Majestic Mediterranean Gems July 27 - Aug 3, 2024 | Celebrity Cruises Hosted Group Trip - Click HERE for More Info

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Dreams with destinations


Let's Turn Your Dream into an
Unforgettable Reality. 
You Deserve It.

Are you longing to reach your desired destination, but feeling lost and unsure about where to begin?   
Whether you've already started researching or are starting from scratch, you crave a faster and stress-free planning process. The overwhelming workload and burnout from work are taking a toll on you.  If only you had access to expert travel guidance, you could easily and confidently book your much-needed getaway.

That's where we come in...

Greetings, I'm Catherine

I specialize in crafting personalized travel itineraries, tailoring each detail to create your dream vacation. Let me alleviate the stress of travel planning, freeing up your time and energy to fully embrace activities close to your heart. I understand the challenges of daily fatigue and aim to provide you with a rejuvenating escape. Discover the ease and joy of a perfectly curated travel experience with me.

Owner/Travel Curator of
Passports and Palms Travel Co.

With an unwavering passion for travel, I've spent decades exploring the globe, fueled by a deep love for new adventures and cultural immersion. Join me in uncovering the world's most alluring locations as we embark on wonderful journeys together.

As a trusted travel advisor, my passion for curating extraordinary travel experiences has long been recognized by family and friends.  What started as a beloved hobby quickly transformed into a profession I wanted to wholeheartedly pursue.  I am committed to dedicating ample time and resources to assist others in creating one-of-a-kind journeys. 

Travel Ignites My Mind,
Body, and Spirit

As a seasoned Destination Expert with Tripadvisor since 2018, I have honed my expertise in curating extraordinary travel experiences. Drawing on my extensive knowledge, I have established a boutique travel agency that I love. I take great pleasure in crafting personalized itineraries that will create cherished memories to last a lifetime. 

With years of experience, I have cultivated a vast global network of trusted luxury travel brands and partners. As a dedicated advocate of self-care, my ultimate aim is to ensure your vacation leaves you feeling renewed, accomplished, and fulfilled. Trust in my expertise to curate a transformative travel experience that rejuvenates your mind, body, and soul.

My Story

Our Values

Sophistication, Inclusivity, Integrity, Enjoyment, and Dedication

At Passports & Palms Travel Co., we curate personalized itineraries that showcase breathtaking destinations with sophistication and style. Our dedication to inclusivity ensures that all travelers feel welcome and valued. With integrity as our foundation, we prioritize transparency and ethical practices in handling your travel arrangements. Our goal is to create unforgettable experiences for maximum enjoyment, relaxation, and personal growth. 

Embark on a remarkable journey with Passports & Palms Travel Co. and discover the world with us.

Let's do this together.

Passports & Palms Travel Co. is committed to working with brands, partners, and suppliers who dedicate themselves to these values as well.

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favorite travel adventures


Southern Thailand (Koh Samui,
Koh Phangnan, and Phuket)

  •  Indulging in unparalleled luxury: My fabulous experience at the Conrad Koh Samui
  • Embracing ethical wildlife encounters:  Samui Elephant Sanctuary
  • Paradise found: Exploring the pristine beauty of Thong Nai Pan Beach in Koh Phangan

Dominican Republic - Punta Cana

  • A slice of paradise: My time at Juanillo Beach in captivating Cap Cana
  • Dominican Republic delights: I have had 19 visits to this tropical haven!

favorite travel adventures



Indonesia (Bali and Labuan Bajo)

  • My experience at  Komodo National Park.  Fulfilling a long-held dream, I had the privilege of witnessing the majestic Komodo dragons in their untouched natural habitat.
  • My adventure with wild dolphins. Encountering these intelligent creatures in their natural ocean habitat gave me sheer joy and excitement as they gracefully swim alongside our boat,

favorite travel adventures


France (Paris and Versailles)

  • Majestic history: My full-day exploration of Versailles, I'm fascinated with Louis XIV & Marie Antoinette
  • Artistic wonders at the Louvre (Go on a Friday evening during off-peak hours for optimal viewing of the Mona Lisa)
  • Parisian bliss: Sipping wine at sidewalk cafés, Absorbing the vibrant atmosphere of the City of Love

favorite travel adventures


Las Vegas

Las Vegas may be known for its wild party scene, but it also offers luxury and elevated experiences. Depending on your activities and accommodations, you can enjoy a fun, upscale, and alluring vibe.

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is one of my favorite hotels that embodies this atmosphere perfectly. With its stunning balcony views, I feel like royalty overlooking the city. 

Don't underestimate Vegas.  It can be the perfect experience that combines elegance, excitement, & a touch of seduction. 

favorite travel adventures

Our Travel Services: What We Offer

Experience the ease and inspiration of our meticulously curated travel experiences, designed to be effortless for you. Let go of the stress of overwhelming vacation planning as we take care of every detail. Our ultimate goal is to provide you with a journey that truly nourishes your soul

Tailor-Made Travel Experiences
Crafted Just for You

Testimonials from Happy Clients

- Karen

Catherine planned a stress-free experience

My girlfriends and I just returned from a lovely vacation to St. Croix. I am thankful we used Passport & Palms Travel Co. Before our trip we told Catherine exactly what we were looking for and she handled the rest. I needed a stress-free planning experience and Catherine ensured I received one. We knew exactly what to expect and she gave us wonderful recommendations.
If you want an amazing vacation you are in fantastic hands with Passport & Palms Travel Co.!

Traveling is always stressful! Catherine helps you make it less about being a daunting task and more about what works for your needs. She listens and really works towards providing options that make sense for your trip and is SO friendly and understanding. She takes the time to be detail-oriented, timely, and wants you to have the best experience possible. Working with Catherine is like planning a trip with a friend, while also providing experiences you might not have thought about. If you are someone who wants to get the most out of the time out have to travel, working with Catherine is the way to go!

- Angela

"Catherine is like planning a trip with a friend"

Catherine has done it again! She planned my family vacation in 2023 and now my anniversary! You can’t lose with her services! She is helpful, honest, and knows exactly what I need as her client.

- Dierra

"You can’t lose with her services!"

I was a little apprehensive about my first trip overseas, but that was quickly resolved when working with Catherine. She laid out exactly how the trip was going to go, from the flight, to the drive to the resort and everything in between until it was time to fly back. She even told me which weather-appropriate attire I would be most comfortable in. The entire trip was seamless. I can't recommend her services enough."

- Richard

"I can't recommend her services enough."

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Passports & Palms Travel Co. is a full-service luxury boutique travel agency based in the NYC Metropolitan area. Our travel experts offer personalized itineraries, exclusive hotel and resort access, and exceptional service to create memorable travel experiences. Discover our top destinations and contact us today to start planning your unforgettable getaway.