• Cruises – Ocean and River – Worldwide
  • Resorts – Mexico, Caribbean, Hawaii and Belize
  • Active Tours – including some independent time – Worldwide
  • Honeymoons
  • Anniversary Trips
  • Group Trips
  • Destination Weddings


  • Group Leaders
  • Brides & Grooms
  • Couples
  • LGBT Groups and Couples


We handle everything on your behalf so you can focus your time on family, friends, hobbies and work. Specifically, we provide the following:

Research to find the best vacation options for you.

    • We do not have set packages to give to people. We work based on your individual needs and you give input along the way.
    • Statistics are that it takes the average person 40 hours or more are spent planning a vacation. We do that for you and give you back this time

• Share the research with you so you can see your options and you give your feedback.

    • The world is a large place and the options are limitless. Our job is to narrow down all of the possibilities to a handful that will meet your needs.
    • We put a tremendous amount of thought and time into the options we give you. We will provide you with several options to consider..
    • Our goal is to work together with you on your trip until we find exactly what will be best for you. We send you website links to any suggested vacations for you to review. We will ask for your feedback.

Counsel you on items related to a trip such as passports, visas, insurance, airline issues and any other questions you might have.
Book your chosen trip and work with you for payment schedule.
Work with you before departure to make sure you have everything you need.
Assist you while on your vacation, if problems should arise.
Follow up with you on your return to make sure all went smoothly. If you had problems, we work to resolve those.
• Assist you with travel insurance claims, if any.
Be available by phone, text or email to answer questions or concerns.


We start with a consultation. We are happy to do this by phone or in a face-to-face meeting at a location convenient to you. In this consultation, we discuss the ideas you have for your vacation, your travel history, and your preference for activities, hotels, and types of vacations. We also talk honestly about your budget. This is also the time for you to ask questions of us. If we determine that Specially Designed Travel is a good match for you, we will be happy to move forward with planning your vacation.

Let’s start planning your amazing trip now.

Call or text 512-217-9147 or email