(17 Reviews)
100% Recommended

Karen Soltis

North Oaks, MN
European Travel Specialist

Whether you prefer a guided vacation, or if you would like to explore Europe on your own, I'm here to help!  If you're ready to immerse yourself in to the local culture, try authentic cuisine and explore historical sites ... Europe is the place to...
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Ocean & River Cruise Specialist

Ready to sail away? What's your style ... River cruise? Ocean cruise? No matter which I can help. Having traveled on more than 10 cruises, I have first hand knowledge on Avalon, Viking, Disney Cruise Line, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruise Line, Princess Cruises ... an MORE!


My favorite part about cruising is that you get to see more of the world as you visit multiple destinations. There is so much to do in each port whether it's a guided tour or excursion or you explore the destination at your leisure.


What style do YOU prefer? Ocean cruising offer many tropical options with larger ports and on a river cruise you have the opportunity to explore small quaint towns. An ocean cruise has endless activities on board and while a river cruise ship offer plenty of things to do it offers a more intimate and relaxing vibe.


When you're ready to hop on board a river or ocean cruise give me a call!!

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What Disney Cruise Line Ship is Best for YOU?

There isn't a cruise more magical then a cruise on board a Disney Cruise Line ship! Each ships offers something special for their guests. No matter what ship you choose you are sure to have a good time.

The dining is superb! The ships offer rotational dining giving you are...Read more.

My Reviews

51 of 79 people found this review helpful
Our trip exceeded our expectations!
We worked with Karen several times to put together our trip. Karen did an excellent job finding hotel locations and pick-up and drop-off recommendations to get us to and from several locations.
By  Canadian Experience  from  Shoreview, MN
Traveled to  Calgary ~ Alberta ~ Canada
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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49 of 80 people found this review helpful
Great Senior trip!!
Got everything in a timely manner
By  MJ  from  Shoreview Minnesota
Traveled to  Mexico
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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62 of 107 people found this review helpful
50th Wedding Aniversary Celebration
We were looking for a place our whole family could go to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. This meant finding a place children, teenagers and adults could all enjoy. Karen gave us several options and we settled on Tulum, MX. Karen made all the air travel, local transportation and lodging arrangements for us. Gave us good suggestions of things to do there. Everything was provided as promised. She is a great vacation planner.
By  Ron  from  Gilbert, AZ and Blaine, MN
Traveled to  Mexico
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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47 of 80 people found this review helpful
Vietnam is Incredible
Karen is very attentive to our needs. She is very thorough in planning out our vacation and very knowledgeable. She thinks of things that I didn’t think of. She plans our everything from start to finish.
By  Jackie  from  Cedar MN
Traveled to  Vietnam ~ East and Southeast Asia
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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67 of 120 people found this review helpful
A great time on Kauai
Karen did an excellent job setting up our Hawaii trip. Flight connections worked well. The condo on Kauai she selected far exceeded our expectations. The beach, the grounds, and accommodations were outstanding.
By  Ken  from  Twin Cities, MN
Traveled to  Kauai Island ~ Hawaii ~ USA
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Destination Expert:

  • Caribbean
  • Hawaii
  • Rhine River
  • Danube
  • Norway

Travel Specialist:

  • Luxury Cruises
  • River Cruises
  • Cruises
  • Christmas Markets
  • Celebration Travel

Top Travel Partners:

  • Avalon Waterways
  • Viking
  • Hurtigruten
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Princess Cruises®

Certifications/Awards:

  • Hurtigruten Certified Agent
  • Rocky Mountaineer Specialist
  • Hawaii Specialist
  • Avalon Waterways
  • Globus Tours

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