by Peter J. Bates

Friday, May 27, 2011

Yes, Consumers Are Traveling Again To All Corners Of The Globe

Spring and summertime bring renewal, and with that an enhanced optimism from valued travel advisors eyeing the state of the luxury industry. In talking with my trusted friends in the travel advisor community, I am pleased to report there is good news, which many of you already know since your phones have resumed ringing – people are indeed traveling again! But, where are they going and why? And, with a rich global tapestry of cultures out there, what motivates advisors to sell certain destinations to clients? I queried a group of 50 well-known travel advisors (at the owner/manager level) around the country and am privileged to share their insight with you.