Erin Colshan

Huntington Beach, CA

Cycling, Yoga & Group Travel Specialist

Our elopement in Iceland.
Our elopement in Iceland.

As an avid traveler, athlete and humanitarian, I love creating trips that combine one or all of these aspects. I grew up along the west coast of the US from Seattle, WA to Orange County, CA. I also spent several years abroad living in London, England and Florence, Italy. I currently call Orange, California home. I have personally traveled to 32 counties & territories so far, and hope to keep the list growing.

I am trained as an architect and have travelled extensively studying and visiting some of the most architecturally significant buildings in the world. Architecture is an integral part of cultures past and present. No matter where you travel you are always interacting with architecture, whether man made or created by nature. My love for architecture helps me to create specialized cultural tours that incorporate museums, parks and of course architecture. 

On the active front I have a specialized interest in putting together cycling, yoga or aerial/circus packages. Whether you are looking to cycle the alps or a more relaxed cycling journey chartering a boat and island hopping in Croatia. Or perhaps you are looking for inner peace and thankfulness with a yoga retreat in India or Costa Rica. I also have connections with several traveling yoga certification courses where you can get your yoga teacher training completed on an island in Panama or the beaches of Morocco. If circus or aerial is more your style I can help to pair you with a variety of great aerial workshops around the world. 

I specialize in charity build trips. I am the director of a non-profit called Building Humanity that completes building projects for communities around the world who may not have the skill, funding or man power to complete projects they need. I organize and lead teams of volunteers to destinations all over the world to help complete various building projects. In 2016 I lead a team of 21 to Oradea, Romania to complete construction on several homes. In 2018 thirty-five volunteers joined me in Surat Thani, Thailand to construct a bakery for an orphanage. In 2019 I will lead a team of 30 volunteers to the Sacred Valley, Peru to complete dormitories for indigenous girls finishing their education. I have charity build trips to Indian Canyon, California, Ghana and Tanzania planned for 2020 and Madagascar in 2021. I have also participated in other charity focused events in Hyderabad, India  in 2016 and Ghana in 2018. 

With me you can expect:

  • Completely personalized itineraries
  • Stress-free bookings
  • 24/7 assistance and support
  • Firsthand tips
  • Simplified travels, transfers, and rentals
  • Restaurant and activity recommendations
  • And more!

I have experience booking individualized itineraries and know how to make traveling that is catered to the type of experience you want. Whether you’re traveling with your family, a large group, or going solo, I’ll make sure every moment of your trip incredible. Plus, I’m always available to answer your questions or help with anything you need.

If you want it, I will build it. Let me make your next trip unforgettable!

My Reviews

Excellent first trip to South America!
Erin Colshan was phenomenal to work with. She was very detail-oriented in terms of the activities planned out for our trip. Overall, I thought the trip was very well organized and was balanced with just the right amount of work days and personal time off. She was also quick to address any issues we had with our travels to our destinations as well as our time there.
By  Jeff  from  Houston, Texas
Traveled to  Peru ~ South America
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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An incredible experience
Erin was able to find us comfortable budget hotels with great facilities suitable for the size of our group and well located. Travel details were clearly communicated in smaller chunks to help with preparing. We were able to see some incredible things and experience local life and there was plenty of optional activities on offer.
By  Lauren  from  UK
Traveled to  Peru ~ South America
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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My best trip ever!
Erin organised my trip to Peru, and it was great. We did not be to be worried about anything, she gave us very good advises, and she booked very nice hotels. I will organise my future trips with her! :)
By  EvaSendra  from  Madrid, Spain
Traveled to  Peru ~ South America
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Amazing trip to Thailand!
Erin was a fantastic, she led our whole trip to Thailand. There was a large group of us from countries all over the world travelling to Thailand, and she arranged accommodation for all of us in all of the locations that we stayed in. She organised internal flights and transfers to and from the airport, as well as all of our meals and the activities that we did each day. The activities were both recreational / sightseeing and volunteering work too. I highly recommend booking a trip with Erin, she was brilliant!
By  Catherine  from  London, UK
Traveled to  Thailand ~ East and Southeast Asia
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Awesome First time volunteering experience
Erin was really nice and helpful. She did a very good job in planning the trip and getting everything together. There are always minor hiccups when one plans a trip but there were very few in this trip. It was a good experience altogether and I would definitely go once again.
By  Nishant  from  Khobar, Saudi Arabia
Traveled to  Thailand ~ East and Southeast Asia
I would recommend this agent to my family and friends
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Destination Expert:

  • Europe
  • Asia
  • East and Southeast Asia
  • Canada
  • South America

Travel Specialist:

  • Cycling
  • Architecture
  • European Culture
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Groups

Certifications/Awards:

  • 200 RYT Yoga Teacher

Languages I Speak:

  • English
  • Italian
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