About Clara Power

I am a mother to two well traveled kids, Andrew and Lauren. I am a Personal Travel Advisor at my own Travel Agency Clara Power TPI Travel which is in association with Travel Professionals International. As an active traveler having visited over 35 countries and almost every continent, (still working on Antarctica), I am no stranger in understanding the unique wants and needs of families travelling together making me your expert choice for creating those special family vacation experiences.

Top 10 Things to do in Italy with Kids

So you are going to Italy with the kids….what a wonderful decision! There is so much to see and do in Italia – the country is so full of culture, great food, history and AMORE. After multiple visits with [...]

By | October 17th, 2016|Clara’s Thoughts, Travel Tips|0 Comments

Frequently Asked Questions about Walt Disney World

As a travel agent that focuses on All Things Disney, I was recently asked by a fellow blogger to answer some questions regarding Walt Disney World. These FAQ are posed to be every day, and I [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Disney|0 Comments

A Travel Agent’s Bucket List

I have always had a running bucket list in my head of places in the world that I want to see.  The list changes all the time – I plan a client’s trip and get [...]

By | September 20th, 2016|Bucket List, Clara’s Thoughts|3 Comments

Resort Review: Hyatt Ziva Cancun

Over the years I have traveled to far off countries staying in hostels and 2 star properties, to visiting 5-star luxury cruise liners and resorts on many of the great Caribbean Islands.  Of all the [...]

By | September 13th, 2016|Resort Reviews|1 Comment

2016 Best Hotels in the World

During Virtuoso’s 28th annual Luxury Travel conference in Las Vegas this past August, they unveiled the winners of it’s 10th annual Best of the Best Awards.  These awards recognize standout Hotels and Resorts around the [...]

By | September 7th, 2016|Resort Reviews|0 Comments

Book Review: Wild – From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

I have definitely started to see a theme in the type of books that I read. They tend to be autobiographies about female travellers overcoming obstacles - I wonder what that says about me! My [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|Travel Book Reviews|0 Comments

Why Use a Travel Agent that focuses on Disney?

Many of you may have heard me mention that Clara Power TPI Travel has been recognized as an Authorized Disney Vacation Planner. We were given this special designation by the Walt Disney Travel Company [...]

By | August 17th, 2016|Disney|3 Comments

Resort Review: JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa

During my families most recent trip to Europe we stayed at the JW Marriott Resort & Spa for 3 nights in Venice, Italy. As this was the last stop of our European Adventure, we chose not to stay [...]

By | August 11th, 2016|Resort Reviews|0 Comments

Diamonds are a Girls Best Friend

At the end of 2015 I took the biggest leap of my life. I took a risk. A some what calculated risk and some what brazen one as well.  My whole life I followed a [...]

By | August 3rd, 2016|Clara’s Thoughts|6 Comments

Bucket List: Cooking Class In Italy

Growing up in an Italian family cooking and eating has always been an integral part of our culture. Sunday lunch at my parents has always been something not to be missed, a time to get [...]

By | August 2nd, 2016|Bucket List|3 Comments