Macie Strum

Philadelphia, PA

European and Destination Travel Agent Expert

With such a passion for travel and a history and extensive knowledge in trip planning, I am a pro at finding affordable accommodations and engaging activities that are sure to make any trip special and memorable. I believe I can offer a fresh new approach and provide out-of-the-box ideas to spice up any vacation or getaway. To me, travel is an essential part of life, as it gives you the chance to see the world through another culture's eyes and experience things you never knew you could do, as well as discovering delicious cuisines different than what you may be used to! Travel has given me a new perspective on life, and allowed me to step out of my comfort zone more than once, and I believe everyone deserves escapades like this! As a travel agent, it means a great deal to me to help others see the world the way I do and have them gain a deep appreciation for the planet we call home. With travel, the possibilities are endless and everyone deserves amazing ways to experience them.

My Travel Specialties

Cruise Travel Agent Specialist

There are so many different places to see in the world, and so many you can do by boat! Whether you are looking for a relaxing time on a beach or a busy day in a city, I can help you find ocean, sea, and river cruises that you'll be talking about for years to come! Sail to the Caribbean, Bermuda,...
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Corporate and Business Travel Agent Expert

Looking to book large events for your business or just need to travel for work? Look no further! I have specialties in locations around the US like New York City, Philadelphia, Florida, and even in Europe, such as the UK, Germany, Northern Europe, and France and have helped book several business-related...
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European River Cruise Travel Agent Expert

Explore various European cities in a brand new way on a river cruise! Have an extended stay on a luxury cruise ship complete with fine restaurants and a comfortable stay, and tour cities like Prague, Budapest, and Berlin during the day as you become immersed in the local culture and cuisine. A truly...
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Azores Travel Agent Expert

Made up of 9 volcanic islands, the Azores is an autonomous region of Portugal that is nowhere short of beautiful sites and things to do. There is Pico, an island with volcanic soil perfect for cultivating grapes for wine; Sao Jose, known for its fantastic cheese and dairy products; and also Sao Miguel,...
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Blue and Green Lakes, Sao Miguel

Spain Travel Agent Destination Expert

 Spain is a great place for anyone for visit due to its diverse cities, delicious food, and friendly people. It possesses a long, fascinating history as well as rich appreciation for the fine arts and design, with artists such as Salvador Dalí and Pable Picasso hailing from the country. Spain also...
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France Travel Agent Expert

If you're looking to go to a country abundant in culture, history, wine, and general things to do then you should consider a visit to France! Spend a romantic evening in Paris under the Eiffel tower, which sparkles for 5 minutes every hour on the hour, or go boating on the French Riviera. Participate...
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Northern European Destination Travel Agent Expert

Northern Europe is comprised of 5 countries that all often rank extremely high on the list for the world's happiest countries (within the top 7). With that being said, they are all worth a visit! Known for the unique style of Scandinavian design with the Danish 'Hygge' being one in particular, you...
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Greece Destination Travel Agent Expert

Made up of more than 2000 islands on the eastern Mediterranean, Greece is an incredible country rich with history and culture alike, as well as beautiful weather and sprawling beaches with clear blue water. If you're a fan of ancient history or just looking for a new place to relax on the beach, Greece...
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Colorado Travel Agent Expert

Looking to get up close and personal with nature? Then Colorado is the place for you! The Centennial State is known for its high peaks and gorgeous scenery, making it the perfect state to experience nature in a whole new way. Ski towns such as Vail, Breckenridge, and Aspen attract visitors from all...
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Florida Travel Agent Expert

If you go to Florida, you certainly would be regretful if you did not visit a beach. After all, who does not think about Florida and does not add beach activities to their list of pursuits? As your Florida beaches travel agent professional, I can direct you to the best all-inclusive beach resorts...
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New York City Travel Agent Expert

If you're trying to make an excursion to the city that never sleeps, look no further! I grew up less than an hour away from New York City and have spent ample amounts of time there, I am here to help you plan an amazing excursion in the Big Apple. Because I've been going in since I was little, I can...
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Rome Travel Agent Expert

Rome is a home away from home for me! After getting to call it home for 9 months, I would love nothing more than to share my travel expertise with you! Of course there are all the classic must-see sites like the Colosseum, Saint Peter's Basilica, the Pantheon and SOOOOO much more, but there is also...
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Netherlands Travel Agent Expert

Amsterdam always conjures up images of windmills, one of the unique features about this wonderful European city. As a travel agent specialist for Amsterdam, I am always excited about booking holidays to this one-of-a-kind European destination. The capital in the Netherlands is known for its canal...
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Pennsylvania Travel Agent Expert

Independence flies high here in the City of Brotherly Love. Often called the Birthplace of America, Philadelphia offers many cultural and historical sites that aided in the foundation of the United States of America. Both the Declaration of Independence and Constitution where signed here, so show...
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Italy Destination Travel Agent Expert

