Archive for the Category "Starting A Travel Agency"

The Most Romantic All-Inclusive Resorts in the Caribbean

Written by: on February 02, 2016


The ultimate romantic getaway means not having to think about a thing…except enjoying yourself with your sweetie. These all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean will sweep you off your feet with picturesque views, thoughtful service and special touches to make your visit extra dreamy. 1. Jade Mountain – St. Lucia This high-end hillside resort is perfect… Read the full article…

6 Key Questions to Ask When Starting a Travel Agency from Home

Written by: on January 25, 2016


Let’s face it: There is a lot of information online about becoming a travel agent at home. In fact, a Google search for “become a travel agent from home” turns up more than 64 million results. It’s easy to get inundated sifting through the heaps of commentary and advice, especially if you have absolutely no… Read the full article…

Our 2015 Year in Review: Why It Was KHM Travel’s Best Year Yet

Written by: on January 21, 2016


KHM Travel’s 2015 was packed with fun FAMs, success stories, and quite a few travel industry awards. All of these numbers and highlights from our Year in Review would not have been possible without our staff, our suppliers, and most of all, our travel agents! Our travel agents rocked their travel sales last year, and… Read the full article…

6 Reasons to Visit Riviera Nayarit, Mexico

Written by: on January 12, 2016


This 200-mile span of Mexico’s Pacific coastline was listed among our top spots to visit in 2016. It’s less developed than Cancun or its neighbor to the south, Puerto Vallarta, but the tourism industry is growing. Get to Riviera Nayarit before the throngs of tourists do, and discover its laid-back vibes and diverse natural beauty…. Read the full article…

KHM Travel How-To Video Series: How to Find Networking Groups

Written by: on January 11, 2016


Networking is key to promoting your travel agency in your community, but it can be difficult to know where to start. In this three minute How-To Video, we reveal how home-based travel agents can find networking groups in their communities, and suggest several popular networking groups for travel agents. Finding the right networking groups for… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Crystal Walker

Written by: on January 07, 2016

KHM Pinnacle Agent Spotlight

A new year is the perfect time for reinvention. For refocusing, and making adjustments. It’s similar to the start of an athlete’s season, in which goals are set, skills are sharpened, and infinite possibilities await. That makes Crystal Walker, a retired track sprinter, the perfect feature for our first Pinnacle Agent Spotlight of 2016. Starting… Read the full article…

KHM Travel How-To Video Series: How to Change Common Perceptions of Travel Agents

Written by: on January 04, 2016


In this How-To video, we tackle some of the most popular misconceptions about travel agents. What does it actually mean to be a travel professional, and why should people consult an agent, rather than book travel online? Watch this short video to see how travel professionals can answer these questions, and help their clients understand… Read the full article…

#KHMRocks: Our Year in Social Media

Written by: on December 31, 2015


It’s been an exciting year for KHM Travel Group! We have the honor of sharing our success with our travel agents around the country, and with our travel suppliers. We couldn’t do it with you! There are many ways to gauge a year, and here we tell the story of our 2015 through social media…. Read the full article…

7 Surprising Benefits of Being a Home-Based Travel Agent

Written by: on December 29, 2015


Obviously, working from home saves independent travel agents time and money. Not having to invest in an office space is a huge perk, and not having to commute to work eliminates a lot of stress, especially if it saves them a drive through rush-hour traffic. But there are a few lesser-known benefits you’ll get as… Read the full article…

What Does a Host Agency Do?

Written by: on December 11, 2015


Host agencies are often misunderstood. They aren’t travel agencies, and they aren’t travel suppliers. To say that host agencies are middlemen between the two isn’t exactly false, but it is an oversimplification. Another common misconception is that host agencies are only designed for those with no experience in the travel industry, or those who don’t… Read the full article…