“A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.”
Why in this day and age does anyone need a professional travel agent? Everything is on the internet and right at your fingertips, including location information, sales, quick purchase sites, restaurant recommendations, etc. Or is it?
How reliable is the information on the internet? Ever seen this State Farm commercial?
A little research and you will find that a lot of review sites have planted reviews, meaning someone close to the company is posting on their behalf. You see average or negative reviews followed by bursts of great ones leaving you confused and unable to determine which is best. Who do you believe? What happens when you get where you’re going and everything is not what you expected?
What happens when you’re at the end of your trip, stuck on the tarmac in NYC unable to make calls. You know you will miss your connecting flight. You know you will not be home in the morning when it’s time to go back to work. You know you may lose your job. What do you do?
Let’s face it there are a multitude of mishaps that can happen when you’re traveling. A licensed travel professional can guide, assist and enhance your travel at little or no cost. Travel professionals are specialists in the area of travel. They are continually trained, constantly networking and abreast of all the latest travel related news. But why do you really need one?
You probably don’t need a travel professional to get the best price. But, you need one to know if what you see in pictures is what you will get.
You don’t need a travel professional to book your air travel. But, you do need one if you are in a situation that needs attention.
You don’t need a travel professional to book a cruise. But, you do need one to help you determine the best cruise line or ship for you.
You don’t need a travel professional to book your hotel. But, you do need one if you want to be sure you’re getting a clean room in the best location.
You don’t need a travel professional, but having one is essential if you want to receive the service you deserve. Working with a travel professional also provides a protection that is unmatched in a world of chaotic situations.
VERONICA WOLD IS A CLIA ACCREDITED CRUISE COUNSELOR, A LICENSED FLORIDA SELLER OF TRAVEL, AND A DISNEY DESTINATIONS SPECIALIST. SHE HAS TRAVELED THROUGHOUT THE WORLD AND IS THE CONSUMMATE PROFESSIONAL. CONTACT HER AT 850-321-5477 OR VERONICA@MAKINGTRAVELEFFORTLESS.COM.