How to Find a Reliable Travel Agent

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Most of us look for the best deals when booking for a holiday. Internet is the best place to find cheap holidays that travel is now one of the biggest online sector. With so many sites offering extraordinarily great deals, it can be difficult to know which are the reliable ones. Here are some guidelines to help you tell the difference.

1. Independence

It is a must that a travel agent is independent from any particular company or promoter for them to offer the best deals there is. They have connections with a wide range of suppliers, or directly with airlines and accommodation owners to ensure that they get the best price for you. You can be sure that they’re not pushing you towards a particular operator and that you’re really getting good value for money.

2. Professional membership

A travel agent that is a member of a professional body is a good agent. A professional body has strict code of conduct that members should abide and agencies are regularly assessed to ensure that they are meeting the organization’s high standards. Membership to a professional body also means that you have an independent body to channel complaints to, should you have any problems with the agent.

3. Secure payments

It is vital to make sure that the site’s payment system is secure when booking online. It is an essential part of any online shopping system that protects you from fraud. If there is no information on the site about their payment system, then don’t book online.

4. Contact

A great travel agent is an agent that you can easily contact and provides excellent customer service. Booking a holiday is a financial commitment even at discount prices that you need to be sure you can contact the agent should you need any help.

As part of World Travel Holdings, the world’s largest cruise agency and award-winning leisure travel company, we are able to offer the lowest possible pricing on vacations. Our goal is to provide you a hassle-free vacation with superior service and priceless professionalism at remarkable rates.

When you need to relax, Ocean View Travel has a variety of affordable options to help you get away from it all. Whether you enjoy fun in the sun or you want to surprise someone special with an intimate trip, our licensed and insured travel agents in Norfolk, VA will make your vision a reality. With our professional service and meticulous care, we will develop an itinerary to delight you and your guests.

Gina Davis, a Romance Travel Specialist, can help you plan your dream honeymoon, destination wedding, girls getaway, babymoon, all-inclusive resort stay and cruise within your budget, anywhere in the world, and at no cost to you. Give Gina a call at 757-541-2828 or email



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