Ellen Zelman 

Bloomfield, CT United States
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Travel Specialties
  • Beach & Sun
  • Family Travel
  • Ocean Cruising
  • River Cruising

  • United States - All
  • United Kingdom
  • Greece
  • Israel
Selling Travel Since
  • English

My Background

It does not take long to feel the passion of travel. Starting out thirty years ago booking travel for family and friends, I soon realized that this was something I could enjoy while raising a family.  After working in a full service agency for more than eighteen years, I had the opportunity to work for a cruise only agency. It was there that my love for cruising began and still remains. I continue to enjoy the challenge of planning family and multi-generational travel on land and sea.. There is nothing more exciting than seeing the faces of grandma and grandpa watching the many generations at play.  I have been fortunate to have traveled throughout the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Baltics, Turkey and Greece.  

Places I Have Traveled

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By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 23 Nov 2014

Ellen is the very best we all had a great time. She took care of everything for all of us.she is working on our next family trip.everything will be prefect.

Informative and Friendly Travel Support

By: Judith4

Reviewed on: 20 Dec 2014

Ellen's assistance was very helpful, providing thorough information and helpful hints. Her attention to detail and trip insights made planning our trip easy and stress free!

Perfect trip

By: Debbie

Reviewed on: 28 Dec 2014

Everything went perfectly.

Wonderful Trip

By: Joan

Reviewed on: 18 Jun 2015

Loved everything about the trip except the trip back from JFK to Hartford. The traffic and construction on I-84 caused us to take 4 hrs to get from JFK to Unionville. Hope the Limo company finds an alternate route next time. All other aspects of the trip were just wonderful!

Ireland Painting

By: jpp

Reviewed on: 21 Jun 2015

The trip was lovely. All went on schedule. Painting adventures were excellent!

Does a great job

By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 21 Feb 2016

Ellen has always been our go to travel agent. She is helpful ,Upbeat,and knows all about the travel business .She makes our trip easy .If there is a problem she always takes care of it. Love working with ellen

Aruba trip 2017

By: jenny

Reviewed on: 24 Apr 2017

She is thorough and professional

Family cruise

By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 22 Jul 2017

As always Ellen is the very best. She takes care of everything for us.our trip was wonderful and Ellen made it easy for us. She is a doll.

Could not go on trip

By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 29 Aug 2017

Ellen as always was wonderful. Unfortunately my husband had back surgery and we were unable to take our Criuse. Ellen has always told us to take out insurance now I no why. We will get almost all of our money back. Thank you ellen

Iceland/London trip

By: Meryl

Reviewed on: 10 Sep 2017

Great experience, as always

Amazing trip!

By: Teri

Reviewed on: 28 Oct 2017

We just got back from the most amazing two week trip to Hawaii. Ellen was instrumental in making this happen by providing us with great information and recommendations that helped us plan the perfect vacation! She was extremely easy going and patient while we struggled to make our final decisions. Can’t wait to work with Ellen again for our next trip!

Another Queen Mary 2 Travel Experience

By: Bill

Reviewed on: 13 Nov 2017

Ellen started my travels on the Queen Mary 2 in 2006. This was my 9th trip and each has been great. Everything was exactly as planned with all connections just right. I could not have asked for anything better.



Reviewed on: 01 Feb 2018

Ellen was fantastic. From the hotel, to car rental, to shuttles, to air lines, the trip was flawless! It was great to email, say hey I want a trip to Hawaii and the rest was taken care of. So, Thank you! Besides planning a wonderful vacation, she quickly handled my thousands of questions, which always meant more changes, even days before the trip. Another great touch, was that she checked in via email while we were traveling. It was nice to have a follow up and easy communication while we were away. Can't wait for our next trip.

Great cruise

By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 24 Feb 2018

We had a great trip planned by ellen Zelman.


By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 11 Apr 2018

Ellen helped us get though all the visa paper work. Which was not that easy. She also helped us set up our dinners. And went over some tours with us. She made the planning of our cruise a breeze. We can always count on her to make our plans smooth and a great start to a wonderful vacation.

Perfect Planning

By: Bill

Reviewed on: 28 May 2018

For any travel the planning must be right for the trip to have a chance to go without problems. I have had over ten trips planned by Ellen Zelman and no travel problems yet. What more can you ask? She always is one step ahead asking what I need and what I want from each trip. Perfect!


By: Lexie

Reviewed on: 02 Aug 2018

As always Ellen is wonderful. She helped us plan everything and it was all great. She is always their to answer any questions we have.

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By: Mimi

Reviewed on: 13 Aug 2018

Great. Fabulous. Patient. Understanding. Great experience.

On top of every detail!

By: Bill

Reviewed on: 15 Sep 2018

Ellen makes all my many travels easy with thoughtful and timely recommendations. High quality with consideration of cost makes her easy and fun to work with.


By: Boozer

Reviewed on: 22 Sep 2018

Very good and helpful


By: Edna

Reviewed on: 13 Jan 2019

She was thorough & very informative & on schedule. I would definitely recommend Ellen


By: Amanda

Reviewed on: 14 Jan 2019

Ellen is phenomenal! We use her for all our trips and they always come out perfect and under budget. This past trip our limo transport had a car accident before picking us up and sent a different (non limo)car. I e-mailed Ellen to let her know and before we were back from vacation she had already negotiated a refund! Someone that is that detailed oriented and always looking out for me provides so much comfort when travelling, especially internationally. Thank you!!!! Can't wait for the next trip.

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