Certifications Conde Nast Travel Specialist, Tauck Specialist, Signature Expert, Accredited Cruise Counselor (ACC), South Africa FUNDI Specialist, Singapore Specialist
With over 30 years in the travel industry, Julia has gained a solid reputation for matching discerning clients with the best travel destinations in the world. Julia has not only traveled to, but has fully immersed herself in the language, culture and people of Germany, Croatia and Italy.
She was born in Croatia, raised in Germany and spent several years living in Italy. Her tours around the globe (120 plus countries) revolve around UNESCO's World Heritage Sites, cultural immersion, nature and food & wine. For Julia, travel is not just a profession, it's a way of life!
Certifications Accredited Cruise Counselor, (ACC) Tahiti Specialist
Janet has worked in the travel industry for over 25 years and has an extensive knowledge in planning cruises, family vacations and custom trips for the most discerning clients. She specializes in helping people discover the world's most exceptional hotels and unique experiences. Janet is well travelled, and her own experiences are helpful in creating memorable vacations uniquely tailored to each individual. She has helped clients discover new destinations based on their interests of food, nature, and authentic culture. Janet understands that no detail is too small assuring her clients have no stress while traveling and creating lifelong memories.
Director, Business Development
Samantha is new to travel industry, but she is well travelled and her trips revolve around art, culture, food & wine.
Samantha's academic bio is rather impressive. She completed a Doctorate in interwar British Painting in 2019 from University of York, UK. She has worked in museums in both UK and USA, including the Stonewall National Museum & Archives, Norton Museum of Art and Gainsborough's House.
She received MA from University College of London, a MLitt from the University of Glasgow and BA from Boston U. She is the author of Frances Hodgkin's and she has spoken at art historical conferences at the Centre Pompidou, Pallant House Gallery, Paul Mellon Center and Courtauld Institute of Art.
As an art historian, curator and author, Samantha is delighted to join Reid Travel where she plans to lead small immersive art groups throughout the world.
Director, Marketing and Social Media Development
Whitney is a Florida native. As a student-athlete graduating from Florida Atlantic University with degrees in Business and Marketing. She started in the travel industry in 2010 and did not have a passport. That quickly changed as she caught the travel bug. Whitney has had some great experiences around the globe and through her own travels and the experienced team at Reid. She is working on travel itineraries for young and active as well as unique honeymoon destinations.
Independent Travel Consultant
Cynthia grew up immersed in the travel industry with her Mother being a seasoned travel agent and owner of a local travel agency. She has travelled to over 120 countries and acquired a deep understanding of the cultural, social, legal, and political landscapes of many countries. As an experienced international and technology/telecommunications lawyer, she is highly organized and devoted to connecting people to our beautiful world. Cynthia lived in Germany for seven years and is fluent in German with a knowledgeable connection to other European countries.
She is delighted to join the Reid Travel team and lead individuals and groups to exciting destinations by land or sea.