If you have ever had the
experience of heading into a travel agency and having to explain
to the consultant sat in front of you that Bali is an Island
within Indonesia and that Indonesia is 'quite close' to Australia,
you will appreciate the Global Village staff for the same reasons
that we do.
The Global Village Round The World Team
Each consultant comes to the Global Village and roundtheworldflights.com with a wealth of round the world experience - both as travel consultants and travel enthusiast.
The vast majority of the team have been in the travel business for over six years and have travelled to at least five of the worlds seven continents. Between us all we have visited over 90% of the recognised countries and states on this planet.
Sanjay Oberoi, Senior Consultant
Travelled to: Europe, North + South America, Asia, Australasia and South Pacific, Africa
Travel industry experience:STA travel for 5 years at several branches in London then 7 years so far with Global Village.
Where are you from originally?Indian roots but London born.
Favourite Travel Experience: Overlanding on a truck between Quito to Rio De Janeiro
Favourite Countries: India, Peru, Thailand, Argentina
Best beach: White beach,Borocay
Your Perfect holiday break Cuisine ,culture and texture are all important when I travel. A week relaxing on a good beach at the end would complete my ideal breakaway..
London - Delhi - Bangkok - Perth - Sydney - Auckland - Fiji or Hawaii - Los Angeles surface San Francisco - UK from £1369
Direct Line 0871 663 9847
Geoff Cackett, Senior Consultant
Travelled to: Europe, USA, Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, Fiji, Cook Islands, NZ, Australia, Hong Kong, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, Sumatra, India, Dubai, South Africa, Namibia
Travel industry experience: 5 years Travel 2 before and 8 years Global Village
Where are you from originally? Kent
Favourite Travel Experience: Trekking in the Indian Himalayas, chilling in Byron Bay Australia, watching the sunrise over the Mayan ruins at Tikal, Guatemala
Favourite Countries: India, Vietnam, Australia
Best beach: Kudle Beach, Karnataka, India
Your Perfect holiday break A Two pound beach hut on an isolated beach with excellent seafood!
If you were off on an RTW next week , which one?
London - Havana surface Vancouver - Auckland - Sydney - Penang surface Kuala Lumpur - Singapore - Kathmandu surface Delhi - UK from £1149
Direct Line 0871 663 9848
Simon Dias, Manager
Travelled to: Australia, New Zealand, South Pacific, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Singapore, USA
Travel industry experience: 13 years in long-haul specialist agencies.
Where are you from originally? London
Favourite Travel Experience: Sunrise trek to Mt Bromo, Java, Indonesia
Favourite Countries: Australia
Best beach: Cable Beach, Broome
Your Perfect holiday break: 4 days walking in the Peak District!
If you were off on an RTW next week, which routing and why? London - Cape
Town - overland - Victoria Falls - Perth - Sydney - Auckland - Beijing - London - To do an overland trip through Namibia and to visit friends around the world.
Direct Line 0871 663 9845
Charlie Myall , Senior Consultant
Travel industry experience: 2 years Dial a flight, 2 years Global Village
Where are you from originally? UK
Favourite Country South Africa
Best beach: Monkey Mia, Western Australia
Your Perfect holiday break: A jungle fringed, white sand beach with great diving and great seafood.
London Heathrow - Cape Town - Perth - Ayers Rock - Sydney - New Zealand - Hong Kong - Bangkok - UK from £1369
Direct Line 0871 663 9846
Stuart Lodge, Director
Travel industry experience: Hmmm...6 months STA, 5 years Bridge The World, Co-founder Global Village and roundtheworldflights.com with Chris back in 1997.
Countries Visited: 80+ now - the real joy is going back though...
Where are you from originally? Scotland
Favourite Countries Australia, Thailand, Cambodia
Best beach: Whitehaven in the Whitsundauys. Bottle Beach in Koh Phangan
Favorite Journey: You really can't beat the Trans Siberian
Your Perfect holiday break: Where I'm going this summer - 3 nights in Bangkok, 3 nights in Luang Prabanag, and a week on Samui - bliss.
Perfect 4 day Weekend: Fly into Vienna and out of Prague - and the train in betweeen - what a superb combo....
London - Mumbai (Bombay) surface Kathmandu - Bangkok surface Saigon - Singapore - Sydney surface Melbourne - Christchurch surface Auckland - Tonga -Western Samoa (Apia) - Los Angeles surface Miami - London from £1369
Direct Line 0871 663 9850
Jarvis Ryan, Senior Consultant
Travelled to: Asia, Australia, Africa, Europe, Russia, South America
Travel industry experience: 5 years at Dial A flight, 2 years at Global Village.
Top three places: Sydney, Thailand, Cape Town
Where are you from originally: UK
Favourite hotel: The One and Only Tousserouk, Mauritius
Direct Line 0871 663 9840
Chris Delaney, Director
Travel industry experience: 8 years STA, Co-founder Global Village and roundtheworldflights.com with Chris back in 1997.
Where are you from originally? London
Favourite Countries Peru, Australia, Laos
Best beach: South Beach Miami
Your Perfect holiday break: Exploring Asias backwaters
Perfect 4 day Weekend: Where I'm off to next month - New York
London - Singapore - Siem Reap (Angkor Wat) surface Bangkok - Brisbane surface Sydney - Christchurch - Wellington - Auckland - Tonga -Western Samoa (Apia) - L.A surface Las Vegas - London from £1369
Direct Line 0871 663 9852
James Pavlou, Senior Consultant
Travelled to: South Africa, Mozambique, Swaziland, Morocco, Uruguay, Paraguay, Brazil, Argentina, Thailand, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Iceland, Russia, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Estonia, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Austria, Germany, Holland, Belguim, France, Spain, Italy.
Favourite Countries: South Africa, Brazil, Sweden
London -Jo'burg - Perth - Ayers Rock - Adelaide - surface - Sydney - Christchurch - surface - Auckland - Santiago - Buenos Aries - surface - Rio - London So many great places on one ticket from £1174! This is the route I took on my year off. Would love to go back and do it again!
Direct Line 0871 663 9843
Claire Whiteman, Senior Consultant.
Travelled to: Australia, New Zealand, USA, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Cambodia, Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Austria, Turkey, Slovenia, Croatia.
Travel Industry Experience: 11/2 yrs Austravel, 6 months global Village, 6 yrs Sales and Marketing/reservation RnR Rafting Cairns.
Where are you originally from: Brisbane
Favourite Countries: New Zealand, Thailand, Portugal
Best Beach: Lennox Head, Northern New South Wales
Perfect Holiday Break: Anywhere with Sun, Sand, Ocean and nice cold beer! Perfect location would be Koh Samet in Thailand sitting in a deck chair overlooking the ocean and soaking up some well needed sunshine!!!
If you were off on an RTW next week, which routing and why?
Direct Line 0871 663 9842
We are always on the lookout for well-travelled, energetic people to join our exceptional tsales eam. We work in a very busy sales environment, but there's a lively, sociable atmosphere as well as excellent travel opportunities.
Good geographical knowledge as well as independent travel experience is required. If you feel that the job is for you please e-mail us (email@example.com) with your CV and any additional information that you feel will be of interest to us.