Survival of agents postonline

first_imgTravel agents will continue to stand strong, according to research, which found the internet has no threat to the survival of bricks and mortar travel agents.An IBISWorld report placed travel agents among the few industries that will withstand the accessibility of the online world, with wealthy older travellers drumming in business, The Australian reported.According to the research, older travellers prefer the better prices and the face-to-face service found only when working with travel agents.A Choice spokesperson told the newspaper that while booking online is “good”, travellers need to caution themselves and read the fine print. “Some have booking fees and charges included in their prices and some add them at the end and you may not know about them,” the spokesperson said.The spokesperson added that hidden fees could change what is perceived as a great deal. Source = e-Travel Blackboard: N.Jlast_img read more

"Survival of agents postonline"