Bursch Travel - Marshall, MN


Dawn K.

Years at Bursch Travel: 17 years.

Travel background: I graduated from McConnell School for Travel and Tourism.  While attending school, I worked as a Gate Agent at the Minneapolis Airport. After graduation, I worked as a Cruise Director for American Cruise Lines. 

What is on your travel bucket list: Alaska and the Holy Land.

What parts of the world do you know best: Disneyland and Disney World, Europe, Caribbean/Mexico, Hawaii and South Africa/Safari.

Best part about traveling: I believe traveling is what makes the world a better place. The more you learn about a culture, the more you can respect the culture and its people.

Strangest travel question: A customer asked if peanut butter was considered a gel. She wanted to make peanut butter sandwiches on the plane. Ha!

Emily L. 

Years in the Bursch Travel: 2 years.

What did you do before Bursch Travel? I got my bachelors degree in Human Resources Management and went on to raise my family.  I also provided daycare for 12 years, owned a gift shop, and was a manager at a fast food restaurant.

What destinations are on your travel bucket list? A Mediterranean cruise including spending time in Rome.

What are your travel related specialties: Disneyworld.

What's your favorite location and why?  Anywhere with a beach....and Disneyworld!

Share a fun fact about yourself?  I LOVE anything homemade.  I make quilts and even tap maple trees to make syrup each spring.