About Wade and his team

A life long Genealogist who is enthusiastic about connecting people with their heritage while leading them to the lands where their ancestors originated.  People love the deeper identity, connection and meaning of life gained through understanding their past and traveling to the lands of their ancestors. History takes on a whole new significance when you connect past events to the lives of your forefathers.

Wade is originally from St. Paul, Minnesota USA. Wade and his wife Kathleen have three adult children, which creates the time to pursue his passion for travel, genealogy and research. Through these activities Wade shares forgotten stories and helps others make connections with who they are and their heritage.

“Seeing people’s expressions when you bring them together with their families past is exhilarating and very rewarding. It’s what drives the passion to grow the business creating more opportunities to share with others.’

Wade has a strong business background including a marketing, business, training and development degree from the University of Minnesota.  Having spent over 25 years in various training, sales and marketing, quality control and production management positions, has enabled Wade to develop great communication and customer relations skills. People’s satisfaction and lifetime positive memories are the main goal.

Wade and Kathleen work together planning and arranging the details for the tours. Wade has developed strong relationships with a variety of Historians, Guides, Mayors, Bus Drivers and Hotels creating a unique personalized team, which provides tour participants local cultural exposure. Everyone feels more connected to the places and sites visited along the route.

Wade Olsen

A life long Genealogist who is enthusiastic about connecting people with their heritage while leading them to the lands where their ancestors originated.
Building on his passions for history and genealogy, Wade is taking his unique skills working with people, to provide personalized tours to peoples homelands in Europe.