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What sets us apart from other Bespoke Travel companies is our unconventional approach to uncovering the hidden treasures in a particular destination. We begin by understanding your preferences and expectations.   Our travel designers and experts collaborate in order to build travel itineraries that allow you to immerse yourself in the local culture and create an unforgettable experience.

Why Choose GlobeBleu

Worldwide Relationships.  We have established worldwide partnerships and connections with the best of the best in the luxury travel market.   Your satisfaction is our primary objective and we only create itineraries that will be enjoyable and unforgettable.

Bespoke Luxury Travel Service.  As a bespoke luxury travel company, we highly value personalized service.  We will create a memorable, unique travel experience to a destination where you can relax in style.

Flexible & Worry Free.  If you are seeking a luxurious bespoke travel experience that is seamless and worry-free, you have come to the right place.

Travel Industry Honors, Awards and Recognition.   We are honored to have received awards from Travel & Leisure, Conde Nast Traveler and Changing World.  We have also received Certified Travel Industry Executive qualifications with the Travel Institute.  Bob Preston, our CEO, was included in the list of the Top 25 Travel Agents of 2014.

Convenience.  With operations in New York, Paris and Luang Prabang, we are available in various convenient time zones for our clients.  We can also leverage technology – virtual office, video calls and social media – to facilitate your travel planning and make the experience as worry-free and seamless as possible.

Exclusive Access to Venues.  Through relationships we have built and nurtured around the globe, we are able to gain exclusive access to museums and venues otherwise closed to the public, as well as private dining and culinary experiences with Michelin-starred chefs and private tours.  By choosing GlobeBleu, you are assured of VIP treatment, service and access.

Value.  You work hard for your money; you deserve to get the best value out of every dollar you spend.  By leveraging our connections, we are able to secure exclusive complimentary amenities, such as meals, resort credits and VIP access/perks. Every aspect of your trip is thoroughly reviewed to ensure that you are getting the best of the best for your dollar. This can even include an airport butler and other services that you didn’t even know existed.  Possibilities are unlimited with GlobeBleu.

Trusted, Passionate Team of Professionals.  No business survives on its own.  It takes a passionate, highly-skilled and knowledgeable team that genuinely cares about providing you with exceptional service.  From our Travel Designer to our Back-End Travel Manager, we are confident that we can create a top-notch experience to help you create the trip of your dreams.

To get started, CLICK HERE, so that we can start planning your dream vacation.  You can also send an email to:  info@globebleu.com

What Our Clients Say

Rachel and Jonah, Amsterdam, NL

We are two Dutch nurses who were on an extended leave to discover Asia. We were living in Luang Prabang (Laos) when the Corona-virus crisis hit. Borders were closing and we needed to get back to family urgently. We tried

March 20, 2020

Eboney H, Cambridge, MA USA

Friends & Family Trip to Cuba: Dear Susan and Bob, Thank you both for helping me to fulfill a long awaited bucket list trip to Havana for our group of fourteen guests. My grandmother who didn’t want to go, cant

December 31, 2019

John D, Charleston, WV USA

Glamping/Hiking tour in Normandy and Brittany: Hi Bob, Thanks for organizing an unusual trip for us – hiking coastal trails, including the famous “sentier des douaniers”, in Normandy and Brittany. We came to you out of desperation after several other

November 15, 2019

Nancy B, Denver, CO, USA

Bob planned a bespoke trip for our family of five to include culture, education, and plenty of challenging activities. We climbed great mountains, rode the most amazing singletrack in Switzerland and France, and ice climbed on Mer de Glace. It

August 15, 2019

Reggie VL, New York, US

Our 12 day trek was magical — a true “Crazy Rich Asians” experience in Singapore, an educational enlightening in Laos and the amazing elephant walk in Chiang Mai — GlobeBleu made every moment special! Did I mention how uniquely historic

August 3, 2019

Natalie L, Reston, Virginia

We have known Bob for years and traveled with him in London and India. His reputation for putting together magical trips, including those we experienced with him, is the reason we chose to travel to Bhutan with GlobeBleu. Everything was

July 28, 2019

Jim J, Indianapolis

We enjoyed our trip. In Paris, Federico was great – both entertaining and informative. Both driver and guide in Normandy were excellent. The hotel and village were special.  We truly are enjoying ourselves! You have done well !   

