About Us

Imagine Travel is a full service travel agency located in Greensboro NC. With over 65 years combined travel experience, the dedicated team of travel advisors at Imagine Travel provide clients with exceptional customer service and unique travel experiences. Whether you are traveling for business, a weekend getaway or embarking on a trip of a lifetime, call Imagine Travel. Imagine the possibilities...

"We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open."

Beth Hanlin in Imagine Travel

This site was designed to show our clients our personal recommendations for travel destinations all over the World. We've traveled to each hotel listed on this site and have gotten to know the staff there personally. This will ensure that our clients have the best experience possible. Our main goal is to make sure that you get the best price and have the ability to create new and exciting life long memories. I look forward to working with you on your next travel adventure!

About: Shane Lawrence

Shane Lawrence has been customizing and planning dream vacations since 2001. He began his career planning destination weddings, honeymoons and personalized family travel to Walt Disney World. Through the years Shane has expanded to Europe, Alaska and exotic travel. He really likes to get to know his clients and strives to make sure that they become more than just clients but life long travel partners. Shane likes to explore new and exciting destinations in order to gain the knowledge he needs to better serve his clients.

Email Shane here: shane@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Claudia Murphy

Claudia Murphy joined the travel industry in 1989 as a sales representative for American Airlines. While there Claudia's duties ranged from international and domestic sales to tracing lost luggage. Now a dedicated corporate travel agent, she prides herself in learning the likes and dislikes of her corporate clients. Claudia travels with her husband Aidan as often as she can, and enjoys visiting new and exciting places.

Email Claudia here: claudia@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Beth Hanlin

Beth Hanlin has been in the travel industry since 1995 specializing in corporate travel, both domestic and international. She is also an expert in group and meeting travel, ranging from mission trips, college sport teams to NASCAR teams. Beth loves getting to know her clients and having a one on one relationship to be able to cater to all their personal preferences. She strives to make her clients business travel as easy and effortless as possible.

Email Beth here: beth@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Jessica Younginer

Jessica Younginer has been planning dream vacations for honeymooners, families and couples for years. Jessica specializes in Virtuoso luxury vacations, tours, cruises and hotels. Jessica enjoys planning detailed itineraries for vacations all over the world. Jessica also specializes in all-inclusive vacations, the Caribbean, Mexico, Disney, girlfriend getaways and spa resorts. Jessica is now an Alaska, Celebrity Cruise line and Italy specialist!!! Contact Jessica for your dream vacations.

Email Jessica here: jessica@imaginetravelvacations.com
Website: www.vacationsbyjessica.com



About: Kristin Kocher

Kristin is a local wife and mother whose favorite hobby is traveling. She has been to a variety of exotic tropical and metropolitan locations in the Caribbean, Central America, U.S. and Europe. Kristin's goal is to ensure her clients find just the right resort or create the perfect itinerary to meet their vacation goals. She understands that every individual, couple, and family wants a custom vacation, with the right balance of leisure and activity. So she carefully helps to guide each traveler toward a vacation experience that meets their needs, and exceeds their expectations. Kristin specializes in Caribbean Luxury travel for Families, Couples and Groups.

Email Kristin here: kristin@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Stefani Hasty

Stefani Hasty is our Charlotte office liason and is a professional corporateStefani Hasty and social event planner specializing in luxury vacations, adventure seekers and group travel. As Chair of Public Awareness for the Jr League of Charlotte, Stefani is very involved in the community and strives to assist non-profit groups, churches, schools, companies and organizations with all their travel needs. She is an avid traveler who loves to indulge in palatable dishes, immerse herself in local culture, drink diverse wine, and enjoy once-in-a-lifetime opportunities. With an eye for detail, she leaves no stone unturned and will ensure that your vacation is nothing short of sensational!!

Email Stefani here: stefani@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Julie Cooke

Julie Cooke joined the Imagine Travel team after years of researching and coordinating "dream trips" for her family and friends. Julie has experience with the Carribean islands, Mexico,Europe, cruising and snow skiing throughout the United States and Canada, Some of her personal favorites include the Greek Islands, British Virgin Islands, Los Cabos, Mexico and Banff, Alberta, Canada. A graduate of and former cheerleader at UNC Chapel Hill, Julie now focuses her enthusiasm on planning the perfect trip for her clients. She will tailor the trip to fit your style. Whether you seek relaxation and luxury, fitness and adventure or "flip-flops and a back-pack" casual trip, she will deliver an unforgettable experience.

Email Julie here: jcooke@imaginetvl.com



About: Amy Schwartz

Amy Schwartz has been making vacation dreams come true for her clients since 1990. Extensive travel through Europe, the Caribbean and Mexico help her to create memorable vacation experiences for others, Amy has completed certification programs with the major cruise lines and is also a Sandals Certified Specialist. She can arrange a getaway for one or a group of 100. Amy can help you dive deep blue tropical waters or climb to the top of the Eiffel Tower. With Amy you've got a friend in the travel business.

Email Amy here: amy@imaginetravelvacations.com
Website: www.amyschwartztravel.com



About: Jo Ann Hedgecock

Jo Ann Hedgecock has 25 years experience in the travel industry. She loves traveling with her husband, Jim. Her favorite travel memories include Hawaii, Alaska, London, Italy and numerous cruises as well as a riverboat cruise on the Rhine and Danube. In her spare time she enjoys gardening, camping and crafts.

