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12 Scams and How to Avoid Them

The holidays are just around the corner and while we are busy buying gifts and making travel arrangements, cybercriminals are making their lists, and checking them twice, as they prepare to unleash a host of scams designed to take advantage … Continue reading

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Top 3 Classic Travel Scams: Protect Yourself!

As a travel agent and consultant, I get this question a lot: “How do I know if this offer or ‘deal’ is legitimate or if it’s a travel scam?” Here are a few classic things to watch for and how you can … Continue reading

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60 Second Geography: Cancun and the Riviera Maya

60-Second Geography Cancun and the  Riviera Maya Cancun and the Riviera Maya have become a second home for North American travelers looking for great beaches, lots of sun and exciting nightlife. Mayan ruins sit next door to world-class accommodations and … Continue reading

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Deceptive Travel Pricing: 15 Ways They Deceive You!

Deceptive Travel Pricing: 15 Ways They Deceive You! By:  Pete Larson, Owner of Jolly Mon Vacations & River Cruise Guru Deceptive Marketing and false advertising is all around us. It’s on billboards, your hometown newspaper, on TV and the internet. When … Continue reading

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An Overview: River Cruising

 A river cruise, at first glance, seems like a wonderfully tranquil way to see some of the most historic towns and cities in Europe. Wait, did I say tranquil? Appearances are deceiving. Unlike ocean cruises, voyages along Europe’s waterways rarely … Continue reading

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How does a river cruise differ from an ocean cruise?

How does a river cruise differ from an ocean cruise?   There are many differences between todays mass-market cruises and a much smaller, more intimate river cruise. On an ocean cruise the huge mega-ship is the prime destination. The ship is like … Continue reading

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New T-shirts, New Contests!

New T-shirt design and  New Contests! Jolly Mon Vacations newly designed t-shirts are in stock! They look fantastic! Facebook Fans….be sure you click ‘SUGGEST TO FRIENDS‘ on both JMV and/or my River Cruise Guru facebook business pages. Each new fan … Continue reading

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