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Welcome Taryn Griffin

January 09, 2020 // Posted in: Latest News

Welcome Taryn Griffin
We're thrilled to welcome the start of the New Year by introducing one of the newest members of the ATI team! Meet Taryn Griffin: tgriffin@admiraltravel.comA little background: I was born and raised in Florida!  I went to Florida State University and currently live in Sarasota with my husband and two sons. I love to go to the beach and swim in the ocean. I also love to cook! Why did you choose to work in this...

Travel Ideas for the New Year & New Decade

January 02, 2020 // Posted in: Latest News

Travel Ideas for the New Year & New Decade
Exclusive Journeys for 2020 & Beyond
As we welcome the New Year, the Admiral Travel team wishes you great happiness and good health. Of course, we also wish you safe travels with appreciation for granting us the privilege of designing your next journey. Are you resolving to travel more this year? Or better yet, this entire decade? If so, you're in luck, because the Hiltons and our team of Travel Advisors have already done all the heavy-lifting to prepare innovative,...

Welcome Isabelle Finly

December 30, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Welcome Isabelle Finly
As we reflect on 2019, one of our team's best discoveries was finding one of our newest team members!   Meet Isabelle Finly: isabelle@admiraltravel.com Director, Exclusive Product & Founder's Journeys A little background: I grew up in Clarksburg, West Virginia with my parents & my younger sister.  I went to college at the University of Mississippi (hotty toddy!).  When I graduated, I headed down under to...

Pack Your Bags to Fly Privately to Morocco with a Travel + Leisure A-List Advisor

November 05, 2019

Pack Your Bags to Fly Privately to Morocco with a Travel + Leisure A-List Advisor
Malaka Hilton, founder and president of Admiral Travel International (ATI), was recently recognized for the 17th consecutive year on Travel + Leisure's 18th annual A-List for her expertise in Egypt and the Middle East. Hilton’s additional specialties in planning luxury travel experiences in Morocco, South Africa and United Arab Emirates are also noted on www.travelandleisure.com/a-list as part of the 2019 Travel + Leisure A-List. The...

Londolozi: ‘Protector Of All Living Things’ and Where it All Began

November 01, 2019

Londolozi: ‘Protector Of All Living Things’ and Where it All Began
Speaking of the Hiltons, did you know they met at Londolozi Game Reserve in 1997? That’s right, Admiral Travel and our popular Gulf Coast Connoisseur Club journeys which led to last weekend’s Safari Sarasota events supporting the All Heart Fund at the Good Work Foundation, have roots with a love that began in South Africa…  Malaka El Shahawy visited South Africa for the first time in 1997 for an industry tour, having recently...

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Introduces New Spa Brand: Serene Spa & Wellness

October 28, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Regent Seven Seas Cruises Introduces New Spa Brand: Serene Spa & Wellness
Contact your ATI Advisor (941-951-1801 or travel@admiraltravel.com) to book your next Regent Seven Seas Cruises® sailing and experience Regent's new globally inspired spa brand: Serene Spa & Wellness. Enhance your travel with globally inspired spa treatments, rejuvenating fitness classes, nutritionally balanced menu selections and wellness tours as you journey around the world. We're delighted to share details - direct from our...

ATI's Global Family: UniWorld

October 22, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

ATI's Global Family: UniWorld
There’s a moment on every Uniworld boutique river cruise when it becomes clear. Maybe it’s while luxuriating in the comfort in your exceptionally appointed stateroom or suite. Or savoring yet another culinary masterpiece prepared by our master chefs. Or while experiencing the jewels of Europe from a perspective only the river can provide. A moment when you realize that this journey is unlike anything you’ve ever experienced and beyond...

Safari Travelers Encouraged to Watch Joubert's 'Okavango: River of Dreams'

October 18, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Safari Travelers Encouraged to Watch Joubert's 'Okavango: River of Dreams'
Admiral Travel's own Ryan Hilton is anticipating the U.S. Premiere of Joubert's 'Okavango: River of Dreams' airing on PBS stations in the coming weeks! Ryan reports this series will include some of the very best footage and storytelling to ever come out of Africa. Here's the full update provided directly by the film producers: This three-part blue-chip series from, Great Plains Conservation co-founders and wildlife filmmakers,...

