Shrewsbury travel agent wins top prize after tough 18 months for the industry

Claire Moore receives her Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Award Peakes Travel Elite has won another prestigious award to add to its growing collection, which notably includes its ranking among the top 50 travel agencies in the UK and Ireland. They received a “Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Award” at a brilliant awards ceremony in London, hosted by comedian Tom Allen and …

Cathay Pacific makes NDC content available to travel agents connected to Amadeus

The two organizations have started work on integrating Cathay Pacific’s NDC content into the Amadeus travel platform. Today, Cathay pacific, supported by Amadeus technology, deepens this commitment to NDC by planning to offer a range of content available on the Amadeus travel platform, to the world’s largest network of travel vendors. This announcement builds on Cathay Pacific’s existing distribution strategy, …

Lincolnshire travel agent on ‘huge bet’ of opening during pandemic

A Lincolnshire travel agent said people called him ‘crazy’ for setting up a shop on Main Street amid the coronavirus pandemic. Shaun Taylor, 41, launched his Bourne-based travel business in June, despite numerous international travel restrictions still in place. But despite calling the move a “massive gamble,” Shaun says he’s now recruiting staff due to its success so far and …

Benefits of Travel Agents – Why You Should Use a Travel Agent

Last summer I took one of the longest and most complicated trips of my life. This was a 26 day tour of Italy, Croatia and Greece that included planes, trains, cars and ferries, all of which had to be coordinated to make sure I met entry requirements imposed by Covid for each country. The trip went almost without a hitch …

Booking Holdings Inc., Expedia Group Inc., Trip.com Group Limited, Tripadvisor – Stillwater Current

The World Report Online Travel Agent Marketplace is the result of intense research carried out by a team of industry professionals. The report briefly covers the products or services in the market and their application. The report also provides information on the technological advancements that have taken place in the online travel agents market, helping the market vendors to increase …

The online travel agent market is about to experience a revolution

Online travel agent Latest report available on Advance Market Analytics, “Online Travel Agent Market” provides a precise analysis of changing competitive dynamics and a forward-looking perspective on various factors that are driving or restraining the growth of the industry. The Global Online Travel Agent Market is focused on collecting major statistical evidence for the online travel agent industry as it …

Is it better to use a travel agent or plan your own vacation?

seb_ra / Getty Images / iStockphoto Depending on how you approach the trip, putting the pieces of a trip together can be exciting or exhausting. Some people love the fun of finding the best deals on airline tickets, hotels, and destinations, while others want nothing more than to have a travel agent do it for them. The question is, are …

The resurgence of the travel agent

Waves of infections, changing protocols and postponed flights are just a handful of realities people face when traveling during the pandemic. Even during “normal” times, travel isn’t always straightforward, and with a plethora of moving parts, every vacation comes with risk. But those risks have multiplied with Covid, and travel planning has become more complicated. Enter the travel agent or, …

Slot machine-addicted travel agent who stole nearly $ 670,000 from jailed pandemic-affected vacationers

A pokie-addicted travel agent has been jailed for stealing refunds from disappointed travelers who canceled vacations due to the coronavirus pandemic. Key points: Annette Roberts stole nearly $ 670,000 to fund her slot addiction She diverted travel reimbursements to her own bank accounts His employers were forced to delay their retirement because of his crimes Annette Roberts, 58, cried when …

Lois Marie Hitchens, retired travel agent

Lois Marie Hitchens, 89, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at her home. She was born on August 27, 1932 in Wilmington, daughter of Anthony and Carmela (Millie) Caruso. Lois worked as a travel agent for over 40 years before retiring. She had many loyal clients and often worked with several generations of the same family. Lois’ greatest …