Anina Travel Service, Inc. is a full service travel agency located on LaSalle Street in Chicago, serving clients since 1974. We believe in personalized service and strive to design and plan trips to fit our clients budget and to fulfill their travel dreams.
We have had the opportunity to travel extensively and have experienced diverse cultures, epic scenery, wild life, unspoiled beaches and terrains, and so much more.
Some of the more recent experiences
Cuba was a lifelong dream fulfilled. On a circle cruise of Cuba, we stopped at ports such as Santiago de Cuba-know for its revolutionary history, colonial architecture and Afro-Cuban culture.
Havana, a colorful combination of history and culture, magnificent sights and array of nightlife choices. Punta Frances, the “Isle of Youth” with its glorious beach of white sand, crystal clear blue waters perfect for snorkeling.
And Cienfuegos known for it’s colonial era buildings and beautiful central square, the Thomas Terry theater, a national monument, with unique architecture and the colonial village of Trinidad, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site.
Bali – and island and province in Indonesia, brings forth thoughts of romance in paradise.
The south side of the island has busy Denpasar and one of the most visited areas, with its very chic Kuta Beach. In central Bali we visited the city of Ubud. We also traveled through the lush green mountainous landscape reaching the northshore and the city of Lovina with its black sand beaches. To the west there is Menjangan National Park where we enjoyed snorkeling at Menjangan Island.
Spain and Portugal are two amazing countries with so much history, culture, architecture, works of art, natural wonders, delicious cuisine and world famous olive oil. Some of the places to explore are:
Barcelona and Gaudi’s extraordinary masterpiece, the Sagrada Familia. Granada and the royal summer residence, the Alhambra Palace and exotic water gardens of Generalife. Seville and the Plaza de Espana in Maria Luisa Park, famous for its flamenco shows. The Moorish city of Cordoba and the famous 2,000-year old bridge, Mezquita-Cathedral of Cordoba. In Madrid, the Prado Museum, Royal Palace, Plaza Mayor, and the famous jamon (ham). Porto, Portugal, situaded on River Douro and celebrated as the Port wine capitol of the world. In Lisbon, visit the Belem Quarter and enjoy a tasting of famous “Pasteis de Belem” (Portuguese egg tart). Jeronimos Monastery, Sao Jorge Castle.
The Algarve along the sun drenched southern coast to relax and enjoy wine and classic seafood dishes rooted in the region.
Our travel experiences have given us more intimate information and knowledge of many areas, which have been advantageous when planning various trips for our clients – trips such as – family vacations, honeymoons, destination weddings, adventure trips, river and ocean cruises, small group tours, villa vacations, domestic and international airfares, discounted international premium airfares, hotel packages with transfers and local tours.