Vision and Values

Cindy Girard, Luxury Cruise and Travel by Design, is more than a travel service; it's a collaboration where dreams, luxury, and personal preferences come together to create unique and unforgettable travel experiences. By offering supported self-directed online bookings, remote personalized consultations, and a VIP Attaché service, all with unwavering attention to every detail, Cindy Girard crafts each journey, tailored to the individual's desires and expectations. The vision is to set a new standard in luxury travel planning services, and the mission is to deliver on this promise with integrity, passion, and an unparalleled commitment to client satisfaction.


At Cindy Girard, Luxury Cruise and Travel by Design, my vision is to redefine luxury travel planning service by crafting individualized journeys that transform ordinary vacations into extraordinary life experiences. My purpose is to help you create lasting memories and fulfilling adventures that become amazing stories to share with your friends and family. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on using technology to provide personalized and convenient remote service, I aspire to transform travel design, setting a new standard in personalized service. When you think of travel planning, think of Cindy Girard, Luxury Cruise and Travel for your next extraordinary adventure.

Values Statement

  • Personalized Service: At Cindy Girard, Luxury Cruise and Travel by Design, I understand that every traveler is unique. I pride myself on crafting personalized experiences tailored to your distinct preferences and dreams. With careful attention to every detail, I strive to exceed your expectations and ensure that your travel journey is nothing short of extraordinary.
  • Commitment to Excellence: My passion for travel drives my commitment to delivering the highest standards of excellence. With over a decade of industry experience, I offer expertise and exclusive access to premier luxury brands, ensuring your travel experience is flawless and memorable.
  • Convenience Through Technology: Recognizing the importance of your time, I utilize technology to meet you at the intersection of phone, email, and text. My remote services are designed to provide you with a seamless and convenient travel planning process, accommodating your busy lifestyle.
  • Building Trust and Relationships: Trust is the cornerstone of my service. By understanding your desires, expectations, and personal preferences, I build a relationship that goes beyond mere travel arrangements. Your dreams are my priority, and I make sure that I am there for you every step of the way.
  • Sustainability and Responsibility: As a responsible travel designer, I align myself with luxury brands and partners that prioritize sustainability and ethical practices. By doing so, I ensure that your travel not only indulges your senses but also respects the world we explore.
  • Lasting Memories and Fulfilling Adventures: My purpose is to help you create lasting memories and fulfilling adventures that become amazing stories to share with your friends and family. Travel is not just about the destination; it's about the journey, the experiences, and the stories that stay with you forever. Your next extraordinary adventure awaits with Cindy Girard, Luxury Cruise and Travel by Design.

Learn more about my Luxury Cruise and Travel Planning services. 

3 Ways to Work with Cindy

No fee or limited fee* Online Vacation Planning

You prefer to book online through my website, any of the available vacation travel services, which keeps me connected to your booked arrangements, so I can send you travel documents, tips and reminder emails before you depart.

  • You have researched on your own, and have a more straightforward vacation coming up, but want to take advantage of the Expedia Cruises preferred supplier relationships, perks and amenities not typically available to the general public when booking direct.
  • Plus, you have me in your back pocket in case some questions come up, we can always chat via email or text.
  • *Airline service fee applies if you want me to book your flights.

Personalized Travel Planning and Pre-Paid Consulting Service

Have you worked closely with an expert consultant for important decisions in your life? When we need professional advice from subject matter experts, we pay for their years of experience, ongoing training and personalized service they provide through their consulting services.

Discover why you benefit from working with Cindy, a Professional Travel Designer for Luxury Cruise and Travel planning.

  • Flat fee $300, service retainer, which covers all your basic needs, including consultation, research, itinerary planning, and booking your cruise, flights, per/post hotel and ground transfers. Depending on the length and complexity of your trip we may discuss if my VIP service is the right fit for you.

Attaché Private Client Service, a travel management service by invitation only.

Attaché Private Client Service - Elevated private travel management service for indulgent travel experiences by invitation only. Personalized and authentic travel design services on distinctive voyages for VIP clients. Your ultimate travel experience journey with premier luxury brands and exclusive Expedia Cruises™ amenities, provide you an immersive travel experience with inspiration and well-being in mind. 

Learn more about this VIP service here.

This exclusive service is by invitation only, for elevated private travel planning and project management consulting services for indulgent travel experiences. 

  • VIP Attaché Private Client Service is a percentage-based gratuity for services. Invoiced at a minimum 15% gratuity applied to the total value of all products and services reserved / booked in relation to your complete itinerary and immersive travel experience. 
  • The$300 pre-paid consulting service retainer is paid up front.

 Why you benefit from working with Cindy, a Professional Travel Designer

  • Expert advice, professional consulting, project management, and service with attention to every detail
  • Preferred cruise and travel suppliers who partner with Expedia Cruises, bringing the highest value to clients through our managed partnerships
  • Access to exclusive amenities, backed by Expedia Cruises, a global powerhouse brand trusted by millions of travelers for value, expertise and service. 🎥 Watch
  • 7SEAS® Club members will save an average of 10% on select cruises from top brands with member only deals. Member Prices will vary by cruise line, ship, sailing dates, and category, and will change regularly.
  • Expedia Rewards™ loyalty points program, exclusively for Expedia customers. Earn points to use toward Expedia travel when you book a cruise with Expedia Cruises.
  • Expedia Exclusive Staterooms™ We block groups of staterooms up to 18 months in advance giving you the best staterooms at the best prices. Offering guaranteed prices on top selling ships, sailing dates and destinations. 
  • Expedia® Extras, could include a complimentary bottle of wine, onboard cash credit, pre-paid gratuities, complimentary dining in an alternative restaurant and other special gifts.