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Hi, I’m Julie Johnston, and I craft inspired experiences for travelers and groups seeking exhilarating vacations that envelop you in luxury. Yes, I’ll send you to a picture-perfect paradise—but your destination is so much more than a pretty picture, to be admired from afar.

With my deep destination knowledge, privileged access to top guides, and creative spark, I’ll ensure that your vacation fully immerses you in the landscapes and cultures you visit—with plenty of relaxation mixed in. From stomping grapes at a family-owned Italian vineyard, to feeding giraffes right from the window of your safari lodge—or simply sinking into the most incredible infinity pool with endless views of the horizon—let me show you how amazing “off the beaten path” travel can really be.

If you’re ready to explore like a traveler—and not just a tourist—discover how I can craft your one-of-a-kind inspired itinerary:

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Adventurous. Creative. Out-of-the-Box. That’s what my clients are searching for on their vacations—and that describes me to a “t,” too! From my flame-red hair to my penchant for throwing unforgettable celebrations, I’ve always had a big zest for life. And I’m always seeking out ways to add more “zest” to my travels, too!

After more than 25 years in the travel industry, you can bet I have the experience—and the exclusive connections—to help you do the same. Learn more about my unique approach to planning exhilarating travel that perfectly balances leisure and immersive experiences for my clients:

Meet Julie Johnston, Your Luxury Travel Advisor

I'm here to help you add more "zest" to your travels!

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Go with Your Group—Effortlessly

The more, the merrier! While group travel can quickly get complicated, I’ll coordinate every last detail of your group’s custom itinerary for you.

From multigenerational family escapes and friend getaways, to a custom journey designed to deepen bonds with your business’s customers or your club’s members, let me show you how rewarding traveling together can be:

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"Julie made making reservations a breeze with all her insight into our trip! Julie was very professional in preparing our reservations. She could not have made it easier for us! The trip was wonderful and very relaxing. We
are going on another trip in April! Thanks Julie!"

- Eileen Traficante

"This was a new process for us to work with a travel expert. She made sure we were taken care of every part of our journey to Italy. We had private drivers and English-speaking guides to all the sites we selected. The hotels were quite nice, especially in Sorrento. We asked for a view and we got a fabulous view! Julie made sure we had her contact numbers in case we needed her 24/7 as well as a representative in Italy with whom I did have to opportunity to text."

- Stephanie Hench

"We wanted to see, and experience Disney dressed for Xmas. Julie asked what we could and could not do and then tailored a trip for us with fast pass access to the most popular attractions. We were overwhelmed, but she had a daily outline which covered everything we wanted to do. Thanks so much to Julie!"

- Kay Behmke

"Julie always does a wonderful job with trip details. She is very responsive to any concerns or questions. Her experience with travel destinations is invaluable."

- Donna & Philip Steed

"Working with Julie is simply awesome!!! Super friendly, professional, consistent, always readily available, and always putting your vacation needs at the top priority of her list. Just simply wonderful working with a professional like Julie that makes our vacation simple and easy without any worry. We can count on Julie throughout the entire process. She has booked countless trips for us and we would never book a trip without her involvement. Julie always looks out for your best interest and treats you with that first-class service you deserve! Thank you, Julie, for all you do in making our travel experience memorable and carefree!"

- Steven Bobo

"Julie worked with us to get awesome seats to three Broadway performances. The shows were marvelous and having great seats, made it even better. She was quick with responses and answered questions almost immediately. We will use her in the future."

- Lorilee McDaniel

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