Katie Schmitz 

Cincinnati, OH United States
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Travel Specialties
Interests
  • Beach & Sun
  • Family Travel
  • Honeymoons
  • Sports & Outdoors
  • Ocean Cruising


Destinations
  • United States - All
  • Canada
  • Ireland
  • Aruba
  • Bermuda
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Selling Travel Since
1997
Languages
  • English

My Background

Traveling with my family every summer put the travel bug in me but it wasn't until a few years after college that I decided that this is what I really wanted to do with my life.  So with the support of my husband I went to travel school and began this wonderful journey.  I love "traveling" through my clients trips and am lucky enough to visit places I dream about every day.  When we travel we like to get off the beaten path and see the destination like a local - making sure we include plenty of excursions that not every traveler is lucky enough to do.    

Places I Have Traveled


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Great travel agent

By: Debbie


Reviewed on: 04 Oct 2013

Katie has always been very helpful to me when planning vacations. She always has great suggestions and lots of information about the places we will be going to. She is so easy to talk to and is available whenever I call. If she doesn't answer her phone immediately she calls back very soon afterwards. I wouldn't even consider another agent and would recommend Katie to everyone. Thanks for everything, Katie.

Great job!

By: Chrissie


Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

Thank you to Katie for arranging several activities and stays for us! She arranged a helicopter ride over the Grand Canyon, float trip down the Little Colorado River, a stay in Atlanta for BB&T Atlanta Open Tennis Tournament and a relaxing stay in a vacation rental home in Steinhatchee FL. Katie was patient, helpful and efficient. All our travel went smoothly.

Highly Recommended

By: GIMC27


Reviewed on: 31 Jul 2014

Our most recent trip to Australia/New Zealand was the trip of a lifetime. Katie knew that we were celebrating our 25th wedding anniversary and she made sure that every detail was planned perfectly. She selected Hamilton Island as a destination close to Great Barrier Reef. The resort, Qualia, was outstanding.  She is always courteous and prompt in responding when we have questions. 

Perfect 2nd honeymoon

By: Sam&Susan


Reviewed on: 09 Aug 2014

Katie helped us plan our 25th wedding anniversary trip to Mexico, Riviera Maya. She listened to every detail of what we wanted and recommended the perfect destination and all inclusive resort for what we wanted. She met with us 3 times to confirm we were choosing the right trip and that we were completely comfortable with traveling abroad and all that entailed. We cant say enough about Katie and her confident personality and her knowledge of this area. We will use Katie again and know that our trip will be perfect! Sam&Susan

Atlantis

By: K


Reviewed on: 29 Dec 2014

We had a wonderful trip. Service, food, and resort was 1st class. K

Expert service!!

By: Lisa959


Reviewed on: 27 Feb 2015

Katie was awesome! I was planning a surprise birthday trip for my husband and she found exactly what I was looking for! We couldn't have picked a better option! The resort was everything we were looking for and a place that we would visit again. Her knowledge and expertise made planning this vacation a breeze!

Wrong Year!

By: Marv


Reviewed on: 02 Aug 2015

Our trip through Provident is schedule for July 2016. Recommended until this slip up.

Attentive Expert

By: Purple27


Reviewed on: 14 Sep 2015

Katie is a true professional, very attentive and friendly . She knows our style and ensures all details of the trip match our expectations. She has planned several trips for us and they keep getting better. Her recommendations are always right on target. I would highly recommend her services.

Katie

By: Jumper


Reviewed on: 13 Mar 2017

Easy. Work with her all the time. Excellent service provider

Caribbean cruise

By: gihmch


Reviewed on: 13 Mar 2017

We really enjoy working with Katie. She knows our style and definitely works to ensure that we are pleased with every detail. Prior to the trip she provides us with appropriate information so there are no surprise. All questions are answered and she quickly makes herself available if we need something. Katie is the best. Without hesitation we would recommend her as a travel agent to our friends.

Katie Schmitz

By: Bear


Reviewed on: 01 Aug 2017

Excellent. A travel professional throughput the entire process. For over twenty years Katie is my go to person for travel.

Oregon

By: Jumper


Reviewed on: 23 Oct 2017

Great! Will continue to work with her

Oceania Regatta

By: Ricky ticki tavi


Reviewed on: 13 Feb 2018

Fantastic - no one better

Katie Schmitz helped us plan a perfect trip.

By: Humphrey


Reviewed on: 10 Mar 2018

Very easy. Katie was able to find a tour company and itinerary that worked for us. Everyone who helped us, from the start of our trip, until our departure, were excellent. It was a trip of a lifetime and I’m very happy with the help and advice that Katie provided.

the best travel advisor

By: Sande


Reviewed on: 06 Apr 2018

We are on our first trip to Australia which Katie organized for us. She did a fantastic job and everything has been perfect. She makes certain that the trip is really individualized to her client's desires and and personality. We are able to experience a lot of personalized tours that are unique. Thanks Katie.

Boston

By: Jumper


Reviewed on: 21 May 2018

Great and easy to work with.

River Cruise

By: joey


Reviewed on: 04 Jun 2018

We have worked with Katie for several years. She knows our likes and dislikes which makes planning for trips less stressful. She is not afraid to suggest side tours that she thinks we would enjoy. This has resulted in experiences we would have never thought of. She has been very reliable.

Trip to michigan

By: Jumper


Reviewed on: 06 Aug 2018

Always good, quick responses, good knowledge

Great Travel Agent

By: gihmch


Reviewed on: 13 Aug 2018

Always a pleasure working with Katie. She has spent time getting to know us over the years. Consequently, our trips are always wonderful. With this particular trip, Katie booked us in an outstanding hotel for our pre-cruise days. We were provided with a number of perks. Katie worked with us to find the perfect itinerary for the cruise. We wanted to visit Switzerland, Germany and Austria. Not many European river cruises that travel to just these countries but we found one with Katie's assistance. Katie is very efficient and personable. She always provides the correct level of guidance and best of all she is more than willing to answer all of our (sometimes silly) questions. We would recommend Katie to all interested travelers looking for a great experience.

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