about journey softly

your partner for planning your next safe adventure

We are excited to introduce you to a new type of travel company, one that focuses in equal measure on trip planning, safe travel and sustainability. Welcome to Journey Softly! 

At Journey Softly, we plan cultural immersions and gentle adventures to more than 100 countries, always with an eye toward keeping you healthy and safe. If you love international travel but have questions about traveling in a partially-vaccinated world, you have come to the right place!

Click the following links to . . .

Read a welcome message from our founder

Discover how you can plan now and book later once you are comfortable that you can travel safely again

Read answers to frequently asked questions from our clients, including some about safe travel during the pandemic

Learn about different trip types within the travel industry and where we fit

See profiles of our team


Photo: Maligne Lake, Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada




“Rick became my most trusted adviser in terms of international travel.”

Bertrand G.

“Laura always incorporates authentic experiences to match the interests of our group.”

Thomas W.

“Rick’s depth of knowledge of destinations is immense.”

Kristen H.

“Alex has an eye for details, personalized experiences, and day to day coordination.”

Natalie J.

“Laura brings a personal and thoughtful touch to all of our engagements.”

Deirdre O.