Before I Love Travel, I Worked at: I started my career in student travel at Breakaway Tours in 2006 and more recently worked at EF Educational Tours.
On my days off, you will find me: Planning my next adventure Hoop Dance Many weekends taking road trips to a cottage and/or wine region Spending time with my nieces and nephews Going to the theater
My friends know I love: Traveling anywhere and everywhere! My 13 pound bunny Elvis Parsley wine photography
My #TripOfaLifeTime would be to: This changes every year but as of today my #TripOfaLifeTime would be to head back to Africa and tour Mozambique and Madagascar and/or visit the jungles of India to see a tiger in the wild.
My favourite travel memory is: - I have way to many but here are a few, - Laying in the sand with Sea Lions in the Galapagos Islands - Doing loops and barrel rolls over the desert in Arizona in a glider plans - Soaring over Victoria Falls on a Micro Light Flight - Spending a week in a village in the Amazon being shown the rainforest by the local people
Amanda Marie Quintinio (AMQ)
What I do at I Love Travel: I am a part of the West Coast Sales team to plan epic grad trips for students!
Before I Love Travel, I worked at: A craft beer market (drink of choice), but spent most of my last years at university in Kelowna (University of British Columbia Okanagan) and just finished a year exchange at the University of Glasgow in Scotland!
On my days off, you will find me: Kicking back with my friends, eating ice cream, being crafty, and spending time soaking up all mother nature has to offer.
My friends know I love: The mountains, cooking, ICE CREAM, snowboarding, laughing, and most of all LIVE MUSIC…. I forgot about SNACKS…..
My #TripofaLifetime would be to: road trip the entire United States in a liveable school bus or VW van with my all my best friends, major snacks, a deck of cards, and some groovy tunes.
My favorite travel memory is: MY WHOLE S-TRIP! (Authentic Cuba)!, Sharing a scotch with new friends in Scotland, signing the Lennon Wall in Prague, hiking through the coastal mountains in Cinque Terre, Italy, swimming under the moon in Croatia, and riding a camel and then sleeping under the stars in the Sahara desert. (More than one, but can you really ask a girl to choose one?)
What I do at I Love Travel: Trip Planner in High School Sales
On my days off, you will find me: Hanging with my besties
My friends know I love: Sushi and live music
My #TripOfaLifetime would be to: My next trip will for sure be Australia and Southeast Asia
My favorite travel memory is: My #Tripofalifetime to Puerto Plata in high school
What I love at I Love Travel: Hanging with all of my work besties and planning awesome trips for high school students
My Role at I Love Travel: I am a member of the Trip Planning team responsible for making sure our travelers have the opportunity to experience their #Tripofalifetime !
Before I Love Travel I worked at: I worked in higher education helping to improve the experience of students across North America.
On my days off you will find me: In the depths of Netflix watching some terrible movie, finding a pick up basketball game.
My friends know I love: The Toronto Raptors, Sushi, Them!
What would my Trip of a Lifetime be: Japan!
My Favorite Travel Memory: Getting a chance to trek around California last summer.
What I Love About Working at I Love Travel: Helping to create life long memories for people to look back on way after they have traveled with us.
What I do at I Love Travel: I work on the Sales Team and get the fun and exciting job of helping graduating students plan their #TripOfALifetime!!
Before I Love Travel, I worked at: I worked as a Summer Camp Inclusion Counsellor & After School Program Leader for the City of London while studying at Western University. I also worked as a Tour Guide for Western during my studies. Most recently, I worked on the Wings & Marketing Team at Red Bull.
On my days off, you will find me: I love to make a difference in my community - I am active volunteer at SickKids Hospital, The Philip Aziz Centre & Camp Erin!
My friends know I love: Road trips, long summer days, fresh plants, and cute farm animals (I've been a vegetarian since I was 10)!
My #TripofaLifetime would be to: Currently -- either exploring the Greek Islands or going on a Pink Jeep Tour in Sedona, Arizona.
My favourite travel memory is: Going to Punta Cana with my mom and being able to enjoy a week full of beaches, activities, and sunshine! She didn't get a passport until she was 45... It was so fun and exciting to explore a new destination together!
What I'm most looking forward to at I Love Travel: There is so much to be excited for; 1) Planning awesome trips for students and creating everlasting memories 2) Empowering youth and giving them the tools they need in order to plan their #TripOfALifetime.. and 3) Making a difference and volunteering in local communities while on destination.
What I will do at I Love Travel: ’m a high school Trip Planner who will make sure you have the #tripofalifetime!
Before I Love Travel, I worked at: I worked in the telecom industry and made sure that my clients were always happy and excited about their new phones.
On my days off, you will find me: Either hanging out with the squad or Netflixing it up on the couch
My friends know I love: Awesome sunny weather, great food and even better company
My #TripOfaLifetime would be to: Explore all of Asia, it would be a crazy culture shock and I’d love to experience it.
My favourite travel memory is: iplining and jumping off waterfalls in Dominican Republic was unbelievable.
What I’m most looking forward to at I Love Travel: Getting to share my excitement and love for travel with students from all over! Everyone should get a chance to experience the #tripofalifetime and I can’t wait to see all the smiling faces of students celebrating their graduations :)
What I do at I Love Travel: I work with the high school Sales Team as a Trip Planner. I work closely with student organizers to make sure they are well informed about everything they need to know about their experience with S-Trip. I take pride in making sure they will have their #tripofalifetime.
My background will help me create Happy Travellers by: I've been working with a very diverse range of students for my entire career up to this point with the Durham District School Board. My love for working with high school students as well as my love for travel was my inspiration to join the I Love Travel Team.
On my days off, you will find me: snowboarding, playing baseball, working out, playing with my puppy, or going to concerts with friends.
My #TripOfaLifetime would be: a few months to travel and visit my friends in Australia and New Zealand.
My favourite Travel memory is: Driving from Toronto to British Columbia or bungee jumping in Mexico.
When I was a student I traveled with I Love Travel: I traveled to Cayo Coco, Cuba with S-Trip when I was in grade 12 and had an amazing time.