New Trends in Wellness

Trends in Wellness...Mother/Daughter TravelWRITTEN BY ANNE GORDON, OWNER, LEISURE TRAVEL ADVISOR, LIVE LIFE TRAVEL • WWW.LIVELIFETRAVEL.WORLD We recently had the pleasure of planning such a trip for local resident, Erin McCarthy-Dates and her mother Joan. This past November, they traveled to Italy together! Here’s what they had to say about their trip… 10-NIGHT ITINERARY: ROME [...]

Be a Smart Traveler

Be a SMART TravelerWRITTEN BY ANNE GORDON, OWNER, LEISURE TRAVEL ADVISOR, LIVE LIFE TRAVEL • WWW.LIVELIFETRAVEL.WORLDHere are some essentials to becoming a SMART Traveler: STEP (SMART TRAVELER ENROLLMENT PROGRAM): Register all International Travel with STEP. This ensures that the local US Embassy can contact and locate you in case of an emergency while traveling: https://step.state.gov/step/ [...]

4 Honeymoons and an Anniversary

It’s likely around the time when most of you are starting to think about your honeymoon. And while there is no right answer for everyone in terms of when to plan, we do have some general guidelines that we can share with you based on our professional experience: The sweet spot to have your honeymoon [...]

Families Bond through Multi-Gen Travel

Families Bond through Multi-Gen TravelWRITTEN BY ANNE GORDON, OWNER & LEISURE TRAVEL ADVISOR, LIVE LIFE TRAVEL, LLCClick here to download article. Whether we like to admit it or not, life just passes us by way too fast. Having recently lost my grandparents, I can tell you that I have never been more grateful for all [...]

50 Years Ago

50 years ago...LOCAL COUPLE RETURNS TO SAME RESORT WHERE THEY HONEYMOONED TO CELEBRATE THEIR 50TH ANNIVERSARY! WRITTEN BY ANNE GORDON, OWNER & LEISURE TRAVEL ADVISOR, LIVE LIFE TRAVEL, LLCClick here to download article. Ed and Chris Galka met in 10th grade homeroom. Being seated alphabetically, he sat behind her. In 1962 they went their separate ways [...]

Live, Life, Travel…Forget the Bucket!

Live, Life, Travel...FORGET THE BUCKET WRITTEN BY ANNE GORDON, OWNER & LEISURE TRAVEL ADVISOR, LIVE LIFE TRAVEL, LLCClick here to download article. When my 12-year old son told me that he had a “bucket list,” I was surprised by my mixed emotions. On one-hand, I was so proud that I had inspired him at such [...]

Traveling with Autism

Traveling with Autism Click here to download our article in Saratoga Family, or read online below. Travel is usually very easy for me to write about, but this article was a tough one and not because I did not do my homework (I am now a Certified Autism Travel Specialist (CATP*), but because of how [...]

Ballsfest and Live Life Travel partner

Ballsfest and Live Life Travel PartnerMaking Family Vacations a Priority for Those Who Need it the Most!Download a PDF of the article here. From the moment a parent hears the words “Your child has cancer,” their lives are forever changed.   Life as they knew it quickly turns into a world of unknowns, worry, and fear, [...]

Brianna and Scott Ferris – Honeymoon – Riviera Maya, Mexico

Trips Planned: Honeymoon and 1st Anniversary - Unico 20° 87° Riviera Maya, MexicoTypes of Travel: Special Occasion, Beach, All-Inclusive "Everyone seems to know the chaos of planning a wedding, but the honeymoon planning should be fun, RIGHT? Well, for us it seemed completely OVERWHELMING, especially while planning an entire wedding at the same time. Even [...]

Megan and Jeff Roscoe – Honeymoon to Hawaii

Trips Planned: Honeymoon to Hawaii – Andaz Maui, Four Seasons LanaiTypes of Travel: Adventure, Beach, Special Occasion, Virtuoso "Working with Anne was so much fun! She made planning our honeymoon exciting and relaxing. She was so creative in coming up with ideas of where to go and what to do, she really got to know [...]