Hotel Travel Agent Programs

In recent years, as more and more hotels are interested in dealing directly with travel agents we decided to set up a page specifically catering to hotel travel agent programs. The programs have been growing with educations, training and best of all travel agent benefits. This list isn’t meant to be comprehensive but please let… Read More »

Take an Eco Expediciones in Chile

Expediciones Chile invites you to come explore the best kept secret of Patagonia, a magical place where hundreds of glacial lakes are connected by thousands of kilometers of pristine rivers, all flowing through the dramatic Andean Mountain range. Come visit us in the heart of this paradise, the Futaleufu River Valley. Be enchanted by its… Read More »

Slovenia FAM Trip 2017 – $200 From YTP

Journey to the sunny side of the alps!  July 10th – 18th 2017 YTP is proud to announce our 2nd FAM trip of the year, Slovenia! Located in the heart of Europe, Slovenia is the first country to be declared a green destination. This fairytale land boasts spellbinding views of its preserved history, gorgeous architecture,… Read More »

Elite Island Resorts – FAM Rates – Antigua-Barbados-Tortola BVI

Find Travel Agent Fam Rates starting at $89 per night. For details please visit the official site of Elite Island Resorts – http://www.eliteislandresorts.com/fams/ Elite Island Resorts’ 2017 All-Inclusive FAMs are here! 
Warm up with Elite Island Resorts as we unveil our familiarization trip rates for 2017. Choose from our collection of authentic Caribbean beachfront resorts located on… Read More »

St. Croix Travel Agent Fam Rates

This is directly from the St. Croix tourism website – http://www.gotostcroix.com/special-offers/st-croix-fam-rates-travel-agents/ It is also listed on our travel agent discount page. lan your own ‘fam trip’ to St. Croix and experience the island on your own schedule, at your own pace, with your own preferences.  The St. Croix Hotel and Tourism Association is pleased to offer you… Read More »

Africa Fam Trip

Great Lakes Safaris Offers Fam Trip To Africa March 15, 2017 Great Lakes Safaris will be conducting two fam trips for agents and operators in Uganda and Rwanda this year, May 18-28 and Nov 13-23, with optional extensions into Nyungwe Forest National Park. If you’re interested in participating, contact David DiGregorio at dave@cornersun.com as soon… Read More »

Jacksonville Fam Trip

See first-hand why Jacksonville is the perfect place for your next meeting. Get to know Jacksonville and see why the River City is the perfect setting for your next meeting or event. Meeting Professionals that qualify for fam trips: Meeting, event, incentive, training/conference programs or conventions, with verifiable meetings history. Planners with groups yielding a… Read More »

Getting Started as a Travel Agent

We hear a lot of questions from beginner travel agents, here is a list of commonly asked questions and our best attempts at answering them. If you have additional travel agent questions please send them to info@familiarizationtrips.com Should I become a travel agent? I am not one to deter dreams but I will say that… Read More »

Resort credits the good the bad and the ugly

This is another side-step from our normal type of post.  In recent years resort credits have taken off as an incentive or add-on that hotels offer. We realize many travel agents and travelers alike are asking “What type of resort credits am I getting?”.  The reason that resort credits come under so much scrutiny is… Read More »

22% Travel Agent Commission with Moon Palace

Most of the time this blog is for highlighting travel agent fam trips and travel agent discounts but every so often we like to highlight flash travel agent commissions or special commissions that are only available for a short time. Most travel agents don’t get direct commission rate offers from hotels which is where FamiliarizationTrips.com… Read More »