My future career. Travel agent

On a typical day a travel agent will:

•give advice on destinations;

•make arrangements for transportation, hotel accommodations, car rentals, tours, and recreation;

•advise on weather conditions, restaurants, tourist attractions, and recreation;

•provide information on customs regulations, required papers (passports, visas, and certificates of vaccination), and currency exchange rates to international travelers;

•consult published and computer-based sources for information on departure and arrival times, fares, and hotel ratings and accommodations;

•visit hotels, resorts, and restaurants to evaluate comfort, cleanliness, and quality of food and service;