Denise Shepard 

Tyler, TX United States
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Travel Specialties
  • Adventure
  • Beach & Sun
  • Family Travel
  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Ocean Cruising

  • No Destinations
Selling Travel Since
  • English

My Background

I love to travel and share those experiences with people! My favorite destinations are the "undiscovered" and "off the beaten path".  I enjoy getting to know people through the process of planning their trips.  Since I've been a travel advisor for 27 years, it's obvious I enjoy my career.

I am a Certified Travel Advisor, an accredited Virtuoso advisor and Disney Specialist.

Places I Have Traveled


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Great , told my friends to use Denise Shepard

By: Ben

Reviewed on: 25 Sep 2013

I have used Denise for all my travels. I have been on 7 cruises. She had helped me a lot, I plan on more trips in the future . Thanks again

Most excellent travel agent I've ever worked with.

By: martham

Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

She is always attentive and very prompt to our requests. She always arranges 5 star stays for us and the whole trip runs so smoothly from our airfare to rental cars to tours and hotel accommodations.

By: jackie27

Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

After getting a contract on my house, I was not able to take this trip. Denise had done an excellent job of helping me plan and then got the best rates on air, hotel and car rentals. She also helped me cancel this trip. I am still awaiting the refund for the airfare, but I'm certain it will come. I will definitely use Denise again! She's the best.

By: Millie

Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2013

Denise is a very pleasant, courteous peson that is very helpful and responds quickly to any question that you might have. If at any time, I wish to plan a trip or cruise - then she is the go to person of my choice.

Great travel agent

By: Daylon

Reviewed on: 22 Oct 2013

Denise was so helpful. I was not sure what I wanted to do as far as a vacation but she showed me many options and took her time to find the prices for each and acctually enjoyed helping me to find the perfect vaction. We absolutely loved or trip and my 2 daughters acctually cried when we came home. I had never booked a cruise before and all of the information on the internet was confusing and she made it so easy. We are so thankful for her time.

ABSOLUTELY---actually, I have!

By: Marian

Reviewed on: 26 Dec 2013

I recently completed TWO separate trips this holiday season. The first one was a challenge because I was "catching up" with two other folks who had booked themselves via the internet.While Denise chuckled the whole while, she WAS able to hook me up and book the exact match.(there were at least two unnecessary stops/layovers.)On both trips, she even booked my seats---at the window, just as I like. Thank you for the opportunity to praise her!

The best travel agent ever!!!

By: martham

Reviewed on: 17 Jan 2014

Denise has been my travel agent for 14 years and there is no trip, no request that she doesn't attack with enthusiasm and diligence. She is always professional, tries to find us the most cost efficient plan and yet arranges first class accomodations and tours. I love her and would recommend her to anyone without reservation. She always goes above and beyond my expectations.

Highly Recommend

By: Happy mamma

Reviewed on: 04 Feb 2014

This is actually the second trip I have booked with Denise, She is always very helpful and tries to make sure we have  a wonderful time.  I enjoy that the planning  part is done, from  airport and hotel transfers  to outings. Am looking forward to working with her again.

Travel Arrangement Experience

By: Sheryl

Reviewed on: 07 Mar 2014

We had been talking about this trip for "one day in the future".  When that day came and was actually a reality, Denise took care of everything smoothly so all I had to do was be excited.  This was an awesome vacation and I appreciate all Denise arranged for us.

Very patient!


Reviewed on: 23 Mar 2014

Disney has too many options for one person to figure out and get the best experience your first visit.  Denise was very patient with my questions, researched for me and had great advise!  Could not have done this without her.   The prepaid meals, photos, etc were her suggestions and a fantastic one!  (I also booked the entire trip for the wrong week, she had to redo everything, bless her heart). 

Solid Work

By: Jack is back!

Reviewed on: 26 Apr 2014

Denise did a great job in booking my trip. I was all the way out in California and she took care of everything. When I got to Texas everything was waiting for me and in order. Thank you Denise! We had a great trip!


By: CandyPearl316

Reviewed on: 28 Jul 2014

Denise was very prompt in answering any of my questions and very easy to work with in getting our weddingmoon planned! Had a great trip!

Highly recommend

By: Mytea

Reviewed on: 12 Jul 2014

Denise has helped us with two Caribbean vacations.She is very knowledgeable and helpful.  We visited Turks and Caicos and Antigua and absolutely loved the places she recommend.  We will definitely have her help us again.

Amazing Big 30

By: Bri

Reviewed on: 02 Aug 2014

Everything was PERFECT ! Hotel, BED, Staff, room service, beach, the pool was AMAZING, good night life ! Couldn't have been a better trip !

Super helpful!

By: mboone1988

Reviewed on: 24 Oct 2014

Our trip to St. Lucia was waaaayyyyy beyond expectations! Denise helped coordinate every detail! We will definitely be booking more trips! All we need is more free time!

Wonderful service

By: Bags58

Reviewed on: 25 Oct 2014

Denise handled all of trip plans professionally and was such a joy to deal with. Planning trips is stressful to me and she handled everything. There were no glitches and all we had to do was show up and have fun!

great agent

By: sis

Reviewed on: 20 Feb 2015

She is most helpful always with a smile. I would recommend her to anyone.

Good Service

By: Money Bags

Reviewed on: 21 Feb 2015

As Always Very good service

amazing service

By: shannon10

Reviewed on: 18 Mar 2015

Denise did an amazing job with our honeymoon!!! The resort was amazing and top class. We couldn't be happier with how everything went.

Professional, helpful and friendly service

By: Janice

Reviewed on: 27 Jul 2015

We had a wonderful trip, thanks to Denise's helpful planning. She made arrangements with limited time to do so. She also helped us with things that we would not have thought of with her professional advice and expertise. I have used her before and will use her again in my travel plans since I have complete confidence in her ability to provide thoughtful and personal arrangements.

The Mountain of Alaska

By: JA

Reviewed on: 14 Sep 2015

Getting to see the Denali Mountain, three times, was a rare treat. Most people don't get to see it because of the weather. Carol, a Athabascan local and guide, saw it ten times during this summer season. Now she can add 3 more times. It's a creation thing. The train to Whittier goes through a tunnel and there sat the Grand Princess. Get off the train, walk across the street, get on the ship. On this trip you're like a kid in a candy store, buy some more. Now that's called marketing.

Great planning!

By: Jo

Reviewed on: 27 Feb 2017

Everything went smoothly as usual. Thanks for your help!

Punta Cana

By: TT parents

Reviewed on: 12 Aug 2017

This is our third trip we have booked with Denise. Each of our trips were wonderful. She did a great job finding the perfect trip! She is very thorough and efficient. We will continue to use her in the future.

Friendly travel agent

By: Leo

Reviewed on: 18 Aug 2017

She's a sweet lady. Always looking for her every time booking flight and hotel. Always helpful and flexible.

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