Condé Nast Traveler Reveals Luxury Travel Company Absolute Travel’s Leslie Overton Named to Condé Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialist List for Family Travel for 9th Year

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Condé Nast Traveler names luxury travel company Absolute Travel’s Leslie Overton to their highly competitive Condé Nast Traveler Travel Specialist list for family travel, the ninth year she’s been named to the list which represents the best travel advisers in the travel industry.

Leslie Overton

Leslie Overton

Exploring the world opens up doors for our children...Having kids who are comfortable in different environments and who have empathy for people is very important to me...

Considered a revered authority on travel with kids, Overton’s credentials as a family travel expert come from over 25 family adventures, almost three decades in the travel industry giving her connections to arrange rare family travel experiences not available to the general public, her ability to demystify worst-case family travel scenarios, her creativity to recommend thoughtful and inspiring family travel itineraries, and her savviness in handling complex family journeys.

Her commitment to family travel supports why she’s been chosen to this competitive list, which only a fraction of the best travel planners hope to receive. Her family adventures include climbing giant sand dunes in Chile’s Atacama Desert, watching her kids’ classes come alive as they walk amongst Cambodia’s ancient temple complex of Angkor Wat and attempting to scale skyscrapers in Dubai. “Exploring the world opens up doors for our children. We are living in a global village, and the world gets smaller every day as our interdependence grows. Having kids who are comfortable in different environments and who have empathy for people is very important to me,” she explains.

Overton prioritizes traveling with her family of five in order to have a nuanced understanding of what traveling with children involves so she can make personalized recommendations for her clients and create highly experiential family journeys all around the world. She plans trips for curious, discerning family travelers seeking a highly personalized luxury travel experience. Her extensive repeat and referral clients is credited to her creative family travel itineraries that engage the kids, her firsthand-destination knowledge, and the chance to speak to someone who understands the anxiety surrounding traveling internationally with the kids.

The Conde Nast Traveler Top Travel Specialist list was officially announced on November 22nd.

Absolute Travel’s team of trusted, passionate travel specialists create private journeys to Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America, Antarctica, North America, the Middle East and the South Pacific. Their firsthand knowledge, creativity and personal connections allow them to design trips filled with insider experiences, unsurpassed service, and on-the-ground spontaneity travelers can’t find elsewhere. In addition to creating life-changing trips, Absolute Travel is committed to protecting the world’s wild places and the creatures and traditions that make it worth exploring through their philanthropic arm, Absolute Awareness.

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