October 5, 2018

Kristy H, Seattle

Honestly, our trip was meant to be and certainly was a highlight in what proved to be a very challenging year.  Our trip to France was the pinnacle!  We have the pictures as a screensaver on our television, so we

August 10, 2018

Abbey F, Atlanta

Bob was single handedly responsible for the amazing time we had in France.Every time we go anywhere, we say “way to go, Bob.” We are singing your praises to all of our friends.  You’re fabulous. We look forward to speaking

June 25, 2018

Bob B

We had a wonderful time in both Paris and the Riviera. All 3 hotels – Raphael in Paris, Trianon Palace in Versailles and Belles Rives on the Riviera – were excellent choices. I can’t imagine having a better time than

August 30, 2017

Barry B, Atlanta, Georgia

Bob  and his team at GlobeBleu did a fantastic job with our 3 week trip to France – Paris, Provence and the Riviera.  The hotels, restaurants, guides and group activities that Bob suggested fit perfectly with our group.  We had

August 30, 2017

Stephen B, Montreal, Canada

Our multi-generational family of 5 adults thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Paris. Thank you so much for arranging a great trip for us.
The guides were great! We enjoyed spending almost 4 full days with Norma. She is friendly,

August 28, 2017

Louise M, Boston, MA

Bob and his team were fantastic! We thoroughly enjoyed all the Guides that joined us either walking in the city or meeting up with us at the different museums. Their knowledge was priceless and their friendliness made our trip even

July 25, 2017

Anne and John U, New York

Bob Preston and his team at Globe Bleu arranged a fabulous trip for my family this past June, 2013.
My driver/guide to the Loire Valley was fabulous. I really enjoyed her and she did a great job explaining the

July 19, 2017

Joanne W, New Orleans, LA

Bob organized an absolutely spectacular 10-day group trip to the Galapagos and other spectacular destinations in Ecuador, including Guayaquil and Quito. There were 23 of us on the trip. Everything was just top notch – stayed in the best accommodations

May 25, 2017

Nancy D

Hi Norma,
Our clients loved the tours!! They were very impressed with the guides, they loved the locations that they were brought to…and they raved about the wines. Very impressed with the quality of the wines they were able

September 26, 2015

Francis R, Arlington, Virginia

Bob did a great job arranging for a 5 day trip to Paris and Versailles in August. I worked directly with him (he was recommended by Wendy Perrin) and he was easy to work with, flexible and had many good

September 25, 2015

Marsha D

Wanted to share with you that I just had a nice chat with Paul and they really enjoyed the trip. They complimented all the guides who can make or break the trip so I was very happy to hear that

September 25, 2015

Bobby B

We had a wonderful time in both Paris and the Riviera. All 3 hotels – Raphael in Paris, Trianon Palace in Versailles and Belles Rives on the Riviera – were excellent choices. I can’t imagine having a better time than

September 24, 2015

Jerry K. Montreal, Canada

PARIS – LOIRE – MONACO FAMILY TRIP I ran into our clients at a party – they had a very nice time on the trip.  Highlight was the hot air balloon.  The guides and your team’s services were fantastic.

