My passion for travel and adventure started when I was 12 years old and this love continues today. I have lived and travelled in many different places around the world. Because of my travel and connections I have access to properties and itineraries around the globe, that helps me create a unique experience that clients can’t find online or plan themselves.
How about an escorted Galapagos expedition, a safari through Kenya and Tanzania, an Italian cooking & wine trip, travelling solo, cruising the Danube river in Germany, going through the locks of the Panama Canal, take in the Arctic, or maybe just a "fly and flop" beach holiday?
My focus is always about the experience, and ensuring my client, do something unique and memorable just for them!
I have owned and managed my travel agency for over 29 years and am an expert in (luxury) cruise travel and Building Memories!
Just a sample of the last few years travel: Brazil ~ Amazon River Lodge ~ Bolivia ~ Egypt ~ Scandinavia ~ Myanmar
Experienced: A night canoe cruise to see animals in the Amazon ~ 4 x 4 on the Salt flats in Bolivia ~ spend the day on Lake Titicaca ~ explored the Souk's of Cairo ~ saw the Pyramids at night ~ enjoyed 1st access to the Heratage in Russia ~ lighting candles at the Pagoda!
So what’s on your travel bucket wish list? Bring your travel questions and dreams!
Thank you for entrusting me with your travels!
PS – Ask me about my ‘ruler’ plan.
Direct Travel is proud to be among the 1% of the most elite travel agencies in North America. As members of the world’s most premier travel organizations, including Virtuoso, we are able to provide our clients with exclusive benefits and complimentary amenities. With an average of 20 years of experience, our advisors have traveled the world over to discover the perfect destinations and personalized experiences for every client.
Our advisors are specialists for all regions of the world, and can guide you to the best in hotels, tour guides, activities and dining venues in every city and every country. From family vacations to wellness retreats, we have advisors who specialize in all specific types of travel. We also work with a variety of companies that offer specific activities for travelers with an active lifestyle seeking a personalized adventure.
There is a cruise for every type of traveler- river cruising for a slower pace, ocean cruising for waking up in a new city each day without unpacking more than once, and even expedition cruising for exploring the best nature has to offer. With an array of cruise choices and itinerary options around the world, we have the specialists who have been onboard each ship and sailed each itinerary in order to provide our clients with the best cruise to suit their travel style. We also offer extra special amenities like additional onboard credits and private shore excursions exclusive to our clients.
As members of Virtuoso and several elite luxury hotel programs we are partnered with the best of the best hotels, villas, resorts, boutique properties, and more— many of which we have first-hand experience. Our handpicked selections deliver exclusive savings and amenities—like complimentary breakfast or a welcome gift upon arriving to your suite—thanks to our worldwide and personal connections with numerous properties.
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