Local travel agency joins nationwide campaign inviting travelers to discover how the dedication and expertise of travel agents can enhance their travel experience.


Memphis, TN (Feb. 26, 2018) — Memphis-area Travel Leaders travel agency is embracing a national campaign declaring “2018: Year of the Travel Agent” as a way to highlight the personalized services available to travelers when they use a professional travel advisor.
 
“Our business is thriving today because of our clients here in the Memphis-metro area who have experienced first-hand how well we assist them before, during and after their journey. By participating in the campaign ‘2018: Year of the Travel Agent’, it is our way to show that we will remain committed to meeting and exceeding traveler expectations this year and beyond,” said Barbara May from the Travel Leaders location at 2865 Wolf Creek Pkwy., Ste. 104. “Area residents who have not yet used a travel agent, or haven’t done so in years, we invite them to contact us to learn what we can do to improve their travel experience for leisure or business.”


The 2018: Year of the Travel Agent campaign focuses on the “12 Tenets of Travel Agents,” including:

  1. Travel agents help you before, during and after the journey.
  2. Travel agents are travel experts.
  3. Travel agents provide peace of mind wherever you travel.
  4. Travel agents have access to exclusive benefits.
  5. Travel agents design personalized experiences for each unique traveler.
  6. Travel agents cut through the clutter of the internet.
  7. Travel agents read the fine print.
  8. Travel agents study hard to become specialists.
  9. Travel agents make your dollars travel further.
  10. Travel agents are real people, accessible in real life.
  11. Travel agents are globally connected.
  12. Travel agents are passionate travelers, first and foremost.


“We know that technology has made it easier for people to book a flight or a hotel directly online, however the firsthand experience, we, as travel experts, have gained through our connections with the airlines, hotels, resorts, cruise lines and destination tourism boards, allows us to offer added amenities and discounts one can’t obtain on their own,” added Barbara May.  “In addition, we are there for you throughout your journey, making arrangements as necessary should your plans be disrupted due to weather, emergencies, or you just want to extend your stay or change your itinerary. When planning your next trip, consider seeing what a travel agent professional can offer.”


“Travel Better” by visiting the experienced travel agent experts at the Travel Leaders location at 2765 Wolf Creek Pkwy., Ste. 104 or online at www.gotravelleaders.com or simply call 901-377-6600 or 901-853-6200.

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Travelers can support hurricane-impacted islands by vacationing in unaffected Caribbean areas

 Memphis, TN, 10/17/17 – Travel agents at Travel Leaders Memphis / Bartlett / Collierville have signed on as One Caribbean Family Ambassadors to share accurate information about the region and help travelers make decisions about their fall and winter travel plans. 

 “Approximately 70 percent of the destinations in the Caribbean were not impacted by the recent hurricanes, and we have pledged to share that message with our travelers,” said Barbara May, owner of Memphis and Collierville’s Travel Leaders locations.  “The Caribbean* is extremely popular among Memphis travelers, in part, due to the  flights, warm weather, the beautiful beaches, and  proximity for a long-weekend getaways, and we want to be sure everyone knows the Caribbean is open for business.”

 Memphis / Bartlett / Collierville’s Travel Leaders is participating in an education and awareness campaign in conjunction with the Caribbean tourism industry to spread the word that many Caribbean islands are waiting to welcome visitors with open doors and open arms.


 “In addition to an opportunity to enjoy fun in the sun, visiting the unaffected areas in the Caribbean also helps to boost the economy of the entire region,” noted May. “This is a mutually beneficial way to show support for the Caribbean islands and help stabilize their economy.”


The expert travel agents at the Travel Leaders in the Memphis-metro area, are available to advise any traveler on the best Caribbean cruise, tour or vacation package to fit their needs and desires.

Travel Better with Travel Leaders.  Contact the Travel Leaders location in Memphis at 2765 Wolf Creek Pkwy, Ste. 104​ (next door to David’s Bridal) or online at www.GoTravelLeaders.com or simply call
901-377-6600 or 901-853-6200

Closed

Below is a list of who is currently Open and Closed as of October 17, 2017. 
  • Antigua
  • Aruba
  • Bahamas
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Bonaire
  • Curaçao
  • Dominican Republic
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe  
  • Jamaica
  • Key West
  • Martinique
  • St. Kitts & Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • St. Vincent & The Grenadines
  • The Cayman Islands 
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Anguilla (Road Bay)
  • British Virgin Islands (Jost Van Dyke, Tortola, & Virgin Gorda)
  • Dominica (Roseau)
  • Puerto Rico (Ponce, San Juan, & Isabel Segunda)
  • St. Maarten (Phillipsburg)
  • Turks & Caicos (Grand Turk Island)
  • U.S. Virgin Islands (St. Croix, St. John, & St. Thomas) 

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“2018: Year of the Travel Agent” Campaign Embraced by Memphis’s Travel Leaders 

Memphis / Bartlett /Collierville’s Travel Leaders Joins One Caribbean Family Ambassador Campaign to Promote Travel to the Caribbean 

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901-377-6600 / 901-853-6200

2765 Wolf Creek Pkwy, Ste. 104

​Memphis, TN 38133