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Largay Advisor Earns Caribbean Destination Specialist

Jeannine Bottorff, Destination Specialist of Classic Family Journeys recently earned the Caribbean Destination Specialist (DS) designation from The Travel Institute. Each of The Institute’s Destination Specialist programs covers the geography, history, attractions, accommodations, cuisine, transportation, and unique culture attractions of many touring areas around the world. The comprehensive, thorough curriculum and subsequent testing assures that Jeannine Bottorff is well equipped with the knowledge necessary to create memorable vacations for travelers to the Caribbean.

Jeannine Bottorff has traveled to the British Virgin Islands, Jamaica, St. Martin, Martinique, Dominica, Aruba, Bonaire, Puerto Rico, Grenada, Cozumel, the Bahamas, the Cayman Islands, Turks & Caicos, and St. Bart’s. She chose to specialize in the Caribbean because of her deep love for its unique combination of cultures, its natural beauty and the opportunities for adventures available. 
As a luxury family trave…

Wine and Dine on Oceania Cruises' Unique Cruise Experiences

Oceania marked its 10th anniversary this past January and as a landmark year for this budding cruise line, they hosted agents and guests for a luncheon and ship tour scheduled at ports throughout the year on the M/S Regatta, their inaugural vessel. I was among the selected travel advisors invited to tour Oceania Cruises' M/S Regatta. 

The Regatta-Class Ship M/S Regatta debuted in 2000, and was recently refurbished in 2011. This Victorian-style cruise ship was mirrored after the Ritz-Carlton, Naples in Florida, and will be undergoing a $50,000,000.00 renovation for colossal room showers, complimentary coffee baristas and an updated art gallery this coming April.
As a member of Largay Travel's Oceania Cruises Sales Team, I stay current on the what's happening, onboard programs, booking promotions and Virtuoso benefits. Next summer, you can sail with French chef, television star and bestselling author, Jacques Pepin! This Largay Travel's Exclusive group sailing on Oceania w…