THe thirsty traveler

Hello Spring! Here at Thirsty of Travel Designs, we are thrilled for Spring to arrive! Not only for the warmer weather in the Midwest but also to see some of our hard work come to fruition with Spring Break travel in full swing. This time of year is all about family travel and we’ve put together […]

Cruisin’ on through the new year… Starting off 2024 strong, both Sarah & Katie got to experience their first cruises (separately)…because the cruise industry is hotter than ever! Sarah embarked on a family friendly adventure over the Christmas holiday and Katie got to experience a new luxury cruise line in January. Tune in below for […]

Fresh off an incredible trip to Italy with my husband, we are busily preparing for the holiday season.  Our trip was a perfect mix of business and pleasure which had us tasting our way through Emilia-Romagna, experiencing some of the awe-inspiring sights as well as meeting with local suppliers and hoteliers.  Throughout my travels, I […]

‘TIS THE SEASON AAA just released these statistics and they are expecting next week to be the busiest at the airports in 18 years! So we wanted to share some of our TOP TIPS to help you handle traveling during the upcoming holiday season: ✅ Be Prepared – Lines will be longer, weather delays will happen and crowds will […]

Summer is upon us and we are 100% here for it!  It feels like the first half of the year was such a whirlwind and we are soaking up the kids being out of school and all of the outdoor fun that summer offers…bike rides, walks & pool days. A little bit slower days and […]

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!   My sister-in-law hosted all of us at her house in Pittsburgh for a fun-filled holiday. We did our typical family traditions of eating too much, playing lots of games and staying up too late talking and enjoying “holiday spirits”…it was perfect!    But coming home, it […]

‘TIS THE SEASON The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) just released these stats for Americans and I’m honestly not surprised.    With the influx of inquiries and pent up demand that we are currently seeing, the world is willing and able to travel…especially this holiday season.   Here are some of our TOP TIPS […]

A few of our Travel Advisor friends are currently partaking in an epic 10-day Familiarization trip (aka FAM trip) to Tanzania and we are more than a little jealous! One of our top notch suppliers has handpicked the items on their itinerary to educate and provide the Travel Advisors with a small sample of what […]

FALL BREAK 2022 = STAYCATION And we ’d it! Sometimes, all you need is to block a few days on your and just have some focused family fun! With all 4 kids in sports and only a few days off, I knew a staycation was exactly what my crew needed to take a much needed […]

Happy Oktoberfest!