Travel Agencies

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Each traveller tribe has a different expectation for travel agents

Travel agents were once seen by many observers as one of the professions most exposed to the new digital...

For travel agents, freedom is being able to connect anywhere at anytime

Lisa Metzl of TravelManagers, Australia is a 22 year veteran of the travel industry. She’s seen...

Mobile travel retailers set to disrupt industry landscape

It would have been a laughable notion years ago, but with the ubiquity of mobile devices, the rise of mobile-only...


How my three decade career as a travel agent was heightened by technology

As an 87 year old who has worked as a travel agent since 1982, I have seen the travel industry and the technology...

Watch the full Tnooz and LSE future of travel distribution report discussion

Debate and discussion amongst travel industry players surrounding the ‘Travel distribution: the end of the world...

Why is your travel agency passionate about travel?

Our competition to find the most passionate travel agents in the world has some pretty entertaining...


Exploring the rise of Mega Online Travel Retailers

Online travel shoppers are often oblivious to which site they use to make a purchase, whether it is a metasearch...

Top 5 best practices for LCCs to be successful with travel agents

Over the last three years, travel agents have delivered 28% growth in LCC sales, accounting for up to 30% of total...

How Amadeus and Lufthansa City Center are helping independent travel agents succeed

It’s a trend that travel agents can no longer ignore: consolidation is a persistent force in the travel...


Why airlines need travel agents in times of disruption

Travel disruption is costly and puts tremendous strain on airline resources in both the front line and behind...

How to fix the one thing that costs online travel retailers millions in sales

Every second counts. Did you know that 52% of consumers say they will wait no more than five seconds...

It’s award season for Amadeus UK & Ireland

London Fashion Week has enveloped us with an extra dose of glamour and excitement, but for all of us at Amadeus...