About Us

We are Alliston's Newest Travel Agency and are dedicated to providing you with honest, accurate information along with fantasic service. Everybody's holiday needs are different and we want to be sure that you get the memorable vacation you are looking for at the most reasonable price available.

Owners Michelle Adams and Wendy Hackett are long time residents of New Tecumseth and felt that the Downtown Alliston location was the ideal spot to open their business. Looking for a great deal? Join our mailing list today and be one of the first to have amazing specials sent right to your computer several times a week! No need to spend valuable time searching the internet, the deals will come to you!

Michelle Adams

Michelle Adams has been a resident of Alliston for over 20 years. She started in the travel industry at age 20 in a small Barrie agency. From there, she went on to work for a family owned wholesaler in Richmond Hill to experience a different side of the business. In 2002, a position became available at a local Alliston agency and Michelle worked her way up to Manager over the eight years. In March 2011, along with Wendy Hackett, she is now the proud owner and manager of All Ways Travel. Michelle enjoys travelling and has visited many countries including Cuba, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Mexico, Aruba, Bahamas, Panama and China. She has also had the opportunity to travel extensively through Canada and the United States. Michelle and her husband Cory chose Varadero, Cuba as the location for their wedding and would highly recommend it. Because of the unforgettable experience they had, Michelle decided to specialize in destination weddings and has assisted dozens of other couples in this amazing venture. She also loved the opportunity to travel with a group of people, so she also decided to specialize in groups of all sizes.

Wendy Thompson Hackett

Wendy Thompson Hackett was born and raised in Alliston. In 2004, she went on a Contiki trip to Europe and visited 10 countries in 21 days. After returning from this trip, she knew she wanted to work within the travel industry so she went back to college. After graduating from Humber College she worked for a well known agency in Bolton for several years as an outside representative. In 2008, she had the opportunity to work for a local agency in Alliston where she could be closer to home and to the core of her clients. In March 2011, an opportunity became available to Wendy and Michelle Adams, whom she had worked with for years, to open their own agency – and on March 7, 2011 the dream became a reality for them both when they opened All Ways Travel.

Wendy enjoys travelling and has visited 10 countries in Europe, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Bahamas, Barbados, Bermuda, Cuba, Jamaica and travelled extensively through Canada and the United States. She also enjoys organizing day, weekend and group excursions.

When she is not at the office, Wendy spends her time with her husband Jason and young son, Sullivan. She also enjoys both playing and watching all kinds of sports.

Darlene MacKenzie

Darlene MacKenzie has been a resident of Alliston for over 40 years. After raising her family she completed the Travel Consultant course at the College of Business Training. Her career began at a satellite agency in Borden and then transferred to the large main office in Barrie. She stayed at this busy agency for over 16 years.

Darlene has first hand experience in escorted coach travel with Insight, Trafalgar & Globus Tours. Having cruised the Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Mediterranean, Alaska, Eastern Seaboard & the Panama Canal on board most of the popular cruise lines, she has lots of cruise experience. She has traveled the globe including such destinations as New Zealand, Hawaii, China, Thailand, Laos, Russia, Czech Republic, France, Spain, Scotland, Britain, Italy & Greece. Also covered were Canada and the USA and Darlene has enjoyed many vacations in Mexico and the Caribbean.

Your trip doesn't have to be a "canned holiday" as Darlene can put together a customized itinerary just for you!

When not planning vacations for her clients, she enjoys traveling with her husband David and spending time with her grandchildren.

Heather Blaney

Heather Blaney has been a resident of New Tecumseth for 30 years. Recently retired, she has started a new career in the travel business. Her love for cruising has taken her to many Caribbean destinations including St Thomas, St Maarten, Roatan, Grand Cayman, Jamaica, St Kitts, Bahamas, St Lucia and Barbados. She recently returned from a wonderful trip to the Dutch Caribbean island of Curacao.

When not in the office, Heather can be found at the New Tecumseth Rec Centre operating the Learn to Skate program, Ice Tyme Skating School.

Judy Rabbits

Judy Rabbits has been a travel agent since 2000, loves cruising, and has experienced many Caribbean destinations, Alaska, European river cruises, and coach tours. She can help you with FIT packages to suit your needs, and has extensive knowledge on all inclusive vacations as she has visited most southern destinations, and many USA states.

Terri Dion

Terri Dion has worked in the travel industry since 2008. Previous to that she worked for Carnival Cruise Lines as a social host, traveling the Caribbean for 3 years. She loves to travel and explore new places.

Jodi McKee

Jodi McKee currently resides in Wasaga Beach with her husband and two young daughters. Her love of travel started when she was 16 and she participated in a student exchange in high school with a girl from Madrid, Spain. After spending 3 months living in Spain, upon her return the travel bug had hit her. She has been on two Caribbean cruises and visited the islands of Grand Cayman, Barbados, Devils' Island and Trinidad, to name a few. After university, she left home as part of the Student Work Abroad Program and lived, worked, and traveled extensively through Australia for almost 10 mths and continued her travels in New Zealand over the course of 10 weeks and home via Hawaii. She has also backpacked through Thailand and Vietnam. Her love of travel continues today as she travels yearly with her family south to Florida or Cuba/Mexico.

When not traveling, Jodi enjoys playing baseball, volleyball and golf as well as skiing with her family in the winter at Blue Mountain. Other interests are photography and gardening and spending as much time with her husband Jay and daughters Kinley & Ashlyn. And of course traveling!!

Melissa Coulter

Although Melissa Coulter is the newest member at All Ways Travel, she is no stranger to the travel industry. Melissa has enjoyed being a Travel Agent locally for the past twelve years. Her passion to travel has allowed her to cross off numerous destinations on her “bucket list” including: Czech Republic, Greece, Turks and Caicos and most recently, Costa Rica. She would love to share her experiences with you and help make your travel dreams a reality.

When Melissa isn’t working, you will often find her at the hockey rink with her son or outside walking her dogs.