Hi! My name is John Michalski and I can't wait to work with you!

Certifications/Awards

  • Princess Cruises Alaska Expert
  • Carnival Daring Discoverer
  • Seaworld Parks Specialist
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines Expert Level
  • Magic of Mexico Specialist
  • Jamaica Travel Specialist
  • Aruba Certified Expert
  • Sandals Certified Specialist
  • RIU Hotels & Resorts Specialist
  • AMResorts Master Agent

Recent Places I've Traveled

  • Jamaica (2017)
  • Cancun (2016)
  • Riviera Maya (2016)
  • Mexican Riviera (2016)
  • Cabo San Lucas (2014)

About Me

My passion for travel started 30 years ago while living in Anchorage, Alaska. Every year I took the opportunity to travel to Hawaii and other states in the lower 48. Nothing compares to visiting a destination, seeing the local sights, and taking advantage of the different activities. One year, I had all my friends so excited about a ski trip to Heavenly Valley that the next year I put together a package for the 20 of us to ski for a week. That was the beginning of my journey to help others experience the world of travel. My travels within the United States also inspired me to extend my experiences to cruises and all-inclusive resorts.

I am continually building my knowledge and travel experience so, together with you, I can find you the ideal vacation, honeymoon, or destination wedding. Through my training and firsthand visits, I have grown my expertise of the major all-inclusive resorts and cruise lines to become a specialist in travel.


Why Work With Me

I have spent most of my adult life in sales, purchasing and finding the right product at the right price for my customers. I share that knowledge with my clients to provide you stress-free travel–whether it’s a romantic getaway or a destination wedding with 40 of your friends and family. All aspects of the trip will be planned, from the time you depart your local airport or cruise dock, until you have returned home.

As your personal Travel Agent, I will devote my time and effort to making sure you’re happy with your travel options. If you need any assistance, I’m just a phone call or email away, so you’ll receive the immediate attention you deserve.

Through LoveShack Vacations, I've made valuable working relationships with resort and cruise line personnel. If any problems should arise with your trip, it will be handled with the utmost urgency.

How I Got Started in Romance Travel

As I was touring resorts last year, I had the opportunity to see several weddings on beaches. I also saw how the resort staff would decorate rooms for honeymooners and anniversaries and I thought how cool would that be to help others have that experience.

Planning a wedding is stressful enough, but to add in a honeymoon also! With all the research and details, it can be exhausting. I will do all the research for you, find options and together we can find the perfect Destination Wedding and Honeymoon.

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As your personal Travel Agent, I'll devote time and effort to making sure you're happy with your travel options. Please check out the current promotions below! If you need any assistance, I'm just a phone call or e-mail away!

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Royal Caribbean International

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BOGO50, Kids Sail Free, Bonus, & Deck The Holidays Offer

Booking Window

November 1 – December 8, 2017

Travel Window

Sailings departing on or after December 1, 2017. Offer excludes China departures.

50% off Second Guest + Kids Sail for Less, Plus Bonus up to $100 Spend at Sea

This is not a cruise. This is a tropics trekking adventure that takes vacationing to a whole new level. Explore underwater worlds in Bermuda. Or forge your own path through Crystal Cave in Belize. And explore more with up to $100 to spend at sea on sailings booked 6+ months in advance. Bring the whole family because right now, kids sail for less.

Royal Caribbean

Royal Caribbean International is known for driving innovation at sea and has continuously redefined cruise vacationing since its launch in 1969. Each successive class of ships is an architectural marvel and pushes the envelope of what is possible on a cruise ship. Onboard, the global cruise line has debuted countless industry “firsts” – such as rock climbing, ice skating and surfing at sea – to capture the imagination of families and adventurous vacationers alike. Throughout, guests sail on exciting itineraries to some of the world’s most popular destinations and enjoy Royal Caribbean’s friendly and engaging service.

