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  • Why Use Dream Destinations To Plan Next Trip

    Your Journey Begins Here

  • Why Use a Travel Consultant?

    A Certified travel consultant can get you the best value for your money.

    Price does not equal Value!

    We search for value for our clients & will always do what is best for them, not us!

  • Why Not Just use the Internet?

    Internet is just an Order TakerCan not match you with the Correct Trip!

    There are too many options availablehow do you know it is the right one for you?

    A lot of false reviews on the internetwhat is the true story?

    We do not usually charge a feeWhy not get the advice of a professional for FREE?

  • How Do You Decide on Which Travel Consultant to Use?

    We believe you should use 6 Criteria. They are:

    1) Experiencehow long in the industry?

    2) Certified?

    3) Knowledge of the Industry

    4) First Hand Knowledge Have they been where you want to go?

    5) Member of a Professional Organization?

    6) Trustwill they do the best for you?

  • Experience

    We have been in business for 19 years In 2014 we planned 45 trips for 97 people We have developed very good working

    relationships with our vendors to insure we deliver the right trip for our clients.

    We are members of CLIAthe Cruise Line International Associationthe worlds largest cruise line association.

    We are members of OSSN-the Outside Sales Support Networka great professional organization.

  • Anne Schrader

    Certified Travel Counselor (CTC) & Accredited Cruise Counselor (ACC)

    Destination Specialist Western Europe

    86 U of Houston grad in hotel & restaurant management

    Earned over 20 specialty designations from individual travel vendors

  • Hank Schrader

    West Point 71, MS U. of Washington, MBA Long Island U

    Accredited Cruise Counselor (ACC) Destination Specialist Western Europe Visited 74 countriesEurope at least 10 times Retired HS World Geography & AP Human

    Geography Teacher

  • We Travel & Cruise Often & Want to Help You Have Many Great Vacations!

    Crom Castle Northern Ireland

    St. PatricksParade SligoIreland

    Library of Celsus Ephesus Turkey

    On the Celebrity Equinox

    Acropolis Athens Greece

  • What We Do

    We are the leisure travel experts

    We specialize in cruises, European River Cruises & travel to Europe

    We organize several themed group travel experiences each year

    We can help you with incentive travel

    We can help you in fund raising

    We can help you find special discounted rates

  • What we sold in 2014

    % of Sales

    OceanCruise

    Tours/Land

    RiverCruises

    Ocean Cruises 70%

    Tours/Land 23%

    River Cruises 7%

  • We have written 48 European Destination Guides

    We have personally visited 40 of the 48 Citiesmost with several days visits

    Our Guides provide a quick, portable summary of best sights & things to do, transportation trips & possible day trips

  • Hank has visited 35 European Countries

    Countries

  • European Cruise Photos

    Photo Anne Schraderwww.dreamdestinations.com

    Rhine River Castle Germany

    Fira, Santorini GreeceOld Town Tallinn Estonia

    Sampson Fountain, Peterhof St. Petersburg Russia

  • Cool EuropeanPlaces!

    St. Peters Square Vatican City

    Prague Castle Hill Prague Czech Rep.

    Lake Bled Slovenia

    Hagia Sophia Istanbul Turkey

    Wine TavernRudesheimGermany

  • Awesome Castles

    Warwick Castle Warwick EnglandCochem Castle Cochem Germany

    Conwy Castle Conwy Wales

    Bled CastleLake BledSlovenia

  • Imperial Palaces

    Hall of Mirrors Versailles PalaceVersailles France

    Blenheim Palace, Woodstock,Oxfordshire England

    The Hermitage, Winter Palace of the Russian Emperors St. Petersburg Russia now an art museum

  • World Famous Monuments

  • We lead toursour D Day 70th

    Anniversary Tour

  • The Longues-Sur-Mer Coastal Artillery Gun Battery Normandy France

    Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    Omaha Beach Statue Normandy France June 5, 2014

  • Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    Our D Day Tour Group prior to visiting Churchill War Rooms, London England

  • We are Marching in the parade(carrying my Dads Photo)

    Photo Ann Mannle

  • Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    American Cemetery Normandy France June 7, 20149,387 who gave their lives to free Europe

  • We cruise a Lot!

  • HBC Carnival Triumph Feb 2014

  • Some Ocean Cruise Ships we have been on

    Caribbean Princess

    Azamara Quest

    NCL Getaway

    Celebrity Reflection

  • We are River Cruise Experts!

