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Lisa’s Travel Guides

River Valley Ranch Resident, Lisa Vogele, is an Italophile, festival-lover, and travel-addict. As your local travel consultant, Lisa can assist you with planning a great getaway for you, your family, or group to just about anywhere. In 2016, Lisa wrote the travel reference guide “Food & Folklore, A Year of Italian festivals” that helps travelers incorporate festivals into their itinerary planning. Her second book focusing on Spanish festivals is a work in progress.

Lisa crafts Ancestral Destination Adventures through TravelYourTree.com combining her passions of genealogy research and travel consulting for a rich and rewarding journey to explore your roots. Her travel blog LisaLovesToTravel.com was created to share her love of festivals, she has been mentioned in multiple Huffington Post articles as a travel expert and written several articles for 1000traveltips.com. For information about her books or assistance with your travel plans check out: http://www.lisastravelguides.com.

Lisa can be reached at lisa@lisastravelguides.com

Follow her on Twitter @travelwithlisa.

  • Travel Agency We can help you with planning and booking the elements of a great adventure!
  • Heritage Travel Genealogy & Ancestral Travel: Whether it’s exploring the battlefields of Patriotic Ancestors, visiting an ancestral village, performing research in a foreign country or meeting relatives in distant lands, we can coordinate your trip of a lifetime!
  • Fun with Festivals Tours Relaxed, escorted, independent & small group travel on multiple-festival itineraries throughout the year; let us know if you are interested and we’ll provide more details about our tour schedule (See Below).
  • Festival Itinerary Consulting Perhaps you’ve been to Italy before and are looking for something different or already made your travel plans. You provide us with when and where you plan to travel in Italy, we’ll do the research for you and provide a list of festivals occurring during the exact time frame of your trip.
  • Custom Festival Itineraries You know approximately when and/or where in Italy you want to go, or maybe what type of festival you want to go to, but haven’t booked your trip yet; we’ll discuss your interests with you and create an itinerary for your trip to Italy, then you take it from there.
  • Personal Travel Planning For the busy person with no time for research, we’ll do the legwork and you show up for your Italian adventure.

For assistance with your festival travel needs, contact Lisa:


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