Karen Kelley, CTC, DS

Senior Travel Specialist

Click here to learn about my recent trip to Northern Italy with Tauck!

Specialties: personalized vacation planning for individuals, couples, families and multi-generations both on land and at sea.

Personal Travel highlight of a recent trip: Celebrating my birthday by having dinner on the rooftop of the Hotel Grand Bretagne in Athens overlooking the Acropolis.

Favorite thing I try to do when I travel: To see as many sights as possible while enjoying the local ambiance; cafes, restaurants and markets and shops.

Best Travel Advice: Take your time to enjoy the local color as well as the historical sights.

Best Client Rescue: Thankfully, I have never had to rescue any clients from horrible disasters but have always been able to assist them when the airlines or rail systems have severe changes or are affected by strikes.

Most memorable Client trip: Exclusive personalized tour of China for a family of 3 adults including private lunch on the Great Wall.

Favorite Destination: Paris will always be my favorite "return to" destination.

Dream Trip: Any of the 3 week vacations by private jet.

Bucket List to do's: Viet Nam, Thailand, Cambodia, Singapore and South Africa, Cuba.

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