Frances H Woollam

Travel Advisor, Independent Consultant


Frances-Casual-Photo1-Crop-600x400Frances has been a travel advisor since 1978, and with Avant Travel since 1996. Born in Fukuoka, Japan, she has lived in the U.S. since she was 9 years old.  As an Air Force “brat”, she has lived in California, Hawaii, Texas and Okinawa.  As an adult, she has lived in New York City and Los Angeles as a TWA flight attendant.


She moved to Santa Fe, NM, in June of 2011 after residing in Lexington for 40 years.  She continues to plan vacation travel for clients as an Independent Contractor with Avant Travel.  Frances’ passions are traveling (of course!), downhill skiing, SCUBA diving, hiking and the Great Outdoors.  She also loves cruising … having been on over 40 cruises, big and small!


She loves a challenge and is always excited and open to assisting her clients plan memorable journeys.

Favorite Past Travels:

  • French Polynesia on the Paul Gauguin
  • Galapagos Islands on the M/V Santa Cruz
  • African Safari in Tanzania & Zimbabwe
  • SCUBA diving in the Philippines
  • Tour of China & Tibet
  • Belize & Costa Rica
  • Turks & Caicos Islands

Frances’ Bucket List:

  • Egypt & The Red Sea
  • Morocco
  • Machu Picchu
  • Vietnam & Cambodia