AmeriCan & Worldwide Travel

01892 779900

About Us

Since its creation over eighteen years ago, AmeriCan and Worldwide Travel, along with AmeriCan Ski, has grown steadily, building its reputation on the knowledge and experience of a small and very dedicated team. We pride ourselves on our creativity in designing tailor made Summer & Ski holidays to America and Canada, as well as many other Worldwide destinations to suit our clients individual requirements. Our Staff have all travelled extensively throughout North America & the rest of the World and have detailed knowledge of many different destinations.

With an emphasis on providing a service that is both personal and flexible, we continue to strive to be a cut above the rest. In providing a unique consultation service by telephone, email or alternatively in the comfort of our welcoming offices, we offer our customers something different from the usual High Street booking experience. So whether you choose to call in for an informal chat about your travel plans, or alternatively telephone or email your requirements to us we can begin to design you an amazing holiday at an affordable price, saving you time and money.

Our bright and friendly offices located in the heart of Tunbridge Wells in Kent, are only a few minutes from the mainline railway station. We offer a convenient appointment service and limited free parking for clients calling in to our office.

Our friendly team of specialist consultants can be contacted by telephoning 01892 779900 or alternatively email info@awwt.co.uk. We will be delighted to offer advice and recommendations to ensure that we tailor-make your ideal holiday the next time you go to North America.

Sarah Punter - Manager

With over 25 years experience in the travel industry, arranging European and Worldwide holidays Sarah has also travelled far & wide. In addition to comprehensively exploring America & Canada she has also been to Australia several times and the Far East, India, Dubai, & the Caribbean.

MOST RECENT USA DESTINATION VISITED: Atlanta, Nashville, Chattanooga and The Florida Keys

FAVOURITE EUROPEAN CITY: Amsterdam

FAVOURITE NORTH AMERICAN CITY: New York

FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: Colorado, Yellowstone National Park, Montana, California and New England

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Having arrived in the dark the night before, waking up the next morning in a cabin looking over the north rim of the Grand Canyon, sleeping in a swag in the Australian Outback, climbing Uluru(Ayers Rock) and surviving, watching the sun set over beautiful Lake Vemanabad in Kerala

NEXT STOP: Vienna

Samantha Howden - Senior Travel Consultant

With over 20 years experience in the business, working for both small independent agents and a large long haul tour operator Sam has now been with the company for over 9 years.

MOST RECENT USA DESTINATION VISITED: The Great Lakes region

FAVOURITE EUROPEAN CITY: Barcelona

FAVOURITE NORTH AMERICAN CITY: San Francisco

FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: Yosemite National Park & California

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Early morning start for a wolf watching tour which set off from the dramatic mammoth hot springs in Yellowstone then spotting a brown grizzly bear up a tree! Also seeing the Old Faithful Geyser - very spectacular with the surrounding colourful paint pots.

NEXT STOP: Florida

Jenny Saxby - Travel Consultant

With many years of experience in the business, working for both small independent agents, including an African specialist, Jenny has recently become part of the AmeriCan & Worldwide Travel family.

MOST RECENT USA DESTINATION VISITED: The Deep South region (Memphis, Nashville & New Orleans)

FAVOURITE EUROPEAN CITY: Venice

FAVOURITE NORTH AMERICAN CITY: New York

FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: North & South Carolina, particularly Kill Devil Hill in North Carolina, where the Wright Brothers took their first flight.

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Unexpectedly stumbling upon a rodeo in Georgia

NEXT STOP: Alaska

Samantha King - Junior Travel Consultant

Having recently completed a degree in Tourism Management, Samantha has recently become part of the AmeriCan & Worldwide Travel family.

MOST RECENT USA DESTINATION VISITED: Los Angeles & New Mexico

FAVOURITE EUROPEAN CITY: Prague

FAVOURITE NORTH AMERICAN CITY: New York

FAVOURITE AMERICAN DESTINATION: The Deep South region and California

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS: Seeing hundreds of elephants around a waterhole in South Africa, diving at the Great Barrier Reef and seeing authentic jazz musicians play in New Orleans.

NEXT STOP: Chicago & Washington D.C.