Welcome to The Joy of Travel

The Joy of Travel is staffed with fun, experienced agents who live and breathe to plan great trips for you.  Our promise to you is simple- we won't recommend anywhere we haven't tried first.  Find out for yourself if our first hand experience doesn't make all the difference.  Small Town friendly-Big City expertise. 

The Joy of Travel-where we put the JOY back in travel.

Isn't it time for your "Trip of Lifetime"?

Are you a discerning traveler who can appreciate the destination-focused approach to cruising Viking is famous for?  The world's leading river cruise company is waiting for you, and we have Viking Master Agents here at The Joy of Travel who can not only help you select the perfect ship and itinerary, but also save you money in the process. We offer two for one cruising, up to free airfare, and best of all our final price is going to be less than the pricing you'll find online.  Give us a call and let us prove it to you.  The Joy of Travel River Cruise Specialist Team can be found under the "Meet Us" tab at the top of the page.  If you seriously want to have the river cruise of a lifetime, join us on one of our personally escorted river cruise adventures.  Find out more under the "Travel With Us" tab.  The Joy of Travel-we put the JOY back in travel!



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The Latest from Our Blog

Exploring Southern Ireland, Day 1 and 2

If you are an American and want to explore a foreign country that is fabulously gorgeous and where the people love America and Americans there’s no better choice than Ireland.

Ireland is a land of unsurpassed beauty, about that there is no doubt.  What always surprises guests on my escorted tours in Ireland is the adoration of Americans by the Irish. 

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Special Interest Travel, Travel with a Theme

Did you know that there are multiple “special interest” cruises and tours you can join to enhance your appreciation for and understanding of things you enjoy?

Let’s take wine for instance.  There are multiple escorted land tours through the heart of wine country in both Europe and the USA.

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Are You Open to a New Experience?

Posadas Resorts invited me to bring my top agents to Cancun to experience three of their properties, and I literally could not remember the last time I stayed in the hotel zone of Cancun.  I gladly accepted the invitation.

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More in Florida Than Disney

Walt did a great job, but there’s more.

Walt Disney had a magnificent dream and the fulfillment of that dream in Florida is truly mind boggling.  However there’s more to Florida than Disney and oranges.

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