August 25, 2015

Rudi S. Dallas, Texas

We had the most fabulous time on our trip. Each part was just wonderful. Our hotels were all great and our guides were all so fun and informative. Each day was just perfect.
We especially liked the hotel in

June 7, 2015

Angela M, Dearborn, MI

Hello Bob,
I did want to let you know I heard from our clients. She said they had an amazing time!
The kids enjoyed every bit of it.
She thanked me and you very much for helping

July 7, 2014

Laura M, Dallas

Norma,
Have a look at the client’s feedback!
Now that I’m slowly getting back to life in Dallas I wanted to stop and say THANKS for a great trip to France!! We had such a wonderful time. The

July 7, 2014

Heinke M, Roanoke, VA

Dear Norma,
The client LOVED the touring – especially the guides!
I’ve been meaning to write you about our trip; we sort of hit the ground running when we returned and haven’t stopped since!  Our flight from Dulles

July 7, 2014

Christine C, Louisville, Kentucky

Hi there Jacqueline,
Just wanted to let you know that our clients RAVED about Globe Bleu, and were especially complimentary about their Paris driver Eric.  Thank you so much for taking such good care of them and making us

May 20, 2014

Rose La, Montréal

Hello Joseph,
Today is my day!!!  Many thanks  for everything you did for this group of 40 – because of your excellent service, now I am very very relieved and happy!  I just received an email from the head

April 14, 2014

Ralph I

I loved the great expertise and service Globe Bleu gave to us, and our client, THANK YOU!!

March 6, 2014

Richard M, Monterey, CA

This review was posted by the traveler to Wendy Perrin’s Condé Nast Traveler’s Top Travel Specialist page for Robert Preston
Recently my wife and I spent three weeks in France celebrating our 50th anniversary.  Wanting to make this a

December 22, 2013

Anna W, Melbourne, Australia

Dear John,
I had a lovely call from the client yesterday and she couldn’t sing your praises highly enough!! They had a wonderful time in Chicago and were particularly impressed with the guides and drivers you arranged for them.

September 11, 2013

Dianne R, Queensland – Australia

Dear Norma,
I have just had a meeting with the clients, now that they are over the tough jet lag.
The itinerary, guide and hotels you arranged for them in the Loire Valley, Brittany, Normandy and Paris were

September 10, 2013

Sandy M, Australia

Hello Aaron,
Thank you for your email regarding our recent trip. I had intended to email you this week to report that all was excellent. I have only recently returned from the USA.
All three guides were excellent,

September 2, 2013

Rita G, Bellevue, WA

The family had a wonderful time for 2 weeks at the Villa in the French Basque Country. Everything was perfect. It was very warm and humid so they made good use of the pool. They can’t say enough about the

August 27, 2013

LuAnn B, Houston, Texas

Dear Aaron,
Just a quick note to say thank you for your great work in making my client’s trip to France a success and magical experience. The clients had a WONDERFUL trip!  Here is what they wrote me:
We truly

August 7, 2013

Rebecca F, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Dear Norma,
The clients loved you!!!!  And Catherine…thank you very much!  Here is what they had to say:
“I just wanted to assure you that we had a spectacular trip, even with the flight change and luggage snafus. 

July 29, 2013

Miguel R, Manila, Philippines

As posted to Condé Nast Traveler:
We recently traveled to Paris for six days with our 6-year-old son. Both my wife and I have traveled extensively around the world and have stayed in everything from the Peninsula Hong Kong and

July 19, 2013

Ken N, Palo Alto

Dear Bob and Marie-Lys,
I have heard back from our esteemed wine-aficionados. As you can see from the note below they had a wonderful time! Thanks again, so much! I will be offering the similar itinerary to other club

Ken N – Manager at Cardoza Bungey Travel in Palo Alto

June 12, 2013

Adriana C, Brazil

Dear Aaron,
Everything about the Grand Prix arrangements was great – they loved the seats!
Thank you for taking such good care of our clients.
Adriana C from American Express Platinum Travel Service, Brazil

June 11, 2013

Kate

Dear John,
I have just spoken to Bob and Gwen, they returned to Melbourne yesterday.
He was absolutely full to the brim of praise for the way the whole itinerary went.  He said that everything went really smoothly,

May 10, 2013

Dan D, Dallas

I want to send you the email from our client and thank you for helping him with his trip to Paris and the architecture tours.
Dan-
Have been meaning to e-mail you.   Had a great trip.  The guides

January 10, 2013

Paula K, Los Angeles

Hi all,
I have just finished working with Denise at Globe Bleu.
I had a group of high profile Chinese Real Estate investors visiting the Southeast.  Most of them did not speak English. Their primary focus was visiting Senior

