Your Rhode Island Travel Agency

Adventure, romance, relaxation, education, renewal…

Yankee Travel has been in the vacation planning business for more than 30 years, and we strive everyday to create seamless, energizing travel experiences. What makes us successful? Years of traveling ourselves, to places as close by as Walt Disney World, and as far away as Indonesia. We understand that your needs, desires and dreams are unique, and that it’s our job to match you with the perfect destinations, hotels and services.


Meet The Yankee Travel Team

CandyCandy Adriance has been in the travel business since 1972 , first as a flight attendant, then as a travel consultant, and now as the co-owner of Yankee Travel, Inc.  She has traveled around the world numerous times, and specializes in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and India. She’ll be happy to help you with any destination, from Disney World to Calcutta. You can contact her at Candy@yankeetravel.comOffice Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM   Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Frankie Sanders has been in the travel business since 1971, first as a flight attendant, then as a travel consultant, and now as a co-owner of Yankee Travel, Inc.
Frankie grew up in Britain, and has extensive knowledge and first-hand experience in travelling through Europe, Great Britain, Ireland and the Far East.  She is also an adventurer and has traveled throughout Africa and parts of South America.  You may contact her at Frankie@Yankeetravel.comOffice Hours:  9:00 AM to 5:30 PM  Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

Laurie Boyle has been in the travel business since 1983.  She is a graduate of Johnson and Wales University with a B.S. In Travel/Tourism Management. Laurie specializes in all aspects of leisure travel, and handles corporate travel as well. She is very knowledgeable with family vacations throughout Mexico and the Caribbean with a specialty in all- inclusive vacations! Laurie is also a ”Destination Wedding Specialist” and a honeymoon expert. She works 9:00am until 4:30 pm on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays and on Wednesdays and Fridays 9:00 am until 5:30 pm.  Laurie has been certified as a Sandals/Beaches specialist and a Viking Cruise specialist and has extensive knowledge with the Iberostar resorts throughout Mexico and the Caribbean.
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Holly Brunelli has been in the business since 1993.

Holly has first-hand experience with family vacations to DisneyWorld and all-inclusive vacations  throughout the Caribbean and Mexico. She also  specializes in booking Cruises, group travel and corporate travel.  Holly’s hours are 9:00 am until 4:30 pm Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. You can contact her at


Marion Thomas has been in the travel business since 1988. She is a cruise specialist with all cruise lines and has Commodore status with Princess Cruise Lines.
She is a destination specialist for Alaska, The National Parks, Caribbean and Mexico.  Marion works Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9:00 am until 5:30 pm. You can contact her at