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Luxury Travel Agents Back In Vogue

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Posted on July 31, 2019
There are clients out there who want a luxurious, exclusive experience and are willing to pay big bucks for it (Photo via Unsplash user Ishan @seefromthesky)

There are clients out there who want a luxurious, exclusive experience and are willing to pay big bucks for it (Photo via Unsplash user Ishan @seefromthesky)

On back-to-back days, two major publications told hundreds of thousands of readers that consumers are best leaving their luxury vacation plans to seasoned travel agents.

In a July 23 article entitled “Travel Agents Are Back: Here Are 4 Expert Companies Ready to Craft Your Dream Trip,” Jackie Caradonio wrote: “Internet booking sites are the worst. Which means travel agents are back in a big way, to such a degree that the cre`me de la cre`me among them are so selective that they’ll work with only a small group of card-carrying members.”

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Related Topics: client markets, concierge, customer service, group travel, industry trends, leisure travel, luxury market trends, luxury travel, VIP service

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