December 18, 2012

Sandra A

Dear Norma,
Greetings from today almost sunny Lucerne and I hope you are doing fine….we have heard from our clients and I am very happy to send their feedback:
We had a perfect trip to France. Thank you

November 7, 2012

Rayanna C

Hi Norma,
My clients just returned from France and had a WONDERFUL time. Thank you so much for making “the trip of a lifetime!”.
They LOVED all of their guides and felt that each of them went above

October 19, 2012

Kathleen S, New Jersey

Hi Norma,
Thank you again for all of your hard work and as you can see below, it worked!!!
Hi Kathi,
I hope your fall season is beautiful and bountiful. My husband and I returned from our

September 24, 2012

Marcelo, Buenos Aires

Hola Dario – Our trip to Monte Carlo and the Riviera was the perfect break. I loved the rugged walks, beaches, great meals, discovering fabulous villages in Liguria and most of all – the adrenaline rush of the Ferrari ride

September 15, 2012

Susan W

Hi Dario,
Just a quick note with comments from our clients on the Cannes Film Festival. “Susan, just a quick note to say that Cannes was AMAZING – the screening was definitely a “wow”. We splurged (again) and got

June 14, 2012

Suzanne T, Boca Raton

Dear Norma,
I spoke to the client yesterday and wanted to share our conversation. She said “This was the best week of my life.” They loved everything and said the trip went like clockwork. She thought La Cheneviere was

June 12, 2012

Michael N, Brighton, VIC Australia

A quick note to advise that I caught up with our clients Dr & Mrs X today.
Their stay in New York was a huge success and they were really delighted with everything that Globe Bleu did for them.

April 10, 2012

Wendy van T, Calgary

Hi Marj,
Just heard from our clients, they had a wonderful time and said the guide was excellent. Here is what they had to say:
“Our trip to the Loire was excellent! Frederic was great. He found out

April 2, 2012

Marybeth H, San Juan Capistrano, CA

Bonjour Ilana !
I wanted to let you know that I just spoke with our client. He and his family enjoyed their trip to Normandy, and especially appreciated the guide Philippe. Thank you for arranging such an excellent trip!

March 15, 2012

Michael W, New York

We loved our trip to Panama. The tours and the guide were superb. The choice of restaurants was delicious. The hotels – on the beach and in the city – were somewhere between heaven and earth. Last but not least,

February 29, 2012

Heinke M, Roanoke, Virginia

Dear Norma,
Our clients are back home. Your guides were OUTSTANDING!!! As you know, they expected a lot, but they were so pleased. Great job!! Until next time.
Heinke M from McDade Travel in Roanoke, Virginia

September 28, 2011

Gail R, Wellesly, Massachusetts

Just wanted to give you a “head’s up” that I heard from clients who have just returned from France, that Globe Bleu did an incredible job. These are very discerning clients, only want the best (are also willing to pay

June 16, 2011

Lynda T

A Day in Paris

Bonjour Francesca and KC, Merci beaucoup for taking care of my 4 ladies!!! They loved Paris- especially your hotel Francesca. KC, the guides were fabulous and everything you arranged was perfect!!! This was their first time to Paris and they

May 17, 2011

Ligia Pereira L, São Paulo, Brasil

Aqui está o feedback dos nossos clientes no Janeiro: “A viagem foi maravilhosa, sem nenhum senão. Os guias excepcionais. Todos com muito conhecimento, muito educados, e tudo fizeram para agradar. Os programas culinários sugeridos foram excepcionais. O chefe francês, você

March 15, 2011

Leslie B, San Raphael, CA

I wanted to thank you for your expertise and assistance in providing an amazing experience for one of my best clients in New York City for her 40th birthday. Every detail was perfect from beginning to end. My clients request

November 9, 2010

Gayle H

Thought you would like this feedback from the client! Plaudits to you for making this such a memorable experience! I could never have done it without you and can’t wait for the next time we can work together to provide

