Established in 1970 by Brian T. Robertson, Robertson International Travel Consultants has been a staple of the Santa Barbara community ever since. As with all businesses, the agency has morphed and evolved over time to meet the demands of the industry and of the clientele. From 2003-2013, Robertson International Travel Consultants has operated as a boutique travel agency with Brian T. Robertson, CTC at the helm and assisted by Heather Schuyler, CTA. In November of 2013, Heather was promoted to the role of managing partner and Jessica Goldman Fisher joined the team as a travel consultant. As of August 2017, Brian has stepped down from the helm and Heather has taken over ownership of the company- with Jessica at her side. It remains our focus to offer personalized service and expertise in luxury travel in order to create memorable life experiences.
Robertson International Travel Consultants is a proud member of Virtuoso – a network of the world’s finest travel agencies and travel companies who have joined together to bring you the utmost in travel experiences. Our partnership with Virtuoso allows us global access to the best hotels, cruise lines, airlines, and tour companies. For you, this means exclusive travel opportunities that you cannot access on your own, along with the best value for your money.
The Virtuoso Difference is Clear:
- Exclusive Hotel Experiences: Through the Virtuoso network we have access to the world’s top hotels and resort. We are able to offer preferred rates and availability along with added extras such as daily breakfast for two during your stay, room upgrades and early check in/late check out (subject to availability), and an exclusive “Virtuoso Amenity” to make your stay even more memorable.
- One-of-a-Kind Local Adventures: Our contacts with local guides and experts in over 75 countries allow us to design customized and exclusive adventures just for you. Through these cultural experts we are able to access sites, venues and activities that often aren’t available to the general public.
- Virtuoso Voyages: When you reserve your qualifying cruise through Robertson International Travel Consultants, you will automatically be enrolled in the Virtuoso Voyages program, entitling you to a wealth of privileges and complimentary amenities – including a unique and exclusive shore event not available to the general cruising public. Savoring the local cuisine is one of the highlights of travel. Your complimentary shore event will include a special lunch or gala dinner at one of the top venues in town. Thanks to our local connections around the world, you’ll enjoy a unique experience that other travelers only read about. On Virtuoso Voyager Club departures you’ll enjoy the camaraderie of other seasoned Virtuoso guests who share your enthusiasm for travel. You’ll also travel with a friendly Virtuoso Host who is there to assist you throughout your cruise.
- V.A.S.T. (Virtuoso Active & Specialty Travel): V.A.S.T. is an extraordinary collection of inspiring adventures, presented by award winning travel companies who are recognized for their depth of personal knowledge, passion, and expertise. VAST is your guide to travel that fulfills lifetime goals and adds unforgettable detours on your road of life. Unusually distinctive travel with an uncommon spirit of adventure!