(25 Reviews)
100% Recommended

Penny Carpenter

Clinton, OK
An independent agent with Travel Leaders Bentley Hedges Travel in Oklahoma City, OK

Active & Adventure Specialist AK FL HI

I love scuba diving the Palancar Reef in Cozumel, the shark dive at Sandals Grand Bahamian and diving with the turtles and 8ft eagle reys at Sandals Barbados, Water skiing at Sandals Antigua and at home. Trekking the Black Forest and biking on Ama Cruises and swimming with the Seals and Whale Sharks on Uncruise in the Sea of Cortez. My bucket list contains trekking Machu Pichu, skiing the Alps and diving the Great Barrior Reef.

My Travel Specialties

Travel Leaders Active And Adventure Specialist

For the past 18 years, I have I been blessed to have the best job in the world, there is nothing better than planning a wonderful trip.  My clients are the best, I get so excited helping them plan where they are going, what they are going to do and see once they arrive.  I become absorbed in the destination,...
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Ama Waterways Bike Tour

Weddingmoons, EU Mediteranean AK HI MX Leisure

I have the best job in the world, I make dreams come true! At the end of the day my husband will ask how my day went, I get to reply with things like, “I was in Alaska this morning, Rome and St. Lucia this afternoon, and ended with a cruise". What more could you ask for? Every day brings with it a...
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A great restaurant in Spain.

Travel Leaders Leisure Specialist

I am a Travel Leaders Leisure Specialist, so I can help in all of your leisure needs. If you want to take a cruise I am a Princess & Cunard Commodore, the highest level of training & I have sailed with both companies, so I know the quality they bring to the table. I am also a Un-Cruise Adventure Certified...
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My husband & I at El Dorado Royal outside Cancun

My Travel Albums

Diving Catalina Island in Punta Cana
Sandals wrapped my car!
Scuba Diving included
The Black Forest
They even have John Deere's in Germany
Ama Rhine River Cruise The Ama Sanota
Retired Fire Chief still looks for the Firestation
Los Cabo Barcelo Grand Faro
Barcel Grand Faro Los Cabo
Sea of Cortes Un-Cruise
Sea of Cortez
Las Vegas Fam
my husbands in The hot seat and I have the control
Travel Leaders Conference Atlanta
Working partners and friends
MLT University Continuing education In Minneapolis
Friends
My daughters wedding at Sandals Ochi
Cut the cake
Snow Skiing
Been skiing for 38 years and love it!
Motorcycle Riding the US
Mountain View, AR
El Dorado Royale
El Dorado Royale
Scuba Diving
Diving together

Customer Testimonials

Bucket List

On my way to Anchorage. There are no words for me to tell you how much I appreciate all you have done working up this trip. Pretty emotional and overwhelming but everybody is so nice everything is done for me. Thank you Penny ...you are amazing at your job but more than that, I’m so glad I know you personally. Love you sweet girl
Pam H Norman, OK

50th Anniversary Trip

Penny, We just returned from Nashville, TN. You took care of us when we couldn't make the trip to Phoenix, AZ with the church group. The "A" tickets on Southwest were really great. Calling 24 hours in advance was terrific. Our seats and loading went very smooth even our close call in St. Louis where had only about 30 minutes to exchange planes was easy. We would travel Southwest in the future. We had an amazing 50th wedding anniversary and it all started with you! Thank you so very much!
Wayne K OKlahoma city, OK

Alaska Family Cruise

Good Morning Penny, I wanted to drop you a quick note to let you know how much we all enjoyed the Alaskan Cruise. Thank you so very much for all of your help in making the trip go so smoothly. My parents had all good compliments about you and how efficient you were at taking extra care of them. Thank you so very much Penny!
Connie S, Ft. Worth, TX

Dominican Republic

I just want to tell you thank you for booking our trip to Punta Cana. Your attention to detail made a difference and made this our best vacation by far. First, the fact that you recommended the ocean view as opposed to garden view as the rest of the group did, was very appreciated! Enjoying our coffee in the morning and wine in the evening with a view of the ocean was amazing. Second, we had 11 other people taking this trip, the rest of them coming from Las Vegas. You were the only agent that informed us of the $10 travel card to get into DR. After seeing the line when we got to the airport of those who hadn't purchased in advance, we were truly grateful. The transport service was great and added to our carefree vacation. We have taken a cruise every year for the last 3 that we booked directly through Carnival. After this experience and your professional touch, we will contact you for any future vacations. Thank you again for helping make our vacation so spectacular!
Liz J, Clinton, OK

NY Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

In November, my family (5 adults) visited New York City to watch the Macy Day Parade. It was wonderful! We owe many thanks to Penny Carpenter, TL Travel Specialist for superb travel plans. I highly recommend allowing Penny to plan your next vacation or get away. Penny was a delight to work with and gave us such good information in planning our trip and our itinerary, which was set up perfectly. Our stay in New York was absolutely delightful. Lodging accommodations were friendly, kind, willing to assist and clean. She gave us detailed, useful advice before going, including best safety measures while there. I was so impressed with her dedication and professionalism! She loves assisting individuals planning a miraculous tip and her enthusiasm really showed. I would book a trip with her again anytime.
Gail W, Clinton, OK

