Mary Porter CTC, DS

Atlanta, GA United States
An independent affiliate of Brownell Travel
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Travel Specialties
  • Beach & Sun
  • Family Travel
  • Honeymoons
  • Destination Weddings

  • United States - All
  • Argentina
  • Bermuda
  • Belize
  • Dominican Republic
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Selling Travel Since
  • English

My Background

Mary Porter brings the Aloha spirit to her clients, having lived in Hawaii from the time she was in first grade all the way through college. She is a certified Hawaii specialist and loves nothing more than sharing her love of the islands – its rich culture, diverse natural beauty, flower-scented breezes and friendly people.

Imagine yourself in warm waters for a moonlight swim in a blue-green world that feels like liquid silk. Smell the fragrant flower lei around your neck as the gentle island breezes blow through your hair. Your vacation can include every thing from spectacular waterfalls to misty rain forests or watching as Kilauea's blistering lava flow meet the sea. Experience Hawai’i Regional Cuisine, blending the flavors of Asia and Europe with only the freshest local ingredients, and you will come home from your holiday filled with treasured memories

The trade winds have now blown Mary to the Caribbean and Mexico with their warm waters, white sand, exotic flora and fauna, native cultures and wonderful cuisines. She has explored hundreds of resorts and hotels and would also love to help you plan your next trip a bit closer to home. She will find out what is most important to you and match you up with the perfect destination and accommodation, whether it is for families, individuals, couples or small groups.

Mary has always been involved in her faith community; she comes from a long line of Episcopal clergy -- her grandfather was a bishop and her father and husband are priests. She loves working with church groups and has accompanied them to England, Israel, Egypt, Turkey and Haiti. One of her favorite places in the world is Turkey. She has been there at least 10 times and can hardly wait to go back. Come with her to experience one country on the two continents of Europe and Asia, glide over the fairy chimneys and cave churches of Cappadocia in hot air balloons or experience the wonderful cuisine, ancient history and shopping bargains known only in this immense country.

Whether you plan a family vacation, cruise or romantic getaway, you will see that Mary hand selects every aspect of your trip for your utmost enjoyment. She is passionate about travel and would love to help you.

Places I Have Traveled

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A Fine Professional.!

By: Sean

Reviewed on: 13 Nov 2013

This was addressed in the other survey. Again, we were very pleased with all aspects of Mary Porter's efforts on our behalf. Knows her business well, is well organized, follows up promptly on all action items. She is a good asset to Virtuoso.

Highly Recommened

By: Dubai2

Reviewed on: 06 Dec 2013

Mary Porter came highly recommended to us from dear friends that have used her expertise numerous times. We are currently living in Dubai so our entire trip to Italy was taken of by email. We had an excellent experience, our drivers were there when promised, our guides were wonderful and such nice people. Our trip was carefree and without a single problem. We have never used an agent for vacations in the past, but will now not go on a trip without Mary's expert assistance.

By: Janie

Reviewed on: 24 Nov 2013

I highly recommend Mary Porter. She was very helpful in giving me more than one choice for my trip. I chose one and am very satisfied with the plan. I am grateful for her help.

Highly, highly recommended!

By: Jackie

Reviewed on: 06 Jan 2014

EVERY trip Mary Porter has helped us with in the last ten years has been terrific. She works with me so well!!! We've done Africa several times, India, Europe several times, and various hard-to-plan trips in the US. Mary's tops!

By: Janie

Reviewed on: 12 Jan 2014

This is the second time I am asked to comment on Mary Porter. The first was before the holidays. I highly recommend Mary. She was helpful with ideas for plans and efficient in every way. She is very pleasant and an asset for those who work with her. Jane Latimer

I would and have highly recommend Mary

By: Debbie

Reviewed on: 16 Jan 2014

Mary is extermely efficient and a wonder to work with. We have used her for several trips and can't imagine not using her at this point. She is so fast to answer any and all questions and always goes the extra mile to make sure our trips are special.