    We have been on 8 River Cruises

  • Some River Cruises We have Been on!

    Route/River

    Rhone/Douro

    RhineWaal Loop

    Middle Rhine/Mosel

    Upper Danube

    Lower Danube

    Why Go on this Cruise?

    Best for Wine lovers/single country

    Tulip time March/April, Netherlands/Belgium

    Castles/Scenery/half timbered villages

    4 countries

    Eastern Europe

  • Rhone Trip Map

  • Historic sights

    Les Baux de Provence Battering Ram

    Roman Amphitheater Arles France

    Town Walls Avignon France

    Popes Palace Avignon France

  • Wine Cruise

    Wine Tasting Tournon France

    Lyon France

    Vienne France Roman Temple

    Grignan France

  • Tulip Time Cruise

  • Sights

    Amsterdam Canals, Netherlands

    Town Hall Antwerp BelgiumGiant Frites, Antwerp Belgium

  • Northern Europe

    Windmill Netherlands

    Ghent Canals, Ghent Belgium

    Keukenhof Gardens Netherlands

  • Middle Rhine/Mosel Trip Map

  • Cool Towns

    Town Hall Bamburg GermanyResidenz Palace Wurzburg Germany

    Rudesheim Germany Wine StubbeMiltenberg Germany

  • Castles

    Marksburg Castle, Germany

    Rheinstein Castle, Rhine River Castles

    Reichburg Castle Cochem Germany

    Pfatzgrafenstein Toll Station, Germany

  • Upper Danube Trip Map

  • Capital Cities

    Budapest Hungary Bratislava, Slovakia

    Schonbrunn Palce, Vienna, Austria

  • Wachau Valley & Danube

    Dunstein Austria

    Melk Abby, Melk Austria Regensburg Germany

    Schonbuhl Castle, Austria

  • Black Sea Voyagethe lower Danube

  • Mighty Fortresses

    Belogradchik Fortress

    Baba Vida Fortress

    Kalemegdan Fortress Petrovaradin Fortress

  • Bucharest Romania

    Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    Open Air MuseumRustic homes reassembled

    Vlad Tepes in the Lipscani district, Palace of the Parliament

    Photo Anne Schraderwww.dreamdestinations.com

  • Belgrade Serbia

    St Sava Cathedral

    Parliament

  • Stunning River Scenes

    The Iron Gates

    Photo Anne Schrader www.dreamdestinations.com

    Photo Anne Schraderwww.dreamdestinations.com

    Photo Anne Schraderwww.dreamdestinations.com

  • Why You Should Use Us #1

    #1 ReasonIt costs you nothing for us to plan your travel!

    19 years experiencewe are true professionals

    We help you avoid the hassle & get the best value for your dollar--saves time & money

    We will help you protect your travel investment

    We can help you avoid problems & help you resolve travel problemsbook it yourself & you are on your own

  • Why You Should Use Us #2

    We will research & advise you on the best possible trip

    We are honest, hard working with one goalto serve youwe will do what is best for you, not us

    We are small enough to give you personalized service, but big enough & experienced enough to get you the right trip

  • Whats Happening for 2015?

    Already sold 15 European River Cruises of our goal to sell 20our best value vacation.

    3-4 European Land Packages in the works

    4 Ocean Cruises sold.

    We are on track to have better year than 2014 our best year ever!

  • So How do you get hold of us?

  • www.dreamdestinations.com

  • How to Contact or Find Us6 Ways!

  • Send Us Your Travel RequestAn On-line Way to Dream Destinations!

  • www.pinterest.com/visitdd

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  • Let Us Plan your next vacation!Call Hank (713-397-0188) or

    Anne (832-244-0215)

  • Dream DestinationsYour Journey Begins Here!

    We want to be your travel consultants! Please contact us at: aschrader@dreamdestinations.com or hschrader@dreamdestinations.com or Call us at: 832-244-0215 (Anne cell); 713-397-0188 (Hank

    Cell) or 713-436-5287 Or visit at www.dreamdestinations.com www.pinterest.com/visitdd or www.facebook.com/visitdreamdestinations

    mailto:aschrader@dreamdestinations.commailto:hschrader@dreamdestinations.comhttp://www.dreamdestinations.com/http://www.pinterest.com/visitddhttp://www.facebook.com/visitdreamdestinations
  • Remember

    Savor Life

    Make Memories

    Visit Dream Destinations..

    Your Journey Begins Here!