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Susan Ryan

Based in Nenagh

Travel has always been my passion and as your personal Travel Counsellor, I will strive to create the perfect bespoke travel experience for you. Whether you’re interested in spotting wildlife in South Africa, dining under the stars in the Maldives, diving in Sri Lanka or sailing a yacht through the...

Travel has always been my passion and as your personal Travel Counsellor, I will strive to create the perfect bespoke travel experience for you. Whether you’re interested in spotting wildlife in South Africa, dining under the stars in the Maldives, diving in Sri Lanka or sailing a yacht through the Great Barrier Reef… I can help you plan your next adventure.

I specialise in bespoke long-haul holidays and honeymoons. On a trip to Iceland a few years ago my now husband surprised me by proposing in the Blue Lagoon. Needless to say, that is a trip I will never forget! We got married in Rome and went to New York on our Honeymoon. Since then I specialise in planning the perfect Honeymoon experience for my customers and after being a finalist in the Brides of Limerick Awards in 2017, 2018 and 2019, I went on to win Honeymoon Planner of the Year 2020 at the Irish Wedding Awards in Dublin earlier this year.

I have first-hand experience of many long-haul destinations such as Australia, Fiji, Hawaii, Kenya, New Zealand, South Africa, Tasmania and a lot of the USA. I even attended Barack Obama’s inauguration in Washington DC back in the day, what an experience! I spent a year working in Sydney and travelled all over Australia from Perth to Broome on the West Coast, Darwin and Alice Springs to Adelaide through the centre, Cairns and Brisbane in the East as well as Canberra, Melbourne and Tasmania. I am a Certified Aussie Specialist, which means I have the experience that can create tailor-made itineraries for that once in a lifetime trip to visit friends and family.

Closer to home I have travelled all over Europe from touring around Italy to the beaches of Spain, creating magical memories in Disneyland Paris and crossing the German Christmas Markets off my bucket list. I also love a cruise holiday, Mediterranean Cruises being my favourite. There really is a cruise to suit every type of traveller from families to solo travellers, groups to honeymoon couples. As your personal Travel Counsellor, I can advise you on the cruise line and ship that will suit your wants and needs. I was lucky enough to be invited to the launch of MSC Bellissima last year and it is a ship I highly recommend!

It is so hard to pick my favourite place in the world as I love Australia, Iceland, Italy and the USA for different reasons. However, my favourite place to send Honeymoon couples is South Africa. It has everything – great shopping and restaurants along the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town, stunning views from Table Mountain, beautiful scenic drives along the Garden Route and of course no trip to South Africa would be complete without a Safari experience. I am also a Certified South African Specialist and would love to help you plan your next trip there.

As a Travel Counsellor, I have the flexibility to work with you on your holiday at a time that suits you, including evenings and weekends.

Please give me a call or send me an email and I will be happy to help you start planning your next adventure.

Looking forward to hearing for you soon!

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Customer Story 1

Thanks for all your help and guidance. The whole process was absolutely seamless and it was the perfect honeymoon! Kuramathi was absolutely heaven on earth - it definitely has a piece of our hearts and we are already planning which anniversary we should go back!

Michelle O Donoghue, Waterford
Customer Story 2

Susan just a little message from us to say THANK YOU! Those words don’t seem enough really considering the experience we had in Italy. Everything was perfection honestly. It was the best trip of our lives and we have you to thank for it. The hotels, locations, views and transfers - all amazing and like a dream. Thank you again! You’re amazing at what you do xx

Siobhéal Keogh, Kildare
Customer Story 3

Susan was recommended to me by a friend and I'll definitely be recommending her to others. I love the app and it makes it so easy to make payments.

Aoife Ryng, Cork
Customer Story 4

Our experience with Susan was great, very quick to respond to emails and a pleasure to deal with. I have already mentioned her to 2 friends who are looking at organising their honeymoons for next year.

Shauna Corcoran, Waterford
Customer Story 5

I have already recommended Susan to many people as her dedication to her customers is superb!

Laura Ryan, Nenagh
Customer Story 6

Susan was very helpful, she explained everything and sent me lots of information on our holiday. As this is our first winter holiday, Susan provided me lots of helpful tips. I would highly recommend Susan to my family and friends.

