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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 […]

MEET SARAH! We wanted to take a moment and have our newest member at Thirsty for Travel Designs introduce herself: Hello, friends! My name is Sarah Brady (the one with the Santa hat) and I have the pleasure of being the Client Care Coordinator for Thirsty for Travel Designs! I’m so excited to get to […]

Costa Rica Freshly back from our trip to Costa Rica, we came back rested and recharged. And we cannot stop dreaming about the ceviche at that Tico picnic…yum, yum! Why should you care that we went to Costa Rica (other than serious FOMO)? These trips may seem like a vacation (and parts of it certainly […]

New Website…Sneak Peek Late nights & early mornings have been poured into this new pet project. And we are in the final stages of putting together our brand new website. Phew! We are so excited for the refresh and cannot wait to launch it…so stay tuned as we will announce the official launch via social […]

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 […]

‘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 […]

Happy Oktoberfest!

Travel is back…the good, the bad and the ugly!

Our host agency, Gifted Travel Network, was abuzz last week when one of our very own, Vanessa McGovern, was christened Godmother of the Emerald Luna in Amsterdam, Netherlands (pictured above). Vanessa is our Chief Marketing & Sales Officer at Gifted Travel Network and is a huge advocate for the travel advisor, the travel industry as […]