Mobile Travel Agents

Always by your side

Time Management... It is most likely one of the biggest challenges of our time. That is why Connections your travel and lifestyle partner-in-travel has brought into being experienced Mobile Travel Agents who have, alongside their extensive year-long know-how of the travel world and its chartered and unchartered territory, eye and ear for your personal quest and cravings. Their focus is on spending quali-time with you in order to work out a surprising and often ground-breaking travel itinerary that will exceed your fondest expectations. That is, if that is what you want.


Carolien Augustynen

Carolien lives in Duffel now, but worked and lived 5 years in different countries. Travelling is a passion she likes to share with others. Her family and 3 little explorers are going along on these adventures.

"She would rather own little & see the world than own the world and see little of it." For every budget there should be a fantastic experience. Citytrips, group travels, à la carte,... nothing is impossible. Contact her and she will plan with a lot of enthousiasm your dream journey.

Ellen Cras

Routine kills! She likes to share her passion, drive and enthousiasm to explore the world! Mission Possible! According to your travel budget she gets the maximum out of it. She tries to be abroad as much as possible to discover different new destinations.

She loves Asian Food, worldwide roadtrips and Africa! Contact her and create together your perfect journey! You get a personal travel companion as extra value! Her favourite destinations are Namibia, South-Africa, Botswana, USA, Canada, New-Zealand.


Erik Laenens

With years of experience in the travel industry and having already discovered a large part of the world himself, Erik would like to unburden you for your next trip. A business trip to a congress, city trip with friends, touring Argentina, exploring Oman, Costa Rica or Myanmar, a "once -in-a-lifetime" road trip through Japan, diving holidays and so much more. Single, with friends or family or in a group. According to your budget and wishes.

Together with you, Erik will work out the trip so that you can enjoy your trip without worries. His choice for Mobile Travel Expert is inspired by the fact that Erik wants to be there for you when it suits you best. This can certainly be after the working day, or at the weekend and before, during and after your trip. Feel free to consider him your personal travel companion! Email or call him for all your questions. He will be happy to help you.

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Laura Vermeire

Laura is the youngest mobile travel agent at Connections, but she certainly doesn't lack experience. As an enthusiastic world traveler, she started her adventures on all continents of our globe when she was 17 years old. Since then, she has gained a wealth of experience and knowledge of the most unique places while working and traveling.

From the bustling streets of New York to the latin salsa bars in Colombia and Cuba, to the most remote bounty beaches of Thailand, Laura makes you discover the most stunning places. Whether it's a low-budget backpacking trip, a snug family vacation, a vibrant city break, a romantic couple's getaway, or a luxurious honeymoon... You name it! She's your travel agent at any hour of the day, so feel free to call or email her whenever it suits you best. Do you prefer a face-to-face conversation? No problem. Don't hesitate to get in touch and plan with Laura your once-in-a-lifetime vacation with Laura! Specialties: Central and South America, Asia, Europe, and off-the-beaten-path travel.


Lien De Meulemeester

You neither have time nor knowledge to organize your own trip? It’s hard to call or meet during normal working hours? Then Lien is your partner! Lien De Meulemeester lives in Kortrijk and has been working at Connections since 2005. She lived and studied for 2 years in Peru and studied sustainable tourism and ecotourism.

Her passion for Latin America and the entire continent of America (including Canada and USA) is enormous. She has travelled in over 50 countries and keeps on doing so with her young family. That knowledge and experience together with your wishes gets moulded in an unforgettable trip for all peer groups - be it families with children, couples, groups (of friends) or people eager to travel around the world.

Philippe Smolders

Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. Philippe Smolders lives in Brussels, works 24 years for Connections. He likes exploring the world and shares his passion, travel experiences with you.

Contact him for your next journey wheater it is with your family, friends, in group or a honeymoon! From Africa to America, South America to Asia or Australia, name it and he will help you with pleasure and enthousiasm to make your trip unforgettable!


Soledad Sackmann

Born in Chile, Soledad arrived in Belgium when she was 3 years old and was bitten early by the travel bug. The first years of her life were filled with discovering mainly Europe. Since she joined the Connections team in 2007, she got the opportunity to travel further and discover Canada, Thailand, United States, Japan, Costa Rica and many others in addition to her home countries of Chile and Argentina.

Tailor made travels have no secrets for her. What about planning your next trip together? Call her and you’ll create together the best trip for you, your wishes and your dreams.

Véronique Dedobbeleer

After 11 years in a Connections Travel Shop, including 2 years in Wemmel, it’s time to start a new adventure. Véronique lives in Laeken, on the border with Vilvorde, Koningslo and Grimbergen but is ready to drive across Belgium to share her passion: ‘drawing up and developing your travel plans’.

“The best job is living from your passion”. Always attentive and concerned about the work and service accomplished, she will be your best ally for your future travel plans, so do not hesitate to contact her.


Why choose Connections?

Because we are travellers, just like you. Always looking for exciting experiences, fascinating encounters and new horizons. Because we are 100% Belgian and can assist you in your own language. Because we make it our personal mission to lift your travels beyond your wildest imagination. Because life is more intense when you travel, really travel!

More about Connections

The twinkle in the eye

Do not expect conformity from us. We are always looking for those extra ingredients that make your trip truly special. We swear by intense experiences.

Over 100 Travel designers around the country

Meet the Connections crew in our Travel Shops located all over Belgium. All of our Travel Designers are looking forward to meeting you and welcome you with open arms.

+35 Years on the road

We've been paving our way for a while. Travelling with Connections means choosing 'peace of mind'. Everything perfectly arranged, excellent service, certainty and reliability.

Always by your side

We're here whenever you need us! Available via our website, our travel shops, our customer service center, at the airport and via our mobile travel agents.