Dubai’s Great Outdoors

Sky Bird’s tours division, Sky Vacations’ new Dubai packages are specially designed to expose your clients to Dubai’s best features, inside and out. Travelers looking to soak up the Dubai sun through outdoor activity will find plenty to do between the beaches, desert, and city. Continue reading for some of Dubai’s most popular outdoor ventures.
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How to Tell if an Airline Consolidator is Reputable

Choosing to work with an airline consolidator is one of the best decisions you can make as a travel agent. Just like everything else in life, you want to make sure the company you work with is reputable. So how do you determine if an airline consolidator is trustworthy? There are several different ways to vet a consolidator before you work with them.
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Discover Dubai’s Food Scene

Whether your clients are planning a visit to Dubai or simply desire a pleasurable stopover, Sky Bird’s tours division, Sky Vacations, has the perfect vacation packages! They’ll enjoy a range of popular sites like Dubai’s delectable food scene. With hundreds of restaurants to choose from, diners of every palate will find something to enjoy.
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The Ins and Outs of Working with Airlines:

How Airline Consolidators Help Travel Agents

Working in the travel industry is rewarding, but it’s also highly competitive. When it comes time to book your client’s trip, you need to have all the expertise you can get. Working with an airline consolidator helps travel agents navigate the inner-workings of airlines and the travel industry as a whole by providing agents with special rates, discounts, tickets, and insights.
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Discover Dubai

If you have clients planning to either visit or stopover in Dubai, Sky Bird’s tours division, Sky Vacations, is releasing brand-new packages you won’t want to miss. With such a vast array of popular sites and experiences in this glamorous city, your clients will have no shortage of fun, even when time is limited.  Sky Vacations has the solution. Now you can earn commission from completely customizable packages that encompass the best of what Dubai has to offer from leisurely dinner cruises to exciting desert adventures!

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Why Travel Agents Should Utilize GDS

Global Distribution Systems, or GDS, are the bread and butter of airline consolidators, but many travel agents are not utilizing these amazing tools to their full potential. By working with an airline consolidator, travel agents can save time, money, and have a competitive advantage. This article is part of a monthly series on airline consolidators and how travel agents can put their services to work for them.
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How Airline Consolidators Boost Your Commissions

If you’re unsatisfied with how much (or how little) your current commissions are, you should consider working with an airline consolidator. The great deals they provide on airfare gives travel agents the power to mark up commissions. Imagine being handed a blank check on which to write your desired amount of commissions! If you’re ready to give your business a boost, tune in to this monthly series on airline consolidation throughout 2018.

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How Airline Consolidators Can Help with Booking Itineraries

When it comes to booking itineraries, you might be neglecting a valuable resource: airline consolidators. They do more than provide low net fares for you and your clients. In fact, many airline consolidators can help you plan an itinerary from start to finish. It’s like having an extra employee – or ten. If you’re ready to give your business a boost, tune in to this monthly series on airline consolidation throughout 2018.
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How Airline Consolidators Can Help with Large Group Bookings

If you’re not familiar with airline consolidators, you’re missing a tool that can take your business to the next level. Especially if you’re working with a large group! Consolidators not only save you time and hassle, they can get you better group tickets and rates. You no longer have to choose between making a decent commission and passing a discount on to your customers. Airline consolidators guarantee lower fares for your clients and better commissions for you – a win-win for everyone! Before you start booking your next large group of travelers, read this article to learn how airline consolidators can transform the way you book!
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Sky Bird Wins Gold at 2018 Travvy Awards

Best Airline Consolidator

At Sky Bird, we are always striving for excellence, whether it’s getting the lowest net fares to our clients or growing our relationships with airlines. Last year at the 2017 Travvy Awards, we were pleased to take home gold for Best Airline Consolidator. It was an incredible honor to know that travel agents and industry professionals trust us enough to vote us into first place.

We are excited to win Best Airline Consolidator for the second year in a row! Photo: https://www.facebook.com/travelpulse/posts/10156069631028188

In 2018, we were deeply humbled to be nominated a third time. The Travvy Awards hosts and nominees gathered once again to celebrate excellence in the travel industry. We are pleased to report that Sky Bird Travel & Tours took home gold for the second consecutive year!

Our CEO, Akshay Shah, proudly holding the 1st Place award. Photo: https://www.facebook.com/travelpulse/posts/10156069631028188

Thank you!

This award is a reflection of our dedication as well as the excellent partnerships we have with airlines, without whom we could not provide the incredible fares we’re known for. We are exceedingly grateful to everyone who cast their vote in our favor. And of course a big thank you to travAlliancemedia for hosting the Travvys!

You can find the full list of award outcomes here:

http://www.travelpulse.com/news/features/2017-travvy-awards-full-list-of-winners-from-the-academy-awards-of-travel.html