Once in a Lifetime Travel

I am passionate about helping people create vacations that are perfect for them through personalized travel planning, itinerary review and small experience focused tours. My services put an emphasis on the experience of Italy, getting my clients away from the tourist crowds and into the heart and soul of the people. I believe in working with family run businesses at great locations with attention to the details. If you can dream it I can make it happen.

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Travel Planning

If you are dreaming of that Italian getaway but don't know where to start or have the time to sort it out, let Once In A Lifetime Travels make it easy for you. Whether you are starting from scratch or just need to fine tune your plans, my experienced information will help you save time and money while increasing your vacation enjoyment.

Custom Tours

I am passionate about my tours and anyone who experiences one will understand why. My tours are different and that's what makes them so special. Groups are small, limited to 6 - 12 people which allows for a great deal of flexibility. The Italian tours are casual but action packed and designed to expose each member to the "true" Italy.

Itinerary Review

Already have your dream vacation planned but you still have questions? I would love to answer any questions you have on your upcoming trip and give you tips to make things go smoothly. I offer custom itinerary reviews for do-it-yourself travelers. Schedule you custom Italy itinerary review with me today!

What My Clients Are Saying

We were extremely happy with how our trip turned out. I was always used to planning our own trips, and I cannot say how nice it was to let someone else take care of the arrangements, from booking a car, providing us with daily touring ideas, restaurant ideas, and continuously communicating with hotels to get room upgrades. Prior to our departure, I really appreciated the interactive travel planning experience Andi provided. She sat down with us and obtained a lot of specific information about our expectations. We spoke frequently in the months leading up to the trip to fine-tune what we really wanted in terms of places to see and accommodations. Andi was able to come up with several options that fit our budget and our lodging expectations (small, boutique hotels, with luxury lodging and services). The hotels all turned out to be amazing experiences. I was also very pleased with the touring recommendations Andi gave us. Since we had a car, she was able to refer us to some areas that were really off the beaten path, and not found in any guide book, including some great restaurants that turned out to be among our favorites. One of our best days, however, was a private tour of Rome’s ruins. While I had visited Rome before, the tour gave me a whole different perspective of this amazing city. The tour lasted all day, with a very congenial and knowledgeable guide, and was an excellent value. With just my husband and I as the only participants, we were able to ask unlimited questions, getting extremely informative responses, resulting in a much needed and overdue history lesson on Rome’s imperial period. When we plan to visit Italy again, Andi will be the first person to whom we will turn for guidance
Brad & LeighKirkland, WA

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Andi Brown


Andi Brown | Owner
Travel junkie and Italy addict.

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  • Kenzie Perkins

    Research Director

    Kenzie Perkins | Research Director
    Spontaneous adventurist and chronic wanderluster.

  • kenzie@onceinalifetimetravel.com
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