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At I'm Out Travel Agency (IOTA), you will find a dedicated group of travel and vacation professionals ready to assist you with all of your vacation needs. Whether you're looking to book a weekend getaway, a romantic stay at an all-inclusive resort, a relaxing cruise to the Bahamas, or a group trip with the girls or the fellas, we’ve got you covered!  

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Explore all the vacation options and tips shared on our site, and when you find the trip you've been dreaming about, contact us to  book your next dream vacation.  

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About Us


Based in Houston, Texas, I'm Out Travel Agency specializes in taking the stress and worry out of planning your dream vacations. From cruises to Alaska, the Caribbean, Europe, and the TransAtlantic to all-inclusive resorts in Hawaii, Jamaica, Punta Cana, or Mexico, we can help make your vacation planning as relaxing as your trip. Our travel professionals specialize in cruises, escorted tours, and resorts, so we guarantee that we can help you book a trip that will truly meet your needs and style of travel. 

We will handle all the details so that you can have a smooth and worry-free trip. No matter where you are or where you're traveling to in this world, we're available to help you any time before and during your trip. We know that anything can happen, so we want to make sure that you have a trusted person you can call for any situation or problem that arises. 

We are your travel partner from start to end.   

Meet the Team

Valeria J. Hearn - Tour & Cruise Manager


Valerie J. Hearn is the founder, owner, and manager at I'm Out Travel Agency. Valerie started I'm Out Travel Agency in 2016 after being a travel agent for over ten years. Her years of travel knowledge, experience, and affiliations are vital in helping you plan and enjoy your next cruise, tour, or romantic getaway! If you have travel questions, she has the answers. Just give her a call!

Steve Kerkam - Vacation Advisor


As a vacation advisor with more than 40 years of experience traveling around the world, Steve Kerkam uses his knowledge and love for travel and adventure to assist you with all your vacation desires.  Whether it's an escorted guided tour, an ocean cruise, or a river cruise in Europe, let Steve help you plan your trip to all those fabulous destinations on your vacation bucket list.

Exclusive Offers

African Safaris


All-Inclusive Resorts


Escorted Tours


Special Offer!

Traveling and reading go hand-in-hand, and we are excited that Kevin Tumlinson, award winning and bestselling author and host of the Wordslinger Podcast, has partnered with I'm Out Travel Agency to encourage our customers to do both! When you book a cruise, tour, or vacation at an all-inclusive hotel through I'm Out Travel Agency, Kevin Tumlinson will provide all I'm Out travelers with a free ebook to take along on your next journey. 

Find more information on Kevin and his work, including links to his books and podcasts, visit his website:


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