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Kelly Berlin

From East Asia to the Upper East Side and beyond… Kelly began her career at Travel + Leisure Magazine in...

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Montague Contemporary Journey to Morocco

Famed for its ancient kasbahs and breathtaking natural beauty, Morocco is undergoing a quiet transformation into one of the world’s...

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8 Ways to Make an Impact on Your Next Vacay

With post-pandemic travel at the forefront, there’s never been a better time to plan a trip with a deeper purpose....

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Tori Elizabeth

With a sweet spot for couples who love luxury, Tori is passionate about merging her conscious and creative sides to...

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Reframing Diversity to Drive Equity and Inclusion

With the official launch of SmartFlyer’s sister nonprofit, EQTR, we co-hosted a conversation led by Dr. Derrick Gay around the...

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In a Long-Term Relationship (with my Travel Advisor)

On a daily basis, our team is asked, “why should I book with a travel agent?” It’s easily one of...

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Jacqui Weidman

Born in South Africa and raised in Los Angeles, Jacqui brings her multi-cultural background to all trips that she plans...

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21 Hottest Hotel Openings Happening in 2021

Amongst the many positive trends we’re seeing evolve within the hospitality space in recent months, the promise of dozens of...

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Luxury Safari: The Greater Impact of Your Tourism Dollars

At the close of each year, we aim to reflect back on where we’ve been while looking forward to where...

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Sojourn to South Africa

Safari is often touted as a ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ experience, but the seasoned adventurer knows that the moment you set foot onto...

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Alex Presley

Continuously finding inspiration through cultural exploration and discovering hidden gems of the world, Alex brings a natural curiosity to her...

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Trekking with the Gorillas of Rwanda

Rwanda is a country famous for its gorillas, but its history makes it the epitome of a country that found...

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Grace Baker

A deep-rooted love of travel coupled with a passion for food and wine has fueled Grace’s desire to curate custom...

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Erica Levine Weber

As a travel writer, Erica has been inspiring travelers for years with her comedic perspective on living abroad and endless...

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Where You Should Travel Next, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Here at SmartFlyer HQ, you could say we geek out over how our sun, moon, and rising signs impact the...

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7 Travel Bucket List Trips to Get on the Books for 2021 + 2022 (...Now)

Travel trends show that last-minute bookings have become increasingly common in recent years. But, just as with much else these...

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Andrea Watson

Recognizing that travel is one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself and your family, Andrea listens and learns...

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Bring the Hotel Home

In a time when we’re all cooped up and craving travel more than ever, we’ve been pouring our energy into...

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Serengeti Girls Run with Singita

If spotting the “Big Five” on a safari wasn’t thrilling enough, seeing some of the world’s most majestic animals while...

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Community, Not Competition.

Recently named one of Luxury Travel Advisor’s 2019 Trendsetters, Atlanta-based travel advisor Laura Epstein attributes much of her success to...

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Julia Gregory

Inspired by the old adage, “travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer,” Julia believes travel and...

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From Hotelier to Travel Advisor: Why Liana Made the Switch

In a business that’s all based on relationships, we hold ours with hoteliers – that is, the behind-the-scenes magicians who...

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Making the World My Office with Tiffany Fig

With an international network of nearly two hundred travel advisors making up the SmartFlyer family, our team is seemingly working...

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What We're Loving: Charleston Edition

A city best experienced by weaving through its historic streets tasting your way through her innumerable restaurants and bars, Charleston...

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Trend Report, Straight from the Fashion Week of Travel

Each year, our tribe gathers in Las Vegas for Virtuoso Travel Week, otherwise known as the ‘Fashion Week of Travel.’...

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Allison Kobasky

As a travel advisor, Allison’s passions lie in ensuring that her clients are completely heard, ideas are understood and unique...

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Why a $320k Around-the-World Private Jet isn't (That) Crazy

From the moment you step on-board, it’s clear that Abercrombie & Kent’s Private Jet is no ordinary aircraft. For that...

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The Safari Packing Guide

“How do I pack for an African safari?” ranks amongst the top questions that our agents receive when their clients...

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Paige Tully

Her philosophy on travel is much the same as Mark Twain who said it best, “Travel is fatal to prejudice,...

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Brianna Feo

By being inspired by travel herself, Brianna aims to inspire others to explore the world around them. After graduating from...

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Paris...pour la Première Fois

It’s often said that “Paris is always a good idea,” and we couldn’t agree more; but it’s your first visit...

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Safari: East Africa Edition

An African Safari is a bucket list item for many families but the logistics and sheer breadth of experiences can...

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Lauren Kimball Grubbs

A Bay Area native currently residing in Newport Beach, Lauren has been traveling the world for as long as she...

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Justyna Della Valle

Justyna can recommend the amazing little café known only to locals, the most delightful wineries, the best hotels—and equally important,...

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Kristina Miller

As an anthropologist having spent more than a decade working in the field of international humanitarian development, Kristina has traveled...

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Amy Wyatt

Exposed to different cultures from a young age, a lifelong sense of wanderlust was instilled in Amy as a child....

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Leave Your Passport At Home, We're Going to San Juan

A quick glance at a map of the Caribbean and sun-seeking travelers are left overwhelmed by dozens of options. And...

