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Meet the Team

Adeona Travel in Cheadle Hulme has an unrivalled team of experts.  They all enjoy travelling, continually increasing their knowledge through training courses, gathering customer feedback and first hand experience of destinations from 'fam' trips.  They have all been accredited Cruise Experts by CLIA and have first hand knowledge of cruise holidays, providing expert guidance on the range of ocean and river cruises available.  As a licensed ATOL holder they can tailor-make itineraries or sell packages to suit individual customer needs.  They have visited too many places to list them all but the details below hopefully give you an idea of their particular favourites.    

Helen Burgess is the managing partner at Adeona Travel in Cheadle Hulme

Helen Burgess - Partner
Adeona Travel is Helen’s brain child! Passionate about customer service and with a background in retail, Helen knows there is a strong demand for an independent travel service and believes that Adeona Travel competes successfully with on-line travel companies by understanding customers needs and being able to suggest destinations and create bespoke holidays.

Helen has travelled extensively and can provide first hand knowledge on New Zealand (her favourite destination), Australia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, The Caribbean, America and India. Helen is a South African Expert - Accredited by South African Tourism. Closer to home Helen is a big fan of Sicily and Denia and can also give advice on a wide range of city break destination including Amsterdam, Tallin, Krakow and Barcelona. Helen is confident customers will love the Adeona Travel experience – the place where your journey begins!


Dina Bissiey Travel Agent Specialist Spain, Australia, New Zealand and Spain

Dina Bissiney - Branch Manager
With over 40 years in travel Dina runs the store in Cheadle Hulme. Having moved from Spain as a child and a native Spanish speaker, Spain and The Balearic Islands are a destination Dina knows and loves well.  She has visited many areas but her favourite is Puerto Pollensa in Majorca. Dina has been accredited by Tourism Australia as an Aussie Expert and has visited several areas on Australia on 'fam' trips.  Dina is also an Italy expert and enjoys creating tailor-made itieneraries for her clients, her favourite area being the Italian Lakes.  Dina loves to make her customers smile!

Karen Johnson Assistant Manager Travel Agent Specialist in the Far East, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Sardinia, Norway, the Arctic and the Northern Lights

Karen Johnson - Assistant Manager
With over 30 years in travel Karen is Dina’s right hand woman!

Karen specialises in the Far East, Sri LankaMaldives, USA, South America and Africa with extensive first hand knowledge of many of these destinations.  She enjoys spending time with her clients to understand their preferences and creating bespoke multi centre itineraries. Closer to home Karen knows Sardinia very well, as well as Majorca, Norway, the Arctic and the Northern Lights.

Iain Townsend Flight Specialist

Iain Townsend
With 30 years in travel Iain is the Adeona flight speciliast, and if truth be told a bit of a plane spotter at heart! He uses his vast experience of airlines, routes and fare options to save Adeona customers time and money. Iain has travelled very extensively in USA but his favourite destination is Canada. Iain has also visited the Far East including Thailand, Hong Kong and Japan. Iain is accredited by the Dubai Tourism as a Dubai Expert. Closer to home Iain has a wide knowledge of European holiday destinations and is an expert on Disneyland Resort Paris.

For more information call the Adeona Travel team today on: 0161 486 9247

What our customers say:
"The quality of service provided by all of the staff has been consistently top class and I speak on the basis of being a very regular customer for over sixteen years. The level of efficiency as well as friendliness has always been excellent and the staff go out of their way to do their best to see that the customer's individual needs are fully met. "David Waxman
"Cruising with Hurtigruten is definiately the best way to visit Norway. Highlights of our trip were the Northern Lights (amazing), Husky Sledging and the Cable Car dinner. Thank you Karen for recommending, your first hand knowledge made a huge different."Mr D, Manchester