Highly recommended

By: Kathy

Reviewed on: 07 Feb 2014

My husband and I decided to travel to Florida for the cold winter in January for a few days.  Mary listened to what we wanted and then she gave us very helpful suggestions.  We appreciate her listening to us and acting so promptly and efficiently.  Thank you, Mary Porter!!  We had a great time!!!

Highly Recommended Makes Travel Easy(er)

By: MattA

Reviewed on: 25 Feb 2014

The trip went really well. The drive to Tampa to salvage the trip was the right choice as conditions were perfect. There was 2' of snow before we arrived after a terrible January and 3.5' of snow while we were there spread out over our stay making the mountain a powder paradise! Whistler is an awesome little ski town and driving through Vancouver and up the coast during the day was a nice treat too.



Reviewed on: 05 Mar 2014

highly recommended

By: chacha

Reviewed on: 06 Mar 2014

Our trip to Sydney and New Zealand was excellent. The main responsibility of Brownell and Mary was making accommodations. They varied from excellent to acceptable. Rydges in Christchurch was excellent. Hotel in Fox Glacier was old and barely acceptable as was Travellodge in Sydney. TeAnau and Queenstown were good. Would stay in all again except for Fox Glacier and Sydney.

Travel arrangements

By: Light

Reviewed on: 09 Mar 2014

Mrs. Porter is very quick to response and she could put the itinerary with hotels and car rentals within a short time. She has been very efficient with our holiday planning. The program was flawless , the hotel selection were what we were looking for. She is amazing and expert for Europe, US and Hawaii. We have been working with her for years and look forward to working in the future. She is a master of her craft.

Wonderful as always!

By: Debbie C.

Reviewed on: 24 Mar 2014

Mary went above and beyond as always. We never have to worry, or even think, about details when planning our trips. She is so responsive and anticipates our wishes. I would and do recommend her as often as possible.

Plans the perfect trip every time!

By: Jill

Reviewed on: 04 Apr 2014

Every year, I give Mary all of my nit-picky criteria and ask her to come up with a wonderful trip.  Whether the trip is with or without kids, she always comes up with amazing options and gives me choices to pick what will be just perfect.  Her recommendations and guidance are always spot on and I never worry about things going wrong.  She makes it perfect every time.  I can't wait to travel again!

Best Family Trip Ever!

By: Stevo

Reviewed on: 26 Apr 2014

while fresh in my head and only a week removed....I can tell you that Mary Porter sent my wife and two daughters (13 and 15) on the best spring break trip we've ever had....and we've done so great trips.  Perfect combination of perfect weather, fantastic and friendly locals, fresh food, serious adventure and gorgeous beaches.  All in costa rica where you can drink the water!  Mary made this trip as painless as possible.  Hotels/Villas were phenomenal, scheduled trips were perfect in terms of adrenaline and safety and drivers/guides were as good as they get.  I've already given her name to my closest friends.Steve

By: Not provided

Reviewed on: 03 May 2014

Mary is always very good at understanding our preferences and presenting alternatives that match. Very consistent and we have not been disappointed.

We highly recommend Mary!!

By: Kathy56

Reviewed on: 17 May 2014

Mu husband and I had a marvelous time at the Ritz Carlton Reynolds Plantation.  We were celebrating my husband's birthday.  Our room was perfect looking over Lake Oconee.  Thank you, Mary!!!

Great agent for my trip

By: phall

Reviewed on: 04 Jun 2014

Mary Porter was recommended to us by a family member, and from beginning to end, she handled our travel plans with a very high level of professionalism and concern for meeting our personal needs and desires.  Everything was done in a timely manner, and once our trip began, everything was in order and we had a wonderful time.  Our accommodations were perfect for us, as were  other recommendations she made for our travels. Will definitely use Mrs. Porter again if we need future travel helps!!

Highly recommended


Reviewed on: 10 Jun 2014

The trip was excellent, as always. Hotels, flights. everything.

Highly recommend

By: Nicole

Reviewed on: 14 Jul 2014

Mary did an outstanding job helping our family plan a trip to Yellowstone Park and Jacksonhole Wyoming.  She was extremely detail oriented and took care in learning about our wants and needs before booking our excursions and accommodations.   The trip went flawlessly and we enjoyed every minute.  I enjoyed working with her and would definitely recommend her to others.

