Michelle East 

Austin, TX United States
Wandering Elephant Travel, an independent affiliate of Departure Lounge LLC
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Travel Specialties
  • Ocean Cruising
  • Adventure
  • Spa Vacations
  • Food & Wine
  • Honeymoons

  • No Destinations
Selling Travel Since
  • English

My Background

My first trip abroad really sparked a love for travel inside of me at the tender age of 19. It was London in the summer of 1988 where I enjoyed a James Taylor concert at the Royal Albert Hall, saw the changing of the guards at Buckingham Palace, and went pub hopping around Piccadilly Circus. The trip also included an excursion to Stratford -upon -Avon where I watched a Shakespearian play at the Royal Shakespeare Company. I spent a considerable amount of time in Cambridge punting on the River Cam, touring the Fitzwilliam Museum and attending classes at the University of Cambridge.

Since then I have had many memorable moments from swimming with dolphins in the Bahamas, hiking Mendenhall Glacier in Alaska, traversing up volcanoes in Hawaii, standing in the mist behind Niagara Falls in Canada, storming the castle in Edinburgh, Scotland and much more.

Through the years my love for travel has never waned; but it has taken on different shapes. As a young woman I married a Navy man so we had the opportunity to live in Florida, San Diego, and Virginia Beach. This was perfect for me because we always made an adventure out of exploring the region of the United States where we were stationed. Once when we were moving across the country we took a 14-day car trip from California to Virginia cruising historic Route 66!

As life continues to change so does my journey thru it. I recently quit my job as a Stockbroker/Financial Advisor and moved from Tennessee to Florida. My primary focus now is on pursuing my love of travel with my husband and to help others make their travel dreams come true. It would be an honor to work with you and give you the highest level of client satisfaction available.

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