Malaka Hilton Named to the Travel + Leisure 2019 A-List

October 10, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Malaka Hilton Named to the Travel + Leisure 2019 A-List
Honored for 17th Consecutive Year for Specialty in Egypt and the Middle East
Malaka Hilton, founder and president of Admiral Travel International (ATI), has been recognized for the 17th consecutive year on Travel + Leisure's 18th annual A-List for her specialty in Egypt and the Middle East. Hilton’s additional specialties in planning luxury travel experiences in Morocco, South Africa andUnitedArab Emirates are also noted on www.travelandleisure.com/a-list as part of the...

A Message from the Hiltons about the Bahamas

September 23, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

A Message from the Hiltons about the Bahamas
It's Time to Visit 14 of 16 Bahamian Islands
When Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamian Islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama it devastated the island and its people. Immediately following the storm, at the recommendation of a Bahamian friend, we referred those who wanted to help with the recovery to donate through an online Amazon wish list. Moving forward, the best way you can assist the Bahamian people is by still visiting islands of the Bahamas. They need tourism revenue in order to...

Cruise with the “Best Culinary Experience” Aboard Oceania’s Sirena

September 01, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Cruise with the “Best Culinary Experience” Aboard Oceania’s Sirena
Contact an ATI Advisor to Learn More: 941-951-1801
Delight your palate as you taste all that earned Oceania the recent “Best Culinary Experience” award at Virtuoso Travel Week 2019 as you sail Istanbul to Dubai for a 20-day voyage. Sirena’s Footsteps of Discovery itinerary allows you to explore: Turkey: Istanbul, Pergamum (Dikili), Ephesus (Kusadasi), AntalyaCyprus: PaphosIsrael: Jerusalem (Haifa) Cruising the Mediterranean Sea & Suez Canal Transit Jordan: AqabaEgypt: Luxor...

Photo Contest: Capture the Soul of Africa

August 27, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Photo Contest: Capture the Soul of Africa
From ATI Preferred Partner Wilderness Safaris
Calling all safari travelers (and amateur photographer guests!) - If you've taken a photo which you feel "captures the soul of Africa," we invite you to enter Wilderness Safaris' new photo contest.  An entry fee of R300 (USD 25) will allow photographers to submit five entries, with all funds going to the Wilderness Wildlife Trust. Start browsing your personal albums now as photographers will have an opportunity to start submitting...

Working with the Best in the Biz

August 27, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Working with the Best in the Biz
Virtuoso Travel Week 2019
Several members of the ATI team recently returned from Virtuoso Travel Week (VTW). With more than 6,500 professionals representing the world’s best luxury travel experiences, this annual gathering strengthens ATI’s global partnerships and close personal connections with industry leaders. Wherever your Bucket List – or Wanderlist – leads you next, it’s comforting to know an ATI Advisor can always pick-up the phone and speak to their...

Crystal Skye: Takes Off from SRQ with ATI, Makes Headlines from Tampa to Nelspruit

June 19, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Crystal Skye: Takes Off from SRQ with ATI, Makes Headlines from Tampa to Nelspruit
ATI’s Future Private Flights in Development
The Hiltons promised it would be the trip of a lifetime, and based on the feedback of 60 travelers lucky enough to experience ATI’s Singita Safari + Crystal Skye experience with Salvatore Ferragamo, it truly was. In case you missed the local media coverage of the Crystal Skye’s Sarasota debut with the complete red carpet treatment - thanks to ATI’s private charter - here’s a glimpse inside the Boeing 777 custom private jet. Click...

Two Members of ATI Team Nominated for 2019 Virtuoso Awards

June 05, 2019 // Posted in: Latest News

Two Members of ATI Team Nominated for 2019 Virtuoso Awards
Have you ever wondered what being a “Virtuoso” agency means for travelers who work with Admiral Travel? Virtuoso® is the leading international travel agency network specializing in luxury and experiential travel. This by-invitation-only organization comprises over 1,000 travel agency partners with 20,000 elite travel advisors in 50 countries throughout North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the...
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  • Welcome Taryn Griffin

    We're thrilled to welcome the start of the New Year by introducing one of the newest members of the ATI team! Meet Taryn...
  • Travel Ideas for the New Year & New Decade

    As we welcome the New Year, the Admiral Travel team wishes you great happiness and good health. Of course, we also wish you safe travels with...

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