Kingwood Travel, Inc

Kingwood Travel

Here is a little background about our agency...

Kingwood Travel specializes in cruise vacations, leisure tours, and groups and has an individual corporate department.

We are proud to be a member of the Signature Travel Network. Signature is a co-operative of the travel industry's leading retail travel agencies with more than 320 office locations who serve thousands of clients from around the world. The network, established more than 50 years ago, generates sales in excess of $3.5 billion. This buying power is leveraged to deliver the best value to our clients and allows Kingwood Travel's clients a bevy of exclusive benefits, including the best value on cruise packages, special escorted excursions, tour departures, hotels and resorts. Through Signature, Kingwood Travel offers several free travel publications that highlight this exclusivity.

Wherever you want to go, whatever you want to do, a Signature affiliated travel consultant will create travel experiences that are yours alone, shaped by your needs, tastes and dreams. Give us the opportunity to serve you.

We can fulfill all of your travel dreams Building memories, one vacation at a time...

Exotic tropical island vacations, luxury and adventure cruises, romantic getaways, honeymoon packages, safaris, and tours. You need a vacation and we're here to help you find the perfect trip.

Browse or search through our site (which is filled with the most comprehensive and up-to-date specials available) to see the wide variety of trips we offer and then contact us so we can help you narrow in on the perfect trip. We're looking forward to making your next trip a memorable and enjoyable one, so contact us today and get packing!


Sharon R. Lewis , Owner/Manager, started the agency in March 1977 when the population was just 7000.  For over 30 years, Kingwood Travel has made travel arrangements for a large number of the population.  Sharon is a member of Humble International Rotary, Humble Chamber of Commerce, Kingwood Chamber of Commerce, SKAL International Organization, and has donated to various charities including Mothers Against Cancer, Northeast Medical Center Hospital, and Project Graduation.  Sharon is a credited host onboard groups with Regent Cruises in Bermuda, Dubai, Silversea Cruises to Turkey, and has traveled extensively on most cruise lines. The Tribune newspaper, "Talk of the Town," announced Sharon's 31 years in the travel industry in Kingwood!

Sharon has experienced the Orient - Express from London to Paris and also small groups on AMA Waterways Rivercruises in Europe. She recently escorted a 14-night New England Celebrity Summit retirees of Exxon Mobil Oil Company cruise through New England and Canada out of New York. Last summer she took a barge cruise to the South of France from Provence to Paris. She has cruised Regent to Alaska, and Tauck Tours; by helicopter and hiking in the Bugaboos, Canada.

Sharon specializes in River Cruises. In 2013, Kingwood Travel chartered and entire Amawaterways River Cruise from Paris to Barcelona with a group of retired oil employees and then spent 3 nights in Barcelona. This was escorted by Sharon and staff. Other River cruises , Paris to Normandy. And Budapest to Prague are among her favorite on the Danube River. Will be escorting a group in the spring to Vietnam.



Mica Kapales-Shelton Travel Consultant/Leisure Manager, Mica Kapales-Shelton has been with Kingwood Travel for 30 years. She handles both domestic and international travel arrangements including planning extensive Round-the-World tickets for corporate clients. Mica's travels have taken her to many European Cities, Asia, Hawaii, Canada, Alaska, the Caribbean, Mexico, and throughout the United States. Cruising is the number one favorite so she has sailed with various cruise lines and the river cruises.

Destination Specialist Certifications: Crystal, Holland, Princess, Cunard, Disney, Norwegian, Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Celebrity, Regent, Disney, Las Vegas, Pueblo Bonito Resorts, Sandals, Fairmont Hotels, Marriot Hotels, Hilton Hotels, and Tauck Certified Agent.



Ann Chamberlain , Travel Consultant, has been with Kingwood Travel for 17 years.  She specializes in cruises, ski packages, Mexico tours, Caribbean travel, and US and Canada destinations. She is also a honeymoon and group destination specialist. Last year, Ann had the top sales in Europe for the nation.



Gail Evans , Travel Consultant, has been in the travel business for 18 years.  She specializes in corporate travel arrangements and has traveled to Europe, Asia, UK, Northern Africa, and the Caribbean.  She has also cruised numerous times.



Teresa Hugdahl, Travel Consultant, has been in the travel industry for 6 years.  She has Commodore status on Princess and Cunard Cruise Lines and is also a host for Voyager Clubs.  Teresa has lived in many parts of the United States and has traveled to Europe, Mexico, Hawaii, Canada, and the Caribbean.



Gillian P.Redman, Travel Consultant, has 20+ years in the travel industry and graduated from the KLM Academy in Schipol, Amsterdam.  She is originally from Trinidad and specializes in Sandals/Beaches Honeymoons and all Caribbean destinations. Gillian is the top sales person in the nation with Future Vacation for travel in Las Vegas.

Destination Specialist Certifications: Disney, Crystal, Sandals, Beaches, Carnival, Vegas, Royal Caribbean, Caribbean, Princess Cruises, Norweigian Cruises, AMA Waterways, Pueblo Bonito, Destination Weddings and Honeymoon Specialist.



Diane Blanco, Agent. Years of personal travel both international and domestic led Diane Blanco to lead her first community group to Europe while working as Director of College Relations for Lone Star College, Kingwood. After taking groups to Greece, Italy, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Spain and Alaska for more than 7 years, she realized this would be her next full-time career. Since retiring from the college in 2009, She has traveled to the Panama Canal, Costa Rica, China, Greece and numerous domestic destinations. Coming up this year she has her first ever Girlfriend’s European Christmas Market Tour to Austria, Switzerland and Germany, a community trip to Spain, a Girlfriend’s Spa Trip, a food and wine trip to San Francisco and the Napa Valley, Ireland and possibly a fall Leaf Peepers tour of New England! The world is our oyster—let’s go!

Destination Specialist Certifications: Crystal training, Cruise West, Signature Resort Webinar, and Signature Intranet Webinar



Dr. Pedro A. Rubio, CTC, MCC, DS, ASA, has been with Kingwood Travel for 10+ years. As a Virgin Galactic Accredited Space Agent he now specializes in booking the world''s first spaceline which will allow affordable sub-orbital space tourism for the first time in the history of the universe. Enjoy the ultimate experience of zero gravity and an out of this worldview of planet Earth from space.



Debra S. Rubio, CTC, MCC, DS, has been with Kingwood Travel for 10+ years. Since 1978, Debbie has been involved in the travel industry specializing in upscale leisure and business land and cruise trips around the world. In addition she has a special interest in Destination Weddings and Honeymoons, Customized Group Travel and Wellness Travel. Her trademark is personalized attention to every detail.



Frances Fennies, Agent. Frances has been involved in numerous charity organizations serving various Philanthropies throughout the past 20 years, served on the National Charity League Board and has worked at Kingwood Travel for 3 years. She was born in Trinidad, West Indies and has always had a great love of visiting other countries and experiences different cultures. She has traveled extensively to the Caribbean, Mexico, and Hawaii as well throughout other areas in the US. Frances has also been on over 12 cruises to various destinations such as Europe, Alaska, the Caribbean and Mexico. She received her degree from Virtuoso Ltd, whose company is only affiliated with the top 10% in sales of Travel agencies in the nation.



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