Jose Ferreira


Jose fell in love with the travel industry in 2005. Since that time, he has held senior executive roles in marketing, technology, and operations at some of the world’s largest travel brands. In 2018, Jose fulfilled a decades long dream by acquiring Riverdale Travel with his wife, Amy Ferreira, and friend Robert Herman. Jose is passionate about helping Riverdale’s clients experience the wonder and vitality of the world we live in. He is proud and honored to work with a dedicated team of travel experts and excited for his next trip!


2014 Golden Magellan Award Winner for Digital Advertising in the Travel Industry

Favorite Destination

Sacred Valley, Peru

Dream Destination Not Yet Visited


Must-Do Vacation Activities

I like cities, restaurants, and culture. There has to be lots of history, good food, and scenery!

Best Travel Advice

Budget extra time at the airport. Always.

Why Use a Travel Advisor?

I use a travel advisor because they are experts in destination, creating a much more fulfilling experience than I could plan on my own.

Soulful Beauty: Cuban Tourism Makes a Comeback

Thinking about a trip to Cuba? Riverdale Travel consultant Tracy SanNicolas discusses the comeback of Cuban tourism in this blog.

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Why Work With Riverdale? Benefits Our Travel Agency Offers

Why work with a travel agency when you can book your own trip? The benefits might surprise you! Riverdale Travel in the Twin Cities lists the reasons to work with their experienced travel consultants in this blog.

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My Week With Contiki

A year ago today, I was traveling overseas in Hungary and Croatia with not a care in the world. As it hits that year mark, I want to reflect on the amazing time I had. 

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