KHM Travel Group Announces the 2016 Crystal Award Winners

Written by: on February 03, 2017

  Congratulations to KHM Travel Group’s 2016 Crystal Award Winners, who were honored on Wednesday on board the Carnival Conquest on this year’s Crystal Conference and Awards cruise. Our Crystal Awards are given to KHM Travel’s top-performing agents in the categories listed below. The staff of KHM Travel Group is proud of all the winners,… Read the full article…

5 Unforgettable and Unique Luxury Hotels in Europe

Written by: on February 01, 2017

  Europe is known for its history, and culture, and for being home to many of the world’s most iconic landmarks. In fact, these luxury hotels in Europe double as destinations unto themselves, with everything a traveler would need to feel comfortable and pampered. For high-end clients heading across the pond, suggest one (or more!)… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Group & Carnival Take the Polar Bear Plunge

Written by: on January 26, 2017

  When is it completely sane to willingly jump into freezing cold water in the dead of winter? When it is for a good cause! For the past few years, a handful of KHM Travel Group agents have teamed up with our partners at Carnival Cruise Lines to participate in the Polar Bear Plunge. Over… Read the full article…

Six Things to Pack for Your Next Cruise

Written by: on January 24, 2017

  Whether it’s your first vacation at sea or you’re a veteran cruiser, at some point during your travel planning you’ll have to answer the same question: What should I pack? Beyond the obvious necessities–clothes, toiletries, and travel documents–there are several items you’ll find in my suitcase every time I sail. 1. Hanging Toiletry Bag Space… Read the full article…

Congrats to the 2016 KHM Travel Pinnacle and Basecamp Agents!

Written by: on January 19, 2017

  In 2011, KHM Travel Group launched the Pinnacle Elite Agent Program to recognize top-producing travel agents and offer them additional tools, opportunities and incentives. That year, there were 32 agents who hit $100,000 in commissionable sales and were welcomed into the Pinnacle group. In 2016, 275 KHM Travel Agents hit Pinnacle level, and more… Read the full article…

6 Things No One Will Tell You About Becoming a Travel Agent

Written by: on January 18, 2017

  We happen to think that becoming a travel agent is one of the most rewarding paths you can take! However, it’s as much a lifestyle as it is a job. Clients can be demanding, and in such a rapidly-changing industry, it’s important for you, as an agent, to be adaptable as well! As a host… Read the full article…

Preferred Supplier Spotlight: Linda Thompson, Norwegian Cruise Line

Written by: on January 11, 2017

  Linda Thompson, our Business Development Manager with Norwegian Cruise Line, has been helping others develop their travel businesses for nearly 25 years. She started off as a travel agent herself in Youngstown, Ohio. Coincidentally, she worked with Cheryl Hudak, who is now the Regional Director of Sales with The Mark Travel Corp. From there,… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Agent Spotlight: Ashley DiMauro

Written by: on January 10, 2017

  Even as an independent travel agent, you are never working alone. You have your host agency to support and advise you, and fellow agents to encourage and share experiences with you. Many new home-based travel agents also get a boost from their family and friends. Ashley DiMauro, of DiMauro Travel in Nebraska, joined KHM… Read the full article…

7 Ways to Make 2017 Your Travel Agency’s Best Year Yet

Written by: on January 05, 2017

  Whether you are a brand new home-based travel agent or have been in the industry for years, a new year is the perfect time to examine your small business and re-focus. The following tips will help get your agency on track for its best year yet. 1. Determine your “Why” “Discover Your Why” is… Read the full article…

KHM Travel Group’s Year in Social Media 2016

Written by: on December 30, 2016

  We’ve already highlighted the accomplishments and hard work of our travel agents in our 2016 Year in Review. Numbers tell part of the story, but you can also learn about the busy (but fun!) year the KHM Travel Group team had through social media. Thanks to everyone that Followed, Liked, Shared or Engaged with… Read the full article…