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The Rise and Fall of the Traditional Travel Agency

And how the Online Booking Engine is helping them There was a time when travel agents needed nothing but a phone and a notebook to conduct their business. Customers would call them to book their vacations, and travel agents would find them the best solution for their...

How to Organize a Trip for People Over 60, The Baby Boomer Generation

In the United States, people over 60-- from the generation dubbed “Baby Boomers”-- consist of more than 80 million consumers. They hold the most disposable income in the nation. This is the demographic of people in their spending prime with money and time to travel....

Snow Survival: How to Prepare for Snow for the First Time

The best parts of travel are the new experiences. For some, that means witnessing snow for the first time! For millions of people, snow is normal or even a nuisance during the winter. For others, it can be an exciting new experience. Here is how to prepare for a day...

Cheap and warm destinations in December

December is a popular time to travel for a holiday away. The challenge is finding a destination that offers year-round sunshine at an affordable price for your customers. It is a common myth that travel prices are lower during December holidays in places where the...

Where do people want to travel in 2018?

2018 travelers want experiences— not things—and that’s ‘why’ they travel. Let’s narrow down ‘where’ they will go based on a few types of experiences we may seek in the new year: Local Travel Millennials looking to travel are setting the trend for budget traveling....

Travel agents vs booking online

Booking travel with an agency and booking independently online each have their own conveniences. Let’s take a look at how each booking style to compare the conveniences and merits of each: Online Travelers who book online without an agent do so because of the...

The mapping dilemma

There is always one thing that’s at the top of your concerns: Mapping. Destination mapping, properties, rooms, categories, facilities, amenities, chains… there is so much mapping to do, and so little time.