10 Reasons to Use a Travel Agent

1 Convenient, One-Stop Shopping
Travel agents can handle every aspect of your trip; from airline tickets to lodging, transfers, activities, tours, etc.

2 Consumer Advocates
If a problem occurs during a trip, travel agents can act on your behalf to see that proper restitution is made.

3Expert Guidance
Travel agents are experts in helping travelers get where they need to go and in presenting ideas most people would never have dreamed were possible.

4 Save Time
Let the travel agents call around and do all the time-consuming work of planning a complex itinerary.

5 Updated Information
Travel agents are constantly communicating with the travel community, giving you the most up to date info on airlines, hotels, car rental agencies, travel visas, and other travel services to consider.

6 Customer Service
Travel agents offer that “personal touch” to your travel planning experience, offering help and advice that a website cannot provide.

7 Updated Information
Travel agents are constantly communicating with the travel community, giving you the most up to date info on airlines, hotels, car rental agencies, travel visas, and other travel services to consider.

8 Travel Expertise
Many travel agents are considered experts in the area you are traveling to, and have probably already been to your chosen destination.

9 Industry Access
Travel agents have access to tour operators, air consolidators and other suppliers who won’t work directly with consumers.

10 Best Value for Your Money
Travel agents can help you make your dollars go further while you are away. They have access to finding all sorts of deals, ranging from flights to hotels to dinner recommendations.

  • Why Use a Travel Agent
    Publisher’s Corner, By Douglas Cooke
    JAX FAX Magazine’s June 2012