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Welcome to Travelex International

A Virtuoso Luxury Travel Agency in Chicago

Travelex International offers one-to-one service designed to fit your needs and preferences, with around-the-clock support while you travel. We leverage our global Virtuoso network to provide preferred rates, upgrades, and experiences you won’t find online.

Complimentary Consultations

We are offering complimentary
consultations for all travel.

We can assist you with general questions and suggestions regarding your travel and provide you with advice on how to best navigate your trip.

Please contact us to schedule a complimentary consultation.

Client Testimonials

Group Tours & Cruises

Join WFMT's Carl Grapentine
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WFMT Classical Music Tour of London

May 11 - 19, 2024
(Depart USA on May 10th)
9 Days / 8 Nights
Join WFMT's Carl Grapentine
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WFMT Santa Fe Opera Tour

July 30 - August 4, 2024
6 Days / 5 Nights
With Wine Expert, Jim Bryant
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Sicilian Food & Wine Tour + Explora Journeys Mediterranean Cruise

Sept. 26 - Oct. 06, 2024
11 Days / 10 Nights
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What is a Virtuoso Travel Agency?

And why is it important to you?

Virtuoso is a global network of the best luxury travel advisors and travel providers all focused on providing you with the best travel experiences. This distinction makes Travelex International one of the best travel agencies in Chicago and the world.

Virtuoso Travel Inspiration


Virtuoso is a by-invitation membership. To be invited, you have to be at the top of your game and a proven seller or provider of luxury travel.


The Virtuoso network produces more than $13 billion in luxury travel sales annually. That’s buying power in your favor for upgrades, perks and amenities.


Every year, Travelex International travel advisors meet face-to-face with Virtuoso luxury travel providers & on-sites. When we say we know them, we know them.

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Benefits of Travel Advisors

So much more than just travel agents, our Virtuoso travel Advisors can get you access to accommodations, locations, and amenities simply not available elsewhere. Not only do our Advisors help you plan the vacation of your dreams, they’re also available during your trip to ensure everything goes perfectly, as well as afterward to fine-tune your preferences for next time.

Learn More About Our Advisors

Exclusive Hotel Experiences

Your travel Advisor has access to the world’s top hotels and resorts. Through your Advisor, you will enjoy preferred rates and availability, and breakfast for two daily during your stay. If available, you will also get a room upgrade and early check-in and late checkout. And finally, you will receive an exclusive Virtuoso amenity to make your stay even more memorable.

Virtuoso Hotels & Resorts
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One Of A Kind Adventures

Local guides and experts in 75 countries help your Advisor design exclusive adventures just for you. These cultural experts get you access to sites, venues, and activities that often aren’t available to the general public.

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Tour & Specialty Partners

Through Virtuoso, we have more than 70 specialty luxury travel partners, providing everything from travel insurance and deals on luggage to ultimate experiences like heli-hiking, trekking, safaris, rare theater tickets, and much more.

Virtuoso Tours & Experiences

Special Sailings & Extra Perks

… and only Virtuoso travel advisors can help you book them.

Virtuoso Voyages is available only to those who book their cruise travel through a Virtuoso-affiliated travel agency. The program offers complimentary benefits on the world’s finest cruise ships across hundreds of annual departures. Since 1990, over 400,000 cruisers have participated.

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Exclusive Alliance With Virgin Galactic

Virtuoso partners with innovative companies to provide access to unparalleled, luxury travel experiences. Our partnership with Virgin Galactic, for example, will help send lucky travelers to suborbital space.

Learn More About Virgin Galactic

Congratulations to our very own Ursula Pearson!

Ursula has been nominated for Crain’s 2019 Notable Entrepreneurs list!

Thank you, Ursula, for creating an environment which enables us to grow our business in Luxury Leisure Travel as well as Corporate, Groups, and Meetings.