Kathy Burns Lamphier
(603) 436-4110

Kathy Burns Lamphier

President, Accredited Cruise Counselor, ASA, CTC

My Background:


A constant explorer and wanderer. I have visited all 7 continents, including Antarctica. Although I’ve enjoyed them all, my heart has always been in Italy and Africa-particularly with the majestic African wildlife. Wherever the animals are is where you'll find me. A travel advisor for over 35 years, focused on creating "bucket list" dream trips that include experiences like heli-hiking in New Zealand's Franz Joseph Glacier area, a stay on Australia's Kangaroo Island, African safari's, a family reunion in a Tuscan villa, and so much more.

10 years working for a large corporate travel company, managing a 100-person team, had put me out of touch with travelers. I missed designing and then hearing about their adventures! So, in 1988, I left my corporate position and opened Posh Travel 10 short weeks later. Being a boutique agency allows more personalized attention to travelers like you, and I would love the opportunity to start crossing items off your bucket list.

Places I Have Traveled

Masai Mara , Kenya

Okavango Delta , Botswana

Chobe National Park , Botswana

Maun , Botswana

Johannesburg , South Africa

Cape Town , South Africa

Sydney , Australia

Auckland , New Zealand

Rome , Italy

Venice , Italy

Florence , Italy

Amalfi , Italy

Positano , Italy

Ravello , Italy

Capri , Italy

Ischia , Italy

Garda , Italy

Berlin , Germany

London , United Kingdom

Paris , France

Eze-sur-mer , France

Reykjavík , Iceland

Delhi , India

Udaipur , India

Mumbai , India

Amsterdam , Netherlands

Brugge , Belgium

Lisbon , Portugal

Porto , Portugal

Madrid , Spain

Seville , Spain

Barcelona , Spain

Cappadocia , Turkey

Istanbul , Turkey

Athens , Greece

Santorini , Greece

Mykonos , Greece

Dubai , United Arab Emirates

St. Petersburg , Russia

Santiago , Chile

Puerto Montt , Chile

Easter Island , Chile

Atacama , Chile

Lima , Peru

Cuzco , Peru

Machu Picchu , Peru

Buenos Aires , Argentina

Bariloche , Argentina

Ushuaia , Argentina

Antarctic Peninsula , Antarctica

Quito , Ecuador

Galapagos Province , Ecuador

Milford Sound , New Zealand

Christchurch , New Zealand

Ayers Rock , Australia

Kangaroo Island , Australia

Cairns , Australia

Melbourne , Australia

Churchill (Manitoba), Canada

Vancouver (British Columbia), Canada

Kamloops (British Columbia), Canada

Jasper (Alberta), Canada

Banff (Alberta), Canada

Montreal (Quebec), Canada

Quebec (Quebec), Canada

Hamilton , Bermuda

Hong Kong , China

Arenal Hanging Bridges , Costa Rica

Arenal , Costa Rica

Kota Kinabalu , Malaysia

Phnom Penh , Cambodia

Saigon , Vietnam

Many Thanks!

Posted in Aruba

Kathy helped us with a relatively last minute request for assistance organizing a vacation. The only problem was that, as is our practice, we weren't sure where we wanted to go! She walked us through a number of options, and came up with great alternatives for each. We finally settled on Aruba, and we had a fabulous time. She was terrific! Thank you, Kathy!

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Seville Trip

Posted in Seville, Spain

We had a wonderful trip to Seville. This is our second stay at Hotel Alfonso. Normally we would have tried another hotel, but Hotel Alfonso was such a great place to stay last visit that we went again. It was a great choice. The hotel itself is beautiful. The staff members are very helpful. We asked a LOT of questions and got lots of help for tours, side trips, etc. Every question we had was answered with a smile and...

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Terrific!

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Great trip perfectly planned - we had the best flights possible to destination; on cruise staff; food & accommodations exceeded expectations. The stateroom size was well beyond what we anticipated. Cruise itinerary & entertainment aboard was exceptional.

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