Mark is a groups product manager for Academy Travel, designing new itineraries and implementing their arrangements. He has a particular expertise in our tours to the Middle and Near East, Africa, Asia and Australasia. Mark has a broad history of twenty years in the travel industry, having worked with in-bound Japanese tourism for Thomas Cook, as a flight attendant with Qantas and as the coordinator of the study tour program at the Centre for Continuing Education, University of Sydney. A fluent Japanese speaker, Mark spent three years working in Japan. He has followed his love of travel through Australia and the South East Asia, most of continental Europe and the USA – but he has also enjoyed trips to lesser-known destinations such as Laos, Ethiopia and Burma. Mark is a born aesthete and always knows the best place to dine in any given city.
Academy Travel is an Australian-owned travel company, dedicated to providing tailored small group journeys for individuals and associations. Academy Travel is a qualified travel agency. As well as managing your tour booking, our experienced consultants are happy to assist with all aspects of your travel, including international flights, pre and post-tour accommodation and travel insurance.