How Travel Agencies Make Your Dream Vacation Better?
Traveling with family is usually a dream for many people across the world. Spending quality time with loved ones away from home in a new country, experiencing all that a new country has to offer without worrying about work and other responsibilities is a truly blissful feeling. To turn this bliss into reality is just what travel agencies do. Travel agencies offer complete packages for travelers that include flights, hotels, experiences, sight-seeing and food packages. Travel agencies employ experienced travel agents who work closely with the travelers to identify the type of travel they want to undertake, the experiences they want to achieve and the places they want to visit. The sole purpose of a travel agent’s job is to turn any vacation into a dream vacation for their customers.
Globally, travel and tourism directly contributed approximately 2.9 trillion U.S. dollars to GDP in 2019. Tourism contributes to approximately 9% of the worldwide employment. This astonishing impact on global economy is the result of increasing leisure and experiential travel across the world.
Traveling to a new country is exciting yet a bit scary. From figuring out visa approvals to picking the right location for stay, it can all get overwhelming. That’s where travel agents step in to make your travel smoother. There are many advantages of booking a vacation through a travel agency:
1. Stress-free travel
A travel agent takes care of your every need- tickets, visas, boarding passes and hotel check-ins. This makes travel smoother, especially for a big group of travelers. They also research all the places of a country to prepare an itinerary according to your taste. Travel agents also arrange internal transport where you’re travelling to ensure that your travel a happy affair.
Booking a vacation through a travel agency can be very cost-effective as compared to traveling on your own. Travel agents have tie-ups with chain of hotels and flight service providers which can reduce the overall cost of travel.
One of the most important benefit of traveling through a travel agency is safety. They ensure that you travel only to places that are safe and void of political unrest. They also offer travel insurance which is beneficial in case of loss of luggage, flight reschedules and hotel transfers.
4. Deals and Freebies
Travel agencies also do offer loads of perks in form of super saver deals and freebies. Some travel agencies also offer complementary stays in luxury hotels for members.
5. Guides and Exclusive Access
Travel agencies can also arrange local guides for sightseeing so that you can learn more about the place you are visiting. As they are well connected and have a much wider reach than a traveler, a travel agent can open doors for you that are commonly locked for others and provide you exclusive access to numerous things.
Travel has always been synonymous to expense and stress. But with travel agencies, it is now as simple as visiting your hometown where you know each and every road like the back of your hand. Travel agents can help you organize your itinerary to save time and make the most out of your vacation and make it a memorable one!
TCW Group has a network of well-connected and experienced travel agents who can plan your dream vacation for you in the most efficient manner. All you have to do is suit up and show up!