Archive for the Category "Become A Travel Agent"

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.

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…

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…

7 Ways to Learn More About KHM Travel Group

Written by: on June 24, 2015

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If you’re reading this blog post, then there’s a 100% chance that you’ve visited KHM Travel Group’s website. Our website has all the important info someone looking to become a home-based travel agent might need. But there are plenty of other avenues to connect with us through social media, and in person! These are the… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Heads to Las Vegas for Home-Based Travel Agent Forum

Written by: on June 22, 2015

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KHM Travel Group is one of more than 300 suppliers welcoming travel agents from across the country today at the Home-Based Travel Agent Forum in Las Vegas. The three-day conference is full of educational seminars, discussion panels with industry experts, and workshops geared specifically for the independent travel agent. The forum is hosted by the… Read the full article…

A First-Hand Look at the Value of Travel Insurance

Written by: on June 16, 2015

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Let’s face it: many travelers don’t give trip insurance a second thought when booking their vacations. Insurance companies, in general, tend to get a negative reputation. We really don’t ever look forward to buying insurance, because often it means paying for something that we (hopefully) won’t use. That’s one way to look at it. However,… Read the full article…