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Madalena Edwards-Ponte Vedra Beach,FL

Certified Travel Consultant (CTC)

I have been a Travel Consultant for more than 36 years. I specialize in customized luxury international travel as well as in cruises, hotels and tours. My attention to detail and excellent relationship with my clients ensures that their trips from beginning to end are enjoyable and memorable.

I was born in Portugal and immigrated to the USA as a baby.  I am fluent in 2 languages, English and European Portuguese.  I consider myself to be a world traveler with numerous visits to Europe, Orient, Canada, South and Central America.

Adventure travels that I both enjoy planning for clients as well as had experienced myself are Scuba Diving, Ballooning, Heli hiking on glaciers, Zip lining through jungles, Hiking over the Alps, Safaris, etc.  Luxury Travels that I both enjoy planning as well as had experienced myself are Cruises, Luxury train trips, Luxury Hotels, Spa & Wellness trips, Villa Rentals, etc.

Throughout my long career in the travel industry, I have taken numerous travel certification courses as well as educational trips around the world to further my knowledge as a Cruise & Travel Expert.

My Professional Designation is a CTC (Certified Travel Consultant).


Destination Expert:

  • Antarctica
  • Australia & New Zealand
  • Worldwide
  • East and Southeast Asia
  • Europe

Travel Specialist:

  • Luxury
  • Cruises
  • Independent Travel
  • Escorted Tours
  • Animals & Wildlife

Top Travel Partners:

  • Tauck
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Crystal Cruises
  • AmaWaterways
  • Globus


  • CTC
  • CTC Professional Designation
  • Tauck Academy Certified Agent
  • Uniworld Grand River Cruise Specialist
  • American Society of Travel Agents Certification
  • IATAN Member, NACTA Member

Languages I Speak:

  • English
  • Portuguese

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