Laura Slawter 

Winston Salem, NC United States
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Travel Specialties
Interests
  • Beach & Sun
  • Family Travel
  • Honeymoons
  • Ocean Cruising
  • River Cruising


Destinations
  • United States - All
  • Canada
  • United Kingdom
  • Aruba
  • Bahamas
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Selling Travel Since
2010
Languages
  • English

My Background

I am a Travel Advisor with experience planning family vacations, honeymoons, cruises, and European vacations.

I specialize in Disney Travel planning and I am graduate of the Disney College of Knowledge, Walt Disney World and Disney Cruise Line Agent Education Programs. My family travels with Disney frequently and I can share lots of tips and tricks.

I have also planned many cruises with other cruise lines and river cruise lines, escorted tours, all-inclusive resorts, and many other types of vacations.

Let me help you plan your dream vacation!

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Fantastic service!!

By: jessied23


Reviewed on: 30 Mar 2015

Laura did an excellent job planning our Disneyland vacation. She listened to our wants and needs and very quickly responded with several great options to choose from. She answered all questions quickly and throughly. She removed all of the stress from our planning and I highly recommend her!

Wonderful trip to Dinsey

By: KateC


Reviewed on: 03 Apr 2015

Laura was perfect!! She listened to my families needs and planned a perfect, age appropriate trip fort young family. She thought of everything! We will certainly use her again!

Thanks for the magical first Disney trip!

By: Rebecca


Reviewed on: 26 Apr 2015

We are so grateful for all the help and expertise that Laura shared with us as she planned our very first family vacation to Walt Disney World in Florida. Whether it was helping us pick the right days at the right parks, selecting the best resort for our stay or answering about logistics ("How do we get from our hotel to our character dinner?") or about a million silly questions ("So, how do we do THAT again?"), Laura was with us every step of the way to make sure that everything went smoothly and that we would have the BEST experience possible. We will definitely be coming back to Laura for our next vacation. Thank you so much for making our trip so MAGICAL!

Patient, very helpful--many questions & changes, precise trip planning

By: Jam15


Reviewed on: 02 Jul 2015

Laura helped us find destinations based on our requirements. Precise planning--no unwanted surprises. If we decide on another trip, we will contact Laura. Already have given her name to friends who are planning a trip. This was a special trip for us and we had confidence in Laura that she would take care of us--and she did!

Wonderful Service and Expert Planning

By: BC


Reviewed on: 27 Jul 2015

Laura assisted me with planning a trip to Disney World for my son's 8th birthday. He and my nephew were thrilled with how well planned the trip was from the Fast Pass Reservations to the restaurants we dined at. With Laura's help I came back from the trip under budget which is a major accomplishment considering how expensive Disney World can be. I have already recommended her to family and friends and will be planning a Disney Cruise trip with her for 2016! She is the absolute BEST!!!! Thank you Laura!!!

Walt disney

By: Marle


Reviewed on: 14 Aug 2015

It was a wonderful and fun trip

Party of 17 please!

By: KendallM


Reviewed on: 13 Aug 2015

Laura helped make our Disney family trip of 17 truly magical. She took care of everything! We didn't have to worry about dining reservation, resort reservation, transportation, park ticket, among other things. The packet she sent before departure was super helpful and allowed us to plan our trip to the tee. She was able to get us every single dining reservation on our wish list, and if you have ever been to Disney, you know this is a feat in itself. Laura took all of the grunt work and headache out of planning, which made out trip so much more relaxed and enjoyable. We will certainly be using her service again! Thanks Laura!!!!

EXCELLENT SERVICE!!

By: MARY


Reviewed on: 13 Aug 2015

Laura is a Disney expert. She's very knowledgeable regarding everything you want to experience in whatever budget you have. I have recommended 2 friends to book their Disney vacation with her and I believe they are booked. Thanks again for everything you did for our group of 17.

Very effective and responsive!

By: backer44


Reviewed on: 04 Sep 2015

Arranged trips for son and I. Handled the whole process and did a great job all around.

Fantastic Disney Trip Planning!

