Our Team

Greg Mangos


Years in the travel industry? 20 years

Years with Travel Utopia?  13 years

Background in the travel industry? 7 years at Flight Centre as consultant & manager + 13 years at Travel Utopia as owner

Favorite destination?  Lord Howe Island & Sun Peaks Canada

Countries visited:  Not enough! All states of Australia, NZ, Fiji, Tahiti, USA/Canada east & west, Ireland, England, Scotland, Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Italy, Austria, Hungary, Greece, Cyprus, UAE, Japan, Thailand, Myanmar, and Indonesia (Bali).

Cruise ships sailed on? Celebrity Solstice

Cruise or fly?     Fly (and turn left!)

Beach or city?    Beach

Summer or Winter? Autumn! OK OK winter – especially a white Christmas! 

What are three things still left on your bucket list?          

  1. Witness the Aurora Borealis 
  2. See a Spirit Bear in Canada
  3. Sit/stand/sing in the Kop at a Liverpool game at Anfield with my son Harry.

What do you enjoy outside of work? The great outdoors with my family, especially boating on our beautiful local waterways in summer and skiing majestic mountains anywhere in the world in winter!

Ashley McGrath


Years in the travel industry? 9 years

Years with Travel Utopia? 2 years

Background in the travel industry?  Started my career in coach holidays at the age of 16 in year 11 part time, became a Travel Consultant at 17, went into the Cruise Wholesale side of the industry for 2 years, came back to been a consultant! 

Favorite destination? Banff, Canada

Countries visited: 12: New Zealand (3 times), New Caledonia, Fiji (Twice), Bali, Japan, Singapore, UK, France, Italy, Greece, Canada and USA.

Cruise ships sailed on? Pacific Jewel, Diamond Princess, Sea Princess, Carnival Spirit, Celebrity Solstice, Voyager of the Seas, Ovation of the Seas, MV Arcadia. 

Cruise or fly?     Fly 

Beach or city?    Beach

Summer or Winter?  Summer 

What are three things still left on your bucket list?          

  1. Visit Tahiti and stay in an overwater bungalow
  2. Stay at the Atlantis Resort in Dubai or Bahamas
  3. Buy a Horse

What do you enjoy outside of work?Horse Riding, Netball and spending time with my Hubby finishing our new house.