Connie Burke 

Houston, TX United States
An independent affiliate of Universal Travel - Houston
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Travel Specialties
Interests
  • Safari
  • Ocean Cruising
  • River Cruising
  • Independent Tours
  • Escorted Tours


Destinations
Selling Travel Since
1970
Languages
  • English

My Background

I have always wanted to travel!!!.  In my 44 years of being a travel consultant, I have been to  every corner of the world, but in 1971,  I went to Africa for the first time, and it changed my life.  I have been there over 65 times, and each time I find more reasons to return. and when you love Africa, you have to give that knowledge to those going for the first time, so they can love "My Africa" too..   Call me and let me introduce you to the wonders of Africa.  I promise you will never go just once.  It will be the highlight of your travels forever.  I still love to cruise, and have sailed on every upscale ship, and  know which suites to recommend, and all the "in" things you want to know about them.  And being who I am, I still have to see everything new that is happening in the World.  I just  came back from India in March, and just returned two weeks ago from Cambodia and Vietnam.  Found some fabulous restaurants in Saigon.  Travel with me, and you'll live life to the fullest.

Places I Have Traveled


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Highly recommended!!!!!

By: dAg


Reviewed on: 06 Feb 2014

We have traveled the world with Connie's help!  Would never think of using anyone else to plan our trips!!!  She's the best!!!

Connie does it again!!

By: jajr


Reviewed on: 25 Feb 2014

Outstanding....batting 1000. As usual, she met the high standards she met. Professional, caring, accurate and great suggestions....

Very professional

By: Lucky


Reviewed on: 24 Mar 2014

My trip planning was done very professionally and we will continue to use Connie.

Terrific Travel Advisor

By: MegB


Reviewed on: 25 May 2014

If you are going off the grid to an exotic place   and want a resource to help you have the best experience - call Connie.  Plus she will work with your schedule, assist in all the arrangements, and is always there if you need help while on the trip or otherwise. 

Highly recommend

By: Jan


Reviewed on: 01 Jun 2014

Very efficient in handling everything.

By: Bill


Reviewed on: 04 May 2016

Connie was wonderful in making reservations and in her follow-up with the various entities. Our Virtuoso hosts on board ship were also great. They were Phyllis Dyer and Lyle Schultz.

I trust Connie!

By: Baruti


Reviewed on: 24 Aug 2016

The morning of our departure Connie called to let us know that our flight to Nairobi was cancelled (!) and that "they" were going to put us on a flight that arrived into Nairobi a day late. "I'm not going to let them do that!" said Connie. So she scrambled around on the phone and instead of going via, Amsterdam, we went through Paris. While waiting in Paris, we were called up to the desk and our seats were upgraded to Business Class! I suspect Connie had a hand in that? Needless to say, it was enjoyable! Our return flight went without a hitch. I have known Connie since 1971 and she has always been efficient and dependable!

The BEST!

By: Traveler RBY1000


Reviewed on: 11 Oct 2016

Connie provides the best service possible! Friendly and professional with attention to detail. Her connections throughout the world assures that we get the best service imaginable no matter what our destination. Wouldn't use anyone else!

Our trip on Oceania Cruise Lines

By: Bill


Reviewed on: 24 Jun 2017

It was great. She planned everything and it worked out very very. The hotels were great, the tours and guides were always on time and very knowledgeable, The Oceania cruise was by far the best cruise we have ever been on, Food in all of the different restaurants was superb.We would recommend Connie to plan your next trip.

Danube River Cruise with AMA

By: Robin


Reviewed on: 29 Jun 2017

Connie is a pro! As usual she thought of everything to make our trip a huge success!

Connie

By: Lucky


Reviewed on: 14 Nov 2017

She is first class and so was our trip

Pleasure of having a trusted advisor!

By: Berit


Reviewed on: 31 Aug 2018

Connie quickly found dates and times that fit what I wanted for my traveling Houston Oslo and back. She warned me about Frankfurt Airport being very big, and she was right. It did not display the expected German efficiency when it came to immigration procedures or good directions. Working with Connie is like working with an old friend, which in fact she is, we have known each other since 1971!

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  • South Africa
  • Botswana
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  • Vietnam
  • Cambodia
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • China
  • Egypt
  • Morocco
  • Spain
  • Turkey
  • Antarctica