Dream. Design. Depart.
I collect visions…Caribbean skies, Parisian doors, Mediterranean water. My most cherished memories are beautiful shades of turquoise, cobalt, and azure.
What visions do you dream of gathering…European rivers, Alaskan glaciers, or Grecian rooftops? Will your memories be hues of indigo, ice, or cerulean?
Let’s find out together.
Visions of Blue Vacations, LLC is a boutique travel agency owned and operated by Lee Anne Battiston, an Independent Travel Consultant, whose desire to help your dream come true is rooted in the understanding that vacations are for much more than sightseeing alone.
When you consult with Lee Anne to design a vacation, she will strive to understand your unique vision, matching this with her network of respected travel partners including high quality river and ocean cruise lines, tour operators, personal guides, luxury resorts, and hotel companies. As a member of the Signature Travel Network, Visions of Blue Vacations offers its clients excellent value with added benefits such as complimentary amenities and special privileges.
Ensuring your most important details are in place, Lee Anne specifically emphasizes safety, reliable logistics, and personal comfort. While a carefree vacation requires precise planning, she also encourages room for moments which can’t be listed on an itinerary or spreadsheet, knowing that the most exciting experiences often depart from the ordinary.
Whether vivid or pastel, your colorful visions will become lifetime memories.
Biography: Lee Anne lives in North Carolina, with her husband of 25 years and three children. Raised in California, her love of travel was sparked in her teens while accompanying her father on a business trip, resulting in cherished memories of the Aurora Borealis, Norwegian fjords and gooseberries! Following her graduation from Virginia Tech in 1989, she joined Hyatt Hotels Corporation as a management trainee, eventually becoming Director of Catering and Special Events for boutique hotels and private clubs in Louisiana, Connecticut and Vermont. When her twins came along Lee Anne parlayed her professional skills into planning family vacations, seeing this as important for herself, her marriage, and her growing children.
Now, Lee Anne is excited to have the opportunity to share her life-long passion with others as an Independent Travel Consultant. With extensive industry training she is a qualified affiliate of Oasis Agents/Palm Coast Travel and has been named a Signature Travel Expert. Lee Anne founded her company in December 2015 and has helped her growing list of clients plan European and Caribbean vacations with respected travel partners including AmaWaterways, Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, Tauck Tours, Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, Princess Cruises, Travel Impressions, IC Bellagio, and Europe Express.
Specialties: European River Cruises, Mediterranean Cruises, Custom European Itineraries, Luxury Escorted Tours, Multi-Generational Travel, Travelers with Autism or Special Needs, Historic American Resorts
Recent Trips: Paris, French Riviera, Monte Carlo, Corsica, Rome, Florence, Venice, Tuscany, Sorrento, Amalfi Coast, Dubrovnik, Kotor, Cozumel, Riviera Maya, Jamaica, Grand Cayman, New England, Charleston, Orlando