October 27, 2010

Kathleen S

Dear Shelly, Thank you again for making me look like a “STAR”. I just got back from Scotland and saw the email from our clients….wonderful and as you said, the guides are great. Thank you again. I am spreading the

September 20, 2010

Deanna W, New York

As promised when I come across a service purveyor that really makes an impression on our clients I share the wealth. In the last year several of our clients have used Globe Bleu for their travel needs in France, Italy

September 14, 2010

Ann C

I want to let you know that the clients had a wonderful time in the Normandy area! They commented particularly on how much they enjoyed their guide and appreciated his flexibility! Thanks for everything!
Ann C from New Canaan

August 25, 2010

Marta S, Guatemala

Buenos días Bob! Hoy regresaron de viaje los clientes VIPS y me llamaron expresamente para darme las gracias por los servicios que tuvieron durante todo su viaje en Paris…especialmente estaban sumamente agradecidos porque a su llegada a pesar de que

July 17, 2010

Jill C, Kansas City

Hi Shelly, Happy Bastille Day! Our group very much enjoyed their stay on the Left Bank in June – everything worked out well with your driver. They were pleased that one of your Paris staff called to check on them

July 14, 2010

Maldon W, Christchurch, New Zealand

“My wife and I visited Normandy for three days in May 2010. We wanted to see the real Normandy, not only the war sites. Globe Bleu’s guide was the answer. That’s my wife, Karen, with Jacques in the photo. He

June 8, 2010

Fran H, Dallas

Hi Shelly, I spoke with our clients this afternoon. They had a wonderful time in France. They loved Jerôme and were very happy with all drivers and guides. The Carlton upgraded them to a two bedroom suite. All in all,

June 6, 2010

Jeferson D, Sao Paulo

Dear Denise, We were very pleased with the overall arrangements made by you for our trip. You were wonderful and very professional. You were also very kind in helping with the acquisition of the underwater lights, thank you very much

May 22, 2010

Talia Rizo P, Lima, Peru

First of all, I will like to send you all my gratitude for the help received during my stay in Paris with the cosmetics company incentive group. I have always believed that efficiency, professionalism and support can be measured in

April 30, 2010

Maria E, São Paulo

Hi Denise, Thank you again for everything. Here are translated comments from our clients: “I would like to thank you for all your help and tips. The trip was amazing and perfect. The hotel was great and the tickets for

April 20, 2010

Linda Van B, Santa Barbara

Hi Shelly, I received comments from the client’s secretary shortly after their return. They said that everything was PERFECT and that there was not one detail that they would have changed. They think I am a Rock Star of a

April 4, 2010

John C, Sydney

In regard to the family booking over the Christmas & New Year in France, I must congratulate you Norma for your professional assistance in securing the accommodation over this difficult and peak period in Megeve. Globe Bleu was excellent in

March 11, 2010

Lizbeth S, Wilmington NC

My clients, a family of four just returned from a Christmas vacation to France. Globe Bleu worked closely with me. I felt very comfortable with the trip suggestions. The details were specific and the trip went off exactly as planned.

January 19, 2010

Lynn C, New York

Day Tours in Paris

Client feedback: “We had an amazing trip! The driver and the guides were outstanding. During our trip we needed to make some changes and they were done effortlessly. Many thanks for making our trip a once in a lifetime experience!”

January 8, 2010

Koni K, Sherman Oaks, California

Hi Bob – My clients had a great time on their shore excursion in Monte Carlo… it was one of the highlights of their trip. Thank you.
Koni K from Protravel International, Sherman Oaks, California

November 12, 2009

Nuny G, New York

Dear Shelly – our clients (family with children) had a wonderful trip to Paris/Versailles and loved the tours. Hope to do business again in the near future.
Nuny G from Valerie Wilson Travel, New York

November 12, 2009

Mary Jo

It’s always so great to get an email like this from a client: “We had a GREAT trip. Everything was awesome. The hotels were well located, your restaurant suggestions worked out very well. The guides made a HUGE difference and

