The Joy of the Season

As we celebrate the holiday season this year, we are reminded of the power of joy. The joy of laughter. The joy of a great talk with a friend. The joy of completing a task together as a team. The joy of meaningful new experiences. The joy of holiday wonder on the faces of children. The joy that travel brings. It’s why we do what we do. Bringing joy to our clients through shared experiences with the ones they love in incredible destinations means the world to us. The difficulties in the travel industry may have been numerous, and at…
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We Are Grateful for You

“Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity…it makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” Melodie Beattie, American author As 2020 draws to a close and we reflect upon the challenges we have experienced these past months, we also acknowledge the gratitude within us and find peace in the daily joys we feel in serving our loyal clients in an industry we are passionate about. We are thankful for you. We are grateful for you. We have always treasured your…
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ROAM Magazine: Fall Issue Available!

The fall issue of ROAM Magazine is now available! Celebrating a love of travel, ROAM Magazine features articles and activities to inspire your passion for exploring the world. In this edition: Why Use a Travel Advisor in the Time of Covid-19? Reading Recommendations from Around the USA Bucket List Travel Destinations and Curating Your Bucket List The Mental Benefits of Travel Quiz: What Type of Traveler Are You? … and more! Happy reading!

Introducing ROAM Magazine

It’s writing “vacation” on the calendar and excitedly counting down the days until travel. It’s the flutter of butterflies in your stomach as the plane taxis toward the runway. It’s waking up to sunshine and bird calls and hearing waves lap the shoreline. It’s having time to stretch, breathe, and relax with the people you love most. When we think about traveling again, we feel excited. When we think about treasured memories from past trips, we smile. We dream about our next adventures around the world. If you’re longing to travel like we are, we’d like to introduce you to…
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We Are Here For You.

Travel advisors are advocates, and each member of our team here at Encompass the World and Westlake Travel is here for you, our treasured clients, during this time of uncertainty. We understand you may be worried about the next steps for your upcoming vacation. One of the reasons people trust travel agents to book their trips is because, in times like these, we are your advocates and will work carefully to handle an unpredictable situation. We genuinely care about you and your vacation plans, and we want to help as much as we can. How we are helping you: Please…
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