Specializing in USA and European Travel
Travel is my passion and whether you are planning a first trip to overseas, want to experience a European River Cruise or just need a Winter Break to an all-inclusive beach resort, you can call on me to help you plan the trip you desire. With my 30+ years of experience, I can help you avoid the pitfalls of planning travel on your own while saving you time and money including suggestions of the must-sees while on your vacation. My returning customers have been referring new customers to me for years and I am happy to assist new customers by appointment or referral.
“We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us” – Anonymous
Let me make your travel dreams come true!
What are people saying about Meridith?
'When Meridith is helping with my travel plans, the attention she gives me makes me feel as though I am her most important customer.' J.S. St. Paul, MN The honeymoon was FABULOUS...great hotel picks, they were perfect in every town. I especially loved that we were upgraded to “superior” rooms...everything went so smoothly. I have told several people already that going through a travel agent was the best way to go – I will pass your name on to others as I hear about their travel plans. Thank you so much for all of your help! K.T. Plymouth, MN
My Areas of Expertise
My friends and I decided to take a spur of the moment vacation and spend a long weekend in Copenhagen! My maiden name is Olsen, spelled the Danish way, so that helped spur my desire to visit this old Scandinavian City.
We hit the ground running, after a short train ride into... Read more from my Long Weekend in Copenhagen story.
I've had the pleasure of traveling to both of these beautiful European countries. I highly suggest that you make a trip to both, but if you are deciding between that two let me share with you my personal experience.
There are endless iconic sites and history in France even more so than... Read more from my France vs. Spain story.
If you’re heading to Europe, why not make a stop in Amsterdam? It’s a great place for a 2-3 night stay, but you certainly could spend even more time there. Amsterdam provides one of the easiest access points for traveling in and out of Europe.
During your stay you may want to... Read more from my My Amsterdam Escapade story.
Last Spring I had the fortune to experience a "Taste of Ireland" on a CIE Tours guided vacation! I thought I wasn't old enough to take a guided vacation but was I ever wrong! Pat our guide/driver added wonderful commentary about the sights we saw outside our deluxe motor-coach traveling through... Read more from my Ireland Spring 2016 story.
Great Family Adventure
Our vacation was awesome and everything happened exactly as we planned with Meridith.
Thank you Jeff! It was my pleasure assisting you and your family!
Awesome Spring Break!
Vacation of LifeTime!
Laurie, It was my pleasure assisting you and your family traveling to Italy! I look forward to assisting you with your next travel adventure! Thank you - Meridith O'Toole
Exploring the cradle of civilization
Thank you Alan! Always a pleasure assisting you with your travel adventures!
Europe, Australia, North America
Thank you! It has been my pleasure assisting you in your business travel and family vacations!
TRAVEL LEADERS AND MERIDITH O'TOOLE WAS
UNDERSTANDING, VERY HELPFUL, COURTEOUS AND
THOROUGH. WE INTEND TO USE HER HELP AGAIN IN THE
MAE AND ARCHIE PAVLAK
My pleasure assisted with this special trip!
wonderful 10 day Panama canal cruise'
Best trip ever!
Thanks Jodi! So glad you enjoyed PV!
First trip in years without the kids
Meridith = great travel advice!
A Truly Full Service Travel Agent
Thank you for trusting me with your travels! It is my honor and what I so enjoy - making travel dreams come true!
CIE tour to Ireland
We Always Use Meridith!
Thank you Mari! I appreciate your comments and know that I will always try my best to make your trip the best possible!
Working in our best interest
Thank you - I appreciate your feedback!
Viking cruise ship in Europe was outstanding.
Thank you Jane! I enjoy working with you and your friend and appreciate your feedback on your experiences!
Trip of a Life Time!!
Thank you so much for sharing your feedback! I appreciate it !