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Chris Rakes

Charlottesville, Virginia Travel Agent
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Chris Rakes

Chris Rakes

Charlottesville, Virginia Travel Agent
An independent agent with Cruises & Tours, Unlimited in Jacksonville, FL, a Travel Leaders Network affiliate agency
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RIVER CRUISE & CUSTOM ALL INCLUSIVE TRAVEL

I help discerning travelers get the BEST EXPERIENCE and VALUE on vacation! I travel 4+ times per year to stay up to date on latest OPTIONS, in addition to participating in continued formal training. River cruises, Yacht and Expedition Cruises, Land Tours, Luxe Suites & Over-the-Water Bungalows - I've done them ALL. I've seen the places, slept in the beds and sampled the fare! Looking for unbiased PROFESSIONAL RECOMMENDATIONS and/or HELP planning? YOU are in the right place! Office in NC & VA

My Travel Specialties

River Cruise & Custom All Inclusive Travel

River Cruises, Yacht & Expedition Cruises, Land Tours, Luxury Resorts; I've done them all!  In addition to travelling 4-6 times per year, I participate in continued training to stay up to date on the latest options. As a Honeymoon Specialist, I have extensive expertise in the BEST ... Read more from my River Cruise & Custom All Inclusive Travel bio.

Honeymoon & Over-the-Water Bungalow Specialist

A rondoval is one of many luxury options
Dreaming about staying in one of those incredible over-the-water thatched roof huts? Watching fish swim by your glass bottom floor? Looking out at the vast horizon from you spacious king size bed? Swimming in your private infinity pool or napping on ... Read more from my Honeymoon & Over-the-Water Bungalow Specialist bio.

Caribbean Specialist; Couples, Families & Groups

There is SO MUCH OUT THERE and they are NOT ALL THE SAME. Some are huge, others are small.  Some have great beaches, others have great views.  Some have stellar service, others leave you to fend for yourself.  Some are adult-only, ... Read more from my Caribbean Specialist; Couples, Families & Groups bio.

River & Expedition Cruise Specialist

River and Expedition cruises are luxury vacations using small-mid size ships. They are culturally immerse and travel to popular, far-away and exotic destinations on EVERY CONTINENT. Their capacity is usually in the hundreds compared to the thousands of passengers found mass market ... Read more from my River & Expedition Cruise Specialist bio.

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Honeymoon Specialist
River Cruise Specialist
Expedition & Luxury Cruise Specialist
Family Vacation Specialist
Sandals Specialist
Group Specialist
Karisma Specialist
Luxury All Inclusive & Over-the-Water Specialist
Private & Hosted Tour Sepcialist
All Inclusive Luxury Specialist
Honeymoon & Group Travel Specialist
Luxury All Inclusive & Over-the-Water Bungalows
Luxury Hotels Specialist
Antigua, Jamaica, St Lucia Destination Specialist
Over-the-Water Bungalow Specialist

My Travel Stories

Rome
Italy

My Reviews

Rating: 5 1 Review

Truly a Pleasure!

Reviewed By MAY - Raleigh, NC | Traveled to Europe
Chris was extremely responsive, provided many options and allowed us to piece together the best options for our dream vacation. We found working with her extraordinarily easy and we couldn't have done this without her!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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