As Business Picks Up, Travel Advisors Face New Problems

Travel advisors have welcomed business picking back up the past two months.

While that is to no doubt be celebrated, they have also come new issues, including constantly changing protocols and testing requirements that differ from country to country and even state to state and continuing uncertainty, with the media reporting of a spreading Delta variant.

Lori Wilson, a travel advisor with JCo Travel Inc., told Travel Market Report her agency’s biggest struggle right now is the high demand and being met with low supply in air, resort, and excursion options.

“Trying to infuse excitement into clients’ travel while also tempering that with fair expectations is a tough balance right now,” she said. “Praying that all of the resorts can see enough in their revenue that they can bring employees back and staff their properties.”

Carrie Mahoney, of Carrie Mahoney Travel, a Travel Experts advisor, has…

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