My Love of All Things Travel
Avalon Waterways River Cruise in France
I have always dreamed of traveling to far away places, exploring new cultures and experiencing new things. At an early age I would sit in my grandfather's living room surrounded by National Geographic magazines, secretly planning all kinds of amazing adventures. As a teen, I had subscriptions to Conde Nast Traveler and Travel magazine and would often ask my aunt, who was a travel agent, where she would send her clients and what experiences they had. When I got older, the desire to travel stayed with me so I started exploring the world myself with my travels taking me to Europe and Costa Rica. In 1994, I enrolled in a program for Travel and Tourism and while in the program I interned at AAA in Heathrow, FL. Once I graduated I joined an agency in Port Orange that specialized in group and senior travel, primarily cruises and motor coach tours. My experience has since grown to include travel to the Caribbean, Europe, Costa Rica, and North America. I specialize in river cruises, tours, cruises to the Caribbean, Alaska, Transatlantic, and Europe. I would love the opportunity to create your dream vacation with you!
River Cruising on the Seine in France
I recently had the privilege of going on an Avalon river cruise to Paris and the Normandy Beaches. I boarded the Tapestry II in Paris and was warmly welcomed by captain and crew. The ship was beautifully decorated and the public areas were comfortable and welcoming. The cabins were large and well appointed. The best feature was the panoramic floor to ceiling sliding windows that brought the lovely countryside right into your room. There are so many wonderful features to share: the dining is phenomenal with local flavors served each night, excursions with expert guides that provide details about the area and history, and did I mention the wonderful staff?? Please view my pictures as a picture speaks a thousand words.....
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A success trip abroad.
Thank you so much for the feedback! I am thrilled you had such a memorable experience, you were a pleasure to work with. I look forward to planning future trips with you!
ABSOLUTELY the BEST trip of my life !!!!!
best trip was the vatican, rome,
One of the best trips ever.
Hawaii lives up to the word PARADISE (went to Mau
Thank you so much for your review and feedback. I am always happy to hear about all aspects of my client's trips and how we can improve. I look forward to assisting you with your next adventure!
A 55-year dream come true!
Outstanding travel agent!!!!!
For my travels, Julia is the first I call, and I highly recommend her!
Frank, Thank you very much for your kind review. It is always a pleasure working with you on your travel plans. I look forward to assisting you with your next adventure! Julia Starling