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Apple Vacations

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Apple Vacations | Affordable, quality vacations with service you can count on

Considering the same old summer vacation to the shore? Maybe it’s time to consider an Apple Vacation to a luxurious resort in Mexico or the Caribbean. Picture it: No cooking. No cleaning. No laundry. Just fun! An Apple Vacation is an unforgettable vacation for the whole family. Think of it as The Shore Without the Chores!

What about value? Think your trip to the shore is less expensive? Maybe not. What about all of those extra costs that add up once you are there? Food, entertainment, parking, beach tags, and more! With Apple Vacations, your family can spend a week lounging on sugar-white sand beaches surrounded by palm trees as far as the eye can see. And the best part…everything is included for one affordable price! PLUS – For a limited time, kids can stay, play, and eat for FREE at select resorts!

Your Apple Vacation Includes:

  • Roundtrip Airfare
  • Beautiful Beachfront Accommodations
  • Roundtrip Airport Transfers
  • All Drinks
  • All Tips
  • All Entertainment
  • All Meals

Over the past 40 + years, Apple Vacations has established strong relationships with the best hotel and airline companies, resulting in superior service and lower pricing for you. Plus, you’ll enjoy exclusive “Value Plus” offers. Contact me to find your next amazing escape with Apple Vacations.

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Carnival Cruise Line

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Autumn Chill Sale

Booking Window:

November 1, 2017 – November 30, 2017

Available on sailings through April 2019

Cabin Assignment Only

Meet Carnival Horizon

When we look for inspiration, we look to the sea and the sky. Sail with us and you’ll notice the two aren’t divided, but actually united by this one perfect line — the very same one that inspired our next ship: Carnival Horizon.

Carnival Horizon also unites… getting you together with great fun, comfort, dining and exotic destinations. And most importantly, with one another.


Carnival is The World’s Most Popular Cruise Line® with 25 ships operating 3 to 16-day voyages to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Europe, Cuba, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, New England, Bermuda, Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Our newest ship, Carnival Vista, debuted in Spring 2016, while Carnival Horizon is scheduled to enter service in 2018.

We offer a wide array of quality cruises, and pride ourselves on delivering memorable vacations to our guests. A Carnival cruise offers not only outstanding value for the money, but most importantly, fun! A “Fun Ship” cruise features day and nighttime entertainment like stage shows, musical performances, casinos and more. We make our guests feel right at home, too — think comfy stateroom accommodations, attentive service, delicious food and drink — and they enjoy the experience against the backdrop of some of the world’s most beautiful ports.

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GOGO Vacations

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EXCELLENCE GROUP LUXURY HOTELS & RESORTS

Booking Window

Now – November 30, 2017

Travel Window

 Spring & Summer 2018

Includes:

  • 4-night accommodations
  • All-Inclusive
  • Adults-Only
  • Hotel transfers

GoGo Vacations

Vacations are all about the memories created in paradise, and with the options you’ll find at GOGO Vacations, they will be memories that last a lifetime. For 65 years, GOGO Vacations has been helping people experience the vacation they deserve. Because they’ve been in business for over six decades, complimentary VIP vacation perks get passed on to you!

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Viking River Cruises

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Viking River Cruises

2018 EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT:
2-FOR-1 CRUISE PLUS UP TO FREE AIR
Offer expires November 30, 2017.
See your Travel Agent for more information.

 


From Europe to Russia, from China to Southeast Asia, we offer cruises that allow you to fully experience the wonders of each region. Discover the Far East with a fascinating cruisetour along the Yangtze, Mekong or Irrawaddy Rivers. Take in the European countryside along the Danube, Rhine, Seine, Elbe or Douro. Our river cruises are a great way to explore new places or see a new side of a familiar destination. And a river cruise offers unrivaled convenience – unpack once in your deluxe stateroom, relax and enjoy everything the journey has to offer. State-of-the-art ships, comfortable accommodations, regional cuisine, daily guided shore excursions, and exemplary service all add up to an unforgettable journey at an incredible value.

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