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How to travel more: The perks of being a travel agent

April 17, 2019

  “Oh, maybe next year I’ll be able to take that trip.” “I’ll have more time to travel later in life.” “I can’t afford that vacation right now.” Sound familiar? We all have excuses why we don’t travel as much as we’d like, whether it’s for financial reasons or we just don’t have time. But…Read More »

Who the heck still uses travel agents?

April 3, 2019

You’ve probably wondered- with all the options online, do people still use travel agents? Well, the answer is a resounding, YES! In fact, travel agents are more valuable now than ever. Although the internet provides convenience, the sheer number of options can be overwhelming and confusing. Add in the rise of experienced-based travel, and more…Read More »

Cruise Planners Reigns with Back-to-Back Chairman’s Award from Royal Caribbean International

January 28, 2019

Cruise Planners recognized as Chairman’s Award winner for the second year in a row–third time overall due to continued strong sales growth and supportive partnership For the third time, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, was awarded Royal Caribbean International’s Chairman’s Award, which is the company’s highest award bestowed on their top travel partners….Read More »

Cruise Planners: Leaders in Land

January 28, 2019

How Cruise Planners latest land award and specialized trainings benefit travel advisors Playa Hotels and Resorts named Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, its Top-Selling Travel Network in the U.S., continuing Cruise Planners’ trend of dominating the land travel segment. As we keep growing our land sales, our trophy case grows too. Check out…Read More »

Cruise Planners Remains Untouched as #1 Travel Franchise to Own

January 10, 2019

Flexibility to work-from-home, industry-leading tools and an amazing reputation make Cruise Planners’ franchise model ideal for travel enthusiasts – no experience required For the 16th straight year, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, earned the ranking of No. 1 Travel Franchise to Own in Entrepreneur magazine’s Franchise 500®, the world’s first, best and most…Read More »

Cruise Planners Leads the World in Sales for Sandals and Beaches Resorts

December 20, 2018

Sandals Resorts names Cruise Planners Top U.S. and Worldwide Host Agency, further establishing the network’s dominance as a leader in land travel, proving its investment in this travel sector Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, ranks No. 1 not only in the U.S., but in the world in sales for Sandals Resorts International. At…Read More »

The Greatest Show in Travel: Cruise Planners Celebrates 25 Years at Annual Convention

December 4, 2018

This year, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, kick-started its 25th anniversary celebration at its annual conference, which was themed The Greatest Show, a play off of the popular movie The Greatest Showman, but with the brand’s signature Cruisitude® carried throughout. In front of 600 travel advisors and hundreds of travel partners, Cruise Planners…Read More »

How Cruise Planners Supports and Embraces LGBTQ+ Franchise Owners and Travelers

September 25, 2018

Cruise Planners provides LGBTQ-focused marketing materials to help franchise owners and travelers provide inclusive marketing Cruise Planners continues to be an energetic advocate for the LGBTQ+ community, with membership in both the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and Greater Fort Lauderdale Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (GFLGLCC), and a seat on many…Read More »