1201 S. Broadway Ste 76
Rochester, MN 55904
800 Number: 800-243-3652
Manager: BJ Peterson
Monday - Friday - 8:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday - by appointment
Years at Bursch Travel: 12
What did you do in your previous job? I worked at Dayton's Travel for 42 years.
What are your travel related specialties? Europe, Caribbean, Russia, South America, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, US, Canada, Scandinavia. I am also a graduate of the Disney College of Knowledge.
Travel bucket list includes: Africa, Iceland
What was the most unusual trip you've booked for a client? I had the opportunity to arrange a 4 month trip around the world for a family of six. We used every type of transportation you could think of!
What do you do for fun when you are not traveling? Gardening, Birding, making stepping stones and cruising in our Porsche.
Years at Bursch Travel: 1
What did you do before Bursch Travel? I've been in the industry for 40 years. 25 of those years were spent at TravelFaire.
What areas of the world do you know best? Ireland and East Africa.
Tell us about your hobbies outside of travel! I love to bake, play guitar and sing in the church choir.
What locations are on your travel bucket list? Botswana and Victoria Falls, Scotland, Peru and a European River Cruise.
Do you have a favorite destination? Tanzania on safari. I grew up wanting to work on a wildlife reserve and I love photography. You get to do BOTH on safari!
Share a fun fact about yourself! I did my DNA test and found out that I'm 89% Irish. No surprise as I've traced back my Irish roots and I can't find anyone not from Ireland. :)
What did you do prior to Bursch Travel? I've been working in the industry for over 30 years. I was a travel counselor with Horizon Travel for 27 of those years!
What are your travel related specialties? Honeymoons, Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii and Europe.
What do you do for fun when you're not traveling? I enjoy cooking, biking, walking and entertaining friends.
I'm sure your travel bucket list is long. What destinations are at the top? Italy, Greek Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, and taking a river cruise.
Share something fun about yourself that none of us would know! I lived in 15 different places before I was in 1st grade. I went sky diving at 52 and the highest zip line (St. Maarten) at 55!
Years at Bursch Travel: 6
What did you do in your previous job? Before working for Bursch Travel in Rochester, I escorted group bus tours. I've been working in travel for 15 years and have a BS degree in Social Work.
What do you do for fun when you are not traveling? Relax and spend time with my kids, we love to go hiking at local state parks.
What destination(s) is on your travel bucket list? Ireland, Iceland, Italy
What are your travel related specialties? Mexico, Caribbean, Vegas, Disney, and Europe.
What is your favorite destination? I absolutely love Cape Cod because of the amazing weather, great beaches, and wonderful food.
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