Staff Adventures: A Week in Paris With Monograms

View of Sacré-Cœur and Montmartre from the Musée d'Orsay

Monograms Independent Tours – A Week In Paris
Frank Larmore
Client Support Specialist
Toll Free: (800) 935-2620 x 130
Direct: (281) 269-2630
Email: frank@affordabletours.com

One evening in the Spring, I suggested to my wife, Susan, that we plan our next trip to Switzerland and northern Italy – or to Ireland. She replied, “I haven’t been to Paris.” So with that, our Paris planning began.

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Staff Adventure: Monograms Independent – Rome, Florence & Venice

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Monograms Independent Tours – Rome, Florence & Venice
Frank Larmore
Travel Consultant
Toll Free: (800) 935-2620 x 130
Direct: (281) 269-2630
Email: frank@affordabletours.com

On May 1, my wife Susan and I flew out from Houston on Air Express, arriving in Rome early the next morning. After going through Customs, we took a cab to our hotel, the NH Leonardo da Vinci. Just to show you what a great start this was, look at the view from our window (the sunset and the beautiful neighborhood houses). Our Local Host, Renata, was available for questions and recommendations. We stored our bags until check-in time. That afternoon Renata reminded us of the schedule, and that the coach would leave at 8.

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Mysteries of the Mayan World with Monograms

mayanworld_linfamilypictureMy family vacation with Monograms was a wonderful way to introduce my sons—ages 4 and 6—to the fascinating culture of the Mayans in Mexico. Throughout our five day trip, we were enthralled by the archaeological ruins, pleased with our attentive service from our local guides, and happy that so many travel details were pre-arranged by Monograms, which made our vacation hassle-free.

When we arrived to the Cancun airport, our personal tour guide and chauffer greeted us. I immediately felt at ease as I learned that these two very nice gentlemen would be with us for the duration of our vacation. This is the best thing about Monograms itineraries in Central and South America: you are independently escorted throughout your entire trip.Continue reading