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01-21-2016 01-20-2016 Top Five Reasons for Choosing a Travel Agent - #4 Safety & Security

Safety and security have always been top of mind with leisure travelers. Since 9/11, continued unrest on the Middle East and now Europe, it has become more important than ever. Travelers are seeking out safety/security information that provides them with up to date information on travel destinations. In the world we live in today, this is critical.! One cannot make assumptions about any destination, especially international, without having the insight from up to date information, whether it is political, health related, terrorism, or weather related. And we know how rapidly this can change. ! ! Travel agents provide a terrific service to their clients by providing this information on a timely basis.

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Piero Soderino, the head of the powerful Florentine Republic, once told Michelangelo that David's nose was much too large. Michelangelo then hid some marble dust in his hand, climbed back up his ladder and pretended to do some more "chiseling" on the offending proboscis. While he did so, he let some marble dust fall from his hand. The pompous Soderino was fooled – he examined the unchanged nose and announced it was much improved and far more "life-like."