Melinda Bourgeois

Active & Adventure Travel
Adventure Travel for the Active Vacationer

With a travel industry career spanning 35 years, Melinda Bourgeois, the proprietor of Travel Central, has nurtured a profound passion for exploration. Her journey began with a transformative Girl Scout trip to Thailand during her first college semester, followed by extensive travels across her homeland with college companions. In 1988, she delved into the travel agency realm, driven by her enthusiasm for people, diverse cultures, and history.

Melinda's odyssey has taken her to every continent, 47 states, and 65 countries. Leading a dedicated team of travel advisors, her singular objective is to assist travelers in meticulously planning, relishing, and crafting enduring memories throughout their journeys.

Places I've Been!

AFRICA- Egypt, Kenya, Morocco, South Africa, Tanzania

ASIA- Cambodia, China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Vietnam

CANADA- Banff, British Columbia, Montreal, Niagara Falls, Quebec City, Vancouver, Victoria Island

CARIBBEAN- Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Grand Cayman, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Martin, St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands

CENTRAL AMERICA- Belize, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Panama

EUROPE- Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Istanbul, Italy, Mediterranean, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Paris, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, St. Petersburg, Switzerland, Turkey

GREAT BRITAIN- England, Northern Ireland, Scotland


MEXICO- Cancun, Cozumel

SOUTH AMERICA- Argentina, Colombia, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Peru, Uruguay

SOUTH PACIFIC- Australia, Falkland Islands, New Zealand

USA- Chicago, Disney, Hawaii, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Seattle


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