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About Us

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Dandelions &
Our Travel Philosophy

Dandelions -
the expert traveler

We frequently think of Dandelions as common weeds, but they have been used in traditional medicines, celebrated in horticultural societies, are a growing first-aid kit, and are nutritious.


Dandelions are expert travelers; they’re delicate, beautiful, useful, and steeped in experience. They go wherever the breeze takes them, and in that place, they find an experience that transforms them!


For us, that is the heart of travel. Whether it be for a family vacation, adults-only, reunion, honeymoon, anniversary, or friends’ trip, our vacation experiences transform us.

If you've ever touched a dandelion, you know they are both sensitive and resilient flowers - delicate and balanced. Planning a vacation requires the same approach. We take your travel plans and wishes seriously and will be sensitive to your travel musts, wants, and dreams.

Let us bring an added touch to your travel plans with my industry expertise and meticulous attention detail. Together, we can transform your whimsy into a lifetime memory.

Why use a travel advisor?

Expertise and Knowledge

Travel advisors are professionals who specialize in the travel industry. We have extensive knowledge and experience in planning and organizing trips, which saves you time and effort. We handle all the research, bookings, and logistics.


Time and Effort Savings

Planning a trip can be time-consuming and overwhelming, especially if you have specific preferences or complex itineraries. We can take care of all the details, such as flights, accommodations, transportation, tours, and activities, based on your preferences. This saves you valuable time and effort that you can spend on other priorities.


Personalized Service

We take the time to understand your travel preferences, interests, and budget to provide personalized recommendations tailored to your needs. This helps ensure that you have a memorable and enjoyable trip. We can suggest unique experiences, off-the-beaten-path attractions, and insider tips that you may not find on your own.


Destination Knowledge

Travel advisors have extensive knowledge about various destinations worldwide. They can provide you with insider tips, local insights, and hidden gems that may not be easily found in guidebooks or online resources. Our expertise and access to resources can help you discover unique experiences and attractions, and authentic cultural encounters.

Access to Exclusive Benefits and Upgrades

We often have access to special deals, promotions, and packages that are not readily available to the general public and have established relationships with travel suppliers, such as hotels, cruise lines, and tour operators. This allows us to secure competitive prices and additional perks like room upgrades, complimentary breakfasts, or spa credits. These benefits can enhance your travel experience and provide value for your money. 


Peace of Mind

By using a travel advisor, you have a dedicated professional taking care of your travel arrangements. This gives you peace of mind knowing that your trip is being handled by an expert. They can provide guidance, answer your questions, and address any concerns you may have throughout the planning and booking process.

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Our vacation planning services are designed to fit your needs. You can choose how much or how little you'd like us to plan, and we will customize and tailor your itinerary to your specifications.

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Cruise Vacations

Experience the luxury of a cruise vacation with us!

We can arrange full transfers to and from the port, so you can relax and enjoy your cruise with no worries.

We can also assist with airfare, excursions, and detailed itineraries, as well as pre and post cruise accommodations and activities.

Celebrate special events such as anniversaries, honeymoons, and birthdays with us and make your cruise even more special.

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Resort Vacations

Our Resort Vacations provide the ultimate all-inclusive experience for families, couples and solo travelers.


Enjoy luxurious accommodations and top-notch service, complete with roundtrip transfers and exciting excursions.


We also offer airfare and customized celebrations to make your dream vacation a reality.


Whether you're looking for an exotic getaway or an eco-friendly escape, we have the perfect resort for you.

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A La Carte
Choose what's right for you

Our A La Carte Vacations offer custom-made travel packages tailored to your individual needs.


We provide a range of services from hotel and airfare bookings to excursions, transfers, and more.


You will be able to create the perfect holiday experience and enjoy the freedom and flexibility to customize your vacation to your exact specifications with as much or as little as you need.

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What does it cost to use these services?

Excluding the research fee for first-time clients and groups, there are no additional fees associated with using our travel agency services. Our expertise comes with zero additional cost to you.

We receive our fees from our partners in travel (Hotels, Cruise Lines, etc.)

New Clients

Research Fee 

Our research fee service compensates us for the time-intensive nature of planning travel for new clients, including the time spent discussing your travel plans, interests, and budget.

The time allows us to provide you with the best possible options. We provide quotes so you can compare and make the most budget-aware decision for your travel plans.

You will only be charged for research if you choose to move forward with the vacation planning. 

Let's chat and see if you'd like to use our services!

Existing Clients

No additional fees for research 

Aside from clients requesting air-only travel, existing clients do not pay a research fee. 


Research Fee

Group travel requires additional time to plan, document, and organize. But, it can also result in bigger discounts. Typically, a group is classified as 10+ individual travelers 

If you are interested in arranging group travel, please contact me. 

The research fee will be dependent upon the number of travelers and intricacy of the group's itinerary.

Cost (Non-Refundable)

$50-100 USD




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