About Us

Our Luxury Travel Team

Devoted to Enhancing Every Travel Experience

At Luxury Tours & Cruises, our Luxury Travel Counselors are your personal guides to the world. They offer one-on-one attention and the expertise you deserve. Our motto is, “We Sell Dreams”. Travel afficienados expect the most knowledgeable agents, who have the clout to barter the best price, assure the trip runs smoothly, and are available when any issues arrive to be your advocate with the travel vendors.

Founded in 1982, we have a long history of expert guidance and personalized service. With an average of over 30 years experience in the travel industry, our Luxury Travel agents make planning your perfect trip seem effortless! We specialize in Luxury Cruises, Luxury Tours, Luxury Honeymoons, Luxury Destination Weddings, as well as private jet and yacht charters. All of our agents are Certified Vacation Planners for the top Luxury Travel Providers and destinations. Contact an agent today at travelagent@luxurytourscruises.com or call 1-888-994-POSH (7674).

Meet the Team

MW CruiseMichelle, VP Sales & Customer Support

Michelle has been in the travel industry since she was a teenager, helping her parents with their travel agency. Michelle has traveled extensively and includes Australia, China, South Africa, Tahiti, Thailand, Prague and Italy as her favorite luxury destinations.  A Crystal Cruise lover, Michelle has traveled by cruise and land to experience some of the finest vacations imaginable.  An avid scuba diver, Michelle also enjoys playing golf and tennis and loves to experience these sports in exotic locations like the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.  She oversees the luxury travel specialists and designs programs to assure you get the highest quality trips with the best service and support.

643937_10151530947094129_2046702433_nHeather, Leisure Travel Specialist

Heather is a graduate of Crystal Cruise Academy, Silverseas and Regent Cruises Specialist programs. She is also an expert of Europe and has certifications in Luxury River Cruises such as Avalon, Viking, and Uniworld.  Heather’s top destination suggestion for Honeymoon planning is Tahiti. Heather’s favorite destinations are Tahiti, Europe, South Pacific, South America and Asia.

Heather has traveled to the Caribbean, Mexico and Europe. She specializes in Luxury Travel and can help you unlock the “exclusive” vacation you are dreaming of!

Jeff, Leisure Travel SpecialistJeff Grieder

Jeff has been working in the travel industry since 2003 and specializes in Cruise Vacations. He loves to plan and book Luxury vacations, especially Romantic Cruises, GLBT Cruises, Family Cruise Vacations, Honeymoon Cruises, Tahiti Cruises, Hawaii Cruises, just to name a few!

In addition to that he has travelled to Hawaii, Alaska, Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda, Mexico, Europe, Asia, South America and more, as well as all over the U.S. He’s been on multiple cruises so far and is always planning his next one! The only thing he loves as much as travelling is sharing that passion with others and assisting with making his clients’ vacations memorable in every way possible. Take the stress out of your hands and let his expertise work its magic for you. The key to the perfect Cruise Vacation is at your fingertips.

Debbie, Leisure Travel SpecialistDebbie Welch

Debbie has been in the travel industry since 1981. She specializes in International and Domestic reservations, Group and Corporate Incentive Sales. She is a Certified Travel Consultant, Master Cruise Counselor, Cunard Commodore and Sabre Specialist. She graduated from Braniff Education Systems in Dallas, TX and Lufthansa International Rates School in Seeheim, Germany. Her travels have taken her from Europe, Hawaii, Alaska, Bahamas’s, U S Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and 46 of the 48 contiguous United States. Debbie will help you make that Luxury Dream Vacation a reality!

Cristin, Leisure Travel Specialist

Cristin is a Luxury Cruise specialist. Luxury Travel AgentShe loves to plan and book Luxury vacations, especially Ocean Cruises!

Cristin has traveled extensively, with her favorite destination being Europe.  A Disney College of Knowledge expert, Cristin is experienced booking Luxury Disney Vacations.   If you’re looking for a Luxury Disney Travel Agent with the best way to do spa excursions at Disneyworld, Disney Aulani Hawaii vacations, or the exclusive Adventures by Disney vacations, Cristin can help you plan your dream vacation.

Barbara, Leisure Travel Specialist

Barbara has been in the travel industry since 1991. As a leader in her community through Rotary International, as well as two other non-profits, she has refined her skills to custom fit the situation at hand. Barbara’s experience has lead her to exotic land and sea adventures. Her travels have taken her from North America to the Caribbean and extensively throughout Europe. She specializes in family fun, Sea and Sand, Couples only, and teen adventure, as well as groups. She is a Disney College of Knowledge graduate as well as CLIA Certified Cruise Counselor. Barbara will help you make that Luxury Dream Vacation a reality!

Judy ShawJudy, Leisure Travel Specialist

Judy has been a travel consultant for over 25 years. She joined Luxury Tours & Cruises four years ago with the opening of the Woodlands office. Judy is certified in all areas of leisure travel, though, her real love and expertise is cruising. Often Judy’s longtime clients become friends. From once in a lifetime trips to the annual family vacation, Judy loves making travel dreams come true.