Mary Rice, Limerick
Customer Story 7

Susan was a pleasure to deal with. She was incredibly friendly, supportive and professional. I can't believe that we have booked our dream location for our honeymoon thanks to Susan! I can't recommend her enough.

Thomas Ryan, Belfast
Customer Story 8

Very easy to deal with, lots of options, very helpful.

Ciara O'Keeffe, Cork
Customer Story 9

Susan was great to deal with and very patient in finding us a destination and plan to suit our budget, we're very excited for our Honeymoon next year! :)

Kathleen Mooney, Dublin
Customer Story 10

Susan was fantastic in helping us choose our honeymoon destination :) We were very indecisive and chopped and changed a few times, nothing was a hassle for Susan. She made the process very easy and we are so excited for our honeymoon next year!

Roisin Keating, Dublin
Customer Story 11

Susan is very helpful and always at the end of the phone when I have any questions. This booking was especially important as I needed to quickly get home from Australia. Susan handled the whole process so well and made it so easy and stress free for me I can't thank her or recommend her enough.

Michelle Ryan, Tipperary
Customer Story 12

Would highly recommend Susan. She was so helpful and quick with replies. I will definitely be using her again.

Margaret Nagle, Nenagh
Customer Story 1

Susan was efficient and super helpful when it came to organising our holiday. She looked into all options for us so we could make it the best holiday. I have already recommended Susan to my friends and family as I know they will also receive the best customer care and help I have.

Nicola Flemming, Dublin
Customer Story 2

Susan has just been amazing to deal with. She is very professional and helpful with all aspects of a journey. You couldn't find better.

David Ryan, Limerick
Customer Story 3

Susan was incredible! Her patience with our ever changing itinerary and helpful advice was greatly appreciated when we were trying to organise our Honeymoon!

Amy Colin, Dublin
Customer Story 4

So helpful and patient through all the changes and back and forths! I’ll be back!

Áine Byrne, Nenagh
Customer Story 5

I use Susan all the time now for our travel arrangements as I trust her and know she can fulfill our requirements whilst also being on hand to solve any problems we may experience during our trips. I have and will continue to recommend Susan Ryan Travel Counsellor. Thank you Susan.

Yvonne Clarke, Limerick
Customer Story 6

I have been booking holidays with Susan Ryan for a few years now. We are always very happy with her recommendations and we have never been disappointed. It's a great comfort to know if anything goes wrong there is someone to call. For example last year on our return journey the airline went on strike, we rang Susan and she advised us what to do. I always recommend her to my friends and family.

Patricia Birrane, Tipperary
Customer Story 7

Susan was very efficient and found exactly what I asked for. Great service!

Geraldine Sherlock, Ennis
Customer Story 8

Service was fast, efficient friendly and professional.

Sinead Hanly, Nenagh
Customer Story 9

Susan is very attentive to the holiday needs of her costumers and she works hard to get the right package for them. She takes the hassle out of booking holidays. She is very approachable and easy to deal with.

Catherine O'Brien, Nenagh
Customer Story 10

Susan was very patient with us when we were booking our honeymoon, We changed our mind multiple times before deciding on our dream honeymoon. Counting down the days until lift off!

Heather Donaldson, Nenagh
Customer Story 11

Susan is brilliant at her job. She knew exactly what I wanted and knew exactly what to suggest and she listened to what I wanted.

Grace Gleeson, Limerick
Customer Story 12

Susan is fantastic at her job, there's a reason why I'm a repeat customer of hers. She will go above and beyond to make sure you receive the best service possible and I couldn't recommend her more highly.

Michelle Ryan, Nenagh

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My Blogs

Honeymoon Tips

Susan's blog, 01/02/2020

Your Honeymoon is an exciting chance to enjoy your dream holiday, giving you time to unwind and enjoy each other's company after all the excitement of your wedding day. Whether it’s dining under the stars in the Maldives or spotting wild animals in South Africa, it’s very likely to be the most memorable trip you both take. This is where I come in. I’m your personal Travel Counsellor who specialises in creating bespoke honeymoons that ensures you will feel completely at ease and relaxed for your entire trip. If you are starting to think about booking your Honeymoon (or that...

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