Welcome to Tammy's Journeys

Tammy's Journeys is located in historic downtown Fort Walton Beach in the Landmark Office Center Building at 217 Miracle Strip Parkway SE. For great customer service and peace of mind in booking your next vacation, call Tammy's Journeys 850-243-3809.


Tammy McDaniel - Owner/President

Email address: tammy@tammysjourneys.com

Tammy McDaniel has been in the travel and tourism industry since 1988. She has been recognized as a leader in personalized travel planning and giving expert travel advice. She has worked for major consortiums; American Express, AAA, Navigant Luxury Vacations (Virtuoso agency) and helped brand and promote Destin Air Charters (A Private Air Charter Company formally at the Destin General Aviation Airport) & Emerald Coast Aviation (A Fixed Based Operator currently at the Crestview Florida General Aviation Airport). Tammy decided through her longevity in the travel industry & knowledge of private air charters, through the professional development and education programs from the American Business Women's Association and the local Small Business Development Center Office in Fort Walton Beach Florida to launch her own company "Tammy's Journeys" a full service travel agency. Tammy has Hospitality Recreation & Resort Management interns from the University of West Florida mentoring and learning about the travel and tourism side of the business. She served a short time in the Iowa National Guard and seven years in the United States Air Force. She was born in Korea and was adopted at ten months old and raised in Des Moines, Iowa by her loving parents Billy & Mary Lou Howard. She has a brother Rex Howard who is married, has two daughters (the oldest daughter is married) and resides in Downers Grove, Illinois. Tammy has a son who she is very proud of that lives in Tampa. She also has a dog named "Skittles" who is a Keeshond.


AmyBridge - Vice President Public Relations & Community Outreach

Email address: amybridge.tammysjourneys@gmail.com

Attended Enrico Fermi High School, Enfield, CT, University of West Florida, where I studied Marketing & Business Finance. I love to travel and visit places far and near. I love excitement and adventure. That's what brought me to Tammy Journeys. I have two wonderful daughters and two amazing son-in-laws. They have given me five fabulous grandchildren. If I sound like I am bragging…I am. I love sewing, cooking, crafting, swimming ,dancing, boating, playing with my big dog and traveling in planes, trains and automobiles with the sweetest boyfriend ever.

I love volunteering at assisted living facilities and helping out with great causes like Horizons, the Elks charities and the Shriners Hospital. I am a member of the Holly-Navarre Elks Lodge, Ft. Walton Beach Mardi Gras Club, Pirates on the Panhandle, Emerald Coast Parrothead Club, Navarre Yacht Club and the Nauticool Queen chapter of The Sweet Potato Queens. Remember, you are never too old to have a new adventure. Please, come by and see us at Tammys Journeys. We are looking forward to meeting you and fulfilling your travel needs.


Billie Chappell - Vice President of Marketing & Business Development

Email address: billiechappell.tammysjourneys@gmail.com

Graduated from Choctaw High School in 1972 and Florida State University in 1976 with a major in Mass Communications and double minor in Advertising and Public Relations. Have 30+ years in Fast-food marketing that started with McDonald's in FWB as the first lobby hostess hired by then owner and past mayor Kate Bagley.

Retired from sales/marketing career in 2005 and moved permanently to Fort Walton Beach. A Member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority and the current AXO representative for the FWB Panhellenic Conference & past President & Vice President, served a two year term as Okaloosa County Republican Party Executive Board Member, 2006 Pole Worker and Assistant Clerk in 2006 elections, Republican Women Okaloosa Federated (RWOF) Member & past Vice President, past President & Vice President of Women of the ELCA, two term Council Secretary for Holy Trinity, 2007 Holy Trinity Habitat for Humanity Chairperson, and Publicity Chairperson for Vacation Bible School & Mission Gift Fair programs. Volunteered at annual FWB Christmas & Billy Bowlegs parades over the years representing various organizations, and on the "Making Strides Against Breast Cancer" 5K Walk Steering Committee for the past 4 years and 2012 Survivor Chair for this year's Walk. Celebrating 5th anniversary as a Breast Cancer Survivor on October 28th 2012. Volunteered on the Choctaw High School 40th High School Reunion Steering Committee that concluded with a successful event (last weekend) bringing close to 100 classmates & guests together to see Choctaw beat Niceville in the last 1.4 seconds of the game while keeping everyone within the Fort Walton Beach local area for lodging and meals.

Was Business Development manager at Westwood Retirement Resort and continue to meet new people while educating them about the joys of living in "Paradise" on the Emerald Coast as they begin making plans for their retirement."


2012 Chair of the Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women
2011 Vice Chair of the Okaloosa County Commission on the Status of Women

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Tammy's Journeys is a full service premier travel agency in Northwest Florida headquarters is in Fort Walton Beach Okaloosa County but covers Pensacola Escambia County, Gulf Breeze, Navarre Santa Rosa County Mary Esther, Crestview, Baker, Destin, Sandestin, Miramar Beach, Defuniak Springs, Seaside, Rosemary Beach, Grayton Beach Walton County and that specializes in private air charters, disney world, cruises, bus trips and tours, spring break trips, domestic or international airfares, escorted tours, Destination Management Services, Luxury Travel, Specials, Golf Packages, Theatre Trips, Florida Heritage Trail Tours, Snowbird Trips, independant customized planning that is owned by a travel agent who has been in the business since 1989.

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