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An Insiders Look - Alexis does Ireland

April 21, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

An Insiders Look - Alexis does Ireland
Castles, Cuisine and Aristocracy
Ireland: A magical land of craggy cliffs, towering castles, genuine hospitality and mythical scenery. Just a couple of weeks ago, I was afforded the exciting opportunity to explore the magical landscape of Ireland by special invitation from Admiral Travel partners in the destination. Each night we dined and overnighted at a different five star property to give a thorough overview of the options in the region available for discerning...

School Erected in South Africa with Help from Sarasota's All Heart Fund

April 15, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

School Erected in South Africa with Help from Sarasota's All Heart Fund
South Africa’s Most Rural Digital Campus of Learning
The Admiral Travel International team is "All Heart" for South Africa. After all, it's where Owners Malaka and Ryan Hilton first met 20+ years ago and the native country of our Advisor Taryn Daley. Our team members have made remarkable memories in South Africa, so we love introducing clients to the magic of this special land. In recent years, we've loved seeing our partners from Michael's On East, Michael & Terri Klauber, fall madly in...

Talking African Safaris on Suncoast View

April 06, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

Talking African Safaris on Suncoast View
Safari Expert Ryan Hilton
"All safaris are not created equal!" Admiral Travel International co-owner, Zimbabwe native, former safari guide and Top Safari Specialist by Conde Nast Traveler for 10+ years, Ryan Hilton is THE expert to meet when learning about the African safari experience. On Wednesday, April 6, Ryan was invited to share his insights with the hosts and viewers of ABC 7's Suncoast View.  Click here to view the complete video segment online....

Insiders Access - The Hilton's Do Napa

March 29, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

Insiders Access - The Hilton's Do Napa
Wine Country
In February, to celebrate our anniversary Malaka and I went traveling to northern California with two couples who are good friends. Following two fantastic days and 3 nights of sightseeing and eating our way through San Francisco, we rented a minivan and drove to Napa for two additional nights of fun and exploration. Between the six of us only Malaka & I had visited this scenic valley before so we were all expecting a brief introduction to...

In Response To Global Events - Why You Should Keep Traveling

March 24, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

In Response To Global Events - Why You Should Keep Traveling
At Admiral Travel International, we take great pride in knowing our valued guests entrust us with their experience while abroad. Because of this, we remain steadfast and vigilant in our commitment to keeping them informed and safe. With recent terrorism incidents occurring in Europe and safety precautions being issued by the State Department, we want to ensure our travelers know that your safety and peace of mind is always our number one...

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March 08, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

Premium Benefits & Upgrades
Always the Very Best Partners for ATI clients!
Always Extraordinary. Always Everywhere. Always Admiral Travel.  Always the very best partners for ATI clients!  Your ideal travel dreams inspire ATI to design the ultimate in customized itineraries and experiences. After developing an understanding your personal travel needs and priorities, Admiral Travel’s specialized advisors create tailored journeys including the very best travel providers (world-class hoteliers,...

A Very Special Place in the Heart of Admiral Travel

March 03, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

A Very Special Place in the Heart of Admiral Travel
Londolozi Celebrates 90 Years
The foundations of the Londolozi dream were shaped over eighty years ago when two friends – the great grandfathers of the Varty and Taylor clans stood before the mighty Sand River for the first time. Londolozi holds a very special position to us in this company as it is where Malaka & Ryan met. It was love at first sight for her. The moment she saw the tall, bush-dusty field guide in his khaki shorts and tall socks descending the stairs...

Admiral Travel International Welcomed to Respected Regent Seven Seas Council

March 01, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

Admiral Travel International Welcomed to Respected Regent Seven Seas Council
 Admiral Travel International Welcomed to Respected Regent Seven Seas CouncilLocal Client Reception with Regent will be held on March 2Admiral Travel International, a Virtuoso-member travel agency based in downtown Sarasota, has been welcomed as a member of the 2016 Regent Seven Seas Council, an exclusive group of top industry performers. The appointment grants the leadership of Admiral Travel even greater advanced access to resources,...

