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Why You Should Use a Travel Advisor

Have you ever thought, “why should I use a travel advisor when I can just book the vacation myself?” If you answered yes, you’re not alone. This is often the first thought in people’s minds, especially experienced travelers! But our question to you is, why would you want to? Vacations are supposed to be relaxing. […]
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Booking Services Travel Agencies Offer

Have you considered using a travel advisor for your upcoming plans but are unsure what they offer or if their booking services are right for you? Whether planning a once-in-a-lifetime trip or a weekend getaway, a travel agent can be your best resource – helping to eliminate stress, maximize value, and often save you money […]
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Bucket List Webinar Series

We could all use a break from what is going on in the world. Right? We would love for you to join us for our Bucket List Destination Webinar Series. We will explore a variety of destinations where a local expert will take us on a journey through that destination and Lynn Farrell, our President, […]
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Destination Weddings Special Enough for Your Big Day

Some people dream of their wedding day for their whole lives, planning all the details from the dress and flowers and cake for years before it’s actually time to walk down the aisle. Because there are few days in a lifetime that will be more special or more memorable than your wedding day. So it […]
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How to Stay Healthy on Your Next Winter Vacation

Keeping healthy at home is tough enough as it is, but on vacation it can sometimes seem downright impossible. However, staying fit on vacation may be easier than you think. With a few simple strategies and some good old persistence, you’ll be sure to leave in even better shape than you arrived. Eat Smart The […]
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5 Trip Ideas Inspired by 2019 Movies

Great movies transport you to the time and place where they take place. But sometimes a setting looks so alluring on film that you just have to see it for yourself. A number of 2019 movies, some already released and some upcoming, have us ready to do some exploring of our own, whether that means […]
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Where the Ocean Glows and Other One-of-a-Kind Travel Destinations

Every travel destination offers something unique, something that can only be found there And with a world full of vast and varied sights, it can make deciding where to go a little bit harder. The travel experts at Windy City Travel know all about the unique things this world has to offer, from one-of-a-kind experiences […]
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Top 5 Places for a Winter Holiday 2019

Make this Year’s Winter Escape Something Special Fall’s chilly breezes and bright autumn colors are a treat that never lasts. Before you know it, the trees are bare and winter’s here in full force with freezing temps and gray days. If that doesn’t have you dreaming of warmer days already, memories of last year’s polar […]

Tourist Destinations That Haven’t Been Discovered Quite Yet

Discover Somewhere New on Your Next Adventure Ten years ago, Iceland was a sleepy little island in the north Atlantic that few people thought of or could point out on a map. But that all started to change in 2011, when budget airlines started offering $99 flights to and from the United States and Europe. […]

Greece – Part 4 – Mykonos

Mary’s Greek adventure continues with Mykonos.