I am thrilled to be your Italy travel agent expert, as I was fortunate enough to live here for nine months and learn the language of the locals. I love to share my amazing experiences here with anyone who will listen and suggest plenty of fun things to do and breathtaking places to visit. During my...
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Culinary and Food Travel Agent Expert for Europe

I have a true passion for traveling and anything food-related. I've had the travel bug ever since. I have planned several trips by myself for friends and family and have been to more than 15 countries, with a particular love for Europe. In March 2021, I moved to Rome, Italy to work as an au pair, which...
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My Travel Albums

Tower Bridge
Sunset from my Airbnb
Northern Europe
Cloudy day in Denmark!
Double Rainbow View from my Airbnb in Bellagio

My Reviews

4 of 5 people found this review helpful
Amazing Trip
Macie helped us plan an awesome trip to Rome and Florence this past summer. She is really familiar with Rome and gave us some amazing suggestions for restaurants and non-touristy things to do. I would recommend her to anyone looking to travel to Italy.
By  Charlie T  from  Philadelphia, PA
Traveled to  Italy ~ Europe
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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1 of 1 people found this review helpful
Thank you!
We had a really wonderful trip and couldn't have done it without Macie's help.
By  Dan  from  Springfield, NJ
Traveled to  Italy ~ Europe
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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4 of 7 people found this review helpful
Amazing Trip!
Macie was great to work with! She helped us plan our Honeymoon in Paris and St. Tropez from beginning to end and was with us every step of the way! Super knowledgable and friendly!
By  Rebecca C  from  Media, PA
Traveled to  France ~ Europe
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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1 of 2 people found this review helpful
Very Helpful
I didn't know where to start booking my trip to Amsterdam so I was grateful for Macie's help and we had a really great time and even used some of the suggestions she gave us
By  Laura   from  King of Prussia, PA
Traveled to  Amsterdam ~ Netherlands ~ Europe
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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4 of 8 people found this review helpful
A vacation I will never forget!
Macie, Hi! Huge thank you for planning and organizing an amazing 3 week vacation in Italy! I was overwhelmed by the thought of planning 3 weeks throughout Italy but Macie took the stress away and created a wonderful itinerary. She booked all accommodations ensuring the best locations while providing an extensive list of restaurant recommendations for a taste of local cuisines. Extremely professional and knowledgeable Macie listened to my interests and put together a list of museums and excursions I would enjoy. From making fresh pasta on a Tuscan vineyard to boating around the Amalfi coast with a local family as our tour guide, all expectations were exceeded! A vacation I will never forget!

By  Erica S  from  New York, NY
Traveled to  Italy ~ Europe
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Destination Expert:

  • On the River
  • Finland
  • France
  • Italy
  • Florida
  • Athens
  • Rome
  • Amsterdam
  • Azores
  • Barcelona
  • Breckenridge
  • New York City
  • Philadelphia
  • Denmark
  • New York
  • Pennsylvania
  • Danube
  • Paris
  • Mykonos
  • Holland
  • Ponta Delgada (Azores)
  • Madrid
  • Denver
  • Miami
  • Norway
  • Spain
  • Rhone River
  • Nice
  • Santorini
  • Amalfi
  • Chianti
  • Venice
  • Haarlem
  • Pico Island
  • Balearic Islands
  • Aspen
  • Orlando
  • Queens
  • Lancaster
  • Greece
  • Sweden
  • Rhine River
  • Saint-Tropez
  • Livorno
  • Positano
  • Maastricht
  • Flores
  • Valencia
  • Colorado Springs
  • Naples
  • New York (Kennedy)
  • Hershey
  • Europe
  • Germany
  • Switzerland
  • Seine River
  • Provence
  • Naxos
  • Capri
  • Siena
  • Utrecht
  • Graciosa Island
  • Seville
  • Stockholm
  • Boulder
  • Jacksonville
  • New York (La Guardia)
  • King of Prussia

Travel Specialist:

  • Beach Vacations
  • Business Travel
  • Couples & Romance
  • Cruises
  • Culinary & Foodie
  • Entertainment
  • European Culture
  • Food & Wine
  • Historical Sites
  • Museums
  • Outdoor Activities & Sports
  • River Cruises
  • Sustainable Travel
  • Arts & Culture
  • Christmas Markets
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Family Vacations
  • Groups
  • Heritage
  • Honeymoons
  • Luxury Cruises
  • Nature
  • Disney Vacations
  • International Business Travel Specialist
  • Nightlife
  • Skiing & Winter Sports
  • Bachelorette Parties & Girlfriend Getaways
  • Global Travel
  • Gluten-Free
  • Luxury
  • Small Ship Cruises
  • World Cruises
  • Adventure
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Meetings & Incentives
  • National Parks
  • Theme Parks

Languages I Speak:

  • English
  • Italian

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