italktravel & cruise Rutherford will merge with sister store, italktravel & cruise Maitland, bringing together more than 100 years of travel experience, providing the Maitland area a bigger, better and more dynamic retail travel solution in 2019.
italktravel & cruise consultants are proud to be able to use their expertise to bring you a more personalised travel buying experience.
Established in 2006, italktravel & cruise Maitland have been a proud member of the local community through not only their role as experts in travel, but their continuous support of many local clubs, groups and businesses in the area. They are long-time supporters of the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service, and have collaboratively raised more than $300,000 towards their cause and will continue to proudly support this great organisation.
Having experienced strong product growth recently in types of travel including ocean and river cruising and luxury travel, italktravel & cruise is also the only retail travel agency group to offer you ‘Luxury Escapes’ packages meaning they can book flights, travel insurance and pre and post experiences for added value to customers who want Luxury Escapes product.
Jointly owned by Karen, Julia and Mark van Huisstede The Hunter Valley italktravel & cruise cluster (italktravel & cruise Maitland and The Junction) are proud to have combined more than 200 years of travel industry experience across the business. Their team of consultants have travelled far and wide across a range of travel styles to bring you the very best first-hand knowledge and expertise.
Over the past year alone Julia has explored the diverse landscapes and wildlife of Uganda, Karen discovered the historic ruins and treasures of Jordan and store manager Jackie river cruised through the heart of Europe. Other exciting trips from staff include Russia, China, Vietnam, NZ, Africa, USA, Canada, Iceland, France, and Italy all just to name a few.
Their consultants are proud to be able to use their expertise to bring you a more personalised travel buying experience.
italktravel & cruise are proud AFTA, ATAS members meaning they meet strict customer service criteria and the highest professional standards.
In addition they are Book Safe Agent members providing you peace of mind when booking.