Travel Agents Are Back, USA Today Reports

Travel agents are getting even greater national notoriety now that USA Today has reprinted a story from The Bergen Record touting how travel agents are renewing the trust of consumers in an age of online travel.

As Travel Market Report noted in November, writer Jill Schensul calls agents “saviors” for digging through the morass of travel information and options and helping consumers save money and make more informed choices.

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Sometimes people stop and think. They have to get over the fee. But when we tell them we are going to take the guesswork out of their entire trip and give them a cell phone on arrival that will allow them to call us whenever they want, we win.

Sean Fidelli
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Best Cities For First-time International Travelers

1. Barcelona

2. Lisbon

3. Copenhagen

4. Siem Reap and Phnom Penh

5. Sydney

Source: The Seattle Times

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