Alana's enthusiasm for travel and planning the perfect vacation for you is evident from your first interaction. Alana became a vacation travel specialist in 1987. She enjoys planning your trip as much as she enjoys traveling the world herself. Her personal travels have taken her throughout the Caribbean, China, Mexico, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Canada and various countries in Europe. Her favorite destination has been Italy, where she enjoyed the amazing architecture, history, food, drink and the varied culture of the Italian people. Whether you are looking for a quiet beach or an action-packed vacation, Alana is ready to make your trip a memory you will cherish forever.

Specialty Highlights


With the last name Magestro, Alana felt compelled to visit Italy.  She had no idea that she would absolutely fall in love with it.  The vast rolling hills of Tuscany, the historic  buildings and ruins, the art, the sumptuous cuisine and wines, and the lively people are truly amazing.  It is what prompted Alana to become an Italy Specialist. Whether you are looking for a relaxing beach, a gastronomic adventure, a romantic escapade or a historic walk through time, let Alana help you plan your memorable trip to this majestic country.


If you have always wanted to experience an exotic culture and you enjoy a mix of ancient history with modern cosmopolitan cities, then China is the destination for you.  Imagine walking the Great Wall, viewing the Terra Cotta Soldiers or cruising the Three Gorges of the Yangtze River.  The history of China is evident even in the vast modern cities. Whether you prefer the scenic wonders or the bustling cities, Alana  can help design your momentous trip to this alluring country.

River Cruising

Do you like to explore intriguing destinations?  How does relaxing on board a small intimate ship while exploring quaint villages and towns in out of the way areas sound to you?  Exciting? Fascinating? Something you have always dreamed of?  Then River Cruising is the trip for you.  Whether you want to explore Europe, Asia, Egypt or Russia there are many enthralling itineraries to choose from.  Alana is a Uniworld River Cruise Specialist and has first hand experience in traveling this way.  Let her help plan your extraordinary River Cruise today!

Alana's Recent Trips