MASTA (ANZ) has undergone a name change and is now known as Travel Health Advisor. The debut Family Travel Advisor Forum has officially wrapped, and by all accounts, was a tremendous success. Once you become a Brownell Traveler, you are unlikely to ever book travel on your own again! Of course, this is just a small sample of the type of travel experiences our advisors create in collaboration with their clients.
In contrast, some travel agencies with large call centers are often inbound marketing specialists with little to no actual travel experience. The best way to travel the coast is through La Ruta del Sol or Highway to the Sun, which is a coastal highway stretching all the way from Salinas, one of the most visited beach towns in Ecuador, to the relaxing beaches of Manta and Bahia in Manabí.
The disadvantages of using a travel agent is that they may not be able to provide guidance or answer questions about the destinations, cruise lines or properties you are interested in. Many times, due to their marketing partnerships they offer one-size-fits-all” vacation packages.
Click the Request Travel Info” button on our homepage and we’ll match you with a travel advisor. This can work both in favor (cutting through bureaucracy) or against (fear caused by counterparts knowing of this access) the advisor. Please note, the planning fee is custom to each client and departure and is up to the discretion of the travel advisor.
Other than accommodation, people are also concerned with transportation matters, especially the different classes of air travel. See travel health reports and our Fact Sheet on cholera and the vaccine (Dukoral). Come the holidays, most people are upbeat about travel and staying in the best luxurious resorts their money can afford.