Email Jo Ann here: joann@imaginetvl.com



About: Ana Rueda

Ana Rueda, born and raised in Mexico City, has lived in Cancun and worked for the Travel Industry since 2005. She started at Fiesta Americana Hotels where she acquired experience at Front Desk, Reservations, and Sales Departments. She Ana Rueda Imagine Travel Vacationscontinued her career as a Tour & Travel Sales Manager at AM Resorts where she worked at Secrets Silversands, Zoetry Paraiso de la Bonita, and Secrets The Vine Cancun. One of her many duties involved creating strong partnerships with Travel Agents and providing great customer service to their mutual clients staying at the Resorts which is something she really enjoyed. Ana`s passion for travel runs in the family as her dad has been a commercial pilot for over 35 years. She loves to explore new destinations with her husband and now with their new baby boy, Santiago. As a travel agent for imagine travel, her goal is to help clients find the perfect place to enjoy a unique vacation experience and provide on-destination assistance when visiting Cancun and Riviera Maya destinations.

Email Ana here: ana.rueda@imaginetravelvacations.com



About: Stacey Sorenson

Stacey's life of travel began at an early age with parents who loved to travel. Her father and 3 uncles served in the Airforce and later became Pilots. Listening intently to her family talk about the places they've been and seen, wove the path to her travel career. With the memories, pictures and great stories, Stacey began her career and graduated from The Travel Institute. While she was becoming TAP Certified in travel, Stacey started her career pathing with AAA in Winston-Salem. After 3 years booking wonderful trips for her clients at AAA, Stacey decided it was time to take her skills to another level and work for a company that is all about travel. She then joined the Imagine Travel Team. Here she has been able to broadened her client's expectations with more than just a trip, but created that vacation that lasts a lifetime.

Email Stacey here: stacey@imaginetvl.com



About: Lisa Saint

Lisa Saint is Imagine Travel's newest addition! She has a passion for traveling and taking in as many cultures as she can. She is our Winston-Salem representative but Lisa has spent the last 8 years as an Entertainer onboard Carnival Cruise Lines. Through this job she was able to travel all over the Caribbean, both coasts of Mexico, Canada, Hawaii, Alaska, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, and many other special places. She also goes to South Africa, where her husband is from, once a year. Travel is definitely in her blood! She's very excited to be a land lubber and start sending people to the amazing places she's been able to see! She will do luxury, budget, domestic, international, Disney, cruises, relaxation trips, adventure trips...you name it!

Email Lisa here: lisa@imaginetravelvacations.com
Website: www.imaginetravelwinstonsalem.com



About: Beth Benedetto

Beth Benedetto is our Salisbury liaison. She has been traveling the world with her husband for over 19 years. One of her greatest accomplishments in traveling is being able to say she has been on all seven continents. After retirement from the State of North Carolina, Beth began her dream of working in the travel industry with Imagine Travel. She works to ensure that each and every vacation goes smoothly for her clients, and works with each client individually to ensure that their vacations are stress free. If you have a dream vacation, she will make it happen.

Email Beth here: bbenedetto@imaginetvl.com
Website: www.bethstravelandvacations.com



About: Stephanie Hearn

I am Stephanie Wilson Hearn and thrilled to work with you on your next travel destination! I own Travels Unlimited, LLC, a division of Imagine Travel, based out of Lexington, NC. I love planning any and all get-a-ways on earth, literally! Whether it is a family trip to places like Disney, a honeymoon to an adults only resort in the Caribbean, a group cruise, golf trip to Los Cabos, or simply you wanting to escape reality for some R&R.. I will help find and plan your perfect vacation. It even says so in the name: Imagine Travel and Travels Unlimited! You dream it, I will make it happen. Unlimited possibilities! I have been self-employed for nearly 15 years, and love being a part of the Imagine Travel team of travel agents. My goal is to make your travel easier, stress-free, and find the best pricing possible. Looking at all the options online can be overwhelming! My desire is to lessen that feeling by listening to your desires for your upcoming trip, transfer those into the best vacation possible. All you need to do is pack your bag...

Email Stephanie here: stephanie@imaginetravelvacations.com
Website: www.imaginetravelbystephanie.com



About: Tamara Spencer

Tamara Spencer has led a life full of travel. Raised in a military family, she has traveled the US and overseas. As an adult, she turned those life lessons into a career, graduating in 1998 from Nebraska COB as a travel and tourism major. Though she has traveled extensively in Great Britain and Wales, her heart and specialty are here - Disney! The desire to help families make memories is what drives Tamara to give her best for her clients. She will work to make sure you have the best possible experience from start to finish!

Email Tamara here: tamara@imaginetvl.com



About: Martha Abernethy

Martha joins us from Winston-Salem, where her company Martha's Getaways, LLC focuses on group travel and flexible independent travel. She has been to Europe 14 times and has visited most of the countries in the EU. Four of those trips were on a river cruise ship - the only way to travel effortlessly through many cities and countries. Mexico, especially, Puerto Vallarta, is another favorite - for its culture, food and especially, its people. Closer to home she has island hopped to gorgeous beaches and cute umbrella drinks. She loves the puzzle of planning a vacation and taking care of her clients. Don't Wait - Get Away

Email Martha here: martha@marthasgetaways.com
Website: www.marthasgetaways.com

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