By: SWRunningmom


Reviewed on: 29 Sep 2015

Laura was so quick to answer questions, she knows Disney World well and gave us great tips. I so appreciated her booking fast passes, makeover time and dinners for us! Laura made our Disney plans much easier for me and our family was thrilled! Thank you so much!

Expert international trip planning

By: Doug


Reviewed on: 02 Oct 2015

Laura Slawter at Aladdin Travel did a fantastic job making the arrangements for our recent 21-day trip to France and Switzerland. We gave her guidelines during our first meeting and followed them to plan a great itinerary. The hotels and activities she chose were exactly what we wanted, with plenty of time for us to do some exploring on our own. She took care of many arrangements that seemed too complex for us (such as a Seine dinner cruise, a fireworks display at Versailles, a skip-the-line tour of the Eiffel Tower, and a ride on the Glacier Express). She made it easy for us by providing timetables and vouchers to drivers and activities. Before we left, Laura also provided some great travel tips (such as getting a 5-day metro and museum pass) and restaurant ideas. We even got a separate "train itinerary" that was easy to follow for our travels around Switzerland. Everything went off without a hitch. Thanks Laura!

Amazing Service!

By: mayaak


Reviewed on: 06 Nov 2015

Laura was amazing! She made the trip planning and execution so easy and seamless. She is very detailed and saved us hours and hours of time. Working with Laura was one of the best decision we made when planning a honeymoon.

Exceptional Service

By: Drew220


Reviewed on: 17 Dec 2015

Laura was absolutely amazing helping us plan our recent trip to Disney World. So much so that we already booked our next vacation through her. I highly recommend her to anyone looking to plan a vacation.

Awesome

By: Minnie Traveler


Reviewed on: 30 Dec 2015

We had an amazing time!! Laura handled every detail. It made our experience super easy.

Expert at her business

By: kab


Reviewed on: 27 Mar 2016

Laura is an AWESOME and highly professional travel advisor. I've allowed her to make my travel arrangements twice and each time she gives 100%. She takes care of all the details and makes sure that her customers are totally satisfied and that their travels will be memories that will last a life time. On a scale of 1 to 10 she gets a PERFECT 10.

Disney Magic Expert!

By: Genny


Reviewed on: 06 Jun 2016

Laura was an excellent help for our Disney Trip booking. She helped arrange accommodations for the best value and offered us plenty of options for entertainment and food. Also she gave me great advice and answered all of my questions along the way. Thanks to Laura's expertise my family's first time experiencing Disney World was productive and magica

very attentive service

By: DL49


Reviewed on: 10 Jun 2016

After an initial meeting with Laura at Aladdin, she sent recommendations for the budget we gave her. She confirmed that the tour company we picked was good. She handled all the details promptly and answered our questions and concerns very quickly. We will be using Aladdin in the future because of Laura's taking such good care of us.

Extremely helpful!

By: rhill


Reviewed on: 26 Jun 2016

Laura was extremely helpful! We had never used a travel agent before this trip, I have always booked myself. I looked online at all the pricing and then decided to give Laura a shot at it. Surprisingly enough she was cheaper than any pricing I found online myself. Not to mention the friendliness, and superior customer service she delivered. I admit I was skeptical, however very pleased with the service she delivered. We had a glitch in our travel plans and she jumped right on it to take care of the issue. She took care of everything so all we had to do was enjoy the trip. She was available by email and phone every time I had a question or concern. We will DEFINITELY use Laura for our travel plans in the future! Thanks again Laura!

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By: Mike


Reviewed on: 15 Mar 2017

Laura is efficient and pleasant to work with

Great Trip!

By: KShaffer


Reviewed on: 03 Jul 2016

Laura planned a fantastic Disney trip for our family. She was great to work with, and provided expert recommendations on everything from lodging to fast passes to character meals. Everything was so smooth and memorable once we arrived! We will definitely be recommending her to friends planning Disney trip...and using her for any future trips of our own. Don't do Disney without her!

Excellent and Attentive Disney Planning

By: Chris


Reviewed on: 02 Sep 2016

Laura Slawter is an excellent Disney Planner. She meticulously planned our itinerary and reservations to maximize our opportunities at Disney. Everything she suggested was age appropriate to our children, and took our likes and dislikes into consideration. She also worked tirelessly to get us the best possible deal. I would recommend her highly for any family looking to visit Disney on a specific budget.

