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When I started my career in travel in the early ’80s, there was no TripAdvisor, nor was there easy access to reviews and travel photos. Short of guidebooks that were printed
every few years, the best source of travel information was a professional travel agent. The way we gained our knowledge was through familiarization trips to key destinations that
were offered specifically to travel agents for this purpose. I remember trips with multiple days spent touring five, six or even seven hotels, taking copious notes and photos so that I could accurately describe them to my clients.
Read more from Brenda Hunsberger, Senior Vice President, Leisure Travel & Merchandise