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Andrey Zakharenko

San Francisco, California Travel Agent

Luxury Travel Agent

I grew up in travel. When it came time to choose a career, this is what I wanted to do. Driven by enthusiasm and curiosity for people and the world, I started a travel company centered on service, connection, technology, impact and fun. 

I believe one of my main roles is to be an advocate for my clients. I strive for clients to get more out of their trips than they seek. I will send clients to properties and destinations I’ve done extensive research on or have visited in person. I want to offer my clients the best, so I only work with the best.

I believe that travel can change us and the world for the better. I want to encourage and indulge my clients curiosity about the world and to ensure that their time away is perfect. 

I am always learning. Over the years I have acquired many areas of expertise and certifications. I am a Tahiti Tiare Agent, East Africa Specialist, Hawaii Expert, Russia and Eastern Europe Expert - just to name a few. 

I am passionate about the travel industry. I take every opportunity to share my knowledge, participate in travel conferences and mentor the next generation of travel professionals. 

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Travel Experiences

Auberge du Soleil in Napa delights on a rainy day
Bird song at sunset at Four Season Hualalai Big Island Hawaii

Four Seasons Hualalai Recharge in April 2021

White sand beach and black lava rocks and lush tropical landscaping - idyllic retreat found on the Big Island of Hawaii at the Four Seasons Hualalai. I got to be here in April 2021 to recharge my batteries and revive the spirit. This is a beautiful place with incredible service and ...Read more from my Four Seasons Hualalai Recharge in April 2021 story.

Reviews

12 of 22 people found this review helpful

Fantastic Getaway

Reviewed By RC - Los Angeles | Traveled to Santa Barbara ~ California ~ USA
My husband and I wanted to get away for a few days during Christmas so we contacted Andrey on a recommendation from a friend.

We were so happy with the service we received from Andrey. He listen to our requests and he was able to provided us with multiple, luxurious options. All of his offerings came with upgrades and perks! If we had tried to plan this vacation on our own, it would have been more expensive and there would not have been any extras!

I highly recommend Andrey for all of your travel needs. He made the process easy and gave us piece of mind. AND we had a wonderful time.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
Andrey Zakharenko responded:
Thank you so much for your kind words! I can't wait to plan a lot more amazing trips with you to different parts of the world. Thank you!
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15 of 30 people found this review helpful

Top class travel expertise!

Reviewed By Zlata - Seattle, Washington | Traveled to Europe
Andrey was amazing when booking my parents’ Anniversary trip to Europe. What started as a value plan turned into a luxury experience at minimal cost. My parents couldn’t stop talking about the amazing room with the balcony, the food, the experiences, the quality is the river boat compared to all he other companies typically available on the internet. I am so glad I stayed away from the internet and went with Andrey’s company for bookings this very important trip to celebrate my parents 50th wedding anniversary. His personal attention and patience with our questions during the booking process were outstanding as well. Amazing service!
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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13 of 27 people found this review helpful

Trip of a lifetime to Russia

Reviewed By Richard - Saratoga Springs, New York | Traveled to Russia & Northwest Asia
For my oldest son's graduation, I wanted to take our family of five on the trip of a lifetime to Russia. I wanted some luxuries on the trip. I wanted someone to handle all of the planning details. Especially, I wanted no headaches during the trip.

Andrey absolutely delivered. He took the time to learn a little about us and then helped us craft a three-week, multi-city itinerary. He took care of all the arrangements, from visas to restaurant reservations. We had great guides. Travel in and around Russia was seamless.

Andrey supported us throughout the trip, once saving us what might have been days of delay when a passport was left on a bus. It was confident and worry-free travel in a country that can otherwise be somewhat intimidating. He was easy to work with, happily accommodating last-minute changes. Nothing fell through the cracks.

I highly recommend Andrey and I hope to work with him again someday.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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13 of 28 people found this review helpful

Just Amazing

Reviewed By T - Albany, CA | Traveled to San Diego ~ California ~ USA
I've traveled extensively, but it wasn't until working with Andrey that added a certain level of wow, comfort and special treatment that I've learned to appreciate it even more.
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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