What to see on your first visit to CUBA

Video from my Great First visit to Cuba

I have spent months and months in the Caribbean. I worked on cruise ships for many years and sailed nearly every itinerary in the Caribbean. I would look at the map and every week that we sailed around Cuba, I wondered if I would ever get to visit. The United States embargo against Cuba (called … Continued

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Accidents happen: Why quality travel insurance is key

This post contains affiliate links. While in your home country, medical emergencies might not seem likely and even if something happens there’s probably a quick way of getting to a hospital for professional help. Afterwards, you can ride home in a vehicle and recuperate in bed for as long as necessary. This all changes when … Continued

Are You Ready to be a Love Warrior?

I was deeply touched by Glennon Doyle Melton’s book, Carry On Warrior. Melton’s book helped me remember that people are messy. Her new book, Love Warrior, is full of wisdom about the fact that life is hard. She shares about her deep despair when her marriage was devastated by infidelity. I appreciate her honesty about … Continued

Holidays are here! What to gift the Artistic Traveler

This post contains affiliate links. Is there a person in your life who loves writing, drawing, snapping photos and making videos as much as they do traveling? Give the artistic traveler something they’ll love (and use!) this Holiday.   Style and functionality come together in the FeatherTouch Leather Camera Bag. It was made with the artistic … Continued

Where did Lisa celebrate her birthday?

Where did I celebrate my birthday in Cancun?

How was my Cancun celebration for my birthday? SIMPLY SPECTACULAR! I got to see Grand Bahama bank from the air and was ready for more exciting adventures. My home for this trip was the Hyatt Zilara. I had a balcony with a hammock, an in-room hot tub and a magic box. MY VIDEO: Where did I … Continued

Go on a Digital Detox and find your perfect lifestyle with DreamJobbing

Today, WSGT is interviewing Lisa Hennessy of DreamJobbing, a platform for finding global opportunities and life-changing experiences. DreamJobbing is also hosting the unique event ESCAPE: A Digital Detox in Thailand, the chance for five chosen individuals to leave it all behind (literally) and be 100 per cent present in a stunning place for 12 days. We Said … Continued

A Secrets Cruise Ship Staff LISA NIVER Thinks You Should Know

5 Secrets Cruise Ship Staff Think You Should Know

Thank you to Aly Walansky and BravoTV for including me in their Jet Set article on Secrets Hotel Staff Think You Should KNOW: 5. They get asked lots of dumb questions — and they judge people for them. For example, Lisa Niver of We Said Go Travel spent years on board at Princess Cruises, Royal Caribbean … Continued

Holidays are here! Gifts for the business traveler in your life

This post contains affiliate links. Business travel is a whole different ball game; it requires a high level of organization, smart packing skills and the ability to balance comfort with professionalism. Most of us have someone in our lives who is aboard a flight at least than once per month for business, so help that person … Continued

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