Highly recommend

By: M.E,

Reviewed on: 25 Jun 2014

Mary Porter is a pro and a very nice one. She puts up with all my questions and responds quickly and succinctly. The best is my book.

Highly recommended.

By: Ed

Reviewed on: 29 Jun 2014

Mary was exceptionally helpful in our pre and post travel plans. She kept us up to date on the overall trip. So glad to have her as our travel consultant.

She's the best

By: Jay

Reviewed on: 26 Jun 2014

It was almost perfect.

By: Peggy

Reviewed on: 26 Jun 2014

All the arrangements Mary made went off without a hitch.

By: P.

Reviewed on: 28 Jul 2014

The Best!  Mary Porter is an excellent travel agent - thorough, competent, knowledgeable, and caring.  Can't recommend her enough!

Highly recommended

By: Kathy56

Reviewed on: 25 Jul 2014

Mary, as always did an outstanding job with our trip to Marco Island.  We appreciate her suggestions and her hard work to make our vacation a success.  Thank you, Mary!!!

Knowledgeable and friendly service

By: Kathy56

Reviewed on: 03 Sep 2014

Mary, has always been ahead of the game for us. Her knowledge is such a great asset in helping to make the right decisions for the adventure you want to take on your vacation. She has always been there for us and there is no need for us to worry about a thing. We thank you Mary for your dedication in making our travels so wonderful.

Worry Free Travel

By: Jill311

Reviewed on: 10 Sep 2014

Mary takes every detail into consideration so all you have to do is check-in and start relaxing! Can't wait to start planning our next trip.

Mary Does It Again!!

By: Nadine17

Reviewed on: 21 Sep 2014

This is the second trip that Mary has arranged for us and I can't say enough about her expertise and efficiency. Thank you so much for making this getaway a fun and relaxing time. We are excited about working with you again for next year's trip! You are HIGHLY recommended!!!

Mary is an ernest and very competent pro.

By: ME

Reviewed on: 26 Sep 2014

Mary is wonderful. She can be called at any time and she is always pleasant. She keeps me straight - which is not easy to do.

Expert friendly service

By: Kathy56

Reviewed on: 22 Oct 2014

Mary is very knowledgeable and is certainly an expert in travel. She has always made our trips so enjoyable and has made our travels so very special!

Always great.

By: M.E.

Reviewed on: 05 Nov 2014

Mary always does a wonderful job for me and my family.

Outstanding Service!

By: ZBingham55

Reviewed on: 18 Dec 2014

Mary was great from the start! From sending different options to begin with, to the communication and service at the end. I would highly recommend using Mary Porter as your travel agent. Mary sent us to the Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya in Mexico. The experience was exactly what we wanted and expected. Our flights were planned out and went accordingly and Mary took the worry out of our hands and that is so important when you are on vacation. She gave us recommendations for extra activities and overall her service and our experience was excellent!!

Great low-key trip to Quebec.

By: Susan G.

Reviewed on: 22 Feb 2015

Mary is an easy-going pro in whom I put my total trust. We worked together as colleagues until my retirement. I am well aware of the high standards she sets for herself and feel totally confident of her abillity to intuit what we expect from a vacation, esp. now, since I have become handicapped, but still love adventure but on a more modest scale.

Always Perfect Service

By: DebbieC

Reviewed on: 19 Mar 2015

I never have to worry about anything when Mary arranges my trip. She is wonderful!

Won't travel without Mary Porter's arrangements

By: Rich

Reviewed on: 16 Apr 2015

Ms. Porter recently arranged a trip to New York for my son and me. It was prefect. The hotel was magnificent, and her suggestions for restaurants, shows, and other attractions were all outstanding. She's helped our family plan a number of other trips, and all of them have been brilliant. We won't travel without her input again!

