About us

About Us

Melissa is a graduate of Harding University, Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) and an Elite Cruise Counselor (ECC). She and her husband proudly own RLX Travel Group. She is a veteran and has been married for 30 years to her husband, a retired U.S. Army Special Forces soldier. Melissa specializes in designing premium and luxury cruise vacations. She also enjoys working with clients who wish to sail on longer voyages, like World Cruises or World Cruise segments. She sailed on a 26-Day Transatlantic voyage and can easily advise clients on packing and planning for longer sailings. Melissa is a proud member of the Searcy Chamber of Commerce, American Society of Travel Advisors and the Cruise Line International Association and Better Business Bureau. She is a Signature Travel Expert with certifications in many areas of travel and has extensive knowledge in working with cruise lines as well as adventure and land tour companies.


Alaska, Antarctica, Asia, Croatia, Dubai, Europe, Hawaii, Maldives, North America (USA, Canada, Central America), Thailand, The Islands of Tahiti


Active & Adventure Travel, Cruise Groups, Cruises (Ocean), Cruises (River), Cruises (Small Ships), Custom Vacations, Expedition Cruises, Group Travel, Guided Vacations, Honeymoon/Romance, Luxury Travel, Safari, Solo Travel, Villas, World Cruises, Yacht Charter

Product Expertise

Abercrombie & Kent, AmaWaterways, G Adventures, Journese, MT Sobek, Paul Gauguin Cruises, Princess Cruises®, Regent Seven Seas Cruises®, Royal Caribbean International®, Silversea Cruises