5 Snacks to Pack For Healthier Travel

The last time I was on a plane, they offered cookies or pretzels as the complimentary snack. The airports had overpriced salads or reasonably priced pizzas. It was a long trip and I didn’t have any food in my bag, so I was consuming every free and cheap calorie I could find.

Without considering adding snacks to my bag, my diet was going on vacation with me. I’m sure this has happened to all of us. Layovers between flights force you to consider greasy foods that you know you’re going to regret. And if you forget to pack food, daytrips can leave you settling for the first vendor in sight.

So what are you going to eat when hunger strikes? If you keep these simple, easy to carry foods with you, you can stay healthy while traveling: [Continue reading...]

Want a Reason to Cruise? Princess Cruises’ 3 for FREE is Back!

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If you’ve ever considered taking your vacationing experience on a cruise ship, now is a great time to test the waters.

Princess Cruises has a “3 for FREE” event happening for 2015 Alaska, Europe and Japan cruises and cruisetours. When you book a qualifying cabin by November 20, 2014, you receive each of these three for free: [Continue reading...]

Avoiding Illness: Tips for Happy, Healthy Travels

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With the recent and first case of the Ebola virus in the United States, many Americans have become concerned about infection and the risks of travel. Don’t let fear stop you from having fun! The experts at Vacation Quest would like to help set the record straight about the enigmatic Ebola as well as give you […]

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Member Monday: Bahama Birthday Getaway


Cynthia W. recently spent her birthday week in the Bahamas at the Hideaways at Palm Bay where she met some great people and had some unforgettable experiences. If you’re looking for a peaceful island vacation, Cynthia was kind enough to share her tips and recommendations in this week’s Vacation Quest Member Monday.

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8 Cruise Myths Debunked!

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If you’ve been thinking about taking a cruise but feel unsure whether it’s the right kind of vacation for you or your family, consider that cruises are becoming one of the fastest-growing segments of the travel market! The experts at Vacation Quest have identified some of the most common misconceptions about cruises to get you out […]

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Summer vs. Winter – The Debate


The mild fall season has a lot to offer, but some of us prefer the extremes: hot and sunny or white and snowy. A few of us in the Vacation Quest office think summer ended too soon, others think winter can’t come soon enough. And that sparked a friendly debate: Is summer or winter the better […]

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