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Heroes 2 Heroes Travel

Your dream vacation starts here

Traveling has been Michelle Jackson’s passion since she was a little girl. After retiring from the military as a medical administrator, she continued her career in nursing, but an unexpected turn of events changed her trajectory. After being attacked by a dog and suffering significant damage to her leg, standing on her feet all day was no longer possible. While considering a new career, she discovered an opportunity to open a franchise of Dream Vacations, and her life took a very different path.

With Michelle’s passion for travel and a desire to own her own business, Dream Vacations was a perfect fit. Her franchise, Heroes 2 Heroes Travel, is part of the World Travel Holdings’ family of brands, one of the top travel retail networks in the world with incredible buying power with every major cruise line and many tour operators, resulting in exceptionally low prices and exclusive offers such as upgrades, discounts, and more.

As a travel professional, Michelle is dedicated to helping individuals, families, and groups create memories that will last a lifetime. With extensive research, she plans vacations that are directly related to a client’s unique needs, preferences, and budget. While planning a trip can be stressful, a travel agent makes the process much easier to create a seamless travel experience.

“If you want to plan a stress-free dream vacation, all you need to worry about is what to put in your suitcase,” said Michelle.

Since launching her company in 2006, Michelle has been exploring the world and continues to learn about new experiences to share with her clients. Her next adventure will start in Munich, where she will board an Avalon Waterways River Cruise for six days, then arrive in Budapest, where she and her colleagues will enjoy a few days of sightseeing.

The beauty of river cruising allows travelers to get up close and personal in places larger ships can’t while exploring a destination’s history and culture. On the ship, the comforts of French balcony cabins and spacious river-view staterooms allow you to explore from the heart of Normandy to the hem of the Mediterranean.

As a Southern Nevada business owner, Michelle will walk her clients step-by-step through the entire booking and planning process, from selecting destinations and excursions based on their interests to enhancing memorable vacation moments, handling all the unexpected from weather delays, natural disasters, flight delays, and (heaven forbid) lost luggage. She will even provide information on passports, visas, customs, insurance, vaccinations, and trip cancellation policies.

January through April is known as WAVE Season, when travel advisors are busiest booking cruises. It’s the ultimate vacation experience when you wake up in a new city each day but only need to pack and unpack once. Popular destinations include Hawaii, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, Norway, Japan, and Alaska.

Michelle just completed a Norwegian Prima charity cruise from Port Canaveral, which had stops in Cozumel, the Grand Cayman Islands, and other destinations to benefit the Pararescue Foundation. It’s a 501(c)3 non-profit organization very near and dear to her heart that is dedicated to exclusively supporting U.S. Air Force Pararescue and Combat Rescue Officer service members, veterans, and their families. She and her husband of 29 years, also a retired veteran, know firsthand the dangers of executing technical rescue operations worldwide, regardless of enemy threat or environmental conditions, and the toll it takes on military families. Together they raise funds and awareness of the important work of the foundation.

International travelers have made Spain a very popular destination. Consider exploring the Cathedral of Seville, Barcelona, for the nightlife, Madrid’s stunning Prado Museum, or the narrow streets of Cadiz. Dance the Flamenco and enjoy the guitar music that accompanies it in the southern Andalusian region, and when in Valencia, be sure to try the paella. Stroll the delightful Christmas villages of Austria and Germany or get a taste of Italy on a tour of Rome, Florence, and Venice.

Or, for a truly unique, educational, and once-in-a-lifetime experience, consider an all-inclusive, worry-free trip to the majestic Galapagos Islands. A wide range of itineraries can take you to explore Quito, Ecuador, or Machu Picchu, Peru…a true bucket list vacation.

Wedding season is almost here. For a different spin on a Wedding Registry, consider planning your honeymoon with Michelle and asking guests to help purchase plane tickets, hotel accommodations, dinners, museum tickets, and tours. Along the way, you can send notes to acknowledge their generosity by sharing your experiences. No matter what type of trip you’re planning, Heroes 2 Heroes Travel can make your Dream Vacation come true.

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