Even in the age of online booking, travel agents are a great source of information and discounts. A travel agent can make sure that your trip is tailored to you, assist you in case of unexpected problems, and help you anticipate potential issues in advance.
As of June 1, 2009, passports will be required for all U.S. citizens traveling to or from the United States via land, sea, and air--regardless of destination. You are responsible for ensuring that you have all necessary travel documents. For more information on requirements for travel to/from the U.S., visit http://www.travel.state.gov.
Effective June 21, 2008, adult passengers (18 and over) are required to show a U.S. federal or state-issued photo ID that contains the following: name, date of birth, gender, expiration date and a tamper-resistant feature in order to be allowed to go through the checkpoint and onto their flight. Visit the TSA website for more information.
Trip insurance is available to minimize some of the financial loss you may incur, if your trip is interrupted, delayed, or cancelled because of events beyond your control. While trip insurance is not mandatory, the cost is so little, compared to the prospect of losing thousands of dollars if you find yourself unable to travel.
An all inclusive property is a resort or location that covers all of your meals, lodging and property sponsored activities are covered for a single packaged price. All inclusive properties allow you to focus on the vacation and not worry about your wallet. When booking your all inclusive vacation, ask detailed questions to reduce the possibility of misunderstandings and unplanned expenses during your trip.
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As an experienced travel agent, Kathleen has fostered professional relationships with the leading travel destinations. These connections allow her to work with hotels and attractions to find great deals on lodging and vacation packages.
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