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Lauren Monk in a white outfit posing in front of a sunset.

Lauren Monk


  • Thailand,
  • South Africa,
  • Luxury Travel,
  • Boutique Travel

Based in

Raleigh, North Carolina

Profile details


A North Carolina native fueled by a passion for exploring diverse cultures, sampling the latest and greatest restaurants and crafting meticulous itineraries.

Travel style

With a keen eye for detail and commitment to creating unforgettable experiences, I live for a meticulously curated itinerary. My travel style includes a harmonious balance of relaxation and exploration, often centered around a good meal. I specialize in crafting bespoke itineraries catered to clients’ unique interests, thinking beyond conventional attractions to immerse clients in the heart of local culture and deliver a VIP experience.

Favorite hotels

Castle Hill Inn

An elegant Relais & Châteaux inn with impeccable cuisine, hyper-individualized service and refined decor.

Fora Perks
  • VIP welcome amenity.

  • Breakfast daily.

The Colony Palms Hotel and Bungalows

Bright boutique hotel in Palm Springs with a full-service spa just one block from Palm Canyon Drive.

Fora Perks
  • $25 food / beverage credit.

  • Welcome treat in room on arrival.

  • Upgrade & guaranteed late check-out.

Lauren's travel photos

Beautiful pool view

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Lauren Monk in a white outfit posing in front of a sunset.

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