Here are our top 10 reasons to use a UNIGLOBE Travel Professional:

Why, in these days of the internet, would you use the services of a travel professional? Answer: To get the best of "both worlds"! It wasn’t that long ago that using a travel agent to research and book a business or leisure  trip was the only way to go. Today, there are endless options online...in fact, so many that it has now become almost overwhelming to decipher all the choices, fees and rules. And this is where a UNIGLOBE travel professional comes in...by providing both a simpler, easy to use website for the regular market information AND access to our private, professional channels to find the rest of the information available to industry "insiders".

With this powerful combination of resources, our professionals can add support to your research and add "large network" buying power to your buying. We consult with you on your needs, assist you in your research, offer guidance and knowledge and strive to add a personal touch that no 'technology only' approach can provide. We stay current on business travel trends, up-and-coming destinations, great hotels and the ever changing airline rules and regulations and prices which affect your rates, comfort and convenience. It's a 1+1=3 advantage!

Here are our top 10 reasons to use a UNIGLOBE Travel Professional:

1. Your Time is Precious: There are choices today, lots of them! You or your staff can spend countless hours researching fares and rates, only to discover that the best fare or rate is no longer available. Your UNIGLOBE Travel Professional knows where to look in both online and specialty channels and can quickly return the best available options for your next trip – save time, save money with the UNIGLOBE Business Travel Plan

2. Benefit From Our Knowledge - Online and Offline: Like you, we know that not all hotel rooms and airplane seats are created equal. We feature real-time information on our websites and you can always connect to an experienced consultant for additional information and support. Knowledge is power so use our combined knowledge to ensure your very best travel experience.

3. Get The Latest Information: We live and breathe travel which means we are able to keep up with the hundreds of daily changes in airline rules, fees and regulations that are constantly shifting; hotels undergoing renovations and changes in management – all things that impact your experience. Your UNIGLOBE Travel professional has access to the latest information and can provide you with important  details that may have been conveniently forgotten in generic websites.

4. We’re Your Travel Advocate: Should you have a problem during your trip we are always there to help fix it or act on your behalf to see that a suitable solution is found to address your concerns. You benefit from our connections.

5. Assistance With Travel Documentation: Your UNIGLOBE Travel Professional stays current on worldwide travel documentation changes and requirements for your business or leisure travel to a foreign country; including visas and passports. These days, having the right travel documents is an area of detail you don’t want to get wrong!

6. Unique Destination Expertise: You may be looking add some interesting activities to your next meeting, arrange a special dinner or attend a special festival during your next business trip. Or maybe your intention is to extend your next trip to include a little break away weekend. We can help you plan your extension with tips on the best places to stay based on location and the best time to go.

7. Great Deals At Our Finger Tips: Our buying power results in better rates for you. We sell a LOT of travel and we have carefully chosen partnerships with airlines, hoteliers, ground handling companies,  international SIM card providers and others to help build a total trip plan featuring the best options.  We negotiate contracts and secure exclusive deals for our clients and are alerted to the latest sales and promotions.

8. The Personalized Touch: We carefully profile your requirements, and your company’s policies to ensure all options are the right fit, from transportation and accommodation logistics to recommendations for a great place to take a business partner for dinner.  And for those very important vacations, our destination and activity experts can recommend what to do (and what to skip) on your next holiday.

9. Helping You Avoid Travel Scams: It is certainly true that not all 5-star hotels are the same, photos can be outdated and information on the hotel may not be accurate. Your UNIGLOBE Travel consultant can make sure what you see is what you get. And, we keep all your personal information safe and secure to protect you from identity theft.

10. Complicated Itineraries Made Simple: When booking a multi-leg trip it is important to know what airlines offer the best connections, what airports are easiest to navigate and finally the best method to get to your hotel. It is these little tips that make the difference between having a smooth journey or a massive headache.

Think of your travel expert as you would an accountant or a real estate agent. You can file you own tax return or sell your own house, but many choose to leave this to people who have made it their life’s profession because they recognize that specialized knowledge pays off. Our role is to match up clients with the best travel options for their needs, it is your best interest we represent. Contact one of our local UNIGLOBE Travel offices today.