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Get Hitched at the Hyatt Regency Monterey

Of all the romantic destinations across America, one of the most charming of them all is often overlooked. Monterey County, located on Central California’s Pacific coast, has an extended portfolio of awards and recognition for it’s gorgeous beaches, rich history, … Read more

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Upgrade Your Vacation With All Star Vacation Homes

Sometimes, vacations call for something a bit beyond hotel rooms. Whether you’re traveling with your immediate family, celebrating a family reunion, or going on a group vacation, vacation home rentals can be a great alternative to standard vacation lodging, providing … Read more

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Explore the Wonder of Morocco

Every day our lives seem to revolve around an unmanageable list of tasks. The day ends and there still seems to be a list of things waiting no matter how hard we try. Then, when we get time off the … Read more

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Are Eye Creams Worth A Try?

I remember growing up and being so excited for summer vacation, as it allowed me two whole months to work on my tan. Being young and having absolutely no responsibilities besides keeping my room clean, I remember hitting the beach with … Read more


6 Things To Do 24hrs Before Your Flight

Travel can be wonderful with all the new sights, new sounds and new adventures. It can also be chaotic and stressful. As such, we’re always looking for ways to make it a little easier on us – from awesome technology in our … Read more


Relax Like a Queen at Laniwai the Aulani Spa

Imagine being a lush, tropical garden, letting the sunshine warm your body and listening to the sound of the ocean lapping against the shore while you relax in an herbal pool. Think about how incredible it would be to spend … Read more

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9 Gorgeous Tropical Wedding Bouquets

Destination weddings are a bridal trend that doesn’t appear to be letting up anytime soon. And why would they? Gorgeous carribean waters, fantastic weather, white sandy beaches and oh the tropical flowers. There are a lot of ways a beachy … Read more

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Adventure Mom Mothers Day Gift Guide

  Whether we’re exploring our home states or boarding planes to far away lands, the Surf and Sunshine team is composed of women (moms) who LOVE to travel. While I’ve just started on my traveling journey I’ve been on some … Read more

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The Tastes, Sights and Sounds of Tunisia

Only a short flight away from Europe but with a distinctly different culture, the North African country of Tunisia is a low-cost holiday destination with a difference. As renowned for its beaches as it is for its wealth of historic … Read more

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5 Reasons to Love the All New 2015 Kia Sedona

On a recent trip to the New York International Auto Show, I had the pleasure of learning about the all new 2015 Sedona, Kia’s new multi-purpose vehicle capable of transporting 8 passengers along with their belongings in person. Even though … Read more

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Hawaiian Culture Embedded in Disney Aulani Resort

When you think of Hawaii, the first thing that comes to mind might not be art, perhaps it’s beautiful beaches or spectacular sunsets. While you can certainly enjoy both at the Disney Aulani Resort and Spa in Ko Olina, the Hawaiian … Read more