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Patrick Ledbetter: 800-406-5910
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Patrick Ledbetter with Oakland Travel LLC
An Independent Agency in the Avoya Travel Network

About Patrick Ledbetter

After many years of planning our own vacations, I decided to become a travel advisor. To really succeed as an advisor, it has to be more than just a business. It has to be a passion, a calling. For me, that’s been building over the last 15 years. I started my journey on a five-night cruise vacation on Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas. Over the years, my wife and I have visited many ports, embarked from different cities, learned almost everything there is to know about a cruise ship, and deepened our love of sailing the seas. We’ve also spent some time abroad, visiting several countries such as England, France, Italy, and Germany. Those trips have added to my knowledge of what it takes to build a vacation from scratch. To look at a map and say, where do we want to go and what do we want to do when we get there.


Royal Caribbean - Masters of Adventure
Carnival Cruise Line - Diamond Level Graduate
Norwegian Cruise Line - Master's Degree
Virgin Voyages - Certified First Mate

My Travel Adventures


Harmony of the Seas - May 2022

Ovation of the Seas - 2019
7 night Alaska out of Seattle

Majesty of the Seas - 2019
4 night Cuba out of Port Everglades

Oasis of the Seas - 2017
7 night Western Caribbean out of Port Canaveral

Adventure of the Seas - 2016
7 night Southern Caribbean out of San Juan PR

Allure of the Seas - 2014
7 night Eastern Caribbean out of Port Everglades

Allure of the Seas - 2013
7 night Western Caribbean out of Port Everglades

Freedom of the Seas - 2010
7 night Western Caribbean out of Port Canaveral

Mariner of the Seas - 2008
7 night Eastern Caribbean out of Port Canaveral

Sovereign of the Seas - 2006
3 night Bahamas Cruise out of Port Canaveral

Explorer of the Seas - 2005
5 night Western Caribbean out of Miami

Germany & Czech Republic - 2018

With the success and lessons learned from our Italy trip, when it came time to build the next big trip in 2018, Germany was at the top of the list. As we were planning the trip, it became obvious that we could make a swing through the Czech Republic for a few days and not miss a beat.

Frankfurt - 3 nights
Heidelburg half day trip
Cologne & Limburg full day trip

Munich - 3 nights
Castles of Neuschwanstein & Linderhof
Salzburg Austria full-day tour

Prague - 3 nights
Prague tour with a river cruise
Cesky Krumlov full-day tour

Berlin - 4 nights
Berlin Segway Tour
Berlin Highlights Tour
Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Tour

Italy - 2015

Rome - 6 nights
Sistine Chapel Private Tour
2 Day trip from Rome: Naples, Pompeii, Sorrento & Capri (included overnight hotel in Sorrento)
Angels & Demons tour
Ghost & Mystery walking tour
Hop On-Hop Off bus tour

Florence - 4 nights
Best of Florence segway tour
Dan Brown Inferno tour
Pisa Half-Day Trip from Florence Including Skip-the-Line Leaning Tower of Pisa Ticket