After 25 years of being a travel professional, Ginny Mariano continues to build one incredible vacation after another for her highly valued clients. Ginny's expertise lends well to her clients for customized travel arrangement due to her worldwide connections, and close friends she has made through the years of being a travel advisor. Ginny arranges corporate travel itineraries, group travel, meetings, and vacation travel.
Ginny has always been in the travel industry. In the beginning, she worked with a wholesale tour operator as a reservation agent. She then worked with Adventure Tours, Uniglobe and American Express before opening her own travel agency in 2003, Avanti World Travel, Inc. She partnered with Andavo Travel as an affiliate agency in 2006. This partnership allows Ginny to offer her clients more value for the dollar with hotel amenity offers, onboard ship credits, upgrades and specials on air due to Andavo's membership in Virtuoso.
Ginny's favorite travel destination is Europe for the culture, and the wonderful art and history that it offers. She has traveled extensively throughout Italy, France, Belgium, Spain, Morocco, the United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, Venezuela, Ireland, the Caribbean, Mexico, East Africa, Israel, Egypt, Turkey, South and Central America and has taken many cruises throughout her career. Ginny is currently a travel specialist for Italy, the South Pacific, spa, and group travel, plus has earned her Accredited Cruise Counselor certificate from The Travel Institute. Ginny resides in Denver, Colorado in the summer months and Naples, Florida in the winter. She enjoys hiking, tennis, yoga and Pilates and is an active board member of GTM, Andavo Advisory Board and volunteers for several nonprofit organizations.