Avalon Suites Are Unique!

By Celece Seegmiller for The Spectrum Newspaper, July 5, 2015 When it comes to European river cruises,  there’s usually one company that comes to mind.   They’ve done an excellent job of bringing attention to the river cruise industry.  You can’t open a magazine or watch a television show without seeing one of their ads. However,…

Mary’s River Cruise Review

Did you know you can have an amazing river cruise experience close to home?  In just over three hours, you can fly from St. George to Portland, Oregon and begin an incredible river cruise on the Columbia and Snake Rivers. Mary Curtis  from The Travel Connection recently returned from her Pacific Northwest river cruise onboard the American…

Alaskan Tour

Mary’s Alaska Cruisetour with Holland America By Mary Curtis, Travel Consultant at The Travel Connection Cruising on Holland America was a great experience. We flew into Canada and part of what Holland offered was to transport the luggage from the airport to the cabin without us even having to claim or handle our luggage at…

Beware Travel Agent Scams

“Did you know that as a travel agent you can get free vacations, have deeply discounted travel, and make money all at the same time?” This is just one of the many tag lines I discovered while investigating my new “hot button”, the travel agent “license”. It all started with a few telephone calls to…