Chris Goate

Personal Travel Advisor

After graduating from the University of Humberside in 1996 I completed various management programmes in the hotel and leisure sector before moving to the travel Industry in 2004. Since then I have travelled extensively and spent a lot of time touring the Far East & Australasia.

If you have a complicated Itinerary I am the ideal person to talk to.

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Training & Qualifications

  • Sandals & Beaches Specialist
  • AM Resorts Master Agent
  • Almond Resorts Specialist
  • Elite Island Resorts Specialist
  • Couples Resorts Specialist
  • Occidental Resorts Specialist
  • Harlequin Resorts Specialist
  • Beachcomber Resorts Specialist
  • Kuoni Specialist
  • Dreams Master Agent
  • Secrets Master Agent
  • Cruise Specialist
  • Dominican Republic Specialist
  • Jamaica Specialist
  • Kenya Specialist
  • Thailand Specialist
  • Bahamas Specialist
  • Cayman Islands Specialists Specialist
  • Bermuda Specialist
  • Seychelles Specialist
  • Aruba Specialist
  • Antigua & Barbuda Specialist
  • Trinidad & Tobago Specialist
  • Turks & Caicos Specialist
  • St Lucia Specialist
  • Cancun Specialist
  • Caribbean Tourist Board Platinum Agent

In a nutshell.

  • Describe yourself in three words: Passionate, Dedicated, Hard‐Working
  • Catchphrase: "What’s your beef Chief?"
  • Likes: Chinese Takeaways, kickboxing, and my wife (not all at the same time!)
  • Hidden talent: I’m an expert dancer, just add Merlot
  • Lesser-known fact about you: Contrary to popular belief Goates don’t eat everything (well I don’t anyway)
  • Best feeling in the world: A job well done
  • Favourite snack: 6” Italian BMT sub on wheat with plenty of salad and jalapeno peppers
  • What type of hat best describes your personality: A Sombrero – perfect for ladies to dance round
  • If you could have any superpower, what would it be and why: Invisibility - the possibilities are endless!!!
  • Best holiday you’ve ever had: My honeymoon; who wouldn’t love Las Vegas, San Francisco and Cancun on the same 3 week trip?

Places I've Been.

What my clients say.

  • Thanks to Chris for the effortlessly efficient armchair booking of our holiday to Almond Beach Barbados!
  • I just wanted to say thank you for organising our fabulous holiday to Palm Island and St. Vincent! We witnessed baby turtles being hatched and helped put them in the sea, saw dolphins in the wild, and felt very lucky and special.
  • Just booked our holiday thanks Chris for all your help, great service as always!
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From my blog.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Punta Cana: You Really Got Me

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Blue Bay Travel guru, Chris, and his wife, Liz, head for the classic rock themed resort, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Punta Cana, to discover their inner rock star! It turns out this Dominican Republic resort has the perfect vibe, value and family fun combination they've been searching for.

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