Sandals Grande Antigua Wedding/honeymoon

Penny, We just wanted to let you know that everything was perfect for our wedding/honeymoon. We were very pleased and impressed with the accommodations at the resort. They were all nothing less than first class. Everywhere plus the process we went through was as smooth as planned. We can't thank you enough for making our wedding/honeymoon a dream to remember for years to come. I have already told people that you are the best and are very helpful and I recommend you above all others. Thanks Again, Joe Don and Robin
Joe Don and Robin, Weatherford, Oklahoma

London and Germany

Thank you so much for the wonderful 2 weeks in Europe. It couldn’t have been better. Alvin & Donna
Dr. Alvin B, Arapaho, OK

Europe

Thank you so much for arranging this trip of a Lifetime. Love Paul & Hong
Paul K Clinton, OK

Canadian Cruise

What a beautiful trip! Thank you for all the work & planning to make it happen. We are going home with some great memories. Joe & Sandra
Joe Z Clinton, OK

Mexico Cruise

It was great, but then we had to come home. Jay & Kelli
Jay S Clinton, OK

Alaska Land and Cruise

Thank you for helping us with another wonderful trip? Mike, Sue, Leanne & Trevor
Mike H Cordell, OK

Alaska Cruise

14 satisfied people – another trip well done, Thanks Charles & Kay
Charles and Kay F Custer City, OK

My Reviews

This was the best vacation - unil the next one!
Penny was wonderful! Like she has done for us many times before, her travel knowledge and guidance made this cruise another great experience! I can't imagine making travel plans without her help!
By  R.J.  from  Clinton, OK
Traveled to  Seattle ~ Washington ~ USA
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends

Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for you kind words. I have enjoyed working with you and am so glad your trip was a success.

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Wonderful Alaska Adventure
Penny helped us plan our Alaska excursion and we had a wonderful trip. Not only does she give great tips for the trip, she has great people she has worked with for excursions. Penny is there for you during planning, while on your trip and return. Thanks. Penny will be my trip planner from now on. Ready for the next one!
By   JP  from  Cordell OK
Traveled to  Alaska ~ USA
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends

Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so very much for your review. I really appreciate it and am so glad you had a great trip. I look forward to working with you in the future.

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Our first time in Cozumel
This was our first trip and we’re glad we chose Penny. She was very helpful and nice! We didn’t have a problem with anything! She was great.
By  vc2345  from  Clinton, OK
Traveled to  Cozumel ~ Quintana Roo ~ Mexico
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends

Penny Carpenter responded:
Thank you so much for your review. I really appreciate it. I'm glad everything went smoothly for you, due to inclement weather and other circumstances it doesn't always go the way you want it too. I'm glad yours went well. Thank you, have a blessed day,

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Perfect trip
Hey! The trip was perfect!

I really can’t think of anything that you didn’t do. We are so thankful we went through you! Definitely made things go smoothly!

And for the property, it was great. No complaints or surprises at all.

Thank you again for everything!
By  MS Honeymoon  from  OKLAHOMA CITY
Traveled to  Jamaica ~ Caribbean
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends

Penny Carpenter responded:
Great, I am so glad you enjoyed it. Thank you for letting me know.

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Alaska an absolute success
Penny,
We could not have been more pleased with our Alaska Holland America experience! The professionalism and attention to detail by Holland America while meeting all our travel needs, made our choice to see Alaska an absolute success! We would highly recommend seeing Alaska by land and by sea!. Our train excursion was fantastic and our on board ship experience was excellent. Service was fantastic along with the finest food and high quality on board entertainment. It will go down for both of us as time well spent together as we explored a fascinating and beautiful land.

Thank you for your professional expertise and personal approach in helping us plan our great adventure to Alaska!

David and Janice Berrong
By  Berrong  from  Clinton, OK
Traveled to  Alaska ~ USA
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends

Penny Carpenter responded:
I am so glad you had a great trip and created memories to last a lifetime. Thank you for your kind words.

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Destination Expert:

  • Hawaii
  • Caribbean
  • Mediterranean
  • USA
  • Baltic Sea

Travel Specialist:

  • Beach Vacations
  • Honeymoons
  • Scuba
  • Casinos & Gambling
  • Cruises
  • Skiing & Winter Sports
  • All Inclusive
  • Water Sports
  • Family Vacations

Top Travel Partners:

  • Delta Vacations
  • Princess Cruises®
  • UnCruise Adventures
  • Royal Caribbean International
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Rocky Mountaineer Rail Tours
  • Funjet Vacations

Certifications/Awards:

  • Cunard Commodore and Princess Cruise Expert
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Professional NCL Specialist
  • Cayman Island Specialist, Super Clubs Super Agent
  • Club Med Sales Specialist & Las Vegas Expert
  • Certified Sandals & Beaches Specialist

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