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Create Lifelong Vacation Memories


Memories frame your life, particularly vacation memories. I may not remember what my spouse gave me for my birthday ten years ago, but I do remember the time we've spent together on vacation. Planning a vacation is hard work. Even with the internet to “help” you, there is so much information to sort through. Some of it might even be true...with all the marketing tricks out there, how can you tell? At Tidewater Cruise and Travel we'll help you sort through the noise to find the best value for your needs. No matter what else life brings you, vacation memories are yours. Give us a call and we will help you make them lifelong vacation memories.


Full Service Agency

Expert Travel Advisors


Curated Experiences


ASTA Certified Travel Advisor

Meet Our Team

Janet Blackwell

Janet specializes in cruises, all-inclusive resorts, and escorted travel around the world. In her 12 years as a travel advisor she has earned the most prestigious certifications the travel industry offers. Janet is an ASTA Verified Travel Advisor, a Certified Travel Counselor with The Travel Institute, an Elite Cruise Counsellor and Luxury Cruise Specialist with CLIA, and a certified Hawaii Destination Specialist. She also holds certifications from all major cruise lines and land suppliers, including Disney.

Jeff and Janet Blackwell, Travel Advisors
Credentials for Janet Blackwell, Travel Advisor

Jeff Blackwell

Jeff is an experienced world traveler specializing in planning custom land tours and socially responsible adventure travel. He is certified as an agent specialist with National Geographic Journeys, a Japan Travel Specialist Advanced Master with the Travel Agent Academy, and he is a Certified Accessible Travel Advocate with the Special Needs Group. He also holds certifications from major cruise lines including Royal Caribbean, Oceania, and Virgin Voyages.

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