If you are thinking in a travel agency or travel booking your next family vacation, here is a list of important questions to your prospective travel agent. Questions to ask before choosing to support a travel agency, you can ensure that you simply choose the right agent to plan and book your itinerary.
What goals work well with my / our specific interests?
What is the best time of year to travel to this destination?
What trips and / or activities do you suggest?
What is the area of your agency know-how?
What is your personal travel story?
Have you ever my destination?
How much experience do you have booking tours and excursions to this area?
Travel insurance / documents
Offer a travel insurance or refunds if my trip is canceled?
What documents do I need to carry with me when I travel?
Do I need a passport or visa?
a. Are all purchases (hotels, cars, tours and flights) placed in a single transaction and calculates a booking fee?
b. Calculate separate transaction fees for each booking?
c. Do you require a transaction fee for changes in hotel, tickets or rental car? If so, this fee is not required if changes within a certain period of time not taken?
Are there better alternatives to the settings that you will make for my trip?
a. Can I save money by flying at different times of the day?
b. Can I save money by getting a room in another hotel?
c. Which days of the week are the least expensive for travel and tours?
What deposits or up-front travel expenses I have to pay?
Are my tickets refunded or they can be used in the future for a trip for a fee?
How / when can I reach if you on my journey in emergencies? Do you have a toll free number?
Are you ready to be outside of business hours when needed?...