Ocean View Travel is an accredited business of the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and proudly serves customers all over the United States.
Certified Sandals Specialist: Not only is Ocean View Travel a preferred Sandals agency, Gina specializes in selling Sandals as a certified Sandals Specialist. These agents and their agencies receive recognition not only from Sandals as a loyal partner, but are also recognized by consumers and the Industry as Sandals experts!
Hawaii Destination Expert: Gina has completed the Tourist Board of Hawaii’s comprehensive certification program to become an expert in booking vacations to Hawaii. The comprehensive certification course includes two parts. One, an in-depth introduction to the Hawaiian Islands including history, culture, accommodations, special events and more; as well as training on how to qualify the Hawaiian traveler so they have the best vacation possible. Two, individual island programs that include detailed courses on Kauai, Oahu, Maui Nui (encompassing Maui, Molokai and Lanai) and Hawaii Island.
Alaska Certified Expert: Gina has completed a robust certification program to become an expert in booking Alaska vacations. The comprehensive certification courses included destination training on Juneau, Ketchikan, and Skagway; presentations from travel vendors including Celebrity Cruises, Princess Cruise Line, and Norwegian Cruise Line; and an online certification training program from the State of Alaska.
Princess Cruise Line Commodore: As a Commodore, Gina joins an exclusive group of travel agents who are recognized by Princess at the Academy’s highest level for their unique qualifications and knowledge as a cruise planning professional. Gina earned this distinction after completing the minimum 25 courses necessary to graduate from the program. She has also completed an additional 6 courses to maintain her status.
Special Needs Group Certified: Gina Davis, travel agent with Ocean View Travel, has received certification from Special Needs Group, Inc., a global provider of special needs equipment for the travel industry, to specialize in special needs/accessible travel. To earn the distinction, Gina participated in Special Needs Group’s in-depth online 3 module certification program. Through the program, agents gain an understanding of the special needs/accessible travel market. They learn about the best equipment to rent for special needs travel, ways to market special needs/accessible travel, and more.
Carnival Cruise Line Certified: Gina has earned the top rank of Carnival Cruise-ader by participating in tutorials, webinars, trade shows, and seminars-at-sea. Carnival Passport features six levels: Fun Seeker, Extraordinary Explorer, Awesome Adventurer, Fantastic Voyager, Daring Discoverer and Grand Globetrotter.
Silversea Certified: Gina has completed the Silversea Cruises Specialist training. For over 20 years, Silversea has been committed to creating award winning luxury cruise vacations and unforgettable destination immersion experiences for their guests.
Partnerships and Associations:
- Cruise Line International Association (CLIA)
- Ocean View Travel is a $1,000,000 Insured Agency
- International Air Transport Association (IATA) & IATAN
- Accredited Member of Better Business Bureau
- Peninsula’s Women Network (PWN)
- Retail Alliance