Live Laugh Love Tours was founded in 2009 by Melina Lillios. Melina has been conducting tours throughout the world since 1985. She directed educational bus tours throughout England and Southern Europe for 5 years as well as worked as a tour director for Contiki Tours which took her all over the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Australia, and New Zealand. She first came to Hawaii to open up a worldwide office for Contiki in1989 and then later went on to become operations manager for the world-wide travel companies Globus Gateway and Cosmos Tours.
Melina has been traveling around the world for the past 30 years and lives in SE Asia for 3-4 months of every year. She is also of Greek and Brazilian ancestry and has spent the last 25 years exploring not only these two rich and diverse cultures but also most of Europe, Australia, and much of South America. Aside from traveling the globe conducting tours, Melina is a professor of intercultural communications at Hawaii Pacific University and music-directs theater productions in Honolulu.
Melina's heartfelt passion for travel to Thailand, Bali, Bhutan,
Sri Lanka, the Maldives and Greece will be sure to add to any trip you take with her !