About First Class Travel
First Class Travel caters to the discerning traveler who has an extreme appreciation for a "First Class" vacation! Online shopping is fun, pictures are always beautiful, and good marketing can make anything look spectacular! But when you are in need of a high-quality vacation experience, you want to be certain that it is FIRST CLASS!
That's when you come to First Class Travel! For more than 30 years, we have put smiles on thousands of faces. We've been to these resorts and on these cruises. Therefore, we can provide insight far beyond photographs and propaganda. We can give you a firsthand account of what you can "really “expect. And, as the Delaware Valley's leading travel concierge, we are often able to use our clout to get our clients upgrades and other "perks" that they cannot get otherwise. So, when it's time to REWARD yourself for all your hard work, call First Class Travel and we will make it happen! Expert Travel Services are yours, FREE!
Kathy opened the business in 1988, after graduating from Widener University with a degree in Travel & Tourism Management. Kathy's passion for travel has created and strengthened lasting relationships with clients in order to ensure that everyone who comes to First Class Travel looking for a diligently curated, individually tailored vacation gets the trip of their dreams.
Selena is Kathy's daughter, and joined First Class Travel after graduating from Drexel University with a Bachelor's Degree in Hospitality Management and a minor in Business Administration. Selena worked in the Sales & Catering industry at top Philadelphia hotels and then joined First Class Travel 8 years ago.
Their experiences and education are bolstered by the know-how that Director of Sales Sue Marrese, Travel Concierge Karen Monaghan Arnone, and luxury coordinators Kristen Way and Stephanie Maden bring to the table. Enabling First Class to deliver impeccably crafted vacation experiences—often shaped by the team’s globe-hopping firsthand travels. Whether that vacation is a well-appointed cruise, a luxurious international escape, an unforgettable family trip or a romantic getaway, First Class knows how to point clients toward everything from the must-see mainstays to what local’s call best-kept hidden gems.
"Booking our clients special vacations isn't just a hobby for us, it is a true passion and skill that we take very seriously and of course, always have fun doing it!" -Selena
You pay for the trip, not our expertise. No matter what business you’re entrusting your plans with, you want to know it has the experience, insight and passion for customer care to deliver the services you’re both promised and paying for.
DIRECTOR of sales
Karen Monaghan Arnone