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Motor coach groups from Buffalo since 1983; sometime by air or rail.

About The Owner:

Jerry Waldkoetter was born in Seymour, Indiana. As a child saw the Milan Indians vs Muncie Central Bearcats H.S. basketball game that the movie “Hoosiers” is based. Eagle Scout. He graduated from Concordia University – Chicago. BA in Education and Geography; MA in School Administration. Jerry once met Colonel Sanders at a New Year’s Eve party. He is a former principal and school teacher.

About the Staff:

Jeff Keefe, Office Staff

A “Hawaii Destination Specialist” by Hawaii Visitors & Convention Bureau. Writes a monthly Biblical history column. Former owner Courtesy Travel, Tonawanda. Concordia College – New York and Kent State University Spent a year in Seoul, Korea and a year in Berlin, Germany courtesy of the US Army.

Kathy Fretthold, Tour Escort

Principal at Trinity Lutheran School, West Seneca, NY. Parish worker at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Tonawanda, NY. former principal of a Lutheran school in North Tonawanda, NY. Buffalo State University. Floral arranger for weddings.

The Way To Go Tours History:

Originally Waldkoetter Tours, The Way To Go Tours has been in business since April of 1983.

Member of the National Tour Association since 1994

The National Tour Association (NTA) is a trade organization for thousands of tourism professionals involved in the packaged travel industry. NTA members represent some of the most reliable and creative in the industry, with companies spanning 40 countries. Our members include tour operators, tour suppliers such as hotels and attractions, and destination marketing organizations. NTA emphasizes that all members exhibit professionalism and integrity, as well as abide by the NTA Code of Ethics and Professional Responsibility.