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Does this look like Alaska?

Alaska Cruising Review

I have cruised from Seattle to the glaciers and back for 7 nights. Talking to many people onboard, I found a lot of unhappiness with the itinerary, the ship, the ports and the weather (but who controls that?). I tried to explain to them that if they had booked with a Certified Travel Agent, all of those complaints would have been taken care of at the booking process. All of these people had booked by themselves online or with a company who only employees “order takers”.

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Time To Travel- Part 1

How do I make my dream vacation happen?   Part 1    Let’s try to make it a “dream”, not a “nightmare”.  No matter what your travel plans are, you need a travel professional.  In choosing one, make sure they have the proper certifications:  CTC (Certified Travel Counselor) and MCC or ECC (Master or Elite Cruise Counselor).  […]

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A Travel Horror Story

Who would ever think this beautiful lobby has a horror story. Kevin booked his family to Hawaii in February.  Paid in full with confirmations in hand, off they went in August.  The airline was fine, the rental car was fine, but when the parking attendant at the hotel didn’t have them on his list, Kevin […]

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