As written for the ATAS blog – view on ATAS website here. Holidays are exciting, enough said! But what happens when your hours of careful planning are affected by factors beyond your control? We recently helped a father and daughter whose holiday plans were nearly ruined due to a death in their family. The father […]
Sean Simmons Travel received some glowing editorial in Outta Site magazine recently. Click here to see the full feature!
Sean Simmons Travel is proud to announce that they have achieved their ATAS accreditation. The AFTA Travel Accreditation Scheme (ATAS) sets a new benchmark of quality for the travel industry. To achieve accreditation, Sean Simmons Travel were required to meet stringent criteria for professional and financial conduct, and display evidence of their strong service and […]
Sean Simmons Travel is proud to formally announce we have made it through as finalists in the AFTA National Travel Industry Awards for 2014. It is the second year in a row we have placed in the finals and this year we have made it through in two categories. BEST TRAVEL MANAGER [CORPORATE] – SEAN […]
We are pleased to announce that Sean Simmons has placed as a finalist in the 2013 AFTA National Travel Industry Awards. In line for the award of Best Travel Consultant (Corporate), Sean wholeheartedly embodies all the principles that make an outstanding consultant, providing each and every one of his clients with: Unwavering commitment Impeccable quality […]
At a Sydney press conference yesterday afternoon, Sean Simmons Travel had the pleasure of joining our preferred travel technology provider Amadeus to announce the exclusive partnership with Dolphin Dynamics – an innovative mid-office solution out of the UK. Why were we there? Well for the past six months, SST has been the national test agent […]
Recently travel weekly posted an article about the Positive outlook for business travel based on a Travelscene survey which cited “Corporate confidence is growing when it comes to business travel with more hectic travel schedules expected in 2013, according to a new survey by Travelscene Corporate. General manager David Padman revealed that an “overwhelming majority” […]
In relation to the Tnooz article Not Dead yet: Why the old school travel agent isn’t going anywhere, it’s great to see our business ethos being validated by the industry. Whereas, we once celebrated the digitalisation of industry as the signposts of travel’s ability to stay ahead of innovation and consumer demand, it now has the adverse […]
I don’t know about you, but I get really frustrated when I see press releases like these. Oceania grows by 7% yet Qantas international traffic continues to decline. Will the Emirates deal be enough to keep the ‘Crippled wallaby’ flying? Or is this a ploy to convert the ‘red tail’ to a ‘Silver star’?
Though many people consider travel to be stressful and unpleasant, it doesn’t have to be that way. Getting outside of your normal daily activity can be a rewarding experience, and one that can change your life in large or small ways. Following these tips will help make the journey a positive one. Business If you […]
Whether you are a seasoned world explorer or planning a first-time getaway, prospective travelers face numerous decisions to be made. Luckily, there is a wealth of information out there that can vastly simplify the travel planning process. This article contains great tips and information for people interested in traveling. You can see exotic animal and […]
Choosing your next travel destination is not always easy. There are many things to consider the main one being, where do you want to go? Yet, no matter where you decide to go, there isa universal truth you need to address: travelling is stressful. This article will give you some tips on minimizing the stress […]
Traveling can be one of the greatest educational experiences that we can have in our lives. It broadens the mind and introduces you to new sets of ideas. To leave the comfort of your home, and immerse yourself in the great wonder that is the world we live in. To see it and feel in […]
You may feel guilty about attempting to take a holiday in this economy. This article will give you some great ideas for the budget-minded traveler. Research local laws and customs prior to traveling. Some behavior you find normal may be offensive or even illegal in another country. Show your respect for the laws and the […]