Travel agents at Qantas were outraged by the diminished commissions

A Qantas spokesman said the last commission reduction was more than 15 years ago, travel agents had more than a year’s notice of the change, and service fees were a “logical approach. “to reward travel agents. “Even before the commission change, we saw that many travel agents embraced the growing trend towards a fee for… Read More »

Here’s What You Should Not Buy While Traveling

Thanks to high gas prices, airfare at a premium, high demand and inflation overall, travel is now a massive financial task. Luckily, according to a new report from Travel + Leisure, there are some easy-if not obvious-ways travelers are good at saving money. And, spoiler alert, it has to do with what they are hindi… Read More »

Online Travel Agent eDreams Causes Nightmares

Thursday, July 14, 2022, 6:02 amPress Release: Consumer NZ Consumer NZ warns travelers to avoid online travel agent eDreams. The watchdog has received numerous complaints from customers who have had difficulty getting refunds and support from eDreams. The consumer recommends booking with a New Zealand-based travel agent or directly with the airline, to ensure that… Read More »