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Virtuoso Travel Week:
Best of the Best 2018

At this year’s 30th annual Virtuoso Travel Week, the SmartFlyer team gathered to support our hotel partners at the “Best...

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Virtuoso Week: What Your Travel Agent Was Really up to in Vegas

With an average high of 102 degrees in August, most people aren’t flocking to Sin City at the height of...

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Michelle Jackson

After studying abroad in Italy, Michelle’s love for travel pointed her towards a career in hospitality. Upon graduation Michelle pursued...

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Puran Arons

As a native of India, Puran grew up in Pakistan and immigrated to England to begin her career in the...

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Riya Thanissorn

Riya left a successful corporate career to follow her passion – travel. Having over 45 countries under her belt, she...

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Sarah Thomas

Based in Austin, Sarah is a born and raised Texan with a passion for creating unique and unforgettable experiences for...

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Lauren Tulp Cichocki

Lauren founded Arbiter Travel Co. as a resource for travelers who share in her passion for discovering beautiful places and...

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Hillary Taylor

Spurred by an innate love for adventure, culture and exploring all the world has to offer, Hillary left a job...

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Jennifer Richardson

Jennifer has been obsessed with travel since she can remember. From the time she was an infant, her parents toted...

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Cydney Lembersky

Cydney’s innate sense of adventure and creative spirit fuel her in crafting out-of-the-box itineraries for clients. After leaving her tri-state...

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Caroline Schernecker

The greatest gift from her parents was showing her the world. By the time Caroline graduated from high school she...

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Daniela Ratner

Raised in the cultural melting pot that is Miami, Daniela thrives in destinations with eclectic hotel and restaurant scenes. After...

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Susan Andrzejewski

Susan is happiest when she’s headed for the airport – the anticipation of the days ahead keeps her smiling. Growing...

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Laura Epstein

Laura has always loved planning travel and experiencing different cultures. When designing itineraries, Laura especially loves working with couples, families,...

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Anna Sperato

Anna did not realize how much World was really out there until she made her way to Alaska to work...

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12 Nights in Dreamy Morocco

Imagine palaces draped in colorful silks and seamless sand dunes that chase the setting sun. Bustling medina’s and an overall...

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Incredible Iceland

Iceland is beautiful, quirky and adventurous all at the same time – it’s almost impossible to list the reasons why it’s...

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London with The London Chatter

For this London edition, we look to The London Chatter’s Kelly Eastwood, our go-to for the latest and greatest in...

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Sydney with Natalie Knoll

Sydney local and fashion aesthete Natalie Knoll of Bird & Knoll shows us what it means to enjoy the Aussie...

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Suzanne Ryan

Suzanne’s career in travel and customer service has spanned over 25 years, and much of the globe. After venturing solo to...

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Robert Merlin

Robert is a St. Louis-based professional known for (seemingly magically) balancing his careers as an attorney and travel agent in...

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Amy Zebala

A month-long trip to France during childhood sparked Amy’s curiosity about new and different parts of the world. Amy began...

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Elena Borrero

A lifelong globetrotter, Elena grew up revisiting her Sicilian roots every summer and that taste for travel eventually morphed into...

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Shaun Schisler

Shaun is a native Southern California girl, and has been an Interior Designer for 20 years. She loves all things...

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David Bragg

David has taken his passion for travel and turned it into a career, providing unique experiences tailored to individual needs...

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Courtney Beaver

The daughter of a flight attendant from Atlanta, GA, Courtney grew up traveling more than most. However, it wasn’t until...

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Michael Schertz

Whether it’s a five-star weekend “staycation” or a 16-day African safari, Michael ensures that every detail of his clients’ trips...

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Jo Beth O'Leary

Jo Beth started at SmartFlyer 18 years ago as the receptionist. Today, she’s the go-to gal for flights and trains...

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Lauren Saiger Machowsky

A born and bred New Yorker, Lauren Machowsky developed a deep love for travel at a young age thanks to frequent...

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Josie Schiavone

A longtime resident of Washington, D.C., Josie has traveled extensively since she was also two-and-a-half years old. Her passport holds...

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Allison (Addie) Law

Whether it be gorilla trekking in Uganda, paragliding over the Azores or surfing on the sand dunes of the Sahara,...

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Claire Eastwood

Born and raised in Kenya, New York based Claire Eastwood has travel in her blood and Africa in her soul....

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Katie Lee

Since a young age, Katie has been passionate about immersing herself in new cultures and experiences. Katie was born and...

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Michael Holtz

The ultimate jetsetter and original Smart Flyer, Michael is tireless in his pursuit for the best in luxury travel. No matter the...

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Atlanta with Billy Roberts

When he’s not traveling, you’ll find Billy Roberts diggin’ on “the best-fried chicken” at JCT or reveling in old world mixology...

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The Ultimate Spring Break

Who says Spring Break is just about the kids? Not Robert Merlin! This Spring Break itinerary is loaded with activities...

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The Ultimate 30 Day Africa Adventure

TRIP NOTES Duration: 29 nights, 30 days We Love It For: Couples, Honeymooners, Families with older children, adventure seekers, nature lovers Trip...

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