7 Steps to Creating a Facebook Business Page for Your Travel Agency

Written by: on July 31, 2015

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Wondering where to start marketing your travel agency? Facebook is the perfect place! We’ve created this step-by-step guide to creating a Facebook business page for your travel agency. Check out our previous post on social media posts to learn how to (and how NOT to) keep your followers engaged.

July Boot Camp Gives New Travel Agents the Tools for Success

Written by: on July 29, 2015

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KHM Travel Group’s third New Travel Agent Boot Camp live training session of 2015 was held July 24 and 25 at our home office in Brunswick, Ohio. Our training staff led a group of 30 travel agents through two days of new agent basics, workshops and supplier presentations. Along with travel industry knowledge, Boot Camp… Read the full article…

5 Reasons to Travel to Barcelona Right Now

Written by: on July 27, 2015

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There’s so much to take in when visiting this coastal city in eastern Spain — whimsical architecture, delicious Mediterranean cuisine, and dramatic views — no wonder it’s become one of this summer’s most popular destinations. It’s a place where French and Spanish cultures collide, creating a brilliant range of dining options, landmarks and festivals.  If… Read the full article…

6 Reasons Why Owning a Home-Based Travel Agency Rocks

Written by: on July 22, 2015

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Prior to the emergence of the Internet, opportunities to work from home — and actually earn a decent income — were scarce. Now, more than three million Americans list their home as their primary place of work. This includes KHM Travel Group’s 3,500+ independent travel agents around the U.S. While some travel agencies continue to… Read the full article…

Apple Vacations Offering Cuba Tours Starting this Fall

Written by: on July 20, 2015

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Starting this fall, Apple Vacations will be offering tour packages to the previously off-limits island of Cuba. The packages fall under the “educational activities” or “people-to-people” travel categories, which are two of the 12 purposes approved by the U.S. Department of Treasury. Apple Vacations, which is one of KHM Travel’s preferred travel suppliers, is partnering… Read the full article…

The Top Options for Pet-Friendly Cruises

Written by: on July 16, 2015

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If you’re a frequent cruiser with pets, it can be difficult to part with your furry family members while you’re at sea. Most major cruise lines don’t allow animals due to sanitation codes and port requirements, but there is one, in addition to several regional companies, that welcome both owners and their four-legged friends on… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Launches Redesigned Travel Agent Meeting Website

Written by: on July 13, 2015

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Travel Agent Meeting has always been our travel agents’ main resource for finding information about our live training events, FAM trips and industry trainings. Last week, KHM Travel Group launched a completely revamped and reorganized Travel Agent Meeting site that provides even more information, photos and a streamlined registration process. On our new and improved… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Stacey Ray

Written by: on July 10, 2015

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If you’ve followed our KHM Travel Group’s blog for the past few months, you’ll know that we regularly feature a Pinnacle Elite Agent. This month, we’d like to introduce one of the members of our new program, Basecamp, which is for agents who have reached the $50,000 revenue threshold. These agents are on their way… Read the full article…

Training & Fun Go Hand-in-Hand at OSSN Travel Agent Forum

Written by: on July 07, 2015

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Las Vegas has a reputation for being America’s “Sin City,” but it’s also one of the most popular destinations for networking and professional conferences. And in the travel industry, business and fun go hand-in-hand! KHM Travel Group got a taste of both at the OSSN Home Based Travel Agent Forum, held June 21-24 at The Venetian… Read the full article…

The 8 Most Popular Destinations for Fourth of July Weekend

Written by: on July 03, 2015

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Fourth of July weekend is upon us, and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate this most seminal of summer holidays. But first we wanted to know — where are Americans headed for their patriotic-themed picnics and parties? According to Hopper, a company that tracks travel data and trends, these were the cities that turned… Read the full article…