Magical Vacation

By: Salem

Reviewed on: 13 May 2015

Had the time of our lives in Greece and Turkey thanks to Mary and her expert planning. She made it so easy before and especially during the trip. From the private transfers to the expedited immigration service to our private tour guide (who was amazing) and of course, our hotel, my family and I had the time of our lives. We are ready for our next adventure VERY soon! Thank you for everything, Mary!

Expert luxury travel

By: Barb

Reviewed on: 13 May 2015

The hotel was great! They had everything ready for Bella from a bed to treats. They took great care of us.

Knowledgeable and so very helpful

By: Sus

Reviewed on: 18 Jun 2015

Mary did a great job guiding us to an all inclusive resort that met every need.

Friendly Expert Service

By: Kathy56

Reviewed on: 19 Jun 2015

First of all, Mary is such a pleasure to work with and she is very knowledgeable. She always makes such wonderful suggestions. We just return from Washington DC and we had such a great time. Mary suggested The Willard which was in such a wonderful location for things to see and do. She has planned many vacations for us and each and every one has surpassed our expectations. Thank you, Mary!!

Wonderful Service

By: Kat85

Reviewed on: 23 Jun 2015

Mary did a great job setting up our trip! If we had any problems or questions she was always there to help!

Best Trip Ever!

By: Amber

Reviewed on: 19 Jun 2015

Mary created a fabulous trip for my husband and I to Costa Rica. We stayed in the best of resorts. The Nayara Springs villas were absolutely amazing, and we stayed in the best villa on the property. Our canyoning expedition with Pure Trek was the thrill of a lifetime. The private guided tours that she organized at the Arenal volcano national park as well as the visit to Los Camposinos were led by knowledgeable and professional guides. Our flight to Manuel Antonio was well organized. Our stay at the Arenas del Mar resort in Manuel Antonio was fabulous, as we had the best room there as well. Our zip line expedition with Canopy Safari was top notch as well. Mary listened very closely to our desires and created a perfect trip with just the right balance of fun and relaxation. We are very much looking forward to planning our next trip with her, for we know it will be something we will always remember. Thank you so very, very much Mary!


By: Shige

Reviewed on: 30 Jul 2015

She is a excellent agent for me. I can always trust her

Outstanding service

By: Ded72

Reviewed on: 19 Aug 2015

Mary handled everything very efficiently which saved us money and got us the arrangements we wanted. She suggested ways to make our trip more comfortable. When we need rapid responses, we got them. Definitely look forward to working with her again.

Always, perfect service by Mary

By: Jay

Reviewed on: 24 Sep 2015

WE can always depend on Mary to do just the right thing at just the right time. She's planned many of our trips and always been wonderful! We love her!

peru trip


Reviewed on: 04 Oct 2015

All went well, tours and guides and transfers were great. Would have been nice to have gone to Malabar restaurant in Lima - it was closed on Sunday. Airport hotel not nice.

Excellent travel agent

By: Shige76

Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2015

I can trust her for my trip as always and she never turns down my requests. Mary has been a great travel adviser for me.

The best.

By: M.E.

Reviewed on: 23 Oct 2015

Mary is wonderful. She is a great representative of your company. My children and we love her. She needs a big raise.

Travel Perfectionist


Reviewed on: 27 Oct 2015

Superb as usual. Mary is truly a professional who is prompt and efficient.

As always, great!!!

By: Jay

Reviewed on: 17 Nov 2015

She always does a great job for us and we love using her.

Best recommendations!

By: Sus

Reviewed on: 21 Nov 2015

Mary did a great job recommending our hotel and places to go. We were so pleased!

Master of her craft

By: Zico

Reviewed on: 26 Feb 2016

Mary has designed a great itinerary for our recent trip to USA. She handpicked the best hotels at great locations with awesome interiors and also guided us with the highlights and must dos of each destination. We highly recommend her services!!

Viking Vidar Rhine Cruise

By: Dix

Reviewed on: 31 Aug 2017

Wonder. Her services were beyond expectations.

Travel Advisor

By: Lolo

Reviewed on: 19 Aug 2017

Excellent. She makes it easy

My trip

By: Guchi

Reviewed on: 22 Aug 2017

She is excellent travel adviser as always.

