How Sky Bird Helps with Religious Travel

If four travelers are flying out of New York to Mecca, and two of their friends are meeting up with them via Chicago, and they all require halal cuisine, and the trip must be booked in three weeks, what is the approximate stress level of the travel agent? If we had to guess, it’s pretty high. When customers make a journey of faith, they’re counting on you to make sure their spiritual voyage is a success. This adds pressure beyond the normal realms of trip-planning. Let Sky Bird show you how easy it is to book religious travel with us!
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8 Questions to Ask When Choosing an Airline Consolidator

Whether you’re in the market for a better airline consolidator or looking to work with one for the first time, there are several important things to consider when shopping around. A business’s reputation, GDS access, customer service, and even their website are all things to keep an eye out for. Keep reading to see eight crucial questions to ask when choosing an airline consolidator.
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Transform a 24-layover in Dubai into a mini vacation

Give clients a mini vacation with a customized stopover in Dubai. Even brief visits can be their own adventure when you book with Sky Vacations, the tours division of Sky Bird Travel & Tours. 24-hour layovers afford clients the opportunity to experience fine dining, luxury accommodations, and Dubai’s most beloved attractions.

Here’s a glimpse of what clients can experience – even when time is limited:
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Affordable Adventure in Dubai

Show clients how affordable adventure travel can be when you book them a customized tour of Dubai from our tours division, Sky Vacations. They’ll have the chance to scratch off Bucket List activities like sky diving or take their city tour to the next level aboard a helicopter.
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Discover the structural celebrities of Dubai

Showcasing the landmarks that make up Dubai’s breathtaking skyline is a monumental addition to your clients’ visit. Whether you are working with a full vacation or are filling a brief stopover, our tours division, Sky Vacations, has customizable Dubai packages (including a half-day city tour) that get clients up close and personal with the city’s iconic architecture.

Discover the structural celebrities of Dubai and the architectural world.
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How Airline Consolidators Keep Agents Competitive

In the era of booking travel online, it’s tougher than ever to be a travel agent. Clients can book their own vacations with the click of a button which begs the question of why an agent is relevant anymore. Thankfully, airline consolidators exist, and they are one of the greatest resources an agent can use to tip the playing field.
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The History on Airline Consolidators

As far as the travel industry is concerned, airline consolidators are a recent phenomenon. These companies have only been around for the last half century or so, but they have developed into an integral part of the industry. As part of a monthly series on airline consolidators, today we’ll be discussing the history behind them and why they can benefit travel agents.
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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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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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