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River Cruises Combine Innovative Ships & Unique Experiences

Written by: on March 23, 2015

River Cruising

Unlike ocean cruises, modern river cruising is a relatively new travel trend. Twenty to thirty years ago, river cruising was mostly restricted to privately owned and operated ships. They were expensive, and ships typically carried only a few passengers. Today, river cruising is one of the fastest-growing segments of the travel industry. European river cruises… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Hosts Our Largest Travel Agent Boot Camp

Written by: on March 19, 2015

KHM Travel Boot Camp

This Friday and Saturday, KHM Travel Group will host its largest-ever new agent Boot Camp training session at our corporate office in Brunswick, Ohio. Thirty-one travel agents from around the country will gather for two days of hands-on, comprehensive live instruction from KHM Travel staff and several of our preferred suppliers. KHM Travel offers Boot Camps… Read the full article…

3 Reasons More People Are Booking Cruises with Travel Agents

Written by: on March 16, 2015

Reasons to Book Cruises with a travel agent

According to Tripology.com, more than 85% of all cruises are booked by travel agents. Many former advocates of self-booking websites are even turning to the pros. Why? These are just a few of the reasons why more cruisers are relying on cruise specialists to plan their perfect vacation at sea. 1. They Know the Cruise… Read the full article…

4 Must-See Natural Wonders in Maui, Hawaii

Written by: on March 10, 2015

Maui

Lavish resorts. World-class restaurants. Stunning palm tree-lined pools. Hawaii’s second-largest island is a traveler’s dream, with something to satisfy nearly everyone. But Maui’s natural beauty is what sets it apart from the rest of the Hawaiian islands. Picturesque beaches provide an escape for those looking for serenity, and scenic trails offer plenty of adventure for… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Gives Back to Tiny Hope Children’s Home

Written by: on February 27, 2015

Tiny Hope

One of the advantages of being a travel agent is having the opportunity to form connections with people in places all over the world. During last week’s FAM trip to Jamaica, a group of 45 KHM Travel Agents and staff visited Tiny Hope Children’s Home, a haven for local children from disadvantaged backgrounds. The agents… Read the full article…

6 Signs You Should Become a Travel Agent

Written by: on February 23, 2015

Become a Travel Agent

Have you ever considered starting your own travel agency — but you weren’t sure if it was right for you? If some or all of these six traits describe you, then chances are, you will be a successful travel agent! 1. You Love to Travel This one is simple. Are you a frequent flyer? Do… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Karen Beasley

Written by: on January 29, 2015

KHM Pinnacle Agent Spotlight

Whether you’re considering a career in travel, or you’re a current agent looking for a bit of guidance, you’ve probably wondered, “what does it take to be a successful travel agent?” The Agent Spotlight series is designed to answer this question through surveys of the experiences of KHM Travel’s top-performing agents. They’ve been in your… Read the full article…

How to Choose a Host Agency

Written by: on January 12, 2015

Selecting the right host agency as your partner will help you and your business to be successful. Beginning your travel career and becoming a home-based agent is exciting, but getting started on your own can be daunting. How do you know which host agency is the best? First of all, remember that the term “best”… Read the full article…

Using Travel Agents Improves More Than Vacations

Written by: on March 11, 2014

ASTA reports a new study showing that more people are using travel agents and vacation satisfaction is higher when booking with an agent. In an age of online shopping, people are starting to realize one area where they should skip the “do it yourself” approach…and that one area is vacation planning. Not only are travelers… Read the full article…

Recent Study Shows U.S. Travel Industry on the Climb

Written by: on February 13, 2014

Travel Pulse Graphic

The U.S. Department of Labor just released the latest numbers, revealing that the U.S. travel industry is on the rise. According to the figures, the travel industry has shown faster growth than the rest of the economy’s job sectors and is now back to pre-recession levels. Read more at TravelPulse – U.S. Travel Industry Tops… Read the full article…