Another Amazing trip!

By: NicMath

Reviewed on: 17 Feb 2016

Mary planned an incredible trip for my husband and I to Japan. There was not a detail left untouched. Going to a country where very little English is spoken and I really did not know very much about was a bit daunting to me. The guides that were provided to us were amazing not only as tour guides but also as translators when shopping, ordering at restaurants, getting us to the train gates on time, etc. Mary found us an amazing Ryokan to spend the night in Kyoto that we never would have been able to get a room on our own. I am so thankful for the time and effort she put into planning this trip for us. It made our traveling through this amazing country so much less stressful.

Frindly & Professsional service

By: S&T

Reviewed on: 28 Feb 2016

She is excellent travel adviser for me and I trust her as always.

Consistently superb!

By: Off the Beaten Path Joe

Reviewed on: 08 Mar 2016

Once again, Mary coordinated a fascinating trip for us at "Off the Beaten Path" hotels in Panama. Our flight connections were flawless, as were the guides she arranged for us. The Customs Agent at Panama Airport did a double take when I advised of where we were staying. The Canopy Tower is a very interesting former US Air Force Observatory in Soberania National Park just north of Panama City. Isla Palanque is a 467 acre private island paradise in the Golf of Chiriqui on the Pacific side. Peace, solitude, rainforest, beaches, nature, birds, monkeys and 5 star food, 5 start accommodations and amazing views!

Extraordinary service and planning

By: Gardner19

Reviewed on: 18 Mar 2016

Mary is always responsive, covers every detail of trip planning, and has perfect ideas for whatever the nature of your trip: family, girls trip, relaxation, adventure or both! The destinations and properties she suggests are gorgeous and unique. I will never book a trip again without Mary's help!

Fabulous Trip To Italy

By: Fleurdelis

Reviewed on: 01 May 2016

First trip to Europe, and so grateful to have had Mary Porter make suggestions for our trip and ultimately set our itentiary our place. Everything was scheduled perfectly, with no glitches in travel over, hotels, private tours, and many more things that Mary thought of to handle. If we had a chance to travel again tomorrow, we would definitely have Mary handle all the details. Many thanks to her for all her attention to the big and little things, and so grateful for all her hard work. Gracie'!!

Fabulous Yellowstone/Grand Tetons trip

By: Amber

Reviewed on: 19 Jun 2016

Mary organized a wonderful vacation for our family. We enjoyed spending two full days with a tour guide at Yellowstone followed by two more half days with the same guide at the Grand Tetons. He gave us an appreciation for the spectacular surroundings and led us to see over 25 species of wildlife. We also had a wonderful time attending a rodeo, biking, and white water rafting. We are so looking forward to planning our next trip with Mary!

Best travel agent ever!


Reviewed on: 22 Jul 2016

Mary Porter provided excellent service from contacting Viking, arranging airlines with upgrades, providing very helpful information, contacting Viking on a regular basis to see if a different level was available, and returning all phone calls/emails immediately, even when she was out of the country herself! Mary has been by travel agent for close to twenty years. She is the best there is!

Good advice and planning assistance

By: LR

Reviewed on: 21 Aug 2016

Mary did a good job of advising us and giving us options but helped us make changes that met our needs and budget.

Friendly expert service

By: Fran

Reviewed on: 28 Aug 2016

Mary has handled travel arrangements for all our big trips. She handles even the smallest detail in a friendly, professional manner. Our Alaska trip was great and we look forward to working with Mary in the future.

Reliable, detailed service


Reviewed on: 27 Oct 2016

We continue to plan trips through Mary because she is very reliable and always comes up with ideas to improve our trips. We have never been disappointed.

frendly & good service

By: Guchi

Reviewed on: 25 Sep 2016

She is an excellent travel advisor who is I can trust!

Attention to detail

By: Sus

Reviewed on: 17 Oct 2016

Everything was planned and organized perfectly

Great service

By: Guchi

Reviewed on: 02 Dec 2016

Mary is excellent adviser!!!

