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Taylor Elite Travel

A World of Endless Travel Possibilities

Taylor Elite Travel: Welcome

Travel Advisors Do It Better

Let us show you the world! At the core of our company we believe in creating close ties with each of our customers to best understand their travel preferences. Planning a trip has never been easier. Give us a call at (888)851-9492 and start planning for your next adventure today!

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Taylor Elite Travel: About

Incredible Destinations at Your Fingertips


We strive to design unique experiences that will give an exceptional vacation. With destination experts in more than 145 countries around the world, we are well connected to help ensure you have a seamless journey.

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As a an affiliate of Direct Travel Luxe, a Virtuoso Member agency, and more than 20 years in the industry as top performers in the North American cruise market, we have special agreements with more than 30 ocean, river, expedition, barges, yachts, and specialty cruise lines to serve the needs of our travelers. Most of our cruise partners provide exclusive amenities and price benefits that are not available to our competitors. From the Galapagos, Petra, the Amazon, the Great Barrier Reef, to renting your own private yacht, we know how to curate a memorable cruise vacation.


As a an affiliate of Direct Travel Luxe, a Virtuoso Member agency, we can secure exclusive amenities such as room upgrade at the time of booking or upon arrival, daily breakfast for two, food & beverage credits, early check-in/late checkout, complimentary spa treatment credits, and exclusive experiences at the top hotels, resorts, and villas around the world. These amenities vary by property, however, we always have something to enhance your stay at these incredible iconic properties.

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Land Tours

We have partnerships with more than 160 on-sites around the world, who are true experts in their destinations, to custom-design your trip. What you get: insider access to destinations and experiences curated exactly to your wants and desires. We also partner with the top escorted tour operators if a group tour is your preference.

Air, Insurance & Car Rental

With more than 95 contracts on 65 airlines, plus private jet, car rental and travel insurance benefits, our Direct Travel Luxe, Virtuoso Member partnership provides premium value to our clients with ease of planning, and cost savings that are unrivaled in the marketplace. Call or email us for details, or click the button below to read more.

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Our Services

We are a full service, customer-centric, Travel Agency affiliated with Direct Travel's DT Luxe division, a proud Virtuoso member agency. We pride ourselves on designing trips that will give a lifetime of memories. We make every effort to get to know our clients so that we can understand their travel needs and desires. After all, not all travelers have the same preferences when it comes to planning a vacation. At Taylor Elite Travel, we plan along with you, offering our professional experience and knowledge needed to plan your ultimate trip. It's as easy as picking up the phone, giving us a call, and we’ll take care of the rest.

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Comprehensive Trip Planning

Planning any type of travel can be overwhelming, which is why it’s beneficial to have an experienced professional by your side. Through our service, you can count on us to guide you in every step of the process until you are back home and ready to start planning again.

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Who We Are

Taylor Elite Travel: Our Agents
Jesse Taylor

Jesse Taylor

Cruise Specialist & Travel Designer

My family always traveled, and that desire to travel and explore has always stuck with me. During my college tenure, I was fortunate to start a job with a major cruise line in South Florida over 25-years ago. My passion for travel exploded, and I never looked back.

After learning the cruise side of the industry working with some of the best mentors at the largest cruise company in the world, I decided I wanted to venture out and focus on more than just one company working as travel advisor. I was given this opportunity to join a very large cruise-focused agency as an American Express Travel Services Representative for over 8-years catering to Platinum and Centurion customers as a top performing advisor.

After my tenure as an American Express Travel Services Representative, we were invited to the Virtuoso network where I worked as a top advisor, and also managed a Virtuoso branch agency with a large sales team and staff, for over a decade. This experience, along with a high attention to detail, and a true desire to give my clients an unforgettable experience that will stay with them for a lifetime, is what have lead to my success in the industry. I had the honor of making it into the top 1% of Virtuoso Advisors as a Virtuoso Cruise Icon since inception of the program in 2019, and have been named by Conde Nast as a Cruise Specialist for the past 3-years. 

I handle all premium and luxury leisure travel. I specialize in river cruises, ocean cruises, expedition cruises, land tours, and building customized trips for single travelers up to large groups. I also handle family travel; we have three boys, and travel frequently, so we understand the logistics with making a family vacation seamless.

My goal is to keep you coming back, and hopefully bragging to your friends and family. 

Julie Taylor

Julie Boulanger Taylor

Cruise Specialist & Travel Designer

My career in the travel industry started with my family traveling through Canada and the United States as a little girl, and the travel bug stayed.  Being an enthusiast of traveling, I received a degree in Tourism at the College April-Fortier, which is an important institution in Quebec’s travel industry. From there I decided to work on cruise ships and travel the world. After working on ships traveling to the Caribbean, Alaska, Canada/New England and Europe, I decided to continue in the industry and work as a travel advisor and share the experience of travel to my clients.

With over 20-years of experience as a travel advisor, and many more working onboard with various cruise lines, I specialize in ocean cruises, river cruises, expedition cruises, and land tours. I work with couples to multi-generational groups, and all clients in between, to help build experiences that will last a lifetime. 

With my travel experience, I love advising my clients on what to see and do, where to eat, and what to try. I am here to make sure your journey is an adventure from the day you leave your home until the day you come back. 

Whatever you need, we can help. Call us today to start planning your next journey.

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Contact Us

At Taylor Elite Travel, the sky’s the limit in terms of creating your next travel itinerary. Our knowledgeable and experienced advisors are waiting to plan every last detail of your upcoming trip, so all that’s left for you is to enjoy it. We work Monday-Friday from 9am-6pm (EST), and Saturday or Sunday by appointment. If outside of our working hours, you are invited to fill out the form and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible. Travel planning never stops for those passionate about their work.

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