There is so much excitement about travel right now and plenty of conversations about how much it will cost this holiday season.

Emily Kaufman, The Travel Mom, joined Rosie Newberry to talk about why this is a great time to make vacation plans and how to stretch your travel dollar at a number of resorts.

Kaufman discussed her recent trip to Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana and the Karisma Gourmet Inclusive® Experience at Margaritaville Island Reserve.

Follow Kaufman on social media @TheTravelMom for giveaways, including her latest deal teaming up with Karisma Hotels & Resorts: save up to 50% off room rates and receive up to $1000 room credit. Learn more about each resort and book your stay at

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