Flawless and speedy agent

By: alyssafrances


Reviewed on: 02 Sep 2016

Working with Laura was a delight. She was friendly, gave great advice, and did it all! From booking hotel, to switching hotels, rooms, dates, adding flights, recommending parks, and restaurants. I literally couldn't have done it without her. Highly recommend.

AWESOME SERVICE!

By: DebS


Reviewed on: 12 Sep 2016

Laura helped to plan our trip perfectly! Her attention to detail and response time back with any questions or concerns was above and beyond any service I ever received from a travel planner/agent! She is the ultimate professional! My family and I just enjoyed 11 days of the vacation of our lives!

Extremely Well Organized Trip!

By: Kelly 55


Reviewed on: 11 Sep 2016

This trip to Alaska was extremely well organized. The only thing I would have changed would have been to given us 2 days in Denali opposd to one. After a 9 hour train ride, we arrived late afternoon, & had to leave around 1:30 the next day. We could have skipped Mt. McKinley all together as there wasn't much there to do. Overall, it was a wonderful trip with beautiful scenery, new experiences & friendships, & memories to last a lifetime! Great job Laura Slawter & thank you do much for your organization in putting this trip together!

Our Disney trip was awsome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

By: Lisa123


Reviewed on: 19 Sep 2016

For sure if everything goes well we will be going back to Disney Jan. 2018. We stayed at the Animal Kingdom Lodge. Loved it. We had a room with the view of the animals. My grandchildren loved it. The Pool was awesome. Food was great. Thanks to Laura it was a wonderful tirp. She has made the magic possible for the passed two years. Can't wait for her to start planning the next Disney trip

The best of the best!

By: ToniaD


Reviewed on: 20 Oct 2016

Laura helped us to plan our first Disney Cruise/Resort/Parks combo. We had no idea what we were doing, but she made it easy. Even hurricane Matthew wasn't more than she could handle. She rearranged what needed to be rearragenged, and assured us that the rest would work out. She was right! Laura will be our agent from now on. She is a gem!!!

AWESOME

By: VDavis


Reviewed on: 14 Dec 2016

Best trip ever!!, Laura was so helpful, we literally had everything taken of. I have used her for 2 Disney cruises and our most recent trip to the Magic Kingdom, I highly recommend her.

Awesome Service

By: thomasfk322


Reviewed on: 05 Jan 2017

All I can say is, Laura was AWESOME!! Aside from traveling with us, she made my travel uneventful. I will definitely call on her again.

Disney/Universal 2017

By: Stephanie L


Reviewed on: 26 Jan 2017

Laura was extremely knowledgeable and helpful. She was very organized and was very responsive at all times. I loved working with her.

Travel agent

By: liz


Reviewed on: 03 Feb 2017

Awesome! She took care of every detail and carefully thought through every activity we were considering.

Disney Wonder Cruise

By: JRJM


Reviewed on: 15 Apr 2017

Laura did wonderful planning our Disney Cruise! We chose to use her because of her knowledge and experience of many Disney trips. She handled all the details that I would have been unaware of and supplied us with pages worth of helpful suggestions and tips for a wonderful trip. I will definitely use Laura to plan our next vacation.

Disney Cruise

By: JC


Reviewed on: 27 Apr 2017

Laura provided excellent service! She was proactive in her communication all along the way, making sure I met the various deadlines for payments and booking activities aboard the ship. She also sent a wonderful "helpful hints" package about a week before our departure. I definitely recommend working with Laura if you are considering a Disney cruise.

Disney

By: Dave


Reviewed on: 11 May 2017

Excellent - knowledgeable about Disney - responsive, timely and supportive

Laura

By: Tom


Reviewed on: 18 May 2017

Laura is always timely and thorough. It is a pleasure working with her

Excellent service

By: Clippy


Reviewed on: 10 Aug 2017

Laura has been absolutely awesome to work with! She did a great job with all of our plans; taking care of every detail. When our outbound flights were delayed due to weather problems; Laura was accessible and able to help us make the necessary adjustments. I would whole heartedly recommend her!

