Since its creation over eighteen years ago, AmeriCan and Worldwide Travel, along with AmeriCan Ski, has grown steadily, building its reputation on the knowledge and experience of a small and very dedicated team. We pride ourselves on our creativity in designing tailor made Summer & Ski holidays to America and Canada, as well as many other Worldwide destinations to suit our clients individual requirements. Our Staff have all travelled extensively throughout North America & the rest of the World and have detailed knowledge of many different destinations.
With an emphasis on providing a service that is both personal and flexible, we continue to strive to be a cut above the rest. In providing a unique consultation service by telephone, email or alternatively in the comfort of our welcoming offices, we offer our customers something different from the usual High Street booking experience. So whether you choose to call in for an informal chat about your travel plans, or alternatively telephone or email your requirements to us we can begin to design you an amazing holiday at an affordable price, saving you time and money.
Our bright and friendly offices located in the heart of Tunbridge Wells in Kent, are only a few minutes from the mainline railway station. We offer a convenient appointment service and limited free parking for clients calling in to our office.
Jenny Saxby (Senior Travel Consultant)
With many years of experience in the business, working for small independent operators, Jenny is our resident ski specialist as well as being an integral part of the AmeriCan & Worldwide Travel family.
MOST RECENT NORTH AMERICAN DESTINATION: Arizona & Utah.
FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: Colorado.
FAVOURITE CANADIAN DESTINATION: Montreal & Big White Ski Resort.
FAVOURITE WORLDWIDE DESTINATION: Botswana & India.
HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Unexpectedly stumbling upon a rodeo in Georgia, sand-boarding in Utah, taking a helicopter flight around the Crazy Horse Monument in South Dakota and attending an impromptu outdoor concert in Central Park.
NEXT STOP: Alaska.
Kate Smith (Senior Travel Consultant)
Having been in the tourism industry for over fourteen years, Kate has worked as both a travel agent and tour operator and is always keen to widen her knowledge by travelling as much as possible.
MOST RECENT NORTH AMERICAN DESTINATION: Memphis, Arkansas & Atlanta.
FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: Alaska.
FAVOURITE CANADIAN DESTINATION: Vancouver.
FAVOURITE WORLDWIDE DESTINATION: Jamaica, the Seychelles & Barbados.
HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Bear-watching in Denali National Park, going whale-watching from Seward, Alaska and kayaking in Morro Bay, California.
NEXT STOP: Hawaii.
Samantha Howden (Senior Travel Consultant)
With over twenty years’ experience in the business, working for both small independent agents and large long haul tour operators, Sam has now been with the company for over thirteen years.
MOST RECENT NORTH AMERICAN DESTINATION: California.
FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: Yellowstone & Yosemite National Parks.
FAVOURITE CANADIAN DESTINATION: Jasper National Park.
FAVOURITE WORLDWIDE DESTINATION: Australia & the Great Barrier Reef.
HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Cycling over the Golden Gate Bridge, hiking up the side of a waterfall in Yosemite and going wolf watching from the dramatic mammoth hot springs in Yellowstone and spotting a brown grizzly bear up a tree.
NEXT STOP: New York & Boston.
Samantha King (Travel Consultant)
After completing a degree in Tourism Management and with a keen passion for America as a destination, Samantha has now been working with AmeriCan & Worldwide Travel for over three years.
MOST RECENT NORTH AMERICAN DESTINATION: Oregon.
FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: New York & Portland, Oregon.
FAVOURITE CANADIAN DESTINATION: Toronto.
FAVOURITE WORLDWIDE DESTINATION: South Africa and the East Coast of Australia.
HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Seeing authentic jazz musicians play in the streets of New Orleans, getting close enough to touch Niagara Falls and seeing the balloon’s take flight at the Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.
NEXT STOP: The Canadian Rockies.