendars and get ready to spend more time in our national parks in 2016!  To celebrate 100 years of our national parks, there will be 16 fee free days this year. January 18: Martin…

Planning tips for Disneyworld

  A Walt Disney World vacation is a magical experience for everyone: young and young at heart.  The process of planning one can be overwhelming.  Hopefully, I can give information which can alleviate some of the stress and avoid some of the mistakes that I made when planning my first Walt Disney World vacation, years…

Alaska by Land and by Sea

   Having dreamt of visiting Alaska for all of my adult life, I finally decided to mark this wonderful destination off of my “Bucket List”. I enjoyed it so much, however, I will continue to return as many times as I am able.  A visit to Denali or Kenai are fabulous but there is something special about…

Why use a travel agent?

Your Vacation Helper is a full service travel agency that can assist with all of your travel needs. I worked for Carnival Cruise Lines for six years prior to becoming a travel agent so I know the workings of the cruise industry. I am certified with the major cruise lines, CLIA certified, a graduate of Disney’s…

Dreaming of a cruise?

October is National Cruise Month Now is the time to plan and book your cruise vacation. Through National Plan a Cruise Month, cruise lines are offering special promotions and pricing to encourage consumers to plan your cruise vacation now. Contact the cruise specialists at Land, Sand and Sea at 770-262-4588 to take advantage of these special deals….