An Insiders Look - Michelle Andersen does Istanbul!

February 25, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

Michelle’s Istanbul’s Recap – February 2016 I recently had the honor of a special invitation to experience Istanbul with hosts, Turkish Air, Shangri-La hotels and Travel Refinery with just eight other agents. Istanbul is alive and remains as vibrant as ever!  My three-day whirlwind tour has once again proven what a diverse and wonderful destination this mecca is for any traveler.   My journey began with nonstop...

Always Extraordinary. Always Everywhere. Always Admiral Travel.

January 03, 2016 // Posted in: Latest News

Always Extraordinary. Always Everywhere. Always Admiral Travel.
Expert Advisors Designing Your Ideal Journeys Around the Globe
As we welcome the New Year, we wanted to share a brief reminder about the Admiral Travel team's philosophy and specialities as we continue to exceed your expectations and provide a true return on life through travel!Always Extraordinary. Always Everywhere. Always Admiral Travel. Always for you! Your ideal travel dreams inspire us to design the ultimate in customized itineraries and experiences. Allow Admiral Travel’s specialized...

An Insiders Look - Michelle Andersen Goes to Sea Island

November 24, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

An Insiders Look - Michelle Andersen Goes to Sea Island
The Cloisters
11/24/2015Just this past weekend, Michelle Andersen had the oppportunity to explore the beautiful property The Cloister at Sea Island in Georgia. Here she recaps her experience: A truly remarkable property in all aspects and thoroughly deserving of the many accolades received over the years.  From the moment we arrived, the greeting at the entry gate reflected a genuine Southern Charm and quickly made us forget the seven hours on the...

A Message from Admiral Travel International

November 16, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

A Message from Admiral Travel International
In Regards to Recent Tragic Events In the World
Dear Admiral Travel Guests,  In the wake of the attacks on Paris, Admiral Travel's role of guiding, assisting, and caring for you, our clients, has once again intensified. While our hearts are heavy, our entire network of preferred travel providers and partners remains steadfast in our commitment to preserving your freedom to travel. You are our utmost priority. Boundaries Divide; Travel Unites. Rest assured we will continue to work...

An Insiders Look - The Amazon

September 29, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

An Insiders Look - The Amazon
As Seen Through Taryn Daley's eyes
Our very own travel designer Taryn Daley tells her "Tales of the River" and gives an insiders look into her experience on the Amazon including some of her favorite photos from the adventure: Taryn’s Review of the AmazonWhat I loved about visiting the Peruvian Amazon what that it was the perfect combination of my two favorite pastimes – being on the water and viewing wildlife.  We got up close and personal with all of the icons...

An Insiders Look - Ryan Hilton Recaps

September 21, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News, Featured Articles

An Insiders Look - Ryan Hilton Recaps
The Hilton Family Crystal Cruise
It really only struck me when we were in the vehicle between Fiumicino and boarding the ship in Civitavecchia; 12 whole days on a Crystal Cruise, just Malaka, Alex, Carter and myself. Lucky me!  Just us, for 12 whole days on the Crystal Serenity in the hands of the most hospitable Crystal Cruises team that would carry us down Italy’s Amalfi coast to Valetta, Malta where we would spend a day with a knight, and on through a couple of...

The Resort at Paws Up

September 11, 2015 // Posted in: Latest News

The Resort at Paws Up
An Insiders View
An Insiders Looks at The Resort at Paws Up! In late August ATI’s Michelle Andersen and Alexis Benac had the honor to visit the Resort at Paws Up… and what an honor it was. A luxury ranch resort situated on a sprawling 37,000-acre working cattle ranch in western Montana, The Resort at Paws Up is an undeniably beautiful property set in an even more undeniably beautiful part of the country. Fondly referred to as “The Last Best...
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