October 13, 2009

Wynette B, Novato, CA, USA

Denise, I wanted to share this lovely report from our clients, Thanks again, and looking forward to more trips together with Globe Bleu! Here is what the clients had to say: “The Loire Valley is simply amazing and not the

October 3, 2009

Michelle B, Virginia

Chic & Artsy

I just want to say how lucky I feel to have found Globe Bleu for my clients travelling to France. It is great to have a very responsive contact here in the States who gets back with immediate feedback for

October 2, 2009

Valerie E, Savannah

“Just wanted to let you know that I just spoke with our VIP client about the trip to Paris/Monaco. They had a great time and he was very impressed with Globe Bleu services. The private pre-dinner tour of the Baccarat

September 18, 2009

Dan D

“Congratulations – our VIP client, Expert and President of a US Wine Company – a HIGHLY discerning and informed client – liked the Alsace wine tour you arranged this summer. From our client : The lady who met us at

June 24, 2009

Peter C, Chicago

Kudos to you all. Here is some feedback from our client. Peter S. Carideo, CTC President – CRC Travel, Chicago, IL www.crctravel.com Conde Nast Traveler 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003 World’s Top 125 Travel Specialists ——— We are home

March 4, 2009

Diane H

Thank you Globe Bleu for the top notch service provided for my clients’ South of France Honeymoon . Your assistance in arranging VIP service at every turn made my job easier and my clients very happy. The Bentley rental, the

November 24, 2008

Clarisse, Paris

J’ai découvert Venise pour la première fois, c’était Magique ! Notre petit groupe a vraiment apprécié l’organisation d’Globe Bleu et ses conseils. Le San Clemente Palace restera parmi les plus beaux hôtels que j’ai fréquenté sans oublier les petits déjeuners

October 28, 2008

Martine, Paris

Merci Globe Bleu pour ce superbe voyage à Venise qui fait toujours rêver. Très agréablement surprise d’être surclassée en Suite Junior au magnifique San Clemente Palace. ———– Thank you Globe Bleu for this superb trip to Venice, which always makes

October 28, 2008

Mariano, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Solo quería enviarte una rápida nota de un inmenso agradecimiento por hacerme disfrutar con y enseñarme tanto de esta fantástica ciudad que es París. Se puede ver claramente cuanto a ti también te apasiona, ver la dedicación y las ganas

September 17, 2008

Suzette E, New York

I really enjoyed the Paris Highlights Tour. The luxury coach was very comfortable (leather seats, tables, etc), Elisabeth – your tour guide extremely knowledgeable and the company very enjoyable. We hit all of the highlights and the amount of time

August 8, 2008

Sandee L, Los Angeles

Thank you for pulling together at short notice two trips for two families this summer. Both groups were traveling with children and your arrangements of special Louvre and Versailles tours geared to the children was a big success. The biggest

August 6, 2008

Jim H, New Jersey

Thank you so much for the extraordinary trip you organized to Paris and Normandy for our VIP clients. They were so pleased – loved the VIP airport treatment, Raphael Suite, private yacht cruise, dinner at the Cercle Interalliee and wine

July 31, 2008

Marina C, Rio de Janeiro

Thank you Globe Bleu! We are back safe and sound from an incredible summer escape to Paris and the Amalfi Coast, though I was worried that I would never get my husband out of Italy. We spent our first and

June 20, 2008

Anita C, Seattle

What a wonderful adventure! I still can’t believe all that Globe Bleu was able to arrange during my short visit to Paris. My makeover at the exclusive Maison Calavas salon was such a treat. I love my beautiful customized compact

June 3, 2008

Fran H, Dallas

Our clients have just returned from their trip to the Champagne region and called this afternoon to let me know how everything went. Overall, they had a wonderful time. They loved the driver and especially Les Crayeres – they couldn’t

May 16, 2008

Jenny G, Brisbane

I just want to pass on the positive feedback from our small group from Brisbane on their Paris trip in mid-April. In particular, they found the cooking school (in the home of a French chef) and the trip to Versailles

May 6, 2008

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