Do Travel Agents Still Exist?
Travel agents still exist, but not all travel agents are created equal.
The good news is that there is a whole new breed of young, savvy travel advisors out there, and we are re-defining what it is to be a true professional in the travel industry. We are leveraging skills we learned in college and graduate school, and networking the way we might have in previous careers. Though we may have differing approaches or skill sets, we have zero interest in doing things the way they’ve always been done.
Maybe you've been burned by a travel agent in the past or you're uncertain what value a travel advisor can bring to your vacation planning. Here's a look at some of the reasons my clients wouldn't trust their travels to anyone else.