Category Archives: Caribbean

The No. 1 Romantic Hotel

At the end of our five part series on the most romantic hotels in Costa Rica we bring you to the Four Seasons sitting between two heavenly beaches on the Papagayo Peninsula in Guanacaste. This bastion of relaxation, beauty and … Continue reading

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Back to Arenal

For our 3rd most romantic hotel in Costa Rica we are back to the Arenal area, plunging into Tabacon Grand Spa Thermal Resort. This is unique not only in Costa Rica but worldwide. Tabacon Resort’s thermal natural springs are 97% … Continue reading

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Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

The Heights of Love Day two of our special Valentine’s Day series of most romantic hotels in Costa Rica brings us to the province of Guanacaste, and the town of Tamarindo located on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. What … Continue reading

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Costa Rica: Top 5 Romantic Hotels

Costa Rica offers beaches, hiking, cloud forests, bubbling hot springs, lush tropical gardens, and some of the most romantic hotels in the world. In honor of Valentine’s week Midwest Travel Solutions is bringing you a special five part installment highlighting … Continue reading

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Grand Cayman, Top 3 Excursions

#1 STINGRAY CITY BY BOAT WITH LUNCH, BY THE BEST, THE ORIGINAL! Tour includes: • Round trip transportation from the cruise ship pier • A boat ride to snorkel destinations • Visit to Stingray City • Snorkel at Barrier Reef … Continue reading

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Coral Reefs, Here Today

But will they be here tomorrow? The importance of coral reefs around the world can’t be overstated. They keep that beach you love safe from erosion, moderate the waves so you can enjoy snorkeling in calm seas, provide a home … Continue reading

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Saving Money-Tips for Cruising

Thoughts of white sand beaches, dazzling turquoise waters and the warmth of the sun seeping deep into your shoulders is an image that can seem irresistible as the harsh January wind whips your face, stinging your eyes until they water … Continue reading

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In Honor of Shark Week

Travel agents are supposed to promote the positive image of travel, give solid recommendations based on first-hand knowledge, extensive ongoing training as well as leverage their professional connections of other trusted agents experience so that they can share a wealth … Continue reading

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A Primer on Turks and Caicos

If you always wondered why it was called “Turks” and “Caicos” plural, it is because it is a chain of 40 island sitting to the East of Cuba amid some of the most beautiful oceans, beaches and islands in this … Continue reading

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Service as a Value Added Benefit? Yes!

When we cruised with Norwegian Cruise Lines (“NCL”) our concierge Anabelle took our trip from a great vacation to perfection with her easy style, vast knowledge and experience. I am neither rich, nor famous, but guiltily admit I do appreciate … Continue reading

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