Best Travel Agents On The South Shore And In Cape Cod

May 4, 2013 6:00 AM

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

(Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

It is time once again to book your summer getaway. Choose your destination and leave the detailed planning to the pros. From safaris to relaxing beach resorts, these South Shore and Cape Cod-based travel agents will help you book the vacation of your dreams.

Phil Patterson of P & H Travel
150 W. Center St.
West Bridgewater, MA 02379
(508) 588-5100

Phil Patterson, owner of P & H Travel, provides all the information you need to build your perfect vacation. His comprehensive travel knowledge allows you to book a relaxing cruise, a golfing getaway or even a safari adventure. Browse the website to price out a vacation, then call the office to make sure you are getting the best deal possible. Phil and the other P & H Travel agents have also completed the Princess Academy, an online training program for the cruise industry. This extensive course has made them experts in all areas of cruising and will assure you a great vacation.

Mary Jo Gregory of Northside Travel
800 Route  6A
Dennis, MA 02638
(508) 385-4100

Mary Jo Gregory is the owner of Northside Travel and an experienced vacation guide. Mary Jo not only organizes all of the details of your dream vacation so that you can leave with peace of mind, but also acts as an advocate while you are away to assist as needed. Search the Northside Travel site by culture, leisure or adventure vacations to find the getaway that best suits you. Don’t forget to read the onsite blog, Travel Notebook, to learn about the adventures of Mary Jo and the other travelers.

Gary and Debbie Trechok of Independent Travel
69 Summer St.
Kingston, MA 02364
(781) 582-1000

Gary and Debbie Trechok, owners of Independent Travel, offer personalized service for all your adventure and exotic travel needs. They understand that each traveler has a unique perspective and use this information to exceed vacation expectations. Adventure travelers will be especially pleased with their ability to combine several activities to create an experience all of your own. They also specialize in booking destination weddings, honeymoons and wedding-moons. Be sure to stop by the Travel Tips section of the website to learn an inside perspective on travel deals.

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Bonnie Lee of Sun Catcher Travel
3 Flint Circle
East Bridgewater, MA 02333
(508) 715-4797

Bonnie Lee is an experienced travel agent with over 19 years in the industry. Her innovative ideas keep vacation suggestions fresh and exciting, and allow her to match travelers with their ideal getaway. Browse the vacations, cruises and specials on the website, or allow Bonnie to steer you in the right direction. Cruise fanatics will want to check out the cruise promotions exclusive to the site. This consists of hundreds of blocked-off cabins which allow for lower prices and extra amenities. For those not interested in cruising, book a Disney vacation, all-inclusive vacation or European tour.

Lynne Besse of The Travel Scene
2-R E. Blvd.
Onset, MA 02558
(508) 295-8282

Lynne Besse has a passion for travel that is shown in her detailed vacation planning for clients. With over 26 years of experience, her specialties include Aruba, Universal Studios, Bahamas, Grand Cayman, Costa Rica, Hawaii and Bermuda. If you are looking to spend some time in the water, be sure to view the scuba dive travel specials to book a dive adventure. This escorted trip is planned down to the last detail to provide you with a safe and exciting adventure. If you prefer to stay on land, Sandals and Beaches Resorts offer many getaway options.

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Kim Vareika is the owner of Vareika Personal Training and Yoga in Plainville. She has been in the fitness industry for over ten years, and believes that wellness is about more than just physical health. When she is not teaching, practicing, or writing, she resides in Bridgewater where she enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her nephew Caesar. Her work can be found at