Travel Gift Ideas From PlanIt Itineraries To You

By Danielle Garrett, PlanIt Itineraries

When helping people plan their vacations, I’m often asked about travel items that are needed for their trip. I love passing my travel experiences on to others! When I travel, I’m very particular about having certain accessories with me. Below are a few of my recommended travel accessories that will make your trip more enjoyable and may be the perfect gift this Christmas season!… Read More »


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Aha! Travel Talk: Dining in Destin

I typically prefer a very private deserted beach with nothing to do but read and soak up the sun. However, my cousin offered up a deal I couldn’t refuse that transported me to the beautiful (albeit crowded) emerald shores of Destin, Florida for the first time in probably 30 years! The #1 & 2 highlights were the snow white sand and the emerald green waters.… Read More »


Note from Audra – I’m so thankful to have a Travel Talk article this week from Daneille.  She hasn’t written one in a while because she’s been so busy planning vacations.  Be sure to contact her well in advance if you need help planning a trip.  She’s currently working on 2018 Christmas trips and 2019 Spring Break and Summer trips! Read More »

Aha! Travel Talk: New York City

I hesitate to admit this but I’m currently in the Big Apple and it is my 4th time in the last 12 months.  I typically save my travel dollars to see new sights but obviously I just can’t get enough of NYC.  I went with the DHS Academy of Finance, then on a business trip with my hubby, then my high school graduate wanted to return last summer for his graduation trip and now…I’m with my mom and Aunt who “needed” someone to guide them. … Read More »

Aha! Travel Talk: Should Venice Be On Your Italy List?

VENICE: Should It Be On Your Italy List?

By Danielle Garrett, PlanIt Itineraries

In the last AHA Travel Talk I promised some more info on different areas throughout Italy.  I decided to start with a question that I get a lot.  Should we go to Venice?

First about Venice….AHHH Venice!  Venice is

universally considered the most beautiful city in the world.  … Read More »

Aha! Travel Talk: 5 reasons why you should take that long awaited trip to Italy!

Italy~The Country That Doesn’t Disappoint!

By Danielle Garrett, PlanIt Itineraries

Taking a trip to Europe is a big decision.  There are many things to consider when picking your destination.  For example: Which country will you visit, how much time do you need, is it possible to visit multiple places or countries, how will you get from A to B, should you book a roundtrip ticket or a multi-city ticket, how many nights should you spend in each place, what are the must sees in the area…it can make your head spin! … Read More »

Aha! Travel Talk: 3 Ways to Save for Travel in 2017

By Danielle Garrett, PlanIt Itineraries

Planning a trip can be an overwhelming and a sometimes frustrating experience, especially if you are planning a family trip.  Finding flights and accommodations at your desired price point can be a challenge!  At some point during your research the reality sets in….this isn’t cheap!  However, there are several things you can do to be a more savvy traveler.  … Read More »