Anniversary Getaway

By: ME


Reviewed on: 08 Sep 2017

Laura was enjoyable to work with. She was thorough and followed up on all details we discussed. She delivered more than promised.

Julie/ Elizabeth planners

By: Harrison


Reviewed on: 27 Sep 2017

Worked with Julie Hinkle and Elizabeth Holleman. Trip was spectacular. Cannot praise enough the work of Julie and Elizabeth. Few enhancements we talked about but overall guides, drivers, Italian planners excellent.

Professional Disney Expert

By: Nathan


Reviewed on: 13 Nov 2017

This is my third time working with Laura and she is always professional, courteous, and quick-to-respond. She is great at getting Disney travelers prepared for their trip. There's so much planning necessary for a Disney vacation these days that new travelers need an expert like Laura. Even experienced travelers can benefit on her tips and knowledge. Plus, she's willing to do the dirty work in your trip planning so you don't have to!

Fun in Asheville

By: Shermie


Reviewed on: 11 Dec 2017

Laura did a great job organizing a three day trip to Asheville for us. She is extremely responsive, professional and gave us a great overview of what to expect.

Vegas business getaway

By: Mike


Reviewed on: 13 Dec 2017

outstanding, details taken care of flawlessly

great

By: Kayla Harris


Reviewed on: 08 Jan 2018

While we did end up canceling our trip due to unforeseen reasons, Laura was great to work with and helped with everything question or ask that I had for her. She has helped the process of starting to book another trip once I have the details finalized, I will be reaching back out to her for future trip planning.

Aloha!

By: Aloha!


Reviewed on: 29 Jan 2018

Laura planned out a beautiful family vacation for us in Oahu. We were celebrating many milestone birthdays together and every detail was just perfect.

the DR

By: ME


Reviewed on: 12 Feb 2018

as usual, Laura had all of the details worked to perfection

Jamaica

By: Tom Nisbet


Reviewed on: 01 Apr 2018

Excellent as usual

Hawaii Bucket List

By: Dave


Reviewed on: 11 Apr 2018

Laura was very responsive to our questions and did a great job keeping up with changes and updates.

Playa Mujeres

By: Jenny


Reviewed on: 05 Apr 2018

Laura always exceeds our expectations when planning our travels. She takes the pressure off of choosing the right destination or accommodations, and we appreciate having our itinerary to guide us. Thanks, Laura!

Disney 2017

By: CM


Reviewed on: 10 Apr 2018

Laura was great. She took care of our hotel, tickets and made some dining reservations. She had great suggestions, was very knowledgeable and even handled booking our Fastpasses. Best of all, she sent us a complete packet before our trip with all of the details, maps etc. She made our first trip to Disney easy. I would definitely recommend every first time Disney traveler working with Laura as it’s a lot to understand if you want to make the most of your visit.

Excellent advice

By: Laura


Reviewed on: 12 Apr 2018

Laura was outstanding- she answered all my questions, even last minute emails while we were actually on vacation! Her advice and recommendations were excellent.

Group Royal Carribbean Spring Break Cruise

By: Klandreth


Reviewed on: 15 Apr 2018

One word "Amazing"!

Pro-Active Travel Agent

By: Anna W.


Reviewed on: 16 Apr 2018

Laura was very attentive, responsive and helpful. I would recommend her to anyone!

Extremely Helpful

By: GBREW


Reviewed on: 15 Apr 2018

Laura was a dream to work with!! We had 6 different families going on a cruise and Laura helped all of us with our arrangements. She answered all of various questions and kept us all coordinated & organized. She was prompt, efficient, thorough and patient. I will never use another travel agent again.

Disney trip

By: Jklein24


Reviewed on: 28 Apr 2018

Laura was amazing! We had never taken our kids to Disney before and she kept us organized and made the trip very easy and enjoyable. I would use her again and recommend her for all future trips!

Cancun

By: Cheri


Reviewed on: 04 Jun 2018

Great as usual. She is an excellent travel planner. Will continue to utilize her in the future.

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