Using travel agents — how to tell if you are ready to start .

There’s no such thing as a simple trip anymore

During the pandemic there are no simple trips, and planning is never finished A recent article in the New York Times, 4 Things to Know When Choosing a Travel Agent, had me furious for hours about travel agents. While the article talked about choosing a travel agent,...
How to master perfect vacation planning, or ruin it

How to master perfect vacation planning, or ruin it

Too many travel cooks can spoil the travel stew Many travelers make some of their own bookings on the Internet. They only get a travel agent involved for more complicated travel and to get the perfect vacation planning. That works out fine until sometimes they try to...
Using travel agents — how to tell if you are ready to start .

How travel agents think during this pandemic

Travel agents are here to stay. It is time that you learn how travel agents think. If you don’t use a travel agent then you can skip this post. But more than half of airline tickets are still being sold by travel agents. That was the case just before the...

Travel agent benefit may be the best travel insurance

Travelers trying to ensure a great vacation should check for travel agent benefits One of my clients, a local doctor, comments to me that when she mentions using a travel agent, some of her colleagues and friends often react with surprise — “You still use a...

How NOT to find a good travel agent

If you have never used a travel agent, or don’t want to use a travel agent, stop reading now. The biggest problem most good travel agents I know have right now is wanting to hire good help, especially young people. Travel is a good and growing field, even in the...