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Identifying the 6 Types of Travelers

Written by: on April 27, 2015

Traveling Backpackers

If you’re a travel agent, you know that rarely are two clients’ needs exactly alike. Some want a completely all-inclusive vacation, and some crave a little bit (or a lot) of adventure. Some have a very clear vision in mind, and some prefer more spontaneity. Whatever the case, it’s up to you to bring their… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Gears Up for Vacation.com Conference

Written by: on April 22, 2015

Royal Caribbean Quantum of the Seas

Vacation.com’s 17th conference kicks off this Friday, April 24th onboard Royal Caribbean’s Quantum of the Seas. This premier industry event spans eight days and is packed full of learning and networking opportunities. KHM Travel Group’s President/CEO Rick Zimmerman will be in attendance, as well as our Agent Systems Support expert, Madison Isom. Madison also has the… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Attending Cruise3Sixty Conference Next Week

Written by: on April 17, 2015


Next week, KHM Travel Group will be attending its first-ever cruise3sixty conference being held in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Our team will be joining nearly 2,000 other travel agents and travel industry executives for the cruise industry’s biggest event of the year! The conference, held April 22-26, is hosted by Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA). It… Read the full article…

Disney Bringing Family River Cruises to Europe

Written by: on April 15, 2015

AmaWaterways Austria

Adventures by Disney has announced a partnership with AmaWaterways that stands to change the river cruising industry in a big way. Starting in the summer of 2016, the companies will team up to offer week-long, family-oriented cruises on the Danube River. Most river cruise ships and itineraries are geared towards older adults and couples, although… Read the full article…

New Travel Agents Jumpstart Their Businesses at March Boot Camp

Written by: on April 07, 2015

Boot Camp Group of Agents

Travel agents from around the country gathered at KHM Travel Group’s corporate office March 20th and 21st for our largest Boot Camp Training session to date. Thirty-one agents engaged in two days of instruction centered around the “Ready. Set. Grow.” theme. On Day One, the agents arrived for breakfast and welcoming remarks from our team…. Read the full article…

Karisma Launches New Nickelodeon Vacation Experiences

Written by: on March 30, 2015


Starting this summer, families looking for a fun twist on a kid-friendly vacation should consider Karisma’s Azul Hotels in Jamaica and Mexico’s Riviera Maya. Through a new partnership with Viacom, Nickelodeon’s parent company, kids will have the chance to hang with some of the brand’s most beloved characters. The Nickelodeon Experience at Azul Hotels by… Read the full article…

A Travel Agent’s Guide to Selling River Cruises

Written by: on March 27, 2015

Selling River Cruises

This week, we’ve highlighted the advantages of European river cruises and how they differ from ocean cruises. We have also looked at Avalon Waterways’ innovative fleet of ships and the special interest packages they offer. But what do travel agents need to know about selling river cruises? The tips below will help you inform and sell… Read the full article…

Europe’s Top Special Interest River Cruises

Written by: on March 26, 2015

Avalon Special Interest

Cruising through Europe, there’s so much history, scenery and culture to absorb. Avalon’s special interest cruises give passengers the opportunity to focus their attention on the aspect of travel that they are most passionate about. If you are interested in learning more about the cuisine of France, or about the most important WWI sights, then check… Read the full article…

River Cruises & Ocean Cruises: A Comparison

Written by: on March 25, 2015


If you’ve never experienced river cruising, you may be wondering how it differs from the Royal Caribbean cruise you took last year. Of course, both vacations involve spending a major portion of your time on a moving vessel. However, river cruises are completely different from ocean cruises in several key ways. To help you decide… Read the full article…

Avalon Offers the Best Views & Biggest Rooms for River Cruisers

Written by: on March 24, 2015

River Cruise Week Avalon

Imagine waking to scenes of lush hillsides dotted with quaint villages and castle ruins — all from the comfort of your suite. After breakfast, you enjoy an expertly guided tour of one of Europe’s most extraordinary Gothic churches. In the afternoon, you might spend a few hours sampling vintages from one of the region’s best-known… Read the full article…