article thumbnail

Maximizing Your Vacation: The Many Hats of a Travel Agent

Traveler's Q

This is where the role of a travel agent comes in handy. A professional travel agent is specialized in creating customized itineraries for clients, meeting their specific travel needs. A travel agent is a professional who can provide efficient and customized travel planning for a nominal price.

article thumbnail

How do travel agents get paid?

Executive Group Travel

This is a quick blog post on some differences between how travel agents, corporate and/or leisure agents make money.

MICE professionals

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

article thumbnail

How A Destination Management Company Will Help Your Corporate Event

Traveler's Q

Your destination management company and travel agent will need to know all the specific activities you have in mind. This is particularly important if you’re working with a destination management company or travel agent. DMCs collaborate with trusted travel agents to book flights and conduct airport pickups and drops.

article thumbnail

European travel agents and tour operators meet in vibrant Thessaloniki

Travel Daily News

ECTAA has chosen Thessaloniki for its semi-annual meeting to showcase the destination and discuss important challenges of the industry.

article thumbnail

Navigating Cultural Differences: Effective Strategies for Managing Guests in a Foreign Destination

Traveler's Q

Your destination management company and travel agent will need to know all the specific activities you have in mind, the duration of each activity, and any equipment or resources that will be required. This is particularly important if you’re working with a destination management company or travel agent.

Culture 130
article thumbnail

Smart Moves in Greater Palm Springs, Chicago and More

Smart Meetings

As a member of the executive team, he will maintain relationships with area visitor bureaus, travel agents, meeting planners and other travel trade industry representatives. He will develop and lead new business opportunities as well as support prospective accounts and mentor and collaborate with sales team members.

article thumbnail

Cyprus Deputy Ministry of Tourism teams up with ECTAA to showcase destination’s full range of experiences

Travel Daily News

The campaign will feature a series of webinars specifically designed for travel agents and advisors who are members of national travel agent associations in Bulgaria, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Poland and the Czech Republic.

Tourism 93