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Ladyslipper Travel has become our "go-to" planner simply because with a travel plan that [Rollie] will put together for you down to the details that you could easily forget are a small part of what she does. She will always get back to you in a very timely manner. Travel planning is what she does and is very, very good at it… have a stress free plan! Thanks again, Rollie, for another upcoming travel plan. Great job!
-Rick and Jeanie ,Nevis MN

"Just returned from an almost three-week trip to France and England with my granddaughter. Rollie made our journey absolutely stress free! From arranging flights so I could easily connect with my granddaughter who lives in another state so we could fly together, to perfectly situated hotel rooms for our rail connections and sightseeing, everything was beyond expectations. In particular her suggestion of the charmingly authentic Hotel Esmeralda in Paris with Notre Dame just outside our window, was the perfect pick for us. Since I like to walk (my granddaughter loved the bike rentals), this location put us in the middle of everything -- especially to enjoy Rick Steves' Paris walking tours. The coziness of the hotel provided wonderful opportunities to meet interesting fellow travelers. Cannot recommend Ladyslipper Travel enough. Thank you Rollie for helping us to enjoy a trip of a lifetime! (I've got six more grandkids -- I'll be calling you again!)"
- HM, Walker MN 2015
"Thank you!! Absolutely exceeded expectations! Hope you will send us on another adventure. Your attention to detail and appreciation for both your travelers and guides made this a trip to remember."
-J.R. Walker, MN Costa Rica 2015
"We have traveled on 4 bike and barge trips sponsored by Rollie Haugen at Ladyslipper Travel. We have found her organization, attention to detail and care and concern for all group members to be outstanding. All of our travel arranged through her and with her rates 5 stars. We unreservedly endorse Rollie Haugen and Ladyslipper Travel."
JG, Hackensack, MN Oct 2014
"We had the trip of a lifetime. It was absolutely perfect. It couldn't have been better!
We loved where we stayed. Our driver, Michael, was incredible! The gardens and villages were enchanting.
We were so pleasantly surprised by the English food. It was so delicious and beautifully presented.
We loved our Cottage room overlooking the gardens. We had them send up a pot of hot coffee and croissants every morning. It was heaven. We went to enjoy a lovely breakfast, then Michael would pick us up for another adventure.
The weather was typically English, misty and cloudy, which set the scene perfectly.
I can't thank you enough for setting this up for my sister and myself. You did a wonderful job."
-C.R. Kansas City, MO May 2014
"A trip to Italy, Ferrari, Lamborgini, Maseratti with my 18 yr old grandson was one of the best ever. All exceeded by fact staying in old Florence, statue of David and others was perfect. Weather= Very Warm Thanks Rollie for the memories! " -A.B. Walker, MN 8/2013
"Our Alaska Cruise was wonderful. The suggestions provided by Rollie proved to be valuable in planning our trip. It was a worry-free adventure." - N.T. Walker, MN 8/2013
"Rollie has been so helpful with knowledgeable suggestions and answers to my many questions. I appreciate knowing she has taken care of the details involved in overseas travel." - S.D. San Antonio, TX 8/2013
"We have travelled quite extensively and rarely use a travel agent; however this trip included hotel, air, resort stay, etc. for four families. The service Ladyslipper Travel provided was outstanding, patient with my needs, changes required, etc. Fantastic!" -J.D. New Ulm, MN 12/13
"If you are looking for an excellent travel agent I would give Ladyslipper Travel ( agent ROLLIE) a 5+ star rating. She followed up on every detail of our travel plans to make sure everything was in order. What a great service she provided!!!! .Even after you return, she follows up. GREAT JOB".- R.P Nevis, MN 2/14

"The trip was great!  The resort was a wonderful family place with lots to keep the kids and adults occupied---very clean, good food---no one got sick and even little Sam's pool area was perfect for him.  It turned out better than we dreamed!’"
-J.S.  Feb 2013

"We returned Sat night from Costa Rica and wanted to thank you for putting together a great trip for us. It was what we were looking for - a great mix of adventure, sight seeing and relaxing. We especially enjoyed Chachagua and submitted a TripAdvisor review. Your local agent called Chachagua to check on us. Everything was fine but we didn't expect that and it was much appreciated." - W.W   April 2013

“Most of the "loose ends" have been taken care of and I can finally thank you for the absolutely wonderful trip you helped us plan to Costa Rica! It went off without a hitch and all of the family had a super time. I asked each of them, after our return, what might have been changed, or shortened, etc., and they unanimously responded, "nothing"! Your suggestions for people, places, activities, were excellent and I would whole heartedly recommend them to others.

The transfers and drivers were unbelievably reliable and accommodating. (On three different occasions, a call came at the hotels asking if all transfers were on time, willing to stop if requested, etc.--amazing!)

ou are greatly admired and loved by Luisi, Christian, Ericka, Mario, and others who heard we had a connection with you. We appreciate the contacts you made for us and your well laid plans, Rollie.” -J.R.  June 2013

"A trip to Italy, Ferrari, Lamborgini, Maseratti with my 18 yr old grandson was one of the best ever. All exceeded by fact staying in old Florence, statue of David and others was perfect. Weather= Very Warm Thanks Rollie for the memories!" -A.B.  August 2013

"We had a wonderful time in Costa Rica.  Your recommendation to spend time in the Cloud Forest first and then go to Playa Hermosa was perfect.  We had a great guide while on our hike in Selvatura Park and even saw Quetzals -- although only from a distance.  The zip line experience was fun -- although we both had some problems in going straight -- but we finally figured it out.  It was a great day.  We also went on a chocolate, coffee tour that was educational, fun and just the right amount of time. "

"The Hotel Playa Hermosa was perfect. The staff was wonderful and the food in the restaurant was so fresh and healthy.  I would easily have stayed longer.  One evening we were amazed to see the Howler Monkey's roost for the evening.  The Alpha Male selected the tree for the evening - which was right by the pool at the Hotel Playa Hermosa.  It was fun to watch the little baby monkeys attempt to jump from branch to branch to get to the appropriate tree.  A great memory."

"The driver who picked us up at Liberia and also drove us from St. Elena to Playa Hermosa was wonderful.  On the Friday that I was returning to the US, there was a bad traffic accident by the airport that delayed us by about an hour.  He had arranged for a friend to drive me that Friday.  While in the traffic jam, he called and spoke to me and started to make arrangements for another driver to meet me on the other side of the accident so I would make my flight -- how very considerate of him.  As it turned out, my driver drove in the ditch - past the accident and we arrived at the airport just in time for me to catch my flight. Just a small example of the wonderful people we met through your connections in Costa Rica." - B.L. March 2013

"Rollie helped me plan a surprise 40th birthday trip to Jamaica for my husband. We were traveling with another couple from a different state and she made sure that our itineraries matched up and got our flights sycned up in a connecting city. I know I wouldn't have been able to arrange that myself! We had a stress-free vacation thanks to Ladyslipper travel!" -M. R. Nov 2009



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