Sharon Strickland CTA

Aptos, CA United States
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Travel Specialties
  • Adventure
  • Safari
  • Independent Tours
  • Ocean Cruising
  • River Cruising

  • Australia
  • United Kingdom
  • Croatia
  • France
  • India
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Selling Travel Since
  • English

My Background

I have been in the industry for over 30 years, with the past 10 in an travel advisor role.  I've been blessed to have visited 42 countries---and to have lived in Ireland for two years while my husband was on a foreign assignment---I've been to London, France and Hawaii more than 10 times each.

I can book experiences all over the world and like to concentrate on soft adventure and African safari.  One of my better client experiences recently was in Southern Africa--the entire trip had a focus on great game viewing,  elite lodging, food and wine.  The details were perfect and the clients loved it; that's my goal with every new client relationship.

My own family has always made travel a priority.  I know it's an essential aspect of your life experiences and your context for the world.  I take tremendous pride in helping others shape those memories.  I pride myself on finding that "wow factor" for my clients.

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By: Sandy53

Reviewed on: 25 Oct 2015

We've used Sharon's services for serval years and always have had great service and great trips. Even when you are out of the country she watches out for you. During one of our trips the airline went on strike she worked to fine use a way home. She dose what ever is needsed to make sure you have a great vacation. We would highly recommend her.

We love our travel agent!

By: Marc and Gay

Reviewed on: 04 Mar 2016

Sharon has planned every trip we've taken for a long time and each one has been amazing. Our last trip was with A & K to China and it was wonderful. Every detail was perfect. Couldn't have been better.

New Zealand

By: Gay Lynn

Reviewed on: 30 Jan 2017

Excellent! She saw to our every need. She set up tours for us while we were in Melbourne and Sydney that we're wonderful. And she arranged for our hotels pre and post cruise. Couldn't have done it without her.


By: Fancy

Reviewed on: 15 Mar 2017

Wonderful! She's detail oriented and always there to answer questions and provide suggestions to us. If she doesn't have a particular piece of information immediately available, she always gets it and calls or emails us back. She's super to work with.

Best of Spain and Portugal

By: Tracie

Reviewed on: 12 May 2017

Sharon was a joy to work with; very professional and prompt with all information requested regarding our tour. We certainly plan to use her again for future trips

My Travel Agent

By: Gay Ekelund

Reviewed on: 06 Jul 2017

Working with Sharon is always a pleasure. This trip went so beautifully I didn't want to come home.

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By: Bill

Reviewed on: 06 Jul 2017

Sharon is fantastic. Always a pleasure and thrips planned by her are always without a problem.

Working with Sharon Strickland, you will have access to:

  • - Special perks and extra amenities
  • - An experienced travel guide whom you can rely on before, during, and after the trip
  • - Exclusive luxury resorts and properties
  • - Once in a lifetime experiences

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