Vacations have always been up there in everyone’s “must do” list.  This popular luxury that we afford ourselves whenever we can requires attention to detail that will make a corporation’s accountant sweat with envy.

Details like where to stay, for how long, where and what to eat, what to do when you get there, places to visit and stuff to do should be arranged before the trip even gets started. Booking flights is another part of the vacation that is completely a task of its own. And to top all of these off, you have to deal with the ever-shrinking budget. Are we getting our money’s worth? Is this the best place to stay for the money?

Well you get it.

That is why the Internet is swamped nowadays with tips on how to maximize your vacation. So-called “experts” have sprouted of late to give you their 2 cents worth when it comes to planning that dream vacation.

Most of these tips yield good results, and some actually come from personal experience. And while they will provide you with wisdom before embarking on that sacred of all trips, the fact remains that you will have to do all the work yourself.

Surely you have dreamed of a vacation where all you have to do is show up, and everything is taken cared of—just like in the ad you saw in a magazine.

Well don’t panic, there is a solution, and it is surprisingly simple that you will ask yourself, “Why didn’t I think of that?”

Have you ever considered booking your trip through a luxury travel agent?

If you’re like the many who think they are better at doing some things than others, well prepare to be shocked. Booking that trip through a travel agent might yield a better result than your tried and tested do-it-yourself ways.

Here are reasons why you should seriously consider using a luxury travel agent for that next vacation you have been planning.

They might actually get you the best deal possible. These agents know when prices are actually at their lowest and are in a better position to tell you when to go and where to go. Stuff like what is the cheapest means of transportation is icing on the cake when your agent is travel savvy and knows his way around. This definitely beats those automated travel websites that tell you they got everything covered.

They have a huge pool of resource that help them get you the best deal possible. These agents have, over the years, established connections with major hotels, resorts, airlines and transportation companies that is hard to beat. That gives them the edge when it comes to getting your money’s worth.

They have better influence when it comes to booking a stay in a particular hotel. Hotels have a hard time saying “no” to these travel agents whom they consider to be a gold mine in guests.  They are more likely to say “yes” to their request compared to you being the actual guest.

They are great at coming up with group discounts.  If you have a group vacation coming along or a romantic holiday with that special someone, let your agent do all the dirty work. They can’t be best at researching the best deal you can get. The time alone that it will take for you to find out is more than worth it.

Final thoughts

Consider luxury travel agent as life savers when something goes awry on that trip. Should you encounter a roadblock on your vacation like a cancelled flight or bad transfer service, wouldn’t it be great to have somebody you can call who has your back?

They will never leave you to fend for yourself when trouble arises. More often than not, they will have some sort of back-up plan for you if something goes wrong.

Bio: Infinity & Beyond Travel has only one goal in mind. It is to offer clients an almost limitless amount of choices (that’s the infinity) whilst always exceeding expectations (that’s the beyond). Our team of hardworking, friendly, knowledgeable, meticulous and well-travelled agents are geared at ensuring you can enjoy a holiday with peace of mind.