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Vacation insurance worth considering

...the unimaginable and not need the insurance than to need it and not have it. Always when you are traveling, ask your travel agent about the insurance. If you have special needs, be sure it is covered."According to Lynne Peters, a travel insurance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-09-19/travel-insurance-worth-cost
No easy formula for best time to book airline tickets

...not that useful necessarily for a specific trip."Airlines Reporting Corp., which handles tickets sold through travel agents, pinpointed Day 57 as when you'll find the cheapest average domestic fares. But in a nod to the inexactness of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-08-15/no-easy-formula-best-time-bo
Airbnb offers authenticity and a few challenges in Havana

...there's no central database. These accommodations, called "casas particulares," get guests through word of mouth, travel agents, street signs, TripAdvisor and even taxi drivers paid to steer visitors their way.Jonathan Ashton, who lists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-06-25/airbnb-offers-authenticity-a
Tourists flocking to Cuba 'before the Americans come'

...impossible to get a room at Havana's best hotels. Some travel agents report being turned away when trying to book group reservations...begun marketing its sea voyages directly to Americans.Travel agents that have been doing business here for years are aware...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-23/tourists-flocking-cuba-ame
Kirby: Welcome to James Brown's town

...their homes and leave town this week. Where do you think they went?Chronicle reporter Doug Stutsman polled several travel agents last month and found cruises, Florida beaches and Disney World were popular for Augustans on the road this week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-06/kirby-welcome-james-browns-to
Louise O'Connor

...Schools, flight attendant for the American Airlines based in New York, and spent 30 years in the travel industry as a Travel Agent, including co-ownership of Custom Travel, specializing in high end corporate and international leisure travel...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174258650
US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism

...visit. And there is a tiny, but robust business in transporting people to Cuba.Most operators are tiny storefront travel agents in the Miami area with names like Alina's Travel Co. and Gina's Travel Services. Those agents then charter planes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/world/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-carefully-
US travel industry has been quietly looking to expand into Cuba

...And there is a tiny ? but robust ? business in transporting people to Cuba.Most operators are small storefront travel agents in the Miami area with names like Alina's Travel Co. Those agents then charter planes from carriers like American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-17/us-travel-industry-has-bee
Augusta residents spending on summer trips

...aren't shying away from taking vacations, both near and far, during the peak summer travel season this year.Local travel agents are reporting that just as many, if not more, customers are booking trips this summer as last year."My activity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-11/augusta-res
New rides, slides set to open

...a National Geographic travel expert and author of "How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler," says "a lot of travel agents - particularly AAA agents - have some really great deals not available online."Some parks reduce prices during off-peak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-05-31/new-rides-slides-set-open