Superb and Committed, as usual!

By: JoeCarmel

Reviewed on: 04 Dec 2016

Once again, Mary has exceeded our expectations in coordinating and helping plan our week in Paris. The hotel she recommended, Le Meurice, was simply flawless! When we return, it will be the only property we consider. Mary's recommendations and selection for restaurants, transfers and local excursions was perfect. She KNOWS the best, and they are responsive to our needs. It is also nice when the guides refer back to "Mary" and send their best wishes to her. As usual, Mary hit a home run for us in our trip to Paris!

Mary is the Best!

By: LS

Reviewed on: 03 Jan 2017

Mary Porter handled the trip plan and reservations beautifully. We had a few hiccups at the resort, and Mary helped us deal with those difficulties and the result was satisfactory. I trust Mary to handle all our travel plans.


By: Susanna Mees

Reviewed on: 27 Feb 2017

Mary has the knowledge and the expertise to plan an amazing trip

She is so knowledgable!

By: Edie

Reviewed on: 02 Apr 2017

Mary is incredibly easy to work with. She is knowledgable about her field of vacation planning and has first hand experience traveling to many places around the globe. She is very patient with older travelers who need support and have many questions. All of our hotels, flights, car rentals, and activities went incredibly smoothly on our recent trip to the Hawaiian islands.

Disney Cruise - Spring Break 2017

By: AngelWilliams

Reviewed on: 14 Apr 2017

Mary was great to work with. She was attentive and very helpful. I had questions about travel documents required for our children and Mary was helpful in answering my questions.

Trip to Italy

By: Jane

Reviewed on: 24 Jun 2017

Mary is always a delight to work with! She listens to us and comes up with perfect recommendations. Our favorite hotel on the trip was the one she booked for us in Florence!! We also felt that the guides she arranged for us in Florence and Rome were excellent. They were so informative and worth every penny. We look forward to working with Mary on our next trip.

Scottsdale/Vegas trip

By: Julie

Reviewed on: 01 Jun 2017

Mary is wonderful to work with. She is responsive and has good ideas on where to stay for vacations with our family.

Great travel advisor

By: Guchi

Reviewed on: 02 Jun 2017

she is excellent advisor for me as always!

Alaska Spring Cruise

By: Kenny B

Reviewed on: 11 Jun 2017

She was very professional and very helpful from the initial planning stage all the way through to departure. She had good knowledge and recommendations for our trip and handled accommodating reservations for 11 going on the trip without hesitation. Definitely will consult with her before booking another trip. Thank you Ms. Porter!


By: Paddy

Reviewed on: 17 Jun 2017

The Gold Standard. A hands free, worry-free experience.


By: Nan

Reviewed on: 14 Jul 2017

Thank you Mary for making my travels such a pleasure. It was great to just check in and not worry about booking seats, or segments. All went well!

Mary is the BEST!

By: Jackie

Reviewed on: 22 Jul 2017

Mary is so easy to work with, and she's so responsive! We've just stayed at the Monaco in D.C. that she reserved for us. It was terrific and so close to the museums!

No one better

By: Ben

Reviewed on: 30 Aug 2017

Mary did a wonderful job communicating, planning, and facilitating a truly remarkable trip. It will easily go down as one of (if not the) greatest trips of my life. I will definitely want Mary to help me with my trips in the future!

Eclipse tour of ORegon coast

By: WillD

Reviewed on: 06 Sep 2017

Mary handled our trip to Oregon and WA very professionally. The tour group that she had selected did a wonderful job for us, and we did, in fact, get to view the full eclipse from a clear-cut area bout 35 miles inland - at higher elevation - from the coast. A very pleasant tour throughout!

Speedy help

By: Jackie

Reviewed on: 17 Sep 2017

Mary's terrific! She even helped us with a real-time flight change from the Amsterdam airport!

Montage Palmetto Bluff

By: Tori

Reviewed on: 18 Sep 2017

Mary is an absolute pleasure to work with! Mary takes the time to listen and executes with the passion to meet our family travel expectations and desires. She is thorough with accommodation and flight details as well as tour recommendations & packages when applicable. Mary has extended amazing promotional discounts through her Virtuoso membership that have added great value to our vacations. I highly recommend Mary for your travel needs.

Wonderful trip

By: Marilyn

Reviewed on: 04 Oct 2017

Mary was excellent with researching the best flights and connections to various cities. Always in communication with us during the planning process and before the actual trip. Outstanding service

Mary Porter

By: Scout

Reviewed on: 27 Sep 2017

Fabulous!!! She is the best.

Mary helped us plan an Incredible Trip!

By: Edie

Reviewed on: 30 Sep 2017

When we wanted to travel to Spain and Portugal, our first call, of course, was to our travel agent, Mary Porter. She very efficiently and carefully planned our itinerary and made all our reservations for hotels and flights. My husband and I didn't have to lift a finger! Our trip was unforgettable, visiting amazing places we have never been before, Madrid, Lisbon, Porto, and the countryside of Portugal. Thanks, Mary, for everything!

Great job Mary!!

By: Jer

Reviewed on: 30 Sep 2017

What a pro. Thanks for make our 30th a great celebration!!

Responsive and efficient

By: Putnam Explorer

Reviewed on: 15 Oct 2017

Absolutely easy


By: Van Nanny

Reviewed on: 05 Nov 2017

Terrific! Mary is very responsive to communications and thorough. Provided documents clearly outlining what we were to be doing when. Look forward to working with her again on another fabulous trip!

Mary Porter - Zoetry Mexico Review

By: Savannah Grice

Reviewed on: 05 Jan 2018

Mary was terrific. She provided a number of good options to choose from that fit the criteria for what type of trip we were looking for. The place we chose, Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita in Puerto Morales, MX was fantastic. Excellent value, beautiful accommodations, and good food. Mary was great about booking flights, providing recommendations for activities, and more! Thank you so much for an excellent trip, Mary!

Best ever!


Reviewed on: 31 Dec 2017

I love working with Mary! She is so informative, helpful, easy to get in touch with, and always willing to answer questions. She has so much knowledge about tons of destinations, I felt confident in booking any trip she recommended. She has planned a few different trips for me and my family and all have been amazing! She takes care of every detail and makes sure you get the most for your money. I will continue to ask Mary to help us plan our travel. Any trip planned by Mary is perfect!!!


By: jp

Reviewed on: 11 Feb 2018

extremely professional, efficient, prompt, knowledgeable- everything we were looking for in an agent

Another great trip with Mary's help

By: nanvv

Reviewed on: 24 Feb 2018

Mary is very responsive and efficient. She worked through several details for us...some last minute in order to have a great trip for 9 people. She made sure accommodations were in place for traveling with a toddler for a week. Our rooms were located in the perfect place on the ship. While I was the 'primary planner' for this trip, she communicated with 3 other parties on this trip to ensure all were informed and had the proper preparation/documentation.

Mary is the Best

By: Jan

Reviewed on: 26 Feb 2018

I have used Mary several times as my travel agent. She is very competent and knowledgeable. She is always quick to respond to any questions or problems. All of her recommendations have worked wonderfully and we have been happy with all our travels. I would not hesitate to recommend her.

A fabulous trip to Australia!

By: Jackie

Reviewed on: 06 Mar 2018

Mary Porter does the absolute best job of setting up a trip. All the flights were excellent; we were delighted with the business-class like luxury of Virgin Australia's premium coach. Mary handled all the coordination with Swain Destinations for our New Zealand travel. Everything we did and every place we stayed was both enjoyable and in line with our tastes. And there were no missteps in the whole month of travel! I love working with Mary!

Down under dream vacation

By: Aussie traveler

Reviewed on: 08 Mar 2018

She was very attentive to all our inquiries, had all the right contacts and helped us plan a great trip.

Trip to France

By: Martha and John

Reviewed on: 13 May 2018

Mary couldn't have been better! She was with us before, through and after our trip.

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  • - 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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