Melissa McKinley

Meet Melissa

Owner & Travel Experience Maker

Founded in 2008 under the very principle of renewing one’s life purpose, recharging your energy, reconnecting with your loved ones, restoring balance, so that you can live the best life possible. Our founder started Travel With Melissa from her passion of exploring the world and strengths of researching and networking. Her desire to understand different cultures, keen intuition, and the passion to connect each client with a life transforming experience one trip at a time. We bring a discerning level of commitment and keen attention to detail ensuring your travels are creating memories and are more than just crossing a destination off a list. We plan all our trips with the uniqueness, like each client’s finger print, specific to where they are in life, what they need and want, and the desired experiences they want.  

Dream - Travel - Live....... Well

What We Do

Travel With Melissa is a luxury travel company that specializes in planning unique and customized trips around the globe. We differentiate ourselves by selling destinations, resorts and services with respected partners that we know personally and meet with more than once a year. Most, if not all, are places we have personally visited. For our clients, this means a customized and very personal approach to their travel planning and the depths of destination knowledge as if we were locals. Our partners are on the ground in the  destinations we sell, which provides you with exceptional access and suggestions to places that many tend to overlook. Our motto is “Life is meant to be lived….well”.


Expertise and Access

A proud affiliate of DLUXE Travel – as well as a member of Virtuoso, the World’s most powerful travel network, we have unparalleled access to exclusive VIP and invitation only perks throughout the world. Such perks often include complimentary breakfast, room upgrades, and resort credits at some of the best hotels and properties throughout the World. 

In addition to traveling to scout out new places and networking with our partners, Travel With Melissa specializes in wellness, health, spiritual and even therapeutic travel.  From knowing hidden gems to connect you with heartfelt experiences, Travel With Melissa works with clients to step off the hamster wheel of everyday life and reconnect with themselves. Aren’t you worth it?