Author Archives: Mike Benz

Do you have Travel Medical Insurance? You may not be able to Travel without it

Monday, January 28, 2019   Written by:
insurance policy

Medical insurance isn’t just a “nice to have” service when traveling anymore. Depending on where you are headed, it may actually be obligatory. Due to rising global healthcare costs, many countries are…

Complete your Bucket List in 2019: Sporting Events in the US

Monday, January 14, 2019   Written by:
baseball stadium

If seeing a major sporting event is on your bucket list, 2019 is the year to check it off. From the Super Bowl to the World Series and everything in between, take…

Professional Travel Honored as an Ensemble Top Performer

Thursday, November 1, 2018   Written by:
ensemble

Ensemble Travel® Group, one of the premier travel agency organizations in the industry, honored their top-producing members in the U.S. and Canada at their annual Circle of Excellence Gala as part of…

Save Time: Use a Travel Agent

Monday, September 24, 2018   Written by:
airplane

You know that a travel agent can save you money but have you ever thought about the significant amount of time one can save you in addition to stretching your dollars? Often,…

Date Destination: Cleveland, Ohio

Monday, September 10, 2018   Written by:
cleveland

Cleveland is more of a destination city than ever! If you’ve decided to make a weekend trip here with your significant other or you’re looking to relax with a ‘staycation,’ squeeze every…

What the Mexico Travel Advisory Means for You

Thursday, August 30, 2018   Written by:
cancun

The U.S. Department of State recently issued a travel advisory regarding travel to Mexico encouraging travelers to use caution when visiting the country. This has caused concern for some of our travelers…

Travel Agents Save Consumers Hundreds

Tuesday, May 10, 2016   Written by:
cash

It seems easy, right? Jump on your computer, open a browser and spend a few minutes on Expedia, Orbitz or one of the many other travel sites available, and bam! You’ve planned…

Home for the Holidays: What to Do if Your Holiday Flight is Delayed or Cancelled

Tuesday, December 15, 2015   Written by:
airplane in the snow

Whether it’s caused by a storm, issues with the plane or something else, flight delays and cancellations do happen — especially around the holidays. Check out our tips to be prepared in…

8 U.S. Cities for History Buffs

Tuesday, December 1, 2015   Written by:
8 us cities for history buffs

In the United States, we are surrounded by history. With preserved landmarks at every corner, historical monuments and top-rated museums, these 8 cities top our list of historic destinations in the U.S….

6 U.S. Cities for Solo Travelers

Tuesday, November 3, 2015   Written by:
6 us cities for solo travelers

Someone once said that traveling alone is the best gift you can give yourself. While solo travel may once have been considered a faux pas, it’s now more popular than ever and…

Planning a Holiday Vacation

Monday, October 12, 2015   Written by:
Couple on Holiday Vacation

The kids are off school, work tends to be slower and there are deals on all kinds of trips – what better time to travel than the holidays? Check out these ideas…

7 U.S. Cities for Shoppers

Tuesday, October 6, 2015   Written by:
7 US Cities for Shoppers

Do you love to shop ‘til you drop? Check out these 7 U.S. cities that would make perfect destinations for fashionistas everywhere. Bloomington, Minnesota Home to the largest mall in the U.S.,…