Travel Tips: How To Pack Light

Bella Breakdown Many airlines love to trick our naive little money saving hearts with hidden feeds. When we see a flight that seems unbelievably cheap, we think to ourselves, “Wow, I am so good at finding cheap flights! They should call me the cheap flight expert!” And then, we show up at the airport and find out that we have to pay fifty dollars for a checked bag, thirty more to ensure that we can have a seat on the plane, and throw in an extra ten so you don’t sit by the crying baby, etc. If you want...

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Why You Should Travel With Your Kids

Bella Breakdown Parents can be hesitant to take their children with them on vacation, especially if the kid is younger, say around 1-4 years old. For many parents, the idea of bringing their child on a plane, and dragging them through a foreign country with frequent changes can be a daunting task, especially if they don’t think the kid will even remember the experience. However, traveling with your kid can be very beneficial for both the child and the parents. Here’s why: 1. The Child Will Get Used To Transitions When parents take their kids on trips, the baby...

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Southwest Offers Unbeatable Deals To Hawaii

Bella Breakdown There is an unofficial saying among Southwest fans: “Southwest is the best.” It is true that their low fares, lack of hidden fees, two free checked bags and one free carry on, fast and friendly service, and expanding destination list are hard to beat. And yet, they couldn’t help but up the ante. They just announced on Monday that they will now be offering flights to Hawaii, with one ways from California starting as low as $49. Round-trip tickets total for under $200, with competing airlines offering round trip fares for over $400. One customer of Southwest...

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Tulum, Mexico: An Insta-Worthy Vacay

Bella Breakdown Tulum, Mexico is the new celebrity travel hot spot. In the past, when I have thought of Mexico, I am immediately turned off by the towering high rises that muddle the beaches of Cancun, or the all inclusive resorts that keep you away from the reality that is Mexico. For many years, I never wanted to travel to Mexico because my experiences of the past told me there was nothing there for me. Then, I experienced Tulum. Imagine, if you will, pristine beaches, restaurants with blue seaglass and refurbished white wood, treehouse cocktail clubs where you can...

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Live The Life Of A Golden Girl With Special Cruise Out Of Miami

Bella Breakdown Hang on to your hats if you’re a “Golden Girls” fan, because Western Caribbean Cruise is offering a “Golden Girls” themed cruise starting in 2020. You’ve heard correctly, the maiden voyage of the “Golden Girls” cruise is coming soon to the home of the beloved TV show, Miami. This once in a lifetime gather will bring everything the fans have come to love about the “Golden Girls” featuring a 5-night high seas adventure. The cruise will feature activities and events based off of the golden ladies themselves including a bar crawl, a fancy dress party and dinner....

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These Are The World’s Top Hotels

Bella Breakdown It takes a lot to create and run a top hotel. From the location to the pristine living conditions, everything must feel magical and like a true escape from reality. Whether you’re planning a honeymoon, a girls trip or a romantic getaway, you might want to consider one of these showstopping hotels for your list. They’re the top rated among all hotels on TripAdvisor, so you know you’re in for a real treat! 1. Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Located on the beaches of Costa Rica, this resort offers a true jungle feel. The hotel brings the outdoors...

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Top Experiences For The Solo Traveler

Bella Breakdown Traveling alone can be daunting, but luckily there are a lot of groups and organized adventures you can join to make traveling solo feel more like one big party. See below for a list of the best group travel adventures and tours that will make any solo vacation so much better. Topdeck Perfect for the movie buff, these tours are movie-inspired adventures that show you the best of any destination, plus some off-the-beaten-path spots that only the locals know. Choose anything from a rustic camping adventure in Europe to a train ride across Mongolia. Contiki These tours...

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Download These Travel Apps To Find Your Next Destination

Bella Breakdown Travel is expensive, and there’s pretty much no one out there who wouldn’t like to save a little money on their next trip. Whether you have a destination in mind or need some inspiration, you must check out these apps for the absolute best deal on your next adventure. Hopper As one of the fastest growing travel apps, Hopper has a huge following with those who like to plan ahead. Hopper will map out the cheapest flights and hotel accommodations over the course of a year for any destination. That way, you can pick the cheapest time...

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