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eechim
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Post by eechim » Tue, 16 Nov 2010 6:44 pm

anyone have any good travel agents they can recommend? (i need to book something for a visit to HK)
there seem to be a million travel agents advertised in chinatown but i am confused as to which is a good one?
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Post by QRM » Wed, 26 Jan 2011 8:22 pm

So far have yet to find a travel agent that can beat the online prices and offers.

LOL "book through an agent to take the stress out of the trip?" Have you ever tried dealing with a local agent? Wall banging stuff.

I assume they are more for people who don't have a computer or wants to pay cash for their trips.

Unless you know one as a personal friend who you can call up at 3am to sort out an emergency while on a trip, then stick with the respected on-line portals or deal direct with the airlines/hotel. If you must go with a physical agent then make sure they are registered and insurance backed.
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Post by nakatago » Wed, 26 Jan 2011 8:24 pm

I second that: the internet has made travel agents useless for savvy people.
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