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Clara Gonzales

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina Travel Agent
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Clara Gonzales

Clara Gonzales

Mount Pleasant, South Carolina Travel Agent
A Full-Service Travel Leaders Associate Agency
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Leisure and Luxury Travel Consultant

We travel not to escape life but for life not to escape us.

A new journey changes you and leaves you transformed in mind, body and spirit. Whether you are visiting on a vineyard in Pinhao along the Duoro River, walking the grand rooms of Schonbrun Place in Vienna or exploring the many flavors of chocolate in Brussels, the feelings of delight, wonder and adventure change you.

Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.

I want to share my love for travel and help you travel experiences that expand your heart and mind.My travel adventures began at 8 months old visiting my parent’s homeland in communist Hungary. Hungarian was my first language, and soon the culture and heritage become a part of me as well.A family move to Austria during middle school sealed my love of all things European.  For two years we took trips skiing in the Central Alps and meandering through magical Austrian countryside. Those were the best years of my childhood.My journeys continued accompanying my daughter on high school tours throughout Italy and Greece, along with family trips to Turks and Cacaos and Mexico, to luxury river cruises with my brother and elder mother to Portugal, and along the Rhine River and The Netherlands, my journey continues.

I desire nothing more than to design the trip of a lifetime for you and your travel mates.

Whether its lavender fields in Provence, dense forests in Ardennes or stately fortresses in Scotland I am here along with a team of agents to help you explore the beauty that is Europe.From luxury river cruises that give you an intimate look at small villages, tours of magical castles and small luxury ships that travels through the fjords of Norway, I am here to save you time, energy and the stress of wondering whether or not you chose the right places and activities.

Our agency specializes in seamless coordination and creatively curated experiences, so you don’t have to.

The world is filled with magical luxury and I would like to help you experience all that the globe has to offer. So wherever your heart and soul want to take you – whether it’s hidden riches in Japan, Turkish treasures in Istanbul or careening through desert sands in a dune buggy – I am here to plan the details from takeoff to arrival. 

It is my intention to offer you

- Personalized Service to create your perfect trip tailored to you and your interests

- VIP Treatment and Upgrades built into your luxury experience available to us through our many preferred local travel partners

- An effortless planning process with expert advice you can trust

Luxury Tailor Made Travel

Greece 2016 with #1 Daughter
Greece 2016 with #1 Daughter

Our travel partners across the globe allow us to customize a luxury small group or private travel experiences that are tailor made for you.

Authentic local expertise, culinary delights and the adventure of a lifetime is the difference between travel and unforgettable journeys. 

With small group travel and individual private travel, we look forward to taking you to luxurious tents in Morocco, 5 star hotels across the globe and luxury train rides through the Alps.

CERTIFICATES & AWARDS

Honeymoon and Destination Wedding Registry
Certified ASTA Travel Agent
Globus Certified Specialist
Monograms Certified Specialist
Avalon Waterways Certified Specialist
Azamara Certified Specialist
Windstar Certified Specialist

My Travel Stories

Greece - The Bookend Trip

Greece - The Bookend Trip

On the morning of June 18th, 2015 my daughter Ruby and I were getting ready to travel to the Charleston Airport when we heard on the news that nine people were shot and killed during a Bible study session at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church the night... Read more from my Greece - The Bookend Trip story.

Tulips And Windmills with Uniworld River Cruises

Having owned a flower shop for over 23 years in Charleston, SC a bucket list trip to The Netherlands was long overdue. My travel buddy would be my 78 year old mother and our vessel would no doubt be a floating boutique hotel by Uniworld. This would be our 3rd Uniworld... Read more from my Tulips And Windmills with Uniworld River Cruises story.

My Travel Experience

Places I’ve